PRAGUE MODEL CONGRESS

21-23 June
2019

(Debate Training Version)


International U.S. Congress Simulation in Prague

Understanding America Is More Important Than Ever

The American Dream is broken. Inequality, insecurity, and ignorance are on the rise. As the authoritarian regimes expand their power, the world gets darker.

Are we nearing the end of 'Pax Americana'?

Combining Concepts for Better Learning

Come to an innovative project that combines elements of popular educational activities such as model conferences, competitive debating, public speaking, and essay writing.

The upcoming edition is called the Debate Training Version. It focuses on developing crucial debate skills such as delivery, style, deeper argumentation, precise responding, and productive research. Practice debates follow.

All participants get fully involved and learn further from feedback, preparatory materials, and workshops.

DEBATE

Build impeccable arguments with strong logical analysis and clear structure.

Become confident and convincing in presenting to varied audiences.

NEGOTIATE

Master the art of diplomacy and deal making. Turn your opponents into supporters in formal as well as informal discussions.

LEAD

Get leadership experience by taking initiative. Attract others to your vision. Acquire important insights into the decision making process.

NETWORK

From Lobbying Lunches to Social Events, each Conference day provides excellent opportunities to meet new people from different countries.

RESEARCH

Advance your understanding of politics, economics, international relations, diplomacy, finance, and many related areas.

Refine your independent research skills.

EXPLORE

Prague offers famous sights such as Prague Castle or Charles Bridge. You can also make trips around - Vienna, Berlin, Dresden, Krakow...

More About PMC

COMMITTEES


PMC simulates four real Committees of the U.S. House of Representatives:

BUDGET
COMMITTEE

Protectionism Versus Free Trade - Does America First Also Mean America Alone?

Diplomats Versus Bullets - Reallocation of National Resources and Interests

EDUCATION AND
LABOR COMMITTEE

New Economic Realities - Robotization, Automation, and Universal Basic Income

Preparing for the Unknown - Reforming Education for the Future

FOREIGN AFFAIRS
COMMITTEE

Identifying Threats - China's Rising Economic and Military Power

Capturing Opportunities - Booming Africa

JOINT ECONOMIC
COMMITTEE

Boosting Growth or Inequality? - Trump's Radical Corporate Tax Cuts

Energy Security - Technology and Environment

BRIEF SCHEDULE

Jun 21

FRIDAY

COMMITTEES
IN SESSION

16:30
Introductory Workshop
& Preparation

17:30
Practice Debate I

21:00
Social Event
(optional)

Jun 22

SATURDAY

COMMITTEES
IN SESSION

09:00
Committees in Session

14:00
Committees in Session

21:00
Social Event
(optional)

Jun 23

SUNDAY

PRACTICE
DEBATES

09:00
Practice Debate II

16:30
Official Anti-Government Demonstration at Letna
(optional)

Jun 24

MONDAY

SIGHTSEEING
& TRIPS

You may use this extra day to explore Prague or make trips to interesting places or cities nearby.

We are happy to help you with planning.


Full Schedule