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  THE NINTH INTERNATIONAL DEBATE ACADEMY SLOVENIA 2011
  & IDAS 2011 TOURNAMENT

  NOVEMBER 19-27 2011
  HOTEL SPIK, KRAJNSKA GORA, SLOVENIA


    SEE 2010 REPORTS AT
    http://internationaldebateacademy.blogspot.com/


    AND TOURNAMENT RESULTS AT
    http://debate.uvm.edu/usudc/idas2010/


    _IDAS GETS RESULTS..._
    Main Break Team at WUDC 2011
    Top Two ESL Speakers WUDC 2011
    ESL Finalist Team WUDC 2011
    2 Teams EFL Finals WUDC 2011
    TwoTied for Top EFL Speaker WUDC 2011
    3 Teams in EFL Semifinals WUDC 2011
    EUDC ESL Champions 2010
    5 EUDC Quarterfinal Teams 2010
    WUDC Top EFL Speaker 2010
    WUDC Top ESL Speaker 2010
    2 OF WUDC EFL Top Ten Speakers 2010
    4 OF WUDC ESL Top Ten Speakers 2010
    5 OF WUDC ESL Quarterfinal Teams 2010
    USU Semifinalist 2010
    5 USU Main Break Teams 2010


  LUXURIOUS HOTEL SPIK
  http://internationaldebateacademy.blogspot.com/2010/10/idas-2010-relocates-to-hotel-spik-in.html



    THE BEST IN WUDC/BP DEBATE INSTRUCTION AND COMPETITION


19-27 NOVEMBER 2011
Full program for students -- instruction, IDAS 2011 tournament
IDAS 2011 tournament for students -- tournament in Ljubljana at 
theFaculty of Administration-University of Ljubljana. 
<http://www.fu.uni-lj.si/en/>
Full program for trainers, teachers, coaches, club leaders, judges at 
any level in any debate format.

SPECIFIC DATES
Arrive in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia November 19 2011, dinner at 6 PM, 
program at 7 PM
Instruction in Hotel Spik November 20-24 2011
Transfer to Ljubljana morning 25 November 2011
IDAS tournament in Ljubljana afternoon 25-27 November 2011, ending at 3 PM


    APPLICATION FORMS DUE NOVEMBER 15 2011 AVAILABLE FORTOTAL PROGRAM
    <http://debate.uvm.edu/idasall[1].doc>ORJUST TOURNAMENT
    <http://debate.uvm.edu/idastourn[1].doc>


    NO SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION YET.

WHEN WE REACH OUR STUDENT CAPACITY NO ADDITIONAL APPLICATIONS WILL BE 
ACCEPTED!

Organized by:
ZIP -- Za in proti (ZIP), Pro et Contra, Institute for the Culture of 
Dialogue, Slovenia<http://www.zainproti.com/>
WDI -- World Debate Institute, University of Vermont 
<http://worlddebateinstitute.blogspot.com/>
Debate Clubs, University of Ljubljana <http://www.fu.uni-lj.si/en/>

