2015 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
August 1 - 2, 2015
New Orleans Marriott at Lakeway
3838 No. Causeway Boulevard, Metarie, LA 70002
SCHEDULE OF SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS
Louisiana Soccer Association Annual General Meeting shall include a number of valuable presentations, symposia and round table discussions intended to help us all enrich the soccer culture in Louisiana and to improve the environment in which we teach our children the beautiful game. Below is a Schedule of our Special Presentations. These are in addition to the Committee meetings that will take place on Saturday and the Council Meetings that will take place on Sunday.
Saturday, August 1st
9:00 – 10:00 AM
“Age Appropriate Practices and Expectations”
Presenter: Sam Snow, Director of Coaching for US Youth Soccer and former Director of Coaching for Louisiana Soccer Association
GotSoccer / Registration
Presenters: Phillip Cameron, GotSoccer and Jeff Schoonover, LSA Program Manager
10:15 - 11:30 AM
“Just Let the Kids Play”
Presenter: Bob Bigelow
Author and former NBA player, Bob Bigelow, will speak on providing new approaches for positive change in youth sports. He has devoted several thousand hours researching and lecturing about organized youth sports and its effects on children and adults. Bob has been selected as one of the “100 Most Influential Sports Educators” by the Institute for International Sport at the URI. This presentation is open to the public and will change the way we look at the youth game across the state.
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
“Designing A Training Session – Practice Made Perfect”
Presenter: Mark Godwin
“The Soccer Academy in Louisiana, a Roundtable Discussion"
Panel: Sam Snow, Bo Cassidy of Baton Rouge SC and Shane Jeanfreau from Mandeville Soccer
2:00 – 3:15
“Coaching the U8 and U10 Players”
Presenters: Sam Snow and Mark Godwin
"TOPSoccer in Louisiana, a Game for All Kids"
3:15 – 4:30 PM
Presenter: Sam Snow
"ODP Under Construction"
Presenters: Mark Godwin and Tucker Reynolds
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