Sessions

Skye Eddy Bruce

Skye Eddy Bruce
Founder, SoccerParenting.com

WELCOME to the Soccer Parenting Summit!

Christian Lavers

Christian Lavers
Vice President, US Club; President, ECNL; Technical Director, FC Wisconsin

The State of Youth Soccer: The Challenges We Face and How Parents Can Be the Difference Makers

John O’Sullivan

John O’Sullivan
Founder, Changing the Game Project

When Parents Hold Coaches and Clubs Accountable to Higher Standards We Will Change the Game

SDan Abrahams

Dan Abrahams
Global sport psychologist; author

A Parent’s Role in Mental Conditioning for the Developing Soccer Player – Avoid the Most Common Mistakes So Your Child Can Thrive

Lori Lindsey

Lori Lindsey
Retired USWNT player; sports performance coach

Must-Have Athletic Traits to Prevent Injury and Maximize Potential

Tom Farrey

Tom Farrey
Exec. Dir., Aspen Institute Sport & Society Program; Emmy award winning journalist

An Overview of Youth Sports & Calls to Action for Parents and Clubs!

Ann Dunaway Teh

Ann Dunaway Teh
Board certified sports dietitian; soccer parent

Sports Nutrition for the Developing Youth Athlete

Ian Barker

Ian Barker
Director of Coaching Education, NSCAA

The Challenges We Face with Coaching Education: How Can More Children Thrive?

Kelley Pulisic

Kelley Pulisic
Mother to Christian Pulisic; former collegiate player

Raising an Exceptional Player and How to Teach Soccer Character to Our Kids

James Leath

James Leath
Head of Leadership Development, IMG

How Parents (and Coaches) Can Teach Character Development Through Sport

Skye Eddy Bruce

Skye Eddy Bruce
Founder, SoccerParenting.com

Summit Check In - What's Next

Todd Beane

Todd Beane
Founder, TOVO Academy Barcelona

Maximize Your Child's Talent - A Checklist and Action Steps for Parents

Reed Maltbie

Reed Maltbie
Exec. Dir., Soccer Shots; Speaker, Changing the Game Project

The (Hopeful) Extinction of the Bully Coach: Why Parents Sometimes Lose Their Power and How To Take It Back

Nick Levett

Nick Levett
Talent Development Manager, English Football Association

Identifying Youth Soccer Talent While Appreciating the Difference in Maturity and Developmental Timelines for Children

Jerry Lynch

Dr. Jerry Lynch
Founder, Way of Champions; author

The Power & Joy of Mindful Soccer Parenting

John Cone

Dr. John Cone
Founder, Fit For 90

Understanding & Addressing the Challenges of Growth In Youth Athletes

Samantha Weber

Sam Weber
Founder, ProfilePasser

How to Successfully Navigate the College Recruiting Process

John Harkes

Erik Imler
Retired USMNT player; Founder, Can't Pass Can't Play

Qualifying Results in Player Development - A Guide For Parents

Sam Snow

Sam Snow
Coaching Director, US Youth Soccer

Everyone Starts in Rec – Must-Have Changes to Our Soccer Model That Give Kids a Better First Experience

Tony DiCicco

Tony DiCicco
Olympic & World Champion Coach; Founder, SoccerPlus Camps

Making A Difference In the Lives of Children – Parents, Coaches, Clubs – TOGETHER

Skye Eddy Bruce

Skye Eddy Bruce
Founder, SoccerParenting.com

Let's Keep Going!

Bonus Sessions - Must Have SIDELINE PASS
“Jerry

Jerry Smith
Head Coach, Santa Clara Univ., Exec. Dir., Coaching for Life Academy

Establishing A Culture Where Teaching Life Skills is the #1 Priority of Youth Sports

Reed Maltbie

Anthony Latronica
Founder, SoccerSpecific Former U-17 USMNT Assistant Coach

What We Can Learn About Player Development - 20 Men’s Players From the Previous U-17 Cycle Signed Pro Contracts Prior to Turning 18

“Kevin

Kevin Hartman
17 Year MLS Career, Director of Goalkeeping, IMG

My Personal Player Development Pathway and Lessons Learned from 17 Years in the MLS