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. 

In 2016 - the Urban Soccer Symposium turns 10!

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!

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Urban Soccer Symposium Save The Date

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 AmericaClick 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.

Thank you to our partners for their support of the 2015 Urban Soccer Symposium!



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