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The NSCAA and Florida Youth Soccer have joined forces to host a unique summer event that will serve all aspects of the game. Join your peers at the Lake Buena Vista Palace Hotel in Orlando, Florida for an exciting week of coaching education. Learn from world class presenters like Lynn Kachmarik, Donna Fishter, and Tony DiCicco in an intimate peer setting. Coaches will also have the opportunity to receive an NSCAA Level 5 Diploma, Special Topics Diploma: Attacking and Defending Principles, and/or a NFHS/NSCAA Professional Development Certificate. 

Register for 2 events at 1 low price or click on the individual event you wish to attend:

Schedule and Presenters

This action packed weekend will include 16 field demonstrations, 8 lecture/roundtable sessions put on by top coaching educators in the country. Spring and winter season athletes will be recognized at the All-America brunch. Socials and networking gatherings will also be part of the fun! 

Click here for a list of confirmed presenters

Click here for information on diploma offerings

Click here for the full schedule

Travel and Housing

The host site is at Lake Buena Vista Palace Hotel, a Disney property across from Downtown Disney. 

Rate: $114 per night

Hotel Rate Includes:

  • $21.95 Resort fee
  • FREE parking
  • FREE in-room internet
  • Disney Bus Transportation to all Disney Theme Parks
  • Pool and fitness center access

[+] Click here for Summer Symposium housing

[+] Click here for FYSA AGM housing

Special rate valid July 28 – August 6, 2014

2013 Highlights: What to Expect

The 2013 Summer Symposium was highlighted by a live discussion on Player Development from Alexi Lalas and distinguished panel the following night, a variety of coaching diplomas and sessions from top presenters around the world.

[+] View all of the highlights from 2013

[+] See the panel on Player Development

[+] View the photo gallery from 2013


Exhibit Hall Grand Opening. 1/17/2013.

Situated next to the demonstration fields, the Exhibit Hall will feature the latest in soccer industry equipment, products and services. Activities on Thursday and Friday, including the opening social will be held in the exhibit hall. A limited number of exhibitor booths are available to interested companies.

Exhibitor Information