2017 NSCAA Convention
 
2017 NSCAA CONVENTION SCHEDULE

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Schedule subject to change. Please check back frequently as locations*, additions, titles, and meeting times on the presentation schedule will be updated often. Click
here for more information on all of the Diplomas and Certificates that are being offered at the 2017 NSCAA Convention. 

To make planning easier, all sessions will fall under the following levels: Elite, Competitive, Grassroots, and All. To see the full descriptions for each category click here. All education sessions will be identified following the release of the full schedule.


*Please note CC stands for Convention Center and JW stands for JW Marriott.

**All times are represented in Pacific Standard Time.


Education Session Meetings
Membership Pavilion NFHS/United Soccer Coaches Professional Development Certificate
Special Topics Diploma: Advanced Youth Coaching Special Topics Diploma: Attacking Transition and Counter Attack
Special Topics Diploma: Building Your Team Culture Special Topics Diploma: Futsal Mentor and Youth Coaching
Special Topics Diploma: Managing Your Career Special Topics Diploma: Maximizing Player Performance Using Science and Technology
Special Topics Diploma: Speed of Play Special Topics Diploma: Technical Development of the Competitive Player
Special Topics Diploma: Technical Training and Small Sided Games US Youth Soccer Workshop

Tuesday 01/10/2017
8:00 am - 12:30 pmCC 513
US Youth Soccer Youth Members Technical Leaders Group
12:00 pm - 5:00 pmCC South LobbyExhibitor Registration
 
Wednesday 01/11/2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pmCC 402A
NSCAA Master Coach Presentations
8:00 am - 5:00 pmCC 402B
NSCAA Master Coach Presentations
8:00 am - 6:00 pmCC 518
US Youth Soccer Coaches Symposium
8:00 am - 9:00 pmCC South LobbyExhibitor Registration
8:30 am - 5:00 pmCC 409ABWorld Football Academy "Youth Football Periodization" with Raymond Verheijen (Pre-Registration Required) [More Info]
8:45 am - 4:00 pmCC 511 A&B
US Youth Soccer Leadership Development Symposium (Invitation Only)
9:00 am - 5:00 pmJW Plaza 1NSCAA Board of Directors Meeting
9:00 am - 9:00 pmCC 301AB1941 Lounge
10:00 am - 3:00 pmCC 304C
Big West Conference Women's Coaches Meeting
11:30 am - 4:30 pmCC 308B
Mountain West Conference Coaches General Business Meeting
12:30 pm - 1:30 pmCC 515AUS Youth Soccer LDS Lunch
1:00 pm - 2:30 pmCC 306B
Ohio University Masters Program
2:00 pm - 8:00 pmCC South Lobby
Membership Pavilion
2:00 pm - 9:00 pmCC South LobbyAttendee Registration
3:00 pm - 6:00 pmCC 303AMedia Room
3:30 pm - 4:45 pmCC 403ABFirst Time Attendee Experience [More Info]
Geoff VanDeusen, Director of Operations and Events, NSCAA
Ralph Polson, Head Men's Coach, Wofford College
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC 404ABU-30 Welcome Gathering
4:00 pm - 5:30 pmCC 306B
Ohio University Masters Program - Faculty Meeting
5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Developing The Principles of Play for Youth Players: Setting objectives and opportunities [More Info]
Ian Barker, Director of Coach Education, NSCAA
5:30 pm - 8:00 pmJW Plaza 3
Awards Committee Dinner Meeting
6:00 pm - 8:00 pmJW Plaza 1
NAIA Men's and Women's Joint Officers Meeting
6:15 pm - 7:15 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Triangles, Build-Out Lines and Other 10-Year-Old Stuff, Presented by US Youth Soccer [More Info]
Sam Snow, Technical Director, US Youth Soccer
6:30 pm - 7:30 pmCC South Lobby
Meet and Greet: Ian Barker
7:30 pm - 8:30 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Transition - Stop the Counter Press [More Info]
Emma Hayes, Head Coach, Chelsea Ladies FC
8:00 pm - 9:00 pmJW Plaza 2
NSCAA All-America Awards National Chairs
8:45 pm - 9:45 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Training your Goalkeeper and Team to Play out of the Back [More Info]
Chris Barocas, Director of Goalkeeping, Orlando City
9:00 pm - 10:00 pmJW Plaza 1
NSCAA Coach of the Year National Chairs
10:00 pm - 11:45 pmJW Platinum Ballroom D/EPresident's Reception (Invite Only)
 
Thursday 01/12/2017
7:00 am - 5:00 pmCC 519
US Soccer Meeting
7:45 am - 9:00 amCC 403AB
First Time Attendee Experience [More Info]
Ralph Polson, Head Men's Coach, Wofford College
Geoff VanDeusen, Director of Operations and Events, NSCAA
8:00 am - 9:00 amJW Olympic 3
NAIA Men's and Women's Ratings Committee
8:00 am - 9:00 amCC 306B
Ohio Universty Masters Program
8:00 am - 10:00 amCC 516
US Youth Soccer ODP Girls Committee
8:00 am - 12:00 pmJW Olympic 2
NISOA Meeting
8:00 am - 4:00 pmCC 402B
NSCAA Master Coach Presentations
8:00 am - 5:00 pmJW Platinum Ballroom J
GotSoccer Meeting
8:00 am - 5:00 pmCC 303BNSCAA Awards Room
8:00 am - 5:30 pmCC 303AMedia Room
8:00 am - 6:00 pmCC South LobbyExhibitor Registration
8:00 am - 7:00 pmCC 301AB1941 Lounge
8:00 am - 8:00 pmCC South LobbyAttendee Registration
9:00 am - 10:00 amJW Atrium 3
NSCAA Senior College Men's and Women's Coach of the Year Committee
9:00 am - 10:30 amJW Olympic 1
NAIA Women's Annual Business Meeting
9:00 am - 12:00 pmJW Atrium 2
NSCAA Ethics Committee
9:00 am - 1:00 pmCC 511 A&B
US Youth Soccer Leadership Development Symposium (Invitation Only)
9:00 am - 5:00 pmCC South Lobby
Membership Pavilion
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 408B
1 on 1 with Tom Byer [More Info]
Tom Byer, Founder, T3
Joe Cummings, Founder and President, Manage Your Soccer Club
9:30 am - 10:30 amKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Building Your Team's Culture During Practices [More Info]
Dr. Tiffany Jones, President, X-Factor Performance Consulting
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 411
Coaching: Negotiation of Contracts, Legalities, and Working with Administration [More Info]
Dr. Matt Robinson, Director of Sport Management Program, University of Delaware
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 403AB
Defending Early, Defending Late [More Info]
Dick Bate, Technical Advisor to FIFA, FIFA Instructor, Asian Football Confederation Technical Consultant
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 405
Faith Based Coaching - Integrating Christian Values Through Soccer [More Info]
Patrick Gilliam, Head Men's and Women's Soccer Coach, Trinity International University
Rick McKinley, Senior Director, MAI/Chicago Eagles
David Sanford, U.S. Director, Missionary Athletes International
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 408A
How the Player Development Pathway Falls Short and How to Fix it [More Info]
John O'Sullivan, Founder, Changing the Game Project
Erik Imler, Former College and U17 USMNT Assistant, Kwik Goal
Todd Beane, Founder, TOVO Academy Barcelona
Brett Jacobs, Head Coach, Clark College (WA)
Lisa Cole, Head Coach, Papua New Guinea U20 WNT
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 404AB
Introduction to Futsal Mentor & Youth Coach Diploma [More Info]
Bill Sampaio, National Director, U.S. Futsal
9:30 am - 10:30 amJW Plaza 2
NSCAA High School Rankings Committee
9:30 am - 10:30 amKwik Goal Demo Field 1 (CC)
The Celtic FC Way - The Incision Zone [More Info]
Willie McNab, Soccer Academy Manager, Celtic Football Club
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 409AB
The UC Santa Barbara Men's Way [More Info]
Tim Vom Steeg, Head Men's Soccer Coach, University of California Santa Barbara
10:00 am - 12:00 pmCC South Lobby
SiriusXM: The Coaching Academy with Glenn Crooks
10:30 am - 11:30 amJW Plaza 1
NSCAA Junior College Men's and Women's Coach of the Year Committee
10:30 am - 12:30 pmJW Atrium 3
NSCAA Senior College Men's and Women's All-America Committee
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 408B
1 on 1 with Daniel Niedzkowski [More Info]
Frank Tschan, Coach Educator, US Soccer
Daniel Niedzkowski, Assistant Coach, U21 German Men's National Team
11:00 am - 12:00 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 1 (CC)
1 vs. 1 in Attack and Defense as a Basic Element For Successful Players [More Info]
Bernd Stober, Coach Educator for Pro, A and B licenses, Germany (DFB)
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 404AB
