Team Overview for team IMPERIAL '); DROP TABLE teamnames (Imperial College London)

Speakers: Angus Morrson and Sven De Causmaecker

Round 1

Motion: THW officially recognise Scientology as a religion

Venue: Primary Room A (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentWARWICK Walkies in West Wales (University of Warwick)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)4th (3 points, 157 speaks)9th (7 points, 625 speaks)
Opening OppositionCOMP Warcards (Composite Teams)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)22nd (0 points, 147 speaks)14th (6 points, 598 speaks)
Closing GovernmentIMPERIAL '); DROP TABLE teamnames (Imperial College London)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)10th (2 points, 154 speaks)12th (6 points, 606 speaks)
Closing OppositionLIV FC (University of Liverpool)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)16th (1 points, 150 speaks)11th (6 points, 612 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Abi PalmerCOMP Warcards73
Alistair CraigLIV FC75
Angus MorrsonIMPERIAL '); DROP TABLE teamnames78
Elle FlemingLIV FC75
George BainbridgeWARWICK Walkies in West Wales79
Rachel WarrenCOMP Warcards74
Sarah McConaghyWARWICK Walkies in West Wales78
Sven De CausmaeckerIMPERIAL '); DROP TABLE teamnames76

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairMichael KearyUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistGemma TuckwoodSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistCaitlin JonesBristol University (BRISTOL)
PanelistHayley MylesUnaffiliated (N/A)

Round 2

Motion: TH regrets the popularisation and commercialisation of counter-cultural or oppositional sub-genres of music (e.g Gangsta Rap or Punk music)

Venue: South Room 5 (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentIMPERIAL '); DROP TABLE teamnames (Imperial College London)Third110th (2 points, 154 speaks)14th (3 points, 303 speaks)12th (6 points, 606 speaks)
Opening OppositionWARWICK Toby Almy is not edgy (University of Warwick)First38th (2 points, 163 speaks)3rd (5 points, 323 speaks)2nd (10 points, 649 speaks)
Closing GovernmentBHAM Thomas (University of Birmingham)Second215th (1 points, 157 speaks)10th (3 points, 314 speaks)8th (7 points, 627 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWAN #DefendRaja (Swansea University)Fourth014th (2 points, 138 speaks)23rd (2 points, 278 speaks)15th (6 points, 578 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Angus MorrsonIMPERIAL '); DROP TABLE teamnames75
Ben FalknerSWAN #DefendRaja70
Edward ManceyWARWICK Toby Almy is not edgy80
James BowkerBHAM Thomas78
Jamie BatchelorBHAM Thomas79
Lachlan SwainSWAN #DefendRaja70
Sven De CausmaeckerIMPERIAL '); DROP TABLE teamnames74
Tito SarrionandiaWARWICK Toby Almy is not edgy80

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAlice Coombes-HuntleyBristol University (BRISTOL)
PanelistCraig McDonaldCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistCaitlin JonesBristol University (BRISTOL)
PanelistJames HullahUnaffiliated (N/A)

Round 3

Motion: Upon the creation of strong AI, THW hardwire AI units with an unassailable and unalterable moral code

Venue: South Room 1 (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentBRISTOL Zaney and Cray (Bristol University)Third112th (3 points, 306 speaks)16th (4 points, 455 speaks)13th (6 points, 606 speaks)
Opening OppositionIMPERIAL '); DROP TABLE teamnames (Imperial College London)First314th (3 points, 303 speaks)8th (6 points, 460 speaks)12th (6 points, 606 speaks)
Closing GovernmentULU Eleanor's Oppressed Penguins (University of London Union)Second27th (4 points, 313 speaks)7th (6 points, 466 speaks)5th (8 points, 622 speaks)
Closing OppositionCOMP Warcards (Composite Teams)Fourth011th (3 points, 308 speaks)18th (3 points, 447 speaks)14th (6 points, 598 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Abi PalmerCOMP Warcards69
Angus MorrsonIMPERIAL '); DROP TABLE teamnames78
Hassan Bin ShaheenULU Eleanor's Oppressed Penguins76
James MacraeBRISTOL Zaney and Cray75
John TsopanisULU Eleanor's Oppressed Penguins77
Rachel WarrenCOMP Warcards70
Sven De CausmaeckerIMPERIAL '); DROP TABLE teamnames79
Zeynep GunesBRISTOL Zaney and Cray74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairRichard CoatesUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistMartin KearyUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistSofi NewshamUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistCraig McDonaldCardiff University (CARD)

Round 4

Motion: In all western liberal democracies, This House Would ban gay conversion therapy

Venue: Modern Languages Room (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentBHAM Thomas (University of Birmingham)Third16th (6 points, 472 speaks)8th (7 points, 627 speaks)8th (7 points, 627 speaks)
Opening OppositionULU Eleanor's Oppressed Penguins (University of London Union)Second27th (6 points, 466 speaks)5th (8 points, 622 speaks)5th (8 points, 622 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCOMP Peace in our time (Composite Teams)First33rd (7 points, 479 speaks)3rd (10 points, 640 speaks)3rd (10 points, 640 speaks)
Closing OppositionIMPERIAL '); DROP TABLE teamnames (Imperial College London)Fourth08th (6 points, 460 speaks)12th (6 points, 606 speaks)12th (6 points, 606 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Angus MorrsonIMPERIAL '); DROP TABLE teamnames73
Hassan Bin ShaheenULU Eleanor's Oppressed Penguins79
James BowkerBHAM Thomas77
James WoodCOMP Peace in our time82
Jamie BatchelorBHAM Thomas78
John TsopanisULU Eleanor's Oppressed Penguins77
Kate BrooksCOMP Peace in our time79
Sven De CausmaeckerIMPERIAL '); DROP TABLE teamnames73

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAlice Coombes-HuntleyBristol University (BRISTOL)
PanelistToby AlmyBristol University (BRISTOL)
PanelistMichael KearyUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistMark EasthamUnaffiliated (N/A)