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2019 Summer Symposium Schedule


Summer Symposium Schedule

2019 Coaching Summer Symposium

NorCal Premier, the German FA (DFB) and San Jose Earthquakes have teamed up to bring to Northern California a world class coaching symposium, with a goal to engage the soccer community and help develop the game of soccer on and off the field.


  • Marcus Sorg (German Senior National Team Assistant Coach)
  • Nicklas Dietrich (German Senior National Team Head of Sports Performance)
  • Matias Almeyda (San Jose Earthquakes Head Coach)
  • Frans Hoek (former KNVB, Barcelona, Man Utd, Bayern)
  • Ricard Segarra Aragay (FC Barcelona Youth GK Director)
  • Marco Monti (Inter Milan U8-U14 Technical Director)
  • Jeremy Gunn (Stanford Men’s Soccer Head Coach)

Below is some additional information in regards to parking and building locations:

Please click here for the location for Parking. For Friday parking, participants can park in El Camino Grove. For Saturday and Sunday parking, participants must park in Parking Structure 7 or the Wilber Parking Lot (Structure 7 is much closer)

For the building locations for check-in, Classroom, Field locations, please click here

Questions: Contact David Robertson:

Friday, June 29th 2019
Time Description Clinician Location
9:30 am – 11:00 am The Role Of The DOC- invitation only Frans Hoek Kissick
12:00 pm -1:00 pm Check-in/box lunch Cagan
1:00pm Opening Quakes, Norcal, DFB Cagan
1:30 pm – 2:45 pm Cognitive development, moving into the space creating game solutions. (U12-U14) Marco Monti  Ueland (Field Session)
3:00 pm – 4:15 pm Monday tell the Truth Dan DeGeer (SJEQ) Ueland (Field Session)
Observation training with assignments Frans Hoek Ueland
Sports Performance Nicklas Dietrich  Kissick
4:30 pm – 5:45pm “Microdosing – Integrating performance and soccer-specific components successfully into training plans.”(U13-U16 Nicklas Dietrich  Ueland (field Session)
Goalkeeping- FC Barcelona GK Methodology Ricard Segarra Aragay Kissick
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Goalkeeping- “Shooting Situations” Ricard Segarra Aragay Ueland (Field Session)
San Jose Earthquakes – How we define success when developing players. Jesse Fioranelli, Chris Leitch, Alex Covelo Kissick
Saturday, June 29th 2019
Time Description Clinician Location
8:00–   9:30 am The German Way Marcus Sorg Maples
10:00– 11:00 am “Accelerate Your Game” Marcus Sorg Ueland (Field Session)
11:15 – 12:30 pm Panel Discussion Frans Hoek, DFB, Inter, Quakes, FC Barcelona Maples
12:30– 1:30 pm Lunch Jimmy V & Company Sports Café – Arrillaga Family Sports Center
1:30–  3:00 pm “Tuesday Press and Stress“ Luciano Fusco (SJEQ) Ueland (Field Session)
Goalkeeping – 1v1 Ricard Segarra Aragay Ueland (Field Session)
FC Inter Elite Academy training method; our technical development pathway (U12-U14). Roberto Niccolai  (Inter Milan) Kissick
3.15-4.45pm How to analyze a match in preparation for Quakes v Galaxy Frans Hoek Maples

Kick Off

San Jose EarthQuakes v La Galaxy at Stanford Stadium

Sunday, June 30th 2019

Time Description Clinician Location Club Development -Kissick
9:00– 10:15am Thinking and playing fast, to manage the high intensity phases during the game. U14-U16 Marco Monti  Ueland (Field Session) 8:30 am—9:00 am– Welcome

9:00 am– 9:45 amInteractive Club Fundraising Workshop.

9:45 am—10:45 amPlacing a Priority on Injury and Illness Prevention. Dr. Cindy Chang, Brian Bosl PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS & Dr. Bill Tilson.


11:00 am—12:00 pmMaximizing Relationships: With Park & Recreation Departments

Group Presentations/Review Frans Hoek Soccer Locker Room
10:30- 12:00pm Stanford Way (Attacking Principles) U17 + Jeremy Gunn Ueland (Field Session)
DFB Academy Tobias Haupt (DFB) Maples
12:00-1:00 pm Lunch Jimmy V & Company Sports Café – Arrillaga Family Sports Center Lunch 12:00 – 1:00
1:15– 2:30 pm “Wednesday Dictate the Rhythm” U17-U19Erin Ridley (SJEQ)Ueland (Field Session) 1pm-2pm Vision Of A Club Frans Hoek (former KNVB, Barcelona, Man Utd, Bayern) 


2pm-3pm Club Development & Coach Education Austin Daniels (US Soccer Federation)


3:15-3:45 – Club Technