Team Overview for team - Warwick Computing Society 2008 (Composite Teams)

Speakers: Zal Shukla and Tristan Goss

Round 1

Motion: THW offer drug and alcohol addicts substantial cash payments in return for agreeing to undergo sterilisation

Venue: 1095 (Ground Floor)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening Government- Warwick Computing Society 2008 (Composite Teams)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)4th (3 points, 155 speaks)5th (8 points, 638 speaks)
Opening Opposition- Team Remonyo (Composite Teams)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)11th (2 points, 151 speaks)21st (5 points, 572 speaks)
Closing GovernmentKES Let it Be (King Edward VI School)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)18th (1 points, 148 speaks)24th (4 points, 573 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWING C (Swing Teams)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)24th (0 points, 145 speaks)16th (6 points, 593 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Ali MasoudiSWING C73
Ivan ZheludevKES Let it Be74
James NashSWING C72
Janine Malang- Team Remonyo75
Joe SmithKES Let it Be74
Missie Muñoz- Team Remonyo76
Tristan Goss- Warwick Computing Society 200877
Zal Shukla- Warwick Computing Society 200878

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAlex HarrisUniversity College London (UCL)
PanelistBrendan HickmanUnaffiliated Judges (N/A)

Round 2

Motion: THBT major news-media organisations should not interview people with views outside the consensus of the scientific community

Venue: 1163 (Ground Floor)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening Government- Judging Revenge (Composite Teams)Third15th (3 points, 153 speaks)8th (4 points, 309 speaks)12th (7 points, 615 speaks)
Opening Opposition- Warwick Computing Society 2008 (Composite Teams)Second24th (3 points, 155 speaks)3rd (5 points, 319 speaks)5th (8 points, 638 speaks)
Closing GovernmentMDU Taylor Swift Tribute Band (Manchester Debating Union)Fourth05th (3 points, 153 speaks)15th (3 points, 299 speaks)19th (5 points, 593 speaks)
Closing OppositionCAMB TM (Cambridge Union Society)First33rd (3 points, 156 speaks)2nd (6 points, 323 speaks)4th (9 points, 646 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
David Michael HoweMDU Taylor Swift Tribute Band74
Jasper RobinsonMDU Taylor Swift Tribute Band72
Mark Graymead- Judging Revenge77
Michael Dunn GoekjianCAMB TM85
Ryan Spracklin- Judging Revenge79
Thomas SimpsonCAMB TM82
Tristan Goss- Warwick Computing Society 200880
Zal Shukla- Warwick Computing Society 200884

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairEleanor AngwinUnaffiliated Judges (N/A)
PanelistGemma StenningKing Edward VI School (KES)

Round 3

Motion: THBT men should take no active role in the womens liberation movement

Venue: 1111 (Ground Floor)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentCAMB RK (Cambridge Union Society)First31st (6 points, 327 speaks)1st (9 points, 493 speaks)1st (11 points, 652 speaks)
Opening Opposition- Plato's Academy B (Composite Teams)Second24th (5 points, 316 speaks)2nd (7 points, 477 speaks)9th (7 points, 623 speaks)
Closing Government- Warwick Computing Society 2008 (Composite Teams)Third13rd (5 points, 319 speaks)7th (6 points, 477 speaks)5th (8 points, 638 speaks)
Closing OppositionCAMB TM (Cambridge Union Society)Fourth02nd (6 points, 323 speaks)6th (6 points, 480 speaks)4th (9 points, 646 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
John Harper- Plato's Academy B82
Kitty Parker-BrookesCAMB RK84
Michael Dunn GoekjianCAMB TM78
Ross Allan- Plato's Academy B79
Ruby HolmesCAMB RK82
Thomas SimpsonCAMB TM79
Tristan Goss- Warwick Computing Society 200878
Zal Shukla- Warwick Computing Society 200880

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAlex HarrisUniversity College London (UCL)
PanelistAlex CavellUnaffiliated Judges (N/A)

Round 4

Motion: TH, as a developing state, would ignore all international patent and copyright treaties

Venue: 1113 (Ground Floor)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentUCL Athens (University College London)Fourth08th (6 points, 466 speaks)15th (6 points, 605 speaks)15th (6 points, 605 speaks)
Opening OppositionCAMB TM (Cambridge Union Society)First36th (6 points, 480 speaks)4th (9 points, 646 speaks)4th (9 points, 646 speaks)
Closing GovernmentOX Eh? (Oxford Union)Third113th (5 points, 456 speaks)14th (6 points, 609 speaks)14th (6 points, 609 speaks)
Closing Opposition- Warwick Computing Society 2008 (Composite Teams)Second27th (6 points, 477 speaks)5th (8 points, 638 speaks)5th (8 points, 638 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Alpha LeeOX Eh?77
Jon LoOX Eh?76
Katie ShieldsUCL Athens69
Michael Dunn GoekjianCAMB TM83
Tena NevidalUCL Athens70
Thomas SimpsonCAMB TM83
Tristan Goss- Warwick Computing Society 200880
Zal Shukla- Warwick Computing Society 200881

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAlex CavellUnaffiliated Judges (N/A)
PanelistDeclan LeahyManchester Debating Union (MDU)
PanelistJamie HannaUnaffiliated Judges (N/A)