Results and motions from the Joint-University Debating Championship 2016.
Champion: CUHK B (Clemence Yung and Ooi Hon-Son)
GF Best Speaker: Ooi Hon-Son (CUHK B)
Top 10 Speakers
|Rank||Speaker Score||Name||Team Name|
|1||389||Paul Lau||HKU C|
|2||383||Sabrina Cheng||HKU C|
|3||378||Bethan Nankivell||City U B|
|4||377||Ooi Hon-son||CUHK B|
|5||376||Kenneth Yu||City U A|
|6||375||Vanessa Wei||UST C|
|6||375||Nelson Lam||CUHK A|
|8||374||Baron Kwan||City U A|
|8||374||Joshua Yueng||CUHK A|
|8||374||Yutai Satake||CUHK C|
R1: THBT online search engines should inform the authorities about suicide searches.
R2: THW ban religious organisations from providing conversion therapy to LGBT people.
R3: THW allow individuals to sell their votes.
R4: THBT full equality between the sexes requires the complete abolition of femininity and masculinity.
R5: THW create state supported citizen vigilante units to police crime in areas of high organised crime practice.
SF: THW destroy your research.
[Strong AI refers to a stage in robotics technology when robots CANNOT be distinguished from humans in their cognitive abilities, language abilities, and processing capacities. They are capable of making modifications to themselves INDEPENDENTLY of human scientists.]
[You are a scientist who has exclusively invented Strong AI in your research. You know for certain that if you destroy the research, NO ONE will ever invent Strong AI again.]
GF: THW use violence to advance their political causes.