Building Attack Transition Through the Different Styles of Counter Attacking [More Info]
Rene Miramontes, Director of Coaching, San Diego Crusaders
Neil Hull, National Academy Staff, NSCAA
Courtney Sirmans, Assistant Coach, Rice University Women's Soccer
Jason Pendleton, Technical Director, KC Fusion
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 408A
Developing Diverse Leadership In Your Club [More Info]
Carlos Juarez, Technical Director, Cal North
Daouda Kante, Executive & Technical Director, Kansas Rush Soccer Club
Temryss Lane, Analyst, Fox Sports
Karla Thompson, Assistant Technical Director, Arizona Youth Soccer
Dan Woog, LGBT Membership Group Chair, NSCAA Advocacy
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 411
Developing Your Coaching COMPASS - Career Mapping 101 [More Info]
Celia Slater, Chief Visionary, True North Sports
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 403AB
Future of Fields: A look at state of synthetic turf going forward and the role of coaches play in ensuring players' safety, Presented by AstroTurf [More Info]
Anthony DiCicco, AstroTurf
11:00 am - 12:00 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Ideal vs Reality:Making Your Session Work, Presented by Kwik Goal [More Info]
Erik Imler, Former College and U17 USMNT Assistant, Kwik Goal
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 409AB
Lessons Learned by Incorporating Sports Performance Technology into Soccer, Presented by Polar [More Info]
Mike Friesen, Head Women's Soccer Coach, San Diego State University
11:00 am - 12:00 pmJW Plaza 2NSCAA Senior College Rankings Committee
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 405
Pressure of Athletics that Can Lead to Eating Disorders [More Info]
Erin Mandras, Founder, Kick The Scale
11:00 am - 12:30 pmJW Olympic 1
NAIA Men's Annual Business Meeting
11:30 am - 12:30 pmCC 306BNSCAA Honor Award Committee
12:00 pmJW Diamond Ballroom 4/5
National Women's Soccer League Draft
12:00 pm - 2:00 pmCC South Lobby
SiriusXM: United States of Soccer with Jason Davis
12:00 pm - 2:30 pmJW Georgia 1
University Athletic Association Coaches Meeting
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmCC 408B
1 on 1 with Hope Powell, Presented by The League Managers Association [More Info]
Hope Powell, First Female Pro Educator for PFA, LMA
Diane Scavuzzo, Editor-In-Chief, GoalNation
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 1 (CC)
Applied Tools to Help Reduce Injury Risk [More Info]
John DeWitt, Sports Performance Coach, Houston Dynamo
Paolo Pacione, Head of Performance & Fitness Coach, Miami FC
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmCC Petree Hall D
Futsal Technical Focus [More Info]
Bill Sampaio, National Director, U.S. Futsal
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmCC 408A
International Technical Directors Perspective on Technical Player Development [More Info]
Romeo Jozak, Technical Director, Croatian Football Federation
Bernd Stober, Coach Educator for Pro, A and B licenses, Germany (DFB)
Fred Lipka, Technical Director, Youth Players and Development, Major League Soccer
Tom Byer, Founder, T3
Tab Ramos, U.S. Youth Technical Director, U20 MNT, US Soccer
Jean Claude Giuntini, Head Coach, France Men's U-17 National Team
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmCC 405
Managing Training Load Over the Season in NCAA Men's Division 1 Soccer, Presented by Polar [More Info]
Chris West, Associate Head Coach for Strength and Conditioning, University of Connecticut
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmCC 404AB
Mindset Cultivating a Master Coach Mentality [More Info]
Ben Freakly, General Manager, TormentaFC
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Next Level, Presented by The NSCAA Foundation [More Info]
Anson Dorrance, Head Women's Coach, University of North Carolina
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmCC 409AB
Player Formation and Tactical Periodization, Presented By US Club Soccer and LaLiga [More Info]
Gari Fullaondo, Technical and Methodological Advisor, LaLiga
Hugo Blanco, Sports Projects Coordinator, LaLiga
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmCC 403AB
The Schalke FC Way [More Info]
Bodo Menze, Manager of International Relations, FC Schalke 04
Gerald Asamoah, Club Ambassador, FC Schalke 04
12:45 pm - 2:00 pmCC 406AB
Steps to (and Results of) Building TRUST in the Coach-Player and Coach-Parent Relationship [More Info]
Skye Eddy Bruce, Founder, Institute of Soccer Parenting
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmCC South Lobby
Meet and Greet: Ian Barker
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmJW Plaza 2
NSCAA College Men's and Women's Scholar Athlete All-America Award Committee
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmCC 306B
NSCAA History and Records Committee
1:00 pm - 6:00 pmJW Atrium 1
Club Champions League Meeting
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmJW Plaza 3
NSCAA Youth Boys and Girls Coach of the Year Committee
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmCC 518
US Soccer Open Meeting
1:30 pm - 3:30 pmCC 304AB
NSCAA Division I Women's Open Meeting
1:30 pm - 4:00 pmJW Olympic 2
NISOA Meeting
1:30 pm - 6:00 pmCC 516
US Youth Soccer Audit Committee
2:00 pm - 2:30 pmCC South Lobby
Meet and Greet: Willie McNab
2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJW Atrium 2
NSCAA Black Soccer Coaches Committee Leadership Meeting (Closed)
2:00 pm - 3:30 pmCC 512
US Youth Soccer Region III Presidents Cup
2:00 pm - 4:00 pmCC South Lobby
SiriusXM: Counter Attack
2:00 pm - 4:00 pmCC 511A
US Youth Soccer Region I Presidents Cup Hotel Draw
2:00 pm - 4:00 pmCC 308B
Western Athletic Conference Men's Coaches Meeting
2:00 pm - 5:00 pmCC 401
Colorado Rapids Soccer Meeting
2:00 pm - 6:00 pmCC 515B
US Youth Soccer Region IV Meeting
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmCC 408B
1 on 1 with John O' Sullivan [More Info]
John O'Sullivan, Founder, Changing the Game Project
Skye Eddy Bruce, Founder, Institute of Soccer Parenting
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmCC Petree Hall D
Building the Solo and Collective Counter Attack [More Info]
Neil Hull, National Academy Staff, NSCAA
Rene Miramontes, Director of Coaching, San Diego Crusaders
Jason Pendleton, Technical Director, KC Fusion
Courtney Sirmans, Assistant Coach, Rice University Women's Soccer
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Decision Making and Body Position in Attack [More Info]
Romeo Jozak, Technical Director, Croatian Football Federation
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmCC 408A
Developing an Internal Coaching Development Program for your Club [More Info]
John Madding, CEO & Technical Director, Oregon Youth Soccer Association
Ray Nause, Director of Coaching, Rio Rapids
Jerome Vivona, Regional Training Programs Manager, New York Red Bulls
Andrew Donnery
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmCC 404AB
Effeciency of Play [More Info]
Paul Marco, Head Coach, Binghamton University
Christian Lavers, Executive Vice President, US Club Soccer
Samantha Snow, Executive Director, Georgia Soccer Partners
Nathan Williams, Girls Academy Coaching Director, Carolina Rapids Soccer Club
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmCC 405
Global Coaching for Social Impact: What U.S. Soccer Can Learn From Developing Countries [More Info]
Brian Suskiewicz, Coaches Across Continents
Nora Dooley, Coaches Across Continents
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmCC 411
Implementing Soccer Conditioning: 10 Steps to Develop Athletes, Effectively Reduce Injuries and Optimize Performance [More Info]
James Wagenschutz, Director of Athletic Performance, FC Boulder
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmCC 403AB
Lessons Learned from Johan Cruijff [More Info]
Todd Beane, Founder, TOVO Academy Barcelona
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 1 (CC)
Move the Ball Forward [More Info]
Jean Claude Giuntini, Head Coach, France Men's U-17 National Team
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmCC 409AB
Soccer is a Thinking Game that Begins in The Head of Each Player. What is The Link Between The Thinking Process and Teaching A One Touch Mentality to players? [More Info]
