Welcome to Jacobs Open 2012 taking place on the beautiful campus of Jacobs University Bremen this spring from April 13 to April 15, 2012. The organizational team has been working very hard to make this tournament a memorable event for you. We hope you will enjoy the debates as well as the welcoming atmosphere of our international university. This website will be uploaded with more information as we get closer to the tournament. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also find us on facebook (http://www.facebook.com/groups/323694340985603/)Overview:Date: 13-15 April 2012Venue: Jacobs University Bremen, Bremen GermanyRegistration fee: 45 Euro per debater, 10 Euro per adjudicatorFee includes: all meals, two great social events and crash accommodation if necessaryTeam cap: 32 teams (n-1 rule for adjudicators applies)5 preliminary rounds, 7 minute speeches, break to Semi-FinalsChief Adjudicator:Dessislava Kirova- CA at ZEIT-Debatte Stuttgart 2011 and several smaller tournaments- Winner ZEIT-Debatte Tübingen 2010- ESL-Quarter-Finalist EUDC Galway 2011- ESL-Finalist WUDC Manila 2012Moreover, she will be CA at the ZEIT-Debatte in Münster this year.