Australasian Public Speaking Championships
The Australasian Public Speaking Championships distinguishes itself as the foremost public speaking competition tailored for middle and high school students throughout the expansive Asia Pacific region. Employing the Modified WIDPSC format, commonly referred to as Modified Worlds, this annual event unfurls with participants immersing themselves in a captivating trio of public speaking categories: Impromptu Speaking, Interpretive Reading, and Persuasive Speaking. This three-pronged methodology introduces a multifaceted element to the competition, urging students to demonstrate their expertise across diverse facets of effective communication. Drawing participants from a myriad of nations, including Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, China, South Korea, Japan, Indonesia, the Philippines, Vietnam, and Thailand, the competition consistently assembles a varied cohort of over 100 students. Over time, it has transformed into a significant platform dedicated to nurturing eloquence, linguistic finesse, and other indispensable communication skills.
02 Mar 2024 - 03 Mar 2024
08:00 AM - 06:30 PM
(GMT +8) Singapore
📍 Online | Slack and Zoom
Junior & Senior (elementary, middle, high school)
Asia Pacific region
Previous editions of this event have been participated by various institutions, including:
Setting the stage for the minds of tomorrow.
By setting a stage that encourages intellectual curiosity and creativity, Australasian Public Speaking Championships empower young minds to become the changemakers of the future. It allows for the cultivation of critical thinking, problem-solving, and communication skills. Participants learn to think on their feet and adapt to changing circumstances with grace and poise. These invaluable skills extend far beyond the debate stage, preparing them for success in all aspects of life.