Wayne Harrison, Co Founder, Soccer Awareness Elite Academy
2:15 pm - 3:30 pmCC 501B
"Zone One" Our Future Depends On It! [More Info]
Scott Snyder, Technical Director, American Youth Soccer Organization
2:15 pm - 3:30 pmCC 501A
Small Sided Games - A New Era [More Info]
Sam Snow, Technical Director, US Youth Soccer
2:30 pm - 3:30 pmJW Plaza 2
NSCAA Boys and Girls High School Coach of the Year Committee
2:30 pm - 3:30 pmJW Plaza 1
NSCAA Junior College Scholar All-America Committee
2:30 pm - 4:30 pmCC 304C
SICA Board Meeting
2:30 pm - 4:30 pmCC 306B
Society for American Soccer History Open Meeting
3:00 pm - 4:00 pmCC South Lobby
Meet the Candidates
3:00 pm - 4:00 pmCC 518
US Soccer Open Meeting
3:30 pm - 5:00 pmCC 306A
SBD Event Management Meeting
3:30 pm - 5:00 pmCC 512
US Youth Soccer Region III TBD
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC 408B
A Conversation with Bruce Arena and Sigi Schmid, Presented by Fox Sports [More Info]
Bruce Arena, Head Coach, US Men's National Team
Sigi Schmid, Former Head Coach, MLS
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC Petree Hall D
Beat me Twice' - Bringing the Competitive Mindset into Individual, Group, and Team Defending [More Info]
Ben Freakly, General Manager, TormentaFC
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC 405
Building Safe Places to Play [More Info]
Sarah Pickens, Director of Programs, U.S. Soccer Foundation
Paul Jeffries, Director, Community Development, New York City Football Club
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC 403AB
Coaching A Different Game [More Info]
Brett Ledbetter, Founder, Lead Instructor, Ledbetter Academy
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC 404AB
Early Childhood Development [More Info]
Tom Byer, Founder, T3
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC 411
FC Bayern Munich - Technical Development in Different Age Groups [More Info]
Sebastian Dremmler, Head Coach, FC Bayern U-16
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 1 (CC)
Lessons Learned from Johan Cruijff [More Info]
Todd Beane, Founder, TOVO Academy Barcelona
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC 304AB
NCAA Soccer Playing Rules Interpretation Presentation For College Coaches
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC 408A
The Evolution of Data and Analytics in MLS [More Info]
David Tenney, Sports Science and Performance Manager, Seattle Sounders
Oliver Gage, Performance Analyst, Houston Dynamo
Devin Pleuler, Manager of Analytics, Toronto FC
Jeff Agoos, Vice President of Competition, Major League Soccer
Stewart Mairs, Director of Soccer Strategy, D.C. United
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
The Southampton Way [More Info]
Andy Martino, Football Development Manager, Southampton
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmCC 501B
Elite Player Identification [More Info]
Stephen Hoffman, Technical Director, Cal South
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmCC 501A
The Barefoot & Minimalist Shoe Trend in Kids and Teens [More Info]
Dr. Kenneth Vitale, Associate Clinical Professor, PM&R, Sports Medicine, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California San Diego
3:45 pm - 5:15 pmCC 406AB
Mentoring Circles with Top Collegiate Coaches [More Info]
Celia Slater, Chief Visionary, True North Sports
4:00 pm - 5:00 pmCC 407
LGBT And Allies Workshop: Conversations and Connections
4:00 pm - 5:30 pmCC 402A
Tennessee High School Coaches Association
4:00 pm - 6:00 pmCC South Lobby
SiriusXM: WTF - Wynalda Talks Football
4:00 pm - 6:00 pmCC 511A
US Youth Soccer Region I NCS Hotel Draw
4:15 pm - 5:45 pmJW Gold Ballroom 1
Member Club Social, Presented by SBD Event Management (Invite Only) [More Info]
4:30 pm - 5:30 pmCC 518
US Soccer Open Meeting
5:00 pm - 6:00 pmCC Petree Hall C
30 Under 30 Reception
5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Mastering 1v1 Situations with the Goalkeeper, Presented by Kwik Goal [More Info]
Aline Reis, Goalkeeper; Goalkeeper Coach, Brazil WNT; UCLA Women's Soccer
5:00 pm - 6:00 pmCC South Exhibit Hall H/JPreferred Guest Hour (Ticket Required)
5:00 pm - 6:00 pmCC 512
US Youth Soccer Region III SRPL
5:00 pm - 6:00 pmCC 511B
US Youth Soccer Region IV Presidents Cup Draw
5:00 pm - 7:00 pmJW Atrium 2
NSCAA Women's Membership Group (Closed)
6:00 pm - 7:00 pmCC 511B
US Youth Soccer Region IV NCS Draw
6:00 pm - 9:00 pmCC South Exhibit Hall H/JExhibit Hall Grand Opening
8:00 pm - 9:30 pmJW Gold Ballroom 1
College Coaches Awards Reception, Presented by Surf Cup Sports (Ticket Required) [More Info]
8:00 pm - 10:30 pmJW Platinum Ballroom D/E
NSCAA Foundation Reception (Invite Only)
10:00 pm - 11:30 pmJW Gold Ballroom 2
The Social for Coaches of Female Athletes [More Info]
 
Friday 01/13/2017
7:00 am - 8:30 amCC 516US Youth Soccer ODP Head Regional Coaches Breakfast Meeting (Invite Only)
7:00 am - 9:30 amJW Olympic 1
Cal South Breakfast (invitation only)
8:00 am - 9:00 amCC 306B
Ohio University Masters Program
8:00 am - 9:15 amCC 402B
Media Breakfast (Media Pass Required)
8:00 am - 9:30 amJW Platinum Ballroom D/E
Advocacy Hour [More Info]
8:00 am - 9:30 amCC 512
US Soccer Region III Meeting
8:00 am - 9:30 amCC 519
US Youth Soccer Risk Management Committee
8:00 am - 10:00 amJW Atrium 1
NISOA Leadership Meeting
8:00 am - 10:00 amCC 511 A&B
US Youth Soccer Region I Meeting
8:00 am - 12:00 pmCC South LobbyExhibitor Registration
8:00 am - 4:00 pmCC 301AB1941 Lounge
8:00 am - 4:00 pmCC 303BNSCAA Awards Room
8:00 am - 5:00 pmCC South LobbyAttendee Registration
8:00 am - 5:00 pmJW Platinum Ballroom J
GotSoccer Meeting
8:00 am - 6:00 pmCC 303AMedia Room
9:00 am - 10:00 amCC 402A
North Carolina High School Soccer Coaches Association Meeting
9:00 am - 11:00 amJW Plaza 2
NSCAA Foundation Committee (Closed Meeting)
9:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 401
Colorado Rapids Soccer Meeting
9:00 am - 5:00 pmCC South Exhibit Hall H/JExhibit Hall Open
9:00 am - 5:00 pmCC South Lobby
Membership Pavilion
9:30 am - 10:15 amCC 408B
1 on 1 with Don Garber [More Info]
Don Garber, Commissioner, Major League Soccer
9:30 am - 10:30 amKwik Goal Demo Field 1 (CC)
5 v 5 - The World's Favorite Small Sided Game [More Info]
Jeff Tipping, Director of Coaching Education Emeritus, NSCAA
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 409AB
Are YOU an expert at CONNECTING with your team? [More Info]
Donna Fishter, Leadership Specialist and Team Architect, Donna Fishter Consulting LLC
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 501A
Bridging the Gap: Non-profits and State Associations leveraging resources to serve soccer communities [More Info]
David DeLeon, Chair, US Youth Soccer Soccer Across America
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC Petree Hall D
Futsal Tactical Focus [More Info]
Bill Sampaio, National Director, U.S. Futsal
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 408A
Hot Topics: Club Leadership [More Info]
Paul Holocher, Academy Director, San Jose Earthquakes
Shannon MacMillan, Director of Club Operations, Del Mar Carmel Valley Sharks
Daouda Kante, Executive & Technical Director, Kansas Rush Soccer Club
Rene Miramontes, Director of Coaching, San Diego Crusaders
Charlie Slagle, Executive Director, Tampa Bay United
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 403AB
Lessons Learned From a Life in Soccer [More Info]
Rick Davis, Former Player, US Men's National Team
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 506
Life Kinetik - Germany's Brain - Based Training Model for Elite Performance [More Info]
Horst Lutz, Qualified Sports Teacher, Life Kinetik
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 507
Nutrition at Tournament Time [More Info]
Kristen Andrews, Sports Performance Dietititan, LA Galaxy
Ralph Perez, Head Men's Soccer Coach, University of Redlands
Angel Planells, Nutrition Consultant, ACP Nutrition
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 405
Optimizing Nutrition for Soccer Performance, Presented as part of the USSF/MLS Med Symposium [More Info]
Asker Juekendrop, Director, mysportscience Ltd.
