Team Overview for team - R & D (Open Teams)

Speakers: Dafydd Foster Davies and Rhys Steele

Round 1

Motion: THW require all news media organisations to select and publicly state a political affiliation

Venue: -1.72 (Dungeons)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentBRIS A (University of Bristol)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)15th (1 points, 152 speaks)12th (6 points, 609 speaks)
Opening OppositionBATH to Victory (Bath University Debating Society)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)10th (2 points, 153 speaks)22nd (4 points, 590 speaks)
Closing GovernmentWAR B (Warwick)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)23rd (0 points, 143 speaks)19th (5 points, 585 speaks)
Closing Opposition- R & D (Open Teams)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)3rd (3 points, 159 speaks)7th (8 points, 629 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Abena KusiWAR B72
Arissa Rachel JamesBRIS A77
Arjun PopatBRIS A75
Dafydd Foster Davies- R & D79
Davis MusuugaBATH to Victory77
Rhys Steele- R & D80
Sam TickleBATH to Victory76
Yu Shing HungWAR B71

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairBen ShawGUU (GUU)
PanelistSravyaIndependant (IND)
PanelistEmma MeadowsCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistJoel RichardsonKings College London (KCL)

Round 2

Motion: THBT Western Liberal Democracies should drastically reallocate funds from development aid budgets to research into Neglected Tropical Diseases

Venue: -1.56 (Dungeons)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWING Blue Kip (Swing Teams)Fourth07th (3 points, 151 speaks)13th (3 points, 302 speaks)18th (5 points, 589 speaks)
Opening OppositionBRIS C (University of Bristol)Second211th (2 points, 152 speaks)7th (4 points, 312 speaks)3rd (10 points, 632 speaks)
Closing Government- R & D (Open Teams)Third13rd (3 points, 159 speaks)6th (4 points, 314 speaks)7th (8 points, 629 speaks)
Closing Opposition- Gaysian (Open Teams)First34th (3 points, 155 speaks)2nd (6 points, 316 speaks)2nd (10 points, 643 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Dafydd Foster Davies- R & D77
Joseph LimBRIS C80
Luke KoskyBRIS C80
Matt CullenSWING Blue Kip76
Matt Hankin- Gaysian81
Michael HughesSWING Blue Kip75
Rhys Steele- R & D78
Sarah Tay- Gaysian80

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairNick ZervoudisIndependant (IND)
PanelistAion FeehanECP (ECP)
PanelistEmma MeadowsCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistJoel RichardsonKings College London (KCL)

Round 3

Motion: THBT the International Monetary Fund should require states in need of Bailouts to provide collateral (e.g. Mining rights, land, shares in privatised assets)

Venue: -1.56 (Dungeons)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentBRIS B (University of Bristol)Third114th (3 points, 300 speaks)15th (4 points, 456 speaks)17th (5 points, 605 speaks)
Opening Opposition- R & D (Open Teams)Second26th (4 points, 314 speaks)7th (6 points, 472 speaks)7th (8 points, 629 speaks)
Closing GovernmentBRIS C (University of Bristol)First37th (4 points, 312 speaks)4th (7 points, 473 speaks)3rd (10 points, 632 speaks)
Closing OppositionBRIS A (University of Bristol)Fourth08th (4 points, 310 speaks)14th (4 points, 457 speaks)12th (6 points, 609 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Arissa Rachel JamesBRIS A74
Arjun PopatBRIS A73
Bhavya JhaveriBRIS B77
Dafydd Foster Davies- R & D79
Isabella CraigBRIS B79
Joseph LimBRIS C80
Luke KoskyBRIS C81
Rhys Steele- R & D79

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairNick ZervoudisIndependant (IND)
PanelistAion FeehanECP (ECP)
PanelistEd MasonCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistHenry AtkinsonCardiff University (CARD)

Round 4

Motion: THBT Norway should back off from oil drilling in the Arctic

Venue: -1.77 (Dungeons)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening Government- R & D (Open Teams)Second27th (6 points, 472 speaks)7th (8 points, 629 speaks)7th (8 points, 629 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWING ing in the rain (Swing Teams)Third18th (6 points, 454 speaks)10th (7 points, 604 speaks)10th (7 points, 604 speaks)
Closing GovernmentEXE Sexe On Fire (Exeter)Fourth09th (6 points, 443 speaks)15th (6 points, 590 speaks)15th (6 points, 590 speaks)
Closing OppositionBRIS C (University of Bristol)First34th (7 points, 473 speaks)3rd (10 points, 632 speaks)3rd (10 points, 632 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Bella RecordEXE Sexe On Fire73
Chiara AlessandriSWING ing in the rain76
Dafydd Foster Davies- R & D78
Jamie BarkerEXE Sexe On Fire74
Joseph LimBRIS C79
Luke KoskyBRIS C80
Rhys Steele- R & D79
Sophie JohnstoneSWING ing in the rain74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairMartin DevenneyIndependant (IND)
PanelistJoe OsborneSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistKatrin FallmannWarwick (WAR)
PanelistRaluca VacaruUCL (UCL)