Domestic Participants: Oct 12 2015 - Oct 25 2015
International Participants: Nov 1 2015 - Nov 25 2015 (includes teams consist of both international and domestic participants)
The link for registration for Domestic Participants will be uploaded on this website and facebook page on 12:00 Japan time (GMT+9) of October 12.
The link for registration for International Participants will be uploaded on this website and facebook page on 0:00 Japan time (GMT+9) of November 1.
During the registration period, all institutional teams, composite teams, and independent adjudicators are allowed to register.
Institutions that have successfully registered will be notified by the organizing committee by email.
<The requirement for high school student participants>
This year we would allow high school students to participate if they fulfill these conditions.
1. In a joint team with a university student, graduate student, or a person who graduated university that has experience in parliamentary debate (only up to one high school student per team)
2. Have participated in an international tournament of parliamentary debate in the past
3. Able to offer a judge that is a university student, graduate student, or a person who graduated university that has experience in parliamentary debate (will not allow high school students as judge)
If there are any questions, please contact the Domestic Liaison Officer, Chizuru Yamazaki(firstname.lastname@example.org).
<Registration for International Participants>
Please apply from the following links! The deadline is 23:59 of NOVEMBER 25TH in Japan time (GMT +9) Please keep in mind that the registration may close earlier than the
Now the registration for 25th ICU Tournament is open!deadline, because we introduce “first come first served” system for distributing slots.
For further information of 25th ICU Tournament, check the link below
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/icutournament?fref=ts&locale=ja_JP
<Application for the Subsidized Adjudicators>
In our attempt to providing qualified chair-judges in as many rooms as possible, we have set aside a substantial amount to subsidize 6-7 qualified judges from Asia and 3-4 from Japan.
Subsidies for international participants will cover the registration fee which includes accommodations, transportation, lunch tickets for three days and a break night ticket.
Subsidies for domestic judges will cover the whole registration fee which includes transportation, lunch tickets for three days and a break night ticket. In addition to this, if you are living apart from the venue, extra financial supports for transportation fee (up to 10,000 JPY) will be offered.
Don't miss this opportunity to participate in our tournament as a subsidized judge.
In order to apply, please send a copy of your debate and adjudication CV to by November 25, 2015. The subject of the e-mail should be “25th ICUT Subsidized Adjudicator Application”.
Dear international participants,
The deadline of payment and individual information is 12/20.
If YOU FAIL to send us the payment proof by 12/20, YOU MAY LOSE YOUR SLOT.
So, please be aware, YOU MUST MAKE THE PAYMENT BY 12/20!
If you are unable to do this by 12/20, please email to
※Please do not forget to email us the payment proof after you pay for the tournament. We will only regard that the payment process is over after we received the payment proof.
<Reminder: Domestic Participants>
(2)Personal Informationについて今大会ではレジ費入金確認後にPersonal Information（国内大会のアプリケーションフォームにあたるもの）を送らせていただいていたのですが、本日より以下に公開させていただきます。こちらの締め切りは【12月25日(金)23:59】迄となっております。期日が迫っておりますのでご注意ください。
<Personal Information: Domestic & Composite Teams>
Personal Informationの締め切りは明後日、【12月25日(金)23:59】迄となっております。提出をしていない団体様は期日が迫っておりますのでご注意ください。国内チーム・国内ジョイントチーム：https://docs.google.com/…/1gbWMZqjjREaz4RXd6I3C-HM…/viewform国内国際コンポジットチーム：https://docs.google.com/…/1SiYmWCjTLDUg1_9TMEjWKNa…/viewform特別な事情があり25日までに記入できないという団体様がいらっしゃいましたら、【12月25日(金)23:59】までに25thicutregister@gmail.comにご連絡ください。※Personal Informationに変更の可能性がございましたらその旨をフォームの中でお伝え下さい。※お手数をおかけいたしますが1チームにつき1フォームずつお送りください。宜しくお願いします。
To all participants of ICUT,
We are well aware of cancelling participating ICUT as a team or as a judge due to uncontrollable reasons.
We have supplied judges and reimbursed all of the money to all parties who have submitted cancellation to this day. We will still be accepting cancellation. However, due to financial reasons, it has become difficult for us to reimburse your participation fee.
We apologize for all the inconvenience this may cause and we appreciate your understanding. Thank you.
Below is the judge test for the 25th ICUT!!
Please watch the debate below and answer the questions on the form.
The deadline of this judge test is 3/16 23:59, in Japan Time(GMT+9)
If you are unable to submit the form by the deadline, you will be disqualified to participate as an judge, so please be on time.
Click the text link below to see the attached file. DO NOT CLICK THE BANNER BELOW TO SEE THE ADJ TEST. For whatever reason we do not know, Facebook does not show the correct links via the indicated link banner below and we are now trying to fix the problem.
The motion for the judge test is
THBT attempted crimes should have the same punishment as those that were successfully carried.
Thank you for your cooperations.
If you have any questions, please let us know.
We are looking forward to see you all in Tokyo!!
Adjudication Core of 25th ICUT
<Participants Check List>
To both domestic and international participants,
Here is the participants list of the 25th ICUT.
Please contact us to if there is any names missing or out of place.
Since we want to make this tournament fair as possible, we require all adjudicators to tell us the institution you are from and whether you have individual conflict with any of the teams above. Individual conflicts means any relationship that will make it difficult for you to have a fair decision (e.g. present or past lovers, enemies).
Please fill in this form by 3/19 23:59 Japan time.
We apologize for the deadline being very soon. We appreciate your understanding.
We want to know when debaters and adjudicators will arrive at the airport, so please fill in this form until March 18th.
If you have any questions feel free to ask.
International Liaison Officer of ICUT