Robert served on the Equity Team at Dutch WUDC, Australs 2017, UADC 2017, Asia BP 2016 and 2017, and on the EUDC Equity Appeals team 2017 and 2018. He was the Chair of the WUDC Council, 2017, the President of the Australasian Intervarsity Debating Association 2016/1, and the Inaugural Vice-President of the Australian Debating Council, 2019.
As a speaker, Robert was an Octo-finalist at Cape Town WUDC and Malaysia Australs 2018 and Quarter-finalist at the Australian BP Debating Championships (“Sydney Mini”) 2018, the Champion of the New Zealand Sports Motion IV 2018 and the Commonwealth Debating Championships 2014.
As a judge, Robert has judged the open Semis at WUDC 2017 and Australs 2017. He has judged the ESL Quarterfinals at EUDC 2017 and 2018, the EFL Grand Final at the Asian BP Championships 2017, and the Grand Final of the Australian National Championships (“Easters”) 2019. Overall he’s broken as a judge in over 50 competitions in 14 countries across Asia and Europe.