Yuvaan’19 in collaboration with Sahitya, the literary society of DTU presents - Socratic Circle - a debating experience where you will witness a battle of wits, a platform where you can show-off the power of your mind and the sharpness of your tongue, an environment where language and intellectual honesty are valued.
“Don’t raise your voice, improve your argument.” Gear up to Debate it Off! Rules and Regulations
Team Size : Solo No of Rounds : 2
Round 1: EXTEMPORE1.The topics will be given on the spot.2.The participants will be given 5 minutes to think on the topic 3.The participants have to speak on the topic for minimum 2 minutes.
Round 2 : TURNCOAT 1. The topic will be given after qualifying the first round. Participants will be given 5 minutes to prepare and 3 minutes to speak.2. The participants will have to switch from for the motion to against the motion and vice-versa as soon as the bell rings. 3. The bell can ring as many times as the judges decide.
GENERAL RULES :1. Only language allowed is English.2. Decisions taken by the judges will be final and binding.3. Use of obscenity/profanity is not allowed. 4. Participants are required to be present at least 15 minutes prior to the start.5. Participants will be penalized for exceeding time limit.
Date : 18 January 2019Venue : Delhi Technological University
Registration fee : Rs 50/- per person Prizes worth 15k to be won
For queries, contact Prateek Verma firstname.lastname@example.org