JASON O. CHAN
Debate Coach and Public Speaker
Jason is a former selector of the HK Debate Team and lecturer on adjudication for the HK Secondary School Debating Competition. He aspires to make high-quality debating more accessible to students and educators.
“With Jason’s step-by-step explanation, many learners have shown interest in debating. He is able to guide learners to see the beauty of debating.”
~Miss Yip (Carmel Pak U Secondary School)
Jason represented the university 5 times to speak/judge at the most prestigious World's Universities Debating Championships in Malaysia, Greece, Netherlands, South Korea(online), and Belgrade(online).
He taught debate/public speaking in 18 different schools and organizations, including but not limited to Diocesan Boys' School and the Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education.
In his 6 years of teaching career, Jason coached 260+ students from primary to post-graduate level.
Jason has judged 19 out rounds of local and international tournaments, such as the Semi-Finals of the World's Individual Public Speaking and Debating Competition(Debating Category) in 2015.
His students reached to the Finals/Grand Finals in HKSSDC 7 times between 2020-2022.
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Crave to be better public speakers? Want to be more persuasive? Desire to improve on argumentative essays? Jason conducts talks and workshops on public speaking, debating, critical thinking, and problem-solving for schools and businesses.
Need a debate/public speaking coach? Jason offers group and 1-on-1 coaching services on debating and public speaking. He also assists clients on executive presentations, elevator pitches, and other speaking events.
Are you looking for an experienced adjudicator for your debate match? Jason has judged the Grand Finals of over ten local tournaments, including the Joint Universities Debating Championship and New York Times Challenge. He is familiar with World's Schools, British Parliamentary, HKSSDC, and Asian Parliamentary debating format.