9:30 am - 10:30 amKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Playing In a Midfield 3: Movement, balance and support [More Info]
Laura Harvey, Head Coach, Seattle Reign FC
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 501C
Safeguarding Your Organization: Understanding soccer insurance coverages [More Info]
Pullen Insurance Services
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 505
Say NO to Drills; Creating Practice Sessions for Players [More Info]
Neil Turner, HKIN Instructor, Trinity Western University
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 411
The Celtic FC Way - A Week In the Life of An Academy Player [More Info]
Willie McNab, Soccer Academy Manager, Celtic Football Club
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 404AB
The Development Cycle [More Info]
Ian Barker, Director of Coach Education, NSCAA
Jim Fleeting, Director of Football Development, Scottish FA
Donald Park, Head of Coach Education, Scottish FA
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 504
U.S. Soccer Grassroots Coaching Education [More Info]
Frank Tschan, Coach Educator, US Soccer
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 501B
US Youth Soccer National Championships: Looking toward 2017 [More Info]
National Championships Committee - US Youth Soccer
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 503
Warriors Not Winners - How to build an Unrivaled Club Culture of High-Performance Values [More Info]
Reed Maltbie, Executive Director, Speaker, Soccer Shots East San Diego, Changing The Game Project
9:30 am - 11:00 amCC 406AB
Use of Data to Maximize Coaching Effectiveness [More Info]
John DeWitt, Sports Performance Coach, Houston Dynamo
9:30 am - 11:30 amCC 304AB
NSCAA Division I Men's Open Meeting
9:30 am - 11:30 amCC 306B
USCAA Men's and Women's Coaches Meeting
10:00 am - 11:00 amCC 304C
Soccer Journal Editorial Board
10:00 am - 12:00 pmJW Olympic 3
NJCAA Men's Annual Meeting
10:00 am - 12:00 pmCC South Lobby
SiriusXM: The Coaching Academy with Glenn Crooks
10:00 am - 4:00 pmCC South Lobby
Ask me about Advocacy!
10:00 am - 5:00 pmCC 306A
SBD Event Management Meeting
10:00 am - 5:00 pmCC 519
US Soccer Meeting
10:15 am - 12:00 pmJW Atrium 1
NISOA National Referee Program Planning
10:30 am - 11:30 amJW Plaza 1
NSCAA Boys and Girls High School All-America Committee
10:30 am - 12:30 pmJW Olympic 2
NCCAA Men's Coaches Meeting
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 408B
1 on 1 with Mark Parsons [More Info]
Mark Parsons, Head Coach, Portland Thorns
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 403AB
A Conversation with Brad Friedel [More Info]
Brad Friedel, Head Coach, U-19 United States Men's National Team
Ian Joy, Studio Analyst, Fox Sports
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 404AB
Bridging Training To Performance In The Game [More Info]
Vince Ganzberg, Assistant Director of Coaching, NSCAA
Ian Mulliner, Technical Director, Massachusetts Youth Soccer
Eric Oman, League Technical Director, Puget Sound Premier League
Jason Sisneros, Director of Match Analysis, University of North Carolina Women's Soccer
Mark Spiegel, Founder, Make Your Own Ball Day
11:00 am - 12:00 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 1 (CC)
Counter Attack [More Info]
Denise Schilte-Brown, Head Women's Soccer Coach, University of South Florida
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 501A
How to Read Financial Statements [More Info]
David Castenada, Director of Accounting and Finance, US Youth Soccer
Peter Mariahazy, Treasurer, US Youth Soccer
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 408A
Modern Tactical Trends [More Info]
Osian Roberts, Technical Director; Assistant Manager, Wales FA
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 510
Player Development Initiatives [More Info]
Jim Albertson, Chair, US Youth Soccer Referee Advisory Group
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 507
Small-Sided Games Reality [More Info]
Andrew Latham, Head Coach, Lower Island Soccer Association
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 503
Soccer for Social Change [More Info]
Dr. Andrew Guest, Associate Professor, University of Portland
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 501C
State Risk Management Contacts [More Info]
Risk Management Committee - US Youth Soccer Soccer
11:00 am - 12:00 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Switching the Point of Attack to Unbalance the Last Line, Presented by US Youth Soccer [More Info]
Mike Munoz, Academy Director, LA Galaxy
Fred Lipka, Technical Director, Youth Players and Development, Major League Soccer
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 501B
The Committee Conundrum: Which Ones Do I Need? [More Info]
Ruth Nicholson, Founder, Nicholson Facilitation
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 409AB
The UCLA Women's Way [More Info]
Amanda Cromwell, Head Women's Coach, UCLA
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC Petree Hall D
Transition and Its Attacking Role In Building The Classic And Combination Counter Attacks [More Info]
Neil Hull, National Academy Staff, NSCAA
Rene Miramontes, Director of Coaching, San Diego Crusaders
Jason Pendleton, Technical Director, KC Fusion
Courtney Sirmans, Assistant Coach, Rice University Women's Soccer
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 504
U.S. Soccer Grassroots Coaching Education [More Info]
Frank Tschan, Coach Educator, US Soccer
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 405
Utilizing your entire staff best practices in creating productive relationships between a Head Coach, Athletic Trainer and Strength and Conditioning Coach, Presented as a part of the USSF/MLS Med Symposium [More Info]
Ivan Pierra, Director of Sports Science Department, LA Galaxy
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 411
Visual Data Driving Performance at the World's Elite Clubs [More Info]
Xavi Guila, Partner, Talent Development Tech
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 506
Women In Soccer [More Info]
Karla Thompson, Assistant Technical Director, Arizona Youth Soccer
Carla DeSantis, Assistant Technical Director, Massachusetts Youth Soccer
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 505
Zone 1 Nutritional Needs for Pre-Teens (Ages 6-12) [More Info]
Angel Planells, Nutrition Consultant, ACP Nutrition
11:30 am - 12:30 pmJW Plaza 2
NSCAA Junior College Men's and Women's All-America Committee Meeting
11:30 am - 1:00 pmCC 304C
Meeting for All West Virginia Coaches and Administrators
11:30 am - 1:00 pmJW Diamond Ballroom 1
NSCAA Women's Membership Group / Alliance of Women's Coaches Networking Lunch - (Invitation only)
11:30 am - 1:30 pmJW Olympic 1
NSCAA Past Presidents, Honor Awards Recipients, and Hall of Fame Luncheon (Invite Only)
12:00 pmCC Concourse Hall
Major League Soccer Draft
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCC South Lobby
Book Signing: Lincoln Phillips
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCC 306B
Indy Premier Soccer Club Meeting
12:00 pm - 2:00 pmCC South Lobby
SiriusXM: United States of Soccer with Jason Davis
12:30 pm - 2:00 pmJW Atrium 3
N ISOA Strategic Planning Meeting
12:30 pm - 2:15 pmCC 304AB
NSCAA Division II Men's and Women's Open Meeting
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmJW Plaza 1
NSCAA College Long Term Service Award Committee
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmJW Plaza 2
NSCAA High School Long Term Service Award Committee
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmJW Atrium 1
NSCAA Youth Long Term Service Award Committee
1:00 pm - 5:00 pmCC South LobbyAll-America Registration
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 505
"Managing" Players During Travel is Key to Success - Lessons learned from my time at Rio 2016 [More Info]
Dr. Lee Hancock, Sport Psychologist, DrLeeHancock.com
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 408B
1 on 1 with Raymond Verheijen [More Info]
Raymond Verheijen, Chief Executive Officer, World Football Academy
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 404AB
4v4, 7v7, 9v9, 11v11 - Systems, Formations and Numbering [More Info]
Dave Newbery, eLearning Coordinator, NSCAA
