IWPS is a four-day poetry festival, where the 72 best poets in the world compete against each other in order to crown the Individual World Poetry Slam champion. Each of the competitors at IWPS is a slam champion at his or her home venue, having defeated everyone else in order to clinch a spot at IWPS.
In addition to the competition, each day of the festival features poetry workshops, themed open mics, special nighttime events, and parties. All events are open to the public and free with a festival pass. Some daytime events will also be free to the general public, with or without a pass.
Scores for the tournament will be displayed here. For more information about the tournament, please visit the Official Site.