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Virtual Session Schedule

*This is a tentative schedule. Session dates and times are subject to change. All times listed are in Eastern Time.

Wednesday, November 4, 2020

11:00am - 11:30am

Opening Welcome & Keynote

11:45am - 1:00pm

Regaining Equilibrium – Time & Stress Management for Leaders

Presenter: John Kriger

1:15pm - 1:45pm

Specialization and the Player Safety Connection

Presenter: Dr. Ann Lebeck

2:00pm - 3:15pm

Youth Sports Program's Role in Developing Physical Literacy

Presenters: Dr. Rick Howard and Dr. Tony Moreno

3:30pm - 5:00pm

Roundtable Discussion - Return to Play

Thursday, November 5, 2020

11:00am - 12:15pm

Purpose Based Recognition: Recognizing, Rewarding and Retaining

Presenter: Lori A. Hoffner

12:30pm - 1:45pm

Toughening Athletes or Harming Their Brains? 8 Myths of the Bullying & Abuse Paradigm

Dr. Jen Fraser

2:00pm - 2:45pm

INCLUSION ISN’T SCARY! Everyone has the Right to Play!

Presenter: Lane Gram

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Allocating Facilities - How to Balance Requests Using Data, Structured Policies and Guidelines

Presenters: Ed Saiz (CYSA) and Kate Nematollahi

4:15pm - 5:00pm

Roundtable Open Forum

Friday, November 6, 2020

11:00am - 11:30am

Relationships are EVERYTHING!

Presenter: Krista Rizzo

11:45am - 12:30pm

Gender Equity in Youth Sports

Presenter: Kim Turner, J.D.

12:45pm - 2:15pm

Evidence-Based Practices to Preventing Bullying – 8 Strategies to Debunk the 8 Myths

Presenter: Dr. Jen Fraser

2:30pm - 4:00pm

NAYS National Awards Presentation and Closing Keynote