2010 FACULTY

    * Zheng Bo, Director of Debate Peking University, China, WUDC
      breaking judge.
    * Stephen Boyle, USA/Ireland: Twice in WUDC elims, won Hart House,
      Yale and Irish Times as debater for University College Dublin and
      now debate coach at University of Vermont.
    * Loke Wing Fatt, Singapore: Well known Asian debate trainer, WUDC
      breaking judge, honorary professorship North-Eastern University
      China, SAID Singapore.
    * Gavin lllsley, Oxford, Stylus Communication.
    * Chris Langone, USA: Cornell University.
    * Dr. Steve Llano, USA: St. John's University, CA at numerous USA
      tournaments, breaking judge at USU.
    * Rhydian Morgan, UK: Chief Adjudicator and Finals judge at numerous
      tournaments, Welsh Debating Federation, World Debate Institute
      faculty 2008-09.
    * Maja Nenadovic, Croatia: Founder of several debating societies
      across Europe, currently busy with introducing debate to countries
      in the Western Balkans region, and with finishing her PhD in
      political science at the University of Amsterdam.
    * Thepparith Senamngern, Thailand: Assumption University, convener
      Bangkok WUDC & Thailand AUDC.
    * Dr. Alfred Snider, USA: Professor at University of Vermont,
      Director World Debate Institute, USA Coach of the Year, six recent
      debate textbooks, Convener 2009 & 2011 US Universities Debating
      Championship tournament, founder of IDAS.
    * Bojana Skrt, Slovenia: Director ZIP, three times WSDC EFL World
      Champion coach, 2010 ESL WSDC Champion coach, founder of IDAS.
    * Anne Valkering, Netherlands: WUDC ESL champion 2008; DCA Dutch
      Nationals 2009,Convener EUDC 2010, CA Bonaparte Debate Tournament
      2007, DCA Amsterdam Open 2008 and 2009, CA Sciences Po IV 2009.
    * Dr. Jaime Wright, USA: St. John's University, final round chair at
      numerous USA tournaments, PhD in Communication.

CURRICULUM

    * STUDENT TRAINING : Each Instruction day features a main lecture,
      exercise and drill sessions, and two complete critiqued practice
      debates. Many elective classes offered. Many training preparation
      sessions offered. Judge evaluation and training offered. Advanced,
      basic and beginner tracks available. The best way to get ready for
      WUDC in Botswana.
    * IDAS 2010 TRAINER PROGRAM
      The International Debate Academy Slovenia will be offering a
      special track for trainers, coaches and those interested in
      learning about how to train debaters and create debate
      organizations such as clubs, academic programs and leagues. The
      program will call upon the extensive experience of the faculty to
      provide specialized training, including: Basic debate training
      steps: observation, advice from experienced trainers and
      curriculum guides Judging: instruction, shadow judging, real
      judging experience Tournaments: hosting, administering, including
      tabulation software. Advanced debate training: observation, advice
      from experienced trainers, curriculum guides. Organizing:
      recruiting debaters, implementing training, scheduling meetings,
      publicity. Attendees will have a sample judging session every
      morning as well as a special training session in the afternoon.
      All events at the program will also be open to attendees.  Special
      needs and requests specific to individuals can be met if given
      advance notice.
    *

      TOURNAMENT: Sponsored by IDAS, ZIP and hosted by Faculty of
      Administration University of Ljubljana. Six preliminary rounds and
      semifinals in the WUDC format. No team caps as of now. Convener is
      Bojana Skrt, Chief Adjudicator is Alfred Snider.

      COST

      IN 2010 - 250 Euros for full program, 60 Euros for tournament. IN
      2011 - FULL COST POSTED SOON.
      Fees: Includes all meals, double rooms, instructional materials,
      transportation from Ormoz to Ljubljana, and social activities.
      Accommodations: Rooms and full meals provided in Ormoz and
      Ljubljana. In Ljubljana we will be staying at Dijas(ki dom
      Bez(igrad,www.ddb.si <http://www.ddb.si/>. Social activities each
      evening. Limited crash available for tournament.

Financial Disclosure: IDAS is a non-profit program, trainers are not 
paid, trainer travel is not reimbursed, participation fees pay for 
attendee expenses of rooms and food only, trainer accommodations and 
food and other costs are covered by ZIP.

Social Events: We will have frequent social events, including the 
country exhibition, the Kitch Party (bring your ugly clothing, then 
trade it), swimming party (indoor pool), and more. We will not 
distribute alcohol to attendees out of the workshop fees. ZIP will seek 
soft drinks-beer-wine sponsors. We prioritize scholarships for attendees 
over alcohol. We want as many people as possible to join the program.


      Website:_http://debate.uvm.edu/idas.html_
      Blogsite:_http://internationaldebateacademy.blogspot.com/_

Organizing Committee:
Director of the Academy: Bojana Skrt, ZIP,[log in to unmask] 
<mailto:[log in to unmask]>
Head of Training: Alfred C. Snider, World Debate Institute, University 
of Vermont,[log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]>

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