Previous Debates

Are you with writing books for profit or as a tool for knowledge?

31 Oct 2018
  • Sharjah Expo Book Fair
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM


  • Saed Al Khouri
  • Nouf Ismail
  • Shahad Al Abdouli
  • Alia Al Hazami
  • Mohammed Al Serkal
  • Noura Al Dhanhani

Judges Details

  • Her Excellency Eman bin Al Shaiba
  • Professor Nouf Al Mousa

Summary of Debate

This debate was held as a highlight side event in the opening of Sharjah Expo Book Fair. The purpose of having a debate as a sideline event to the Sharjah Expo Book Fair was to highlight the big role Youth have in the intellectual and academic world. By ensuring the involvement of Youth, we maintain the connection they have with the written world. The topic revolved around the purpose and reason behind writing books. Some enter this field in hopes of making a profit, while others enter this field for knowledge. The debate was attended by Her Excellency Noura Al Nooman, His Excellency, His Excellency Marwan bin Jasim Al Serkal, His Excellency Jasim Al Blooshi and Her Excellency Nada Al Naqbi.