Administrative Breakout Sessions

League and club administrators and VIPs should be aware that Soccer Nation Expo 2014 will play host to numerous informative breakout sessions throughout the weekend of February 8-9 in the wwill be hosted in the meeting rooms at the Los Angeles Convention Center during both days of Soccer Nation Expo 2014.

The Cal South Annual General Meeting (AGM) will also take place during the Expo on Sunday, February 9, 2014.

For the full Soccer Nation Expo schedule of events, click here.

 

Administrative Breakout Sessions Schedule
Saturday, February 8, 2014
All clinics, times and presenters are tentative and subject to change up to show time.
Time Room# Topic (click links for more info) Presenter(s)

09:30 a.m.-
10:50 a.m.

501B 

Financial Management and Internal
Controls: The Board of Directors Spotting Potential Warning Signs and Taking Action

Hosted by Cal South

Lewis Sharpstone CPA
SingerLewak

10:00 a.m.- 10:50 a.m.

501A

How to Build or Renovate a Soccer Facility
Hosted by Cal South Soccer Foundation

Anthony DiCicco
AstroTurf

Doug Grove
Beals RHA Alliance
Chris Chisam
Beals RHA Alliance

Michael Winfrey
Musco Lighting
Project Manager
 

10:30 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

501C

Cal South Tournament Directors Meeting

Jeff Dyrek
Cal South Director of Tournaments

11:00 a.m.- 11:50 a.m.

501B 

Budgeting and IRS Governance Policies: The Board of Directors Laying the Foundation as Fiduciaries
Hosted by Cal South

Lewis Sharpstone CPA
SingerLewak

11:00 a.m.- 11:50 a.m.

501A

The Mini Pitch: How to Create Playing
Areas with Little Space

Hosted by Cal South Soccer Foundation

Kurt Scholey
Sport Court of So. Cal

Valdemar Vera
Toque Futsal
Anthony DiCicco
AstroTurf

11:00 a.m.- 11:50 a.m.

511A

Cal South District 2 Meeting

Luca Pacelli
District 2 Commissioner

12:00 p.m.-
02:00 p.m.

502A

Cal South VIP Luncheon:
Presidents, Registrars and
Tournament Directors

Hosted by the LA Galaxy
[RSVP Required]

Cal South
LA Galaxy

01:30 p.m.-
02:30 p.m.

501A 

Learn How to Work with Your City on
Using and/or Improving Field Space

Hosted by Cal South Soccer Foundation

David DeLeon
Cal South Soccer Foundation President
Steve Cline
Recreation Supervisor, City of Los Angeles, West Valley and Municipal Sports
Arlene Salazar
City of Downey Director
of Parks & Recreation

02:00 p.m.-
02:50 p.m.

511A

Recovery Analysis

DJ Vigil
CB3 Sports Performance

02:00 p.m.- 02:50 p.m.

501C 

Affinity Sports:
Teaming Sports with Technology

Natalie Del Francia
Affinity Sports
Steve T. Marquez
Cal South League Account Management

03:00 p.m.- 03:50 p.m.

501A 

Cal South District 3 Meeting

Sue Abadie
District 3 Commissioner

03:00 p.m.- 03:50 p.m.

511A

Insurance Best Practices at the Local League & Club Level

Terry Michelitch
Willis Insurance

03:30 p.m.- 04:20 p.m.

501C

Affinity Sports:
Teaming Sports with Technology

Natalie Del Francia
Affinity Sports
Steve T. Marquez
Cal South League Account Management

 
Sunday, February 9, 2014

08:00 a.m.-
09:00 a.m.

502A

Credential Check-In for Affiliate Member
Leagues and Clubs for the 2014
Cal South Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Cal South

09:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m.

502A

2014 Cal South
Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Cal South Board
of Directors

11:00 a.m.-
12:00 p.m.

501A

Cal South Membership Survey Recap:
Findings and Recommendations

Cal South

12:00 p.m.-
01:00 p.m.

511C

2014 Cal South
Annual Business Meeting (ABM)

Cal South Board
of Directors

12:00 p.m.-
01:00 p.m.

511A

The Use of Modern Technology in
Planning and Preparing Coaching
Sessions Using Sport Session Planner

Hosted by the Cal South Coaches Association

Lee Merricks
North America Business Development Director
SportSessionPlanner.com

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VIP COACH PASS
The VIP Coach Pass is available to any soccer coach who is interested in improving their training techniques, learning new game strategies from world class coaching talent, or networking with other coaches from all over Southern California. The VIP Coach Pass is available for purchase to all coaches everywhere, including other state, national or international associations.

As a VIP Coach Pass holder, you will gain access to special reserved seating around the "AstroTurf VIP Coach Pitch" area at Soccer Nation Expo 2014, where you will be able to take in live coaching clinics featuring skills and drills taught by world class coaches from all over the world. You will also have exclusive access to interactive classroom sessions with some of the most renowned and respected soccer coaches in the U.S and the world. This is a prime opportunity to participate in tremendously valuable sessions that are intimate and focused, and perfectly geared towards the needs and interests of all soccer coaches. To see the full schedule

The cost of the VIP Coach Pass is only $35 per coach:
Click here to register now

Cal South Coaches Association members automatically save $15 off a VIP Coach Pass. To join the Cal South Coaches Association, click here for more information

 

INSPECT:
The latest training equipment, uniforms, gear, books and computer/internet technology designed to help YOU become an even better coach and administrator! For a full list of exhibitors appearing at Soccer Nation Expo 2014, click here.

NETWORK:
Make a plan and practice your handshake! Soccer Nation Expo 2014 will offer you the single greatest networking opportunity for the Western United States soccer community.

 

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