Save The Date:
Saturday, March 14th – Pleasanton Marriott
Cal North Soccer Expo is a highly interactive event, and is an excellent opportunity for administrators and coaches to network and experience a whole new world of soccer. With a schedule of world-class coaching clinics and administrative workshops, Soccer Expo has something for everyone!
For the last 20 years, the Cal North Soccer Expo has provided workshops for Coaches, Referees, League Board members and Registrars free of charge. Additionally, our annual Hall of Fame Awards Banquet will be held on Saturday, and will honor coaches, youth referees, and volunteers from the State, as well as induct the newest Hall of Fame members.
Please contact Debbie Alvarez (firstname.lastname@example.org) for information regarding exhibitor opportunities.
All educational workshops and coaching sessions are free!
|MEETING ROOM 1||Meeting Room 2|
|8:30am – 9:20am||Referees – Growth & Retention, Good Practices and Development presented by CNRA||Emotional Intelligence in Coaching presented by Skye Eddy Bruce, Soccer Parenting Association|
|9:30am – 10:20am||Navigating California’s New Independent Contractor/Employee Law (AB5) presented by Briana O’Dowd, California Soccer Solutions||Integrating Grassroots Coaching Education into the Club Environment presented by Santo Rivas, US Soccer Grassroots Coaching and Education|
|10:30am – 11:20am||Risk Management & Registration Issues: SafeSport – the Risk Manager’s Role, Data Privacy – California Consumer Privacy Act, Sports Connect Registration System – Updates & What to Expect, Online Affiliation Process presented by Emanuel Lusca, Cal North Registration & Data Systems Manager and Melinda Rainville, Cal North 1st Vice Chairman||Best Practices for Club Development presented by Austin Daniels, US Soccer Club Development|
|11:30am – 12:20pm||Introspective Look to Engage Latino Players & Coaches presented by Julio Serrano, United Soccer Coaches Latino Advocacy Chair||Navigating California’s New Independent Contractor/Employee Law (AB5) presented by Briana O’Dowd, California Soccer Solutions|
|12:20pm – 1:00pm||LUNCH BREAK||LUNCH BREAK|
|1:00pm – 1:50pm||Establishing A Sense of Community to Inspire & Retain Players presented by Skye Eddy Bruce, Soccer Parenting Association||Introspective Look to Engage Latino Players & Coaches presented by Julio Serrano, United Soccer Coaches Latino Advocacy Chair|
|2:00pm – 2:50pm||Integrating Grassroots Coaching Education into the Club Environment presented by Santo Rivas, US Soccer Grassroots Coaching and Education||Panel Discussion: Building Futsal in Northern California|
|3:00pm – 3:50pm||Best Practices for Club Development presented by Austin Daniels, US Soccer Club Development||DOC Roundtable with Cal North Technical Director Kevin Crow|
|4:00pm – 5:00pm||Panel Discussion: Building Futsal in Northern California||California Regional League presented by Kevin Crow, Cal North Technical Director and Ben Jay, Cal North Executive Director|