GSIS hosts the 9th HKSDPSC Senior Debating Championships - German Swiss International School 德瑞國際學校

GSIS hosts the 9th HKSDPSC Senior Debating Championships

15 September 2014 General

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GSIS is proud to host the 9th HKSDPSC Senior Debating Championships in the newly opened Middle Building.

Round 1 – Semifinals:

Date: Saturday, 20 September 2014
Time: 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
Venue: Middle Building (Ingrid Buchholtz hall and class rooms)

Grand Final:

Date: Tuesday, 30 September 2014
Time: 4:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Venue: Middle Building (Ingrid Buchholtz hall)

34 teams from schools all over Hong Kong will compete in this championship, applying the World Schools Style Debating format i.e. 6 min speeches and 3 min reply speeches. GSIS will be presented by two 2 teams made up of students from Y11, 12 and 13.

Topics like the taxing of e-cigarettes, the use of drone strikes in the Middle East and whether developing countries should support commercial surrogacy will be covered.

GSIS students and parents are welcome to attend the event.