2013 AVCA Annual Convention Seminars - Seattle, WA

AVCA Convention 101: What Every First-Time Attendee Needs to Know

(All - Basic)

Featured Speaker:

Chuck Rey, Miami University

Audio

PowerPoint     

Creating a Culture of Success

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speakers: 

John Speraw, USAV Men's Team Head Coach, UCLA 

Andrea Becker, UCLA

Brad Keller, UCLA 

Audio 

Mindset: Recent Motor Behavior Research Applied to Volleyball 

(All - Advanced)

Featured Speaker:

Nels Rydberg, University of Portland 

Audio

PowerPoint

Unique and Creative Ways to Motivate Your Players During the Off-Season

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

Amber Warners, Calvin College 

Audio

PowerPoint     

The Three Steps to Developing Mental Toughness in the Next Generation

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

Lindsey Wilson, Positive Performance Mental Training 

Audio

Handout             

Brain Typing Your Athletes for Maximum Athletic and Competitive Performance

(College - Advanced)

Featured Speaker:

Kerry Major Carr, University of Pennsylvania 

Audio

Handout

PowerPoint     

Possession Volleyball: How and Why to Prioritize Your Training and Systems

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

Ben Josephson, Trinity Western University 

Audio

Handout

PowerPoint     

Using Bjerring Doubles to Evaluate and Develop Your Players

(All - Advanced)

Featured Speaker:

Jim Mercer, Genesee Community College 

Audio

Handout        

The Puzzle of Techniques and Tactics: What Men's and Women's Volleyball Can Learn from Each Other

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

David Kniffin, University of California - Irvine 

Audio

How to Recruit Against the "Big Boys" at Your Small School on a Shoestring Budget

(College - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

Doug Walters, Cedarville University 

Audio

Handout

PowerPoint     

Forming Marketplace Partnerships that Benefit Your Program or Club

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

Lori Okimura, Creative Sports Strategies 

Audio 

Super Session: Why We Win - Elite Volleyball Coaches Offer their Strategies for Success

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speakers:

Karch Kiraly, USA Volleyball Women's Team Head Coach

Mike Sealy, UCLA

Cathy George, Michigan State University

Nina Matthies, Pepperdine University

Bill Ferguson, University of Southern California

Mike Hebert - Moderator 

Audio

You Can Do It! A Discussion of Women in Coaching - Presented by Nfinity

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

Cathy George, Michigan State University 

Audio

Semifinal Match Analysis - presented by Data Project

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speakers:

Joe Trinsey, USAV Women's Team Technical Coordinator

Todd Dagenais, Univeristy of Central Florida 

Audio

Handout     

Non-Verbal Communication: More Important than the Words You Use - presented by JVA

(High School/Club - Intermediate)

Featured Speakers:

Dave Weitl, Washington Volleyball Academy

Maggie Peters, Washington Volleyball Academy 

Audio

If I Knew Then What I Know Now....... 

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speakers:

Terry Liskevych, Oregon State University

Russ Rose, Penn State University

John Dunning, Stanford University

Don Patterson, JDP Publishing - Moderator

Audio

The Four Keys to Motivating Any Player

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

Kathy DeBoer, American Volleyball Coaches Association 

Audio

PowerPoint     

What Physical Metrics Teach Us about Training Priorities - presented by SoloSpike & SportsCRM

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

Kyle Norris, SoloSpike 

Audio

Title IX: What You Need to Know to Save or Improve the Treatment of Your Program 

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speakers:

Kristen Galles, Attorney

Sarah Dunne, ACLU 

Audio

Handout

How to Use Nondiscrimination Laws to Help You Negotiate a Better Deal

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speakers:

Kristen Galles, Attorney

Sarah Dunne, ACLU 

Audio

Handout     

Transferring Key Aspects of International Serve and Serve Receive Skills into the Collegiate Game

(College - Advanced)

Featured Speakers:

Jim Stone, Front Range Volleyball Club

Jim Miret, Volleyball Training Solutions

Audio

Handout

Using Statistics to Develop Strategy on the Sand

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speakers:

Andrew Fuller, University of Southern California

Jason Kennedy, University of Southern California

Audio

Tips and Tricks for Successful Operations Management

(College - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

Cody March, Oregon St. University 

Audio

Handout

PowerPoint     

Training and Teaching with a Growth Mindset: Increasing Productivity in Coach-Athlete Converstaions - presented by Gold Medal Squared

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speakers:

Hugh McCutcheon, University of Minnesota

Marv Dunphy, Pepperdine University

Suzie Pignetti, Carolina Junior Volleyball Club

Reid Priddy, USA Men's National Volleyball Team

Rob Browning, Saint Mary College - Moderator 

Audio

Creative Cauldron & Scoring Ideas for Practice - presented by USA Volleyball - CAP

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

Bill Neville, Former Olympic Coach and owner of Nevillizms 

Audio

Ending Homophobia and Transphobia in Sports

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

Hudson Taylor, Athlete Ally 

Audio

Thinking Volleyball: Examining the "Why" and "How" of Coaching

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

Mike Hebert, University of Minnesota 

Audio

Match Management 102: Game Tactics and In-Game Adjustments - presented by USA Volleyball - CAP

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

Bill Neville, Former Olympic Coach and owner of Nevillizms 

Audio

Winning the Game Between Points: A Closer Look at You, Your Program and Your Players

(High School/Club - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

Momi Bowles, Auburn Mountainview High School 

Audio     

How to Use Statistics We Don't Find on Our Stat Sheets

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speakers:

Kevin Hambly, University of Illinois

Todd Dagenais, University of Central Florida 

Audio 

6-6 and 6-3 Offensive Systems - presented by USA Volleyball - CAP

(All - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

John Kessel, USA Volleyball & AVCA Hall of Fame Inductee 

Audio

Starting and Building a Juniors Beach Volleyball Program - presented by JVA

(High School/Club - Intermediate)

Featured Speaker:

Shaun Catlin, Triple Crown Volleyball

Katy Garza, AVA of Texas

Jeff Smith, 692 Beach Volleyball Club 

Audio

Closing Session: When Winning is your Job - Designing Systems and Training What's Important - presented by Gold Medal Squared

Featured Speakers:

Chris McGown, Brigham Young University

Keving Hambly, University of Illinois

Beth Launiere, University of Utah

Shawn Olmstead, Brigham Young University

Rob Browning, Saint Marys College

Audio

Exhibitor Showcase Session: Navigating Today's Communication Landscape - Coaches Panel Shares Their Strategies for Building and Maintaining Key Relationships - Presented by Scoutware

(All - All)

Featured Speakers:

Amanda Carmichael, Scoutware LLC

Jill Kramer, West Virginia University

Ray Gooden, Northern Illinois University 

Audio

Exhibitor Showcase Session: WinNow! How to Use Stats, Video and Rotation Optimization to Win More Matches - presented by Rotate123

(All - All)

Featured Speaker:

Kyle Mashima, Rotate123 

Audio

Handout

PowerPoint    

Exhibitor Showcase Session: Increase Camp Attendance, Build Your Brand and Create New Forms of Residual Income with Volleyball1on1.com and the V1 Sports App - presented by Volleyball1on1.com

(All - All)

Featured Speaker:

Andor Gyulai, Volleyball1on1.com & V1 Sports Volleyball 

Audio

Handout 

Exhibitor Showcase Session: Learning to Use Volleyball Scorekeeping Software with VolleyWrite - presented by Wildfire Sports LLC

(All - All)

Featured Speaker:

Debbie Keller, Wildfire Sports LLC

Dr. Michael Gutzwiller, Wildfire Sports LLC

Audio