Team Overview for team COMP Warcards (Composite Teams)

Speakers: Rachel Warren and Abi Palmer

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: History Room (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentCOMP Warcards (Composite Teams)First322nd (0 points, 147 speaks)11th (3 points, 308 speaks)14th (6 points, 598 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWING Miriam + Huldah (Swing Teams)Second220th (1 points, 137 speaks)18th (3 points, 286 speaks)20th (5 points, 562 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSWAN Seriously though, Free Justin Bieber (Swansea University)Third122nd (0 points, 147 speaks)24th (1 points, 295 speaks)17th (5 points, 585 speaks)
Closing OppositionCOMP 2gen (Composite Teams)Fourth021st (1 points, 132 speaks)26th (1 points, 265 speaks)24th (4 points, 541 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Abi PalmerCOMP Warcards81
Huldah Knox-ThomasSWING Miriam + Huldah74
Jane TurnerCOMP 2gen63
Miriam SugdenSWING Miriam + Huldah75
Rachel WarrenCOMP Warcards80
Rebecca HindhaughCOMP 2gen70
Rhydian MorrisSWAN Seriously though, Free Justin Bieber73
Richard von GladwellSWAN Seriously though, Free Justin Bieber75

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairOllie NewlanUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistIgnacio Zinser StainesUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistMark EasthamUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistTom TrevsUnaffiliated (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: Maths Room (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWAN Seriously though, Free Justin Bieber (Swansea University)Second219th (3 points, 439 speaks)17th (5 points, 585 speaks)17th (5 points, 585 speaks)
Opening OppositionCARD On time, honest (Cardiff University)Third121st (3 points, 427 speaks)22nd (4 points, 570 speaks)22nd (4 points, 570 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCOMP Warcards (Composite Teams)First318th (3 points, 447 speaks)14th (6 points, 598 speaks)14th (6 points, 598 speaks)
Closing OppositionCOMP University of Pyongyang A (Composite Teams)Fourth015th (4 points, 457 speaks)21st (4 points, 597 speaks)21st (4 points, 597 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Abi PalmerCOMP Warcards75
Egle GradeckaiteCARD On time, honest72
Ioan NascuCOMP University of Pyongyang A70
Owen YeoCOMP University of Pyongyang A70
Rachel WarrenCOMP Warcards76
Rhydian MorrisSWAN Seriously though, Free Justin Bieber73
Richard von GladwellSWAN Seriously though, Free Justin Bieber73
Sally MannanCARD On time, honest71

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairCaitlin JonesBristol University (BRISTOL)
PanelistLamia LoukilUniversity of Warwick (WARWICK)
PanelistLouise DoughtyUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistTom TrevsUnaffiliated (N/A)