Ian Barker, Director of Coach Education, NSCAA
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC Petree Hall D
Building the Technical Foundations to Develop Efficiency [More Info]
Christian Lavers, Executive Vice President, US Club Soccer
Paul Marco, Head Coach, Binghamton University
Samantha Snow, Executive Director, Georgia Soccer Partners
Nathan Williams, Girls Academy Coaching Director, Carolina Rapids Soccer Club
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 503
Echoes Beyond the Game - The Lasting Power of a Coach's Words [More Info]
Reed Maltbie, Executive Director, Speaker, Soccer Shots East San Diego, Changing The Game Project
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 411
Educating and Engaging Youth Soccer Parents to Improve Club Culture [More Info]
Skye Eddy Bruce, Founder, Institute of Soccer Parenting
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 504
Futsal [More Info]
Bill Sampaio, National Director, U.S. Futsal
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 510
IFAB-Laws of the Game Revisions - A review of the changes made to the Laws of the Games effective March 2016
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 501C
International Travel for Soccer Teams - Planning and Execution [More Info]
Molly Downtain, National Teams Coordinator, US Soccer
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 405
Keeping Your Players On The Field What coaches need to know about injury revention, Presented as a part of the USSF/MLS Med Symposium [More Info]
Bert Madlebaum, CMO, LA Galaxy
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 507
Looking in the Mirror: Assessing Your Coaching Performance [More Info]
Neil Turner, HKIN Instructor, Trinity Western University
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 506
Perform Better with Life Kinetik! [More Info]
Horst Lutz, Qualified Sports Teacher, Life Kinetik
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 403AB
Principles and Periodization of Functional Technique [More Info]
Romeo Jozak, Technical Director, Croatian Football Federation
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
S, A, Q Performance Training for the Soccer Athlete, Presented by Kwik Goal [More Info]
Chad Waelchli, Owner & Head Performance Coach, CW Fitness
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 1 (CC)
Speed Development Progressions for the Soccer Player: From Fitness to Functional [More Info]
Paolo Pacione, Head of Performance & Fitness Coach, Miami FC
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 501A
Sports Performance - Injury Prevention and Performance [More Info]
Chris Keldorf, Senior Vice President, Fusionetics Sports
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 409AB
The San Diego Crusaders Way [More Info]
Rene Miramontes, Director of Coaching, San Diego Crusaders
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 501B
The Three Keys to Securing a Major Sponsor for your Club [More Info]
Dave Brown, DB Communications
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 408A
Top Level Women Coaches [More Info]
Emma Hayes, Head Coach, Chelsea Ladies FC
Laura Harvey, Head Coach, Seattle Reign FC
Lisa Cole, Head Coach, Papua New Guinea U20 WNT
Hope Powell, First Female Pro Educator for PFA, LMA
Janet Rayfield, Head Women's Coach, University of Illinois
1:15 pm - 2:45 pmCC 406AB
What Drives Winning: Building Character Gets Results. Here's How [More Info]
Becky Burleigh, Head Women's Coach, University of Florida
Brett Ledbetter, Founder, Lead Instructor, Ledbetter Academy
1:30 pm - 3:00 pmJW Gold Ballroom 2
North American Scottish Coaches
2:00 pm - 3:00 pmCC South Exhibit Hall H/JExhibit Hall Happy Hour
2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJW Olympic 3
NSCAA Board of Governors Meeting
2:00 pm - 3:30 pmCC 304C
NSCAA Hall of Fame Committee
2:00 pm - 4:00 pmJW Olympic 2
NCCAA Women's Coaches Meeting
2:00 pm - 4:00 pmCC South Lobby
SiriusXM: Counter Attak
2:30 pm - 4:15 pmCC 304AB
NSCAA Division III Men's and Women's Open Meeting
2:30 pm - 4:30 pmJW Atrium 3
NISOA Executive Planning Meeting
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 1 (CC)
Practical Use of Heart Rate and Motion Tracking Technology in Soccer, Presented by Polar [More Info]
Melissa Terry, Assistant Women's Soccer Coach, University of Mississippi
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 408B
1 on 1 with Raul [More Info]
Raul, Former Player, Real Madrid FC
Steve Sampson, Head Men's Coach; Former Head Coach, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo; USMNT
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 408A
Advice for Managing your Career Path [More Info]
Donna Fishter, Leadership Specialist and Team Architect, Donna Fishter Consulting LLC
Ralph Polson, Head Men's Coach, Wofford College
Charlie Slagle, Executive Director, Tampa Bay United
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 405
Beyond the Pitch: Growing the Game as Entrepreneurs [More Info]
Yael Averbuch, Current Midfielder, FC Kansas City
Angela Hucles, President, Women's Sports Foundation
Sam Weber, Founder and CEO, ProfilePasser
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 501B
Bullying and Sports: The facts you need to know. [More Info]
Lynn Kachmarik, Founder, True Brand Sports
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 506
Coaching the Female Athlete [More Info]
Jennifer Pfeiffer, Technical Director, Arkansas State Soccer
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Defending Early, Defending Late [More Info]
Dick Bate, Technical Advisor to FIFA, FIFA Instructor, Asian Football Confederation Technical Consultant
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC Petree Hall D
Foundations of Technique and Application to Game Concepts [More Info]
Vince Ganzberg, Assistant Director of Coaching, NSCAA
Eric Oman, League Technical Director, Puget Sound Premier League
Jason Sisneros, Director of Match Analysis, University of North Carolina Women's Soccer
Mark Spiegel, Founder, Make Your Own Ball Day
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 404AB
Influences on Activity Design [More Info]
Dr. Tom Parry, Assistant Professor, College of Charleston
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 503
Is Teaching Character Through Soccer Possible? [More Info]
Dr. Andrew Guest, Associate Professor, University of Portland
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 510
Practical Referee Training Activities
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 501A
Rising from the Shadows [More Info]
Ed Garza, President, Soccer Leadership Academy (USLA)
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 411
Role of Academies in the development of US Female Players [More Info]
Anson Dorrance, Head Women's Coach, University of North Carolina
Christian Lavers, Executive Vice President, US Club Soccer
April Heinrichs, Technical Director, US Women's National Team
Jared Micklos, Development Academy Director, US Soccer
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 403AB
Sleep,Fatigue, and Performance: from Military Research to Applied Technology for Soccer [More Info]
Jeff Zeilstra, Fatigue Science
Brandon Marcello, High Performance Expert
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 409AB
Soccer Tournaments - Not just for players: Creating a memorable experience for your players, coaches, parents, and other guests! Presented by Sport Pins International [More Info]
Brent Paulson, Chief Strategic Officer, SBD Event Management
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 504
Switching the Point of Attack to Unbalance the Last Line, Presented by US Youth Soccer [More Info]
Fred Lipka, Technical Director, Youth Players and Development, Major League Soccer
Mike Munoz, Academy Director, LA Galaxy
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 507
The 5 W's [More Info]
Sean Roche, Assistant Director of Coaching Education, CalSouth
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 505
Zone 2 Nutritional Needs for Teens (Ages 13 18) [More Info]
Angel Planells, Nutrition Consultant, ACP Nutrition
3:00 pm - 4:30 pmJW Plaza 1
NJCAA Women's Coaches Association Meeting
3:00 pm - 7:00 pmJW Plaza 3
Elite College Soccer Referees
3:15 pm - 4:00 pmJW Georgia 1
