CHAMPIONSHIP EVENT

Birmingham 2018

04 Jul 2018

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09:30-10:00 REGISTRATION & COFFEE

10:05-10:15 WELCOME

10:20-11:30 ROUND 1

"We should accept the risk inherent in contact sports"

GROUP 1

FOR:

Leicester Grammar School

AGAINST:

Tudor Grange Academy Solihull

CHAIR

JUDGES

Nick Hillman
Higher Education Policy Institute

Michael Olatokun
The Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law

Vanessa Pupavac
University of Nottingham

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

GROUP 2

FOR:

Alcester Grammar School

AGAINST:

Joseph Chamberlain Sixth Form College

CHAIR

JUDGES

Jonathan Hurlow
Birmingham & Solihull NHS Mental Health Foundation Trust

Jean Templeton
St Basils

Glynne Williams
University of Leicester

11:30-11:40 CHANGEOVER

11:40-12:50 ROUND 2

"Monuments to controversial historical figures should remain"

GROUP 2

FOR:

Joseph Chamberlain Sixth Form College

AGAINST:

King Edward VI Aston School

CHAIR

JUDGES

Jonathan Hurlow
Birmingham & Solihull NHS Mental Health Foundation Trust

Jacqui Kennedy
Birmingham City Council

Jean Templeton
St Basils

12:50-13:50 LUNCH

14:00-15:10 ROUND 3

"Humanity should fear advances in artificial intelligence"

GROUP 1

FOR:

King Edward VI Handsworth Grammar School for Boys

AGAINST:

Leicester Grammar School

CHAIR

JUDGES

Helene Guldberg
Open University; spiked

Sima Kotecha
BBC

Michael Olatokun
The Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law

GROUP 2

FOR:

King Edward VI Aston School

AGAINST:

Alcester Grammar School

CHAIR

JUDGES

Jonathan Hurlow
Birmingham & Solihull NHS Mental Health Foundation Trust

Glynne Williams
University of Leicester

15:10-15:40 TEA & COFFEE

15:40-17:00 FINAL

"Populism is a threat to democracy"

FOR:

WINNER OF GROUP 1

AGAINST:

WINNER OF GROUP 2

CHAIR

JUDGES

Sima Kotecha
BBC

Vanessa Pupavac
University of Nottingham

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

ALL INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

17:00-17:30 PRESENTATIONS & CLOSING COMMENTS

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