Urban Soccer Symposium
The Urban Soccer Symposium hosts urban soccer programmers and speakers from across the nation who are dedicated to improving the field of sports-based youth development. The Symposium features four days of interactive workshops focused on sharing best practices and maximizing organizations' impact in the community. In addition to the workshops, the Symposium features Capitol Hill Day, in which attendees go on Capitol Hill to meet with government officials to discuss how soccer is positively impacting children in their communities.
Save the date! The 2016 Urban Soccer Symposium will take place March 11-14, 2016 in Washington, DC. Follow this link to book your hotel group rate for the Symposium!
Accepting Request for Proposals (RFPs)
Are you an innovator or expert in the fields of health and wellness, organizational development, soccer development or youth development? If so, please consider submitting a request for proposal (RFP) to present at the 2016 Urban Soccer Symposium.The RFP deadline is 11:59 PM EST on November 30th. Click here to submit your RFP!
2015 Urban Soccer Symposium
Presented by Soccer Shots, the 2015 Urban Soccer Symposium was the largest Symposium to date. Over 200 attendees gathered in Washington, D.C. to hear keynote speakers, including U.S. Women's National Team member - Ali Krieger, and learn from representatives of notable organizations including Ashoka, Mass Mentoring Partnership, NSCAA, and Soccer Across America. Click here to view the 2015 Urban Soccer Symposium Schedule.
Supporting the Urban Soccer Symposium
If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for the Urban Soccer Symposium, please contact Patricia Arty.