NSCAA Annual Business Meeting
4:00 pm - 5:30 pmCC 304C
Colorado Rush Meeting
4:00 pm - 6:00 pmCC South Lobby
SiriusXM: WTF - Wynalda Talks Football
4:15 pm - 5:15 pmCC 408B
1 on 1 with Steve Clarke, Presented by League Managers Association [More Info]
Steve Clarke, Former Manager, Premier League
Peter Arch, CEO, Challenger Sports
4:15 pm - 5:15 pmCC 403AB
A Conversation with Jurgen [More Info]
Juergen Klinsmann, Former Head Coach, United States Men's National Team
4:15 pm - 5:15 pmCC Petree Hall D
Advanced Youth Coaching Practical 1 [More Info]
Ian Barker, Director of Coach Education, NSCAA
Jim Fleeting, Director of Football Development, Scottish FA
Donald Park, Head of Coach Education, Scottish FA
4:15 pm - 5:15 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 1 (CC)
Conceptual Progression from 2v1 to 5v3, Presented by the UCLA Men's Soccer Coaching Staff
4:15 pm - 5:15 pmCC 409AB
Creating Success In A Disruptive Market [More Info]
Chris Price, President, Xara Soccer
4:15 pm - 5:15 pmCC 411
Debriefing the "Building Your Team's Culture During Practices": The Many Do's and the Few Don'ts [More Info]
Dr. Tiffany Jones, President, X-Factor Performance Consulting
4:15 pm - 5:15 pmCC 404AB
Integrating Analysis to Enhance Player and Team Performance [More Info]
Ian Donnelly, Managing Director, Performance Innovation Ltd.
4:15 pm - 5:15 pmCC 408A
Keys to Being A Successful College Assistant [More Info]
Keidane McAlpine, Head Women's Soccer Coach, University of Southern California
Jamie Franks, Head Men's Soccer Coach, University of Denver
Vic Campbell, Associate Head Coach, Florida University Women's Soccer
Jeff Freeman, Assistant Women's Coach, University of Illinois
4:15 pm - 5:15 pmCC 405
LGBT: Diversity and Inclusion [More Info]
Dan Woog, LGBT Membership Group Chair, NSCAA Advocacy
4:15 pm - 5:15 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
My Favorite Games, The Gene Chyzowych High School Clinic [More Info]
Jay Hoffman, Soccer Consultant; Former Assistant, US Women's National Team
4:15 pm - 5:45 pmCC 406AB
Executive Directors Discussion [More Info]
Louise Waxler, Executive Director, McLean Youth Soccer
Lula Bauer, President, Lee-Mount Vernon SC
Jennifer Gootman, Executive Director, DC Stoddert
Laurie Lane, Executive Director, Potomac Soccer Association
Justin Wilt, Executive Director, Arlington Soccer Association
6:00 pm - 6:50 pmJW Diamond Ballroom LobbyUS Youth Soccer Awards Gala Reception
7:00 pm - 9:30 pmJW Platinum Ballroom D/ENSCAA Awards Banquet (Ticket Required) [More Info]
7:20 pm - 10:00 pmJW Diamond Ballroom 4/5US Youth Soccer Awards Gala (Ticket Required) [More Info]
9:30 pm - 11:00 pmJW Georgia 1-2
Missionary Athletes International Reception
 
Saturday 01/14/2017
7:00 am - 9:30 amJW Olympic 1
Cal South Breakfast (invitation only)
7:00 am - 5:00 pmCC 519
US Soccer Meeting
8:00 am - 9:00 amJW Plaza 1
National Soccer Coaches Association of Canada Meeting
8:00 am - 9:00 amJW Platinum Ballroom D
NSCAA-FCA Layton Shoemaker Coaches Breakfast
8:00 am - 9:30 amJW Diamond Ballroom 4/5
NSCAA High School Coaches Breakfast (Ticket Required) [More Info]
8:00 am - 9:30 amJW Platinum Ballroom E
NSCAA Women's Coaches Breakfast (Ticket Required) [More Info]
8:00 am - 11:00 amCC 518
US Youth Soccer Region II Meeting
8:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 301AB1941 Lounge
8:00 am - 12:00 pmCC South LobbyAll-America Registration
8:00 am - 12:00 pmCC South LobbyAttendee Registration
8:00 am - 5:00 pmCC 303BNSCAA Awards Room
8:15 am - 9:15 amCC 409AB
How To Become A Better Coach (Sideline Pass Only) [More Info]
Paul Marco, Head Coach, Binghamton University
8:30 am - 10:30 amJW Atrium 3
NISOA Strategic Planning Meeting
9:00 am - 11:00 amCC 511A
US Youth Soccer Regional Treasurer's Meeting
9:00 am - 4:00 pmCC 303AMedia Room
9:00 am - 5:00 pmCC South Lobby
Membership Pavilion
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 408B
1 on 1 with Anson Dorrance [More Info]
Anson Dorrance, Head Women's Coach, University of North Carolina
Emma Hayes, Head Coach, Chelsea Ladies FC
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 501C
A Grant Writing Starters Kit for your Club or Organization: Five Key Elements Necessary to Seek Foundation or Corporate Funding. [More Info]
Dave Brown, DB Communications
9:30 am - 10:30 amKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Cognitive Load and Training Considerations [More Info]
Mike Rabasca, Director of Cognitive Development, Toronto FC
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 506
Confessions of a Parent Coach: How to Recruit and Train Us [More Info]
Beau Dure, Writer, USA Today
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 503
Developing the Youth Goalkeeper by Increasing Ability to Read the Game [More Info]
Tony DiCicco, Director, Founder, NSCAA Goalkeeping Academy, Soccer Plus
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 504
Elite Player Identification [More Info]
Stephen Hoffman, Technical Director, Cal South
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 404AB
Hip injuries: Why is this hip taking so long to get better? Presented by Carondelet Orthopaedic Surgeons [More Info]
Dr. Michael Khadavi, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation , Carondelet Orthopaedic Surgeons
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 505
Self-Training: Ways to help athletes improve their performance on their own [More Info]
Serge Lipovetsky, Technical Director, Mississippi Soccer
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 408A
Setting a Team Culture, Presented by League Managers Association [More Info]
Hope Powell, First Female Pro Educator for PFA, LMA
Steve Clarke, Former Manager, Premier League
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC Petree Hall D
Tactical Considerations to Develop Efficiency in Advanced Players [More Info]
Christian Lavers, Executive Vice President, US Club Soccer
Paul Marco, Head Coach, Binghamton University
Jason Sisneros, Director of Match Analysis, University of North Carolina Women's Soccer
Samantha Snow, Executive Director, Georgia Soccer Partners
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 403AB
The Southampton Way [More Info]
Martin Hunter, Technical Director, Southampton
Andy Martino, Football Development Manager, Southampton
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 501B
The US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup - Where it is and where should it go [More Info]
National Presidents Cup Committee - US Youth Soccer
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 501A
Today's Culture and Bullying: What we can do better [More Info]
Lynn Kachmarik, Founder, True Brand Sports
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 507
TopSoccer: Uniting a Community and Serving Children Through the Beautiful Game [More Info]
Lou Mignone, Director of Coaching and Player Development, West Orange United FC
9:30 am - 10:30 amKwik Goal Demo Field 1 (CC)
Training the USA Way: Movement off the ball and partner awareness [More Info]
Jitka Klimkova, Head Coach, U19 USWNT
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 409AB
Transitioning to the New US Soccer Guidelines Regarding Purposeful Heading in Youth Players ---- Introducing the NSCAA's Get aHEAD Safely in Soccer Program [More Info]
Dr. Tom Kaminski, Professor, University of Delaware
Ian Barker, Director of Coach Education, NSCAA
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 510
Update of USSF Referee Administrative and Technical Activities [More Info]
Rick Eddy, Director of Referee Development, US Soccer
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 405
Zone One: Our Future Depends On It! [More Info]
Scott Snyder, Technical Director, American Youth Soccer Organization
9:30 am - 11:00 amCC 406AB
Coach as Psychologist: Improving Your Players' Mental Game [More Info]
Dan Abrahams, Sport Psychologist
9:30 am - 11:30 amJW Olympic 3
Northern California Women Coaches Round-table - Hosted by the NorCal Premier Soccer
9:30 am - 11:30 amCC 306B
Ohio University Masters Program
10:00 am - 11:00 amCC 304C
Albion SC Meeting
10:00 am - 12:00 pmCC South Lobby
SiriusXM: The Coaching Academy with Glenn Crooks
10:00 am - 4:00 pmCC South Lobby
Ask me about Advocacy!
10:00 am - 4:00 pmCC South Exhibit Hall H/JExhibit Hall Open
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 408B
1 on 1 with Jorge Campos [More Info]
Jorge Campos, Former Player, Mexico Men's National Team; MLS
Rene Miramontes, Director of Coaching, San Diego Crusaders
11:00 am - 12:00 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 1 (CC)
Advanced Goalkeeping [More Info]
John Pascarella, Former Assistant Coach, Sporting Kansas City
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 501C
Background Checks and Handling Risk Management Disqualifications [More Info]
Risk Management Committee - US Youth Soccer Soccer
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 507
Be a More Effective Youth Soccer Coach by Developing Your Emotional Intelligence [More Info]
Skye Eddy Bruce, Founder, Institute of Soccer Parenting
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 501B
Benchmarking and Financial Performance [More Info]
David Castenada, Director of Accounting and Finance, US Youth Soccer
Peter Mariahazy, Treasurer, US Youth Soccer
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 504
Building Perseverance and Grit in Training [More Info]
Dr. Lee Hancock, Sport Psychologist, DrLeeHancock.com
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 505
Competencies of an Effective Coach [More Info]
Andrew Latham, Head Coach, Lower Island Soccer Association
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 506
Filling the Recreational Coachs Tool Box, Part 2: Self-Re-flection and Evaluation [More Info]
Bill Stara, Director of Recreation and Academy Programs, Broomfield Soccer Club
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 403AB
Football Conditioning: The Conditioning of Football [More Info]
Raymond Verheijen, Chief Executive Officer, World Football Academy
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 405
Getting Free Help: Successfully Enlisting Volunteers [More Info]
Niall Foy, Section Resource Specialist, American Youth Soccer Organization
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 404AB
Keeping High School Soccer Relevant [More Info]
Greg Winkler, Head Boy's Soccer Coach; Membership Group Chair, Ida Baker High School; NSCAA
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 501A
Leading Your Soccer Organization: Developing a Positive Coaching Culture [More Info]
Cheryl Rogow, Positive Coaching Alliance
Jason Sacks, Positive Coaching Alliance
Taylor Lyndon, Positive Coaching Alliance
Casey Miller, Positive Coaching Alliance
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 510
Open Forum with Referee Administrators [More Info]
US Youth Soccer Referee Advisory Group & USSF Referee Representatives
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 408A
Preparing Your Players to Play at the Collegiate Level [More Info]
Jeremy Gunn, Head Coach, Stanford University Men's Soccer
Becky Burleigh, Head Women's Coach, University of Florida
Sasho Cirovski, Head Men's Soccer Coach, University of Maryland
Aliceann Wilber, Head Women's Coach, William Smith College
Steve Allison, Director of College Placement, Lone Star Soccer Club
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 503
Talent Identification and Development [More Info]
Dr. Mark Williams, Professor and Chair - Department of Health, Kinesiology, and Recreation College of Health, University of Utah
11:00 am - 12:00 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Teaching Progression Activities for Developing Decision Makers, Presented by US Club Soccer and LaLiga [More Info]
Gari Fullaondo, Technical and Methodological Advisor, LaLiga
Hugo Blanco, Sports Projects Coordinator, LaLiga
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC Petree Hall D
Technical Applications to Functions and Roles [More Info]
Eric Oman, League Technical Director, Puget Sound Premier League
Jason Sisneros, Director of Match Analysis, University of North Carolina Women's Soccer
Mark Spiegel, Founder, Make Your Own Ball Day
Ian Mulliner, Technical Director, Massachusetts Youth Soccer
11:00 am - 12:00 pmCC 409AB
Understanding and Implementing Sports Performance Technology, Presented by Polar [More Info]
Mike Friesen, Head Women's Soccer Coach, San Diego State University
Melissa Terry, Assistant Women's Soccer Coach, University of Mississippi
Chris West, Associate Head Coach for Strength and Conditioning, University of Connecticut
11:30 am - 12:00 pmCC South Lobby
Meet and Greet: Lynn Berling-Manuel
11:45 am - 12:30 pmCC 306B
Ohio University Masters Program
12:00 pm - 2:00 pmCC South Lobby
SiriusXM: United States of Soccer with Jason Davis
12:00 pm - 3:00 pmCC Concourse HallNSCAA All-America Luncheon (Ticket Required) [More Info]
12:00 pm - 4:00 pmCC 402AB
"Now Hiring" Job Fair
12:30 pm - 1:00 pmCC South Lobby
Meet and Greet: Laura Harvey
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmCC 408B
1 on 1 with Chris Klein [More Info]
Chris Klein, President, LA Galaxy
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmCC Petree Hall D
Advanced Youth Coaching Practical 2 [More Info]
Ian Barker, Director of Coach Education, NSCAA
Jim Fleeting, Director of Football Development, Scottish FA
Donald Park, Head of Coach Education, Scottish FA
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmCC 405
Club Options in the Competitive Landscape [More Info]
Dave Thomas, Academy Director, American Youth Soccer Organization
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 1 (CC)
Developing Autonomous Decision Making, Presented by US Soccer [More Info]
Aloys Wijnker, Coach Educator, US Soccer
Didier Chambaron, Coach Educator, US Soccer; FIFA
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmCC 403AB
Early Childhood Development [More Info]
Tom Byer, Founder, T3
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Football Conditioning: Maintaining the Playing Style for 90 Minutes [More Info]
Raymond Verheijen, Chief Executive Officer, World Football Academy
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmCC 409AB
High School Rules Update [More Info]
Theresia Wynns, Director of Sports and Officials Education, National Federation of State High School Associations
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmCC 408A
How To Analyze A Match [More Info]
Xavi Guila, Partner, Talent Development Tech
Carlos Juarez, Technical Director, Cal North
Steve Clarke, Former Manager, Premier League
Jeremy Gunn, Head Coach, Stanford University Men's Soccer
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmCC 404AB
Integrating Analysis to Enhance Coaching Behavior [More Info]
Ian Donnelly, Managing Director, Performance Innovation Ltd.
12:45 pm - 1:45 pmCC 411
The Surf Soccer Club Way [More Info]
Mark Spooner, Girl's Director of Coaching, Surf Soccer Club
Cody Worden, USDA Director, Surf Soccer Club
12:45 pm - 2:15 pmCC 406AB
The Truth About Coaching: Where we were, where we are, and where we need to go. [More Info]
Lynn Kachmarik, Founder, True Brand Sports
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmCC 304AB
NSCAA High School Coaches and State Associations Annual Meeting
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 503
Futsal [More Info]
Bill Sampaio, National Director, U.S. Futsal
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 506
Keep the Pool Open: How to Train Elite Players With No Cuts Before U12 [More Info]
Beau Dure, Writer, USA Today
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 510
Regional Referee Administrators Group Meetings
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 501C
Secrets of Feyenoord Academy: How we produce top talent [More Info]
Gido Vader, Manager of International Relations, Feyenoord Rotterdam
Melvin Boel, International Development Coach, Feyenoord Rotterdam
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 505
Teaching Tools for a Successful Training Session [More Info]
Serge Lipovetsky, Technical Director, Mississippi Soccer
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC 507
Team Management for the Youth Soccer Club Coach [More Info]
Lou Mignone, Director of Coaching and Player Development, West Orange United FC
1:15 pm - 2:15 pmCC Petree Hall C
TOPSoccer Demo Session [More Info]
Zac Crawford, Technical Director, Alabama Soccer Association
2:00 pm - 4:00 pmCC South Lobby
SiriusXM: Counter Attak
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmCC 408B
1 on 1 with Shannon MacMillan [More Info]
Shannon MacMillan, Director of Club Operations, Del Mar Carmel Valley Sharks
Lesle Gallimore, Head Women's Soccer Coach, University of Washington
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmCC 404AB
9v9 & 11v11 Playbook-Systems, Formations, and Numbering [More Info]
Dave Newbery, eLearning Coordinator, NSCAA
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmCC 403AB
Developing Autonomous Decision Making, Presented by US Soccer [More Info]
Aloys Wijnker, Coach Educator, US Soccer
Didier Chambaron, Coach Educator, US Soccer; FIFA
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmCC 411
Helping Soccer Players Perform Under Pressure [More Info]
Dan Abrahams, Sport Psychologist
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmCC 408A
Physical Preparation in Elite Soccer; A Comparison of the Four Different Systems Used Today [More Info]
David Tenney, Sports Science and Performance Manager, Seattle Sounders
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmCC 405
Playground Soccer: Creating Joy for Our Youngest Players [More Info]
Rhona Higgins, Resource Specialist, American Youth Soccer Organization
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Red Bulls Approach to Developing Technical Efficiency to Exploit Transitional Moments [More Info]
Ricky King, Education Manager, New York Red Bulls
John Wolyniec, Head Coach, Red Bull New York II (USL)
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 1 (CC)
The Schalke FC Way [More Info]
Bodo Menze, Manager of International Relations, FC Schalke 04
Gerald Asamoah, Club Ambassador, FC Schalke 04
2:15 pm - 3:15 pmCC 409AB
The Sunny Hills High School Way [More Info]
Jeff Gordon, Head Soccer Coach, Sunny Hills High School (CA)
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 506
Lets Get the Party Started with TOPSoccer [More Info]
Bill Stara, Director of Recreation and Academy Programs, Broomfield Soccer Club
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 504
Managing Talent In Your Club [More Info]
Carrie Taylor, Director of Coaching, Laguna United FC
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 507
Parents Coaching from the Sidelines: How to Stop It [More Info]
Skye Eddy Bruce, Founder, Institute of Soccer Parenting
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 503
Performance/Match Analysis [More Info]
Dr. Mark Williams, Professor and Chair - Department of Health, Kinesiology, and Recreation College of Health, University of Utah
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 505
The Transition/Bridge from Rec Coach (U9) to Select Coach (U11)
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmCC 501B
TOPSoccer Roundtable [More Info]
TOPSoccer Committee - US Youth Soccer
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC 408B
1 on 1 with Jozy Altidore [More Info]
Jozy Altidore, Current Forward, USMNT, Toronto FC
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC 409AB
Developing Players with Video: Lessons from the MLS, Presented by Hudl [More Info]
Oliver Gage, Performance Analyst, Houston Dynamo
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC 408A
High School Hot Topics Panel [More Info]
Greg Winkler, Head Boy's Soccer Coach; Membership Group Chair, Ida Baker High School; NSCAA
Rusty Oglesby, Head Boys' Coach; Advocacy Chair, Frisco Wakeland High School; NSCAA
Wendy Louque, Coach, KC Courage
Peg Keiller, Head Girls' Coach, Quince Orchard High School
Howard Putterman, Head Girls' Coach; Membership Group Chair, Linganore High School; NSCAA
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC 411
Leadership Through Diversity [More Info]
Derek Barraza, President, California State Soccer Association South (Cal South)
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 1 (CC)
Modern Goalkeeping Approaches to 1v1 Situations, Presented by Kwik Goal [More Info]
Phil Wheddon, Director, GK ONE LLC
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC 404AB
Programming and Player Pathways in a Model Club [More Info]
Robert Parr, Technical Director, Gulf Coast Youth Soccer Club
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC 405
Stem Cells and PRP: How regenerative therapies are changing sports medicine, Presented by Carondelet Orthopaedic Surgeons [More Info]
Dr. Michael Khadavi, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation , Carondelet Orthopaedic Surgeons
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmCC 403AB
Strategies to Recruit, Hire, & Retain Female Coaches [More Info]
Nicole M. LaVoi, PH.D., Professor, University of Minnesota
3:45 pm - 4:45 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
The Surf Soccer Club Way [More Info]
Mark Spooner, Girl's Director of Coaching, Surf Soccer Club
Cody Worden, USDA Director, Surf Soccer Club
3:45 pm - 5:15 pmCC 406AB
The Blueprint: Training Coaches as Mentors [More Info]
Michael Vaughan Cherubin, Senior Programs Manager, US Soccer Foundation
4:00 pm - 5:00 pmCC 306B
Pennsylvania Soccer Coaches Association Annual General Membership Meeting
4:00 pm - 6:00 pmCC South Lobby
SiriusXM: WTF - Wynalda Talks Football
4:00 pm - 6:00 pmJW Platinum Ballroom D
Walt Chyzowych Awards Reception
6:00 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 1 and 2 (CC)4-A-Side Tournament, Presented by SAY Soccer
 
Sunday 01/15/2017
7:00 am - 8:00 amCC 408AAttendee Registration
7:00 am - 5:00 pmCC 519
US Soccer Meeting
8:15 am - 9:15 amCC 408A
Build the NSCAA 4v4 Diploma, part of the Coaching Development Series [More Info]
Ian Barker, Director of Coach Education, NSCAA
8:15 am - 9:15 amCC 409AB
Introduction: Goalkeeper Positioning and Communication [More Info]
Michael Crane, Assistant Women's Soccer Coach, Florida Atlantic University
8:30 am - 12:00 pmJW Plaza 1
NSCAA Board of Directors Meeting
9:00 am - 12:00 pmJW Atrium 1
NSCAA Advocacy Team Meeting - High School Boys
9:00 am - 12:00 pmJW Atrium 2
NSCAA Advocacy Team Meeting - High School Girls
9:30 am - 10:30 amCC 408A
Build the NSCAA 4v4 Diploma, part of the Coaching Development Series Part 2 [More Info]
Cyndi Goodwin, Assistant Women's Coach, University of Redlands
9:30 am - 10:30 amKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Coaching the Goalkeeper in Basic Handling [More Info]
Lisa Cole, Head Coach, Papua New Guinea U20 WNT
10:45 am - 11:45 amKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Angle Play, Shot Handling, Intro to Breakaway Save, and Foot Distrbution [More Info]
Lisa Cole, Head Coach, Papua New Guinea U20 WNT
10:45 am - 11:45 amCC 408A
Build the NSCAA 4v4 Diploma, part of the Coaching Development Series Part 3 [More Info]
Ian Barker, Director of Coach Education, NSCAA
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCC 408A
Build the NSCAA 4v4 Diploma, part of the Coaching Development Series Part 4 [More Info]
Cyndi Goodwin, Assistant Women's Coach, University of Redlands
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmKwik Goal Demo Field 2 (CC)
Coaching the Goalkeeper with Team Games: Review Q&A [More Info]
Michael Crane, Assistant Women's Soccer Coach, Florida Atlantic University