The Rhetorica debate club, situated in Maastricht, will be visiting the session to give an extensive workshop on debating. Delegates will be informed about topics such as speeching, finding the core-clash and forming an argument.

The main trainer is Hanneke Bermans (NL), who is a World Finalist in Debating, won best European speaker and debated for many years. Currently, she trains Rhetorica teams for competitions.

The other trainer is Christopher Smith (UK/AT) who has competed for Warwick University for 5 years where he was also on the Board of the debating society and he has competed both with the UK debating scene as well as internationally. This winter he is going to the World Championships.

Finally, there is Michelle Johnsson (SE) who participated at the European Championship in Belgrade this summer and Caspar Keizer (NL) who also has competed both at the European Championships as well as several other international competitions. He is also going to the World Championships this winter.

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