Pan American Universities/CPUD


23-25 January 2015

University of Miami, Florida

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University student debaters from the western hemisphere are invited. The tournament will use the rules and format of the World Universities Debating Championship. These can be found, in both Spanish and English, at

The tournament will have six preliminary debates and an appropriate number of elimination debates leading to Pan American champions in two divisions, Spanish language and English language.

The tournament is sponsored by the World Debate Institute ( ) and hosted by the University of Miami (


Conveners: David L. Steinberg & Randll Martinez, Miami

Chief Adjudicators: To Be Announced

Pan American Universities Debate Championship - Campeonato Universitario Panamericano de Debate - 2015

The Western Hemisphere has two great debating languages and debating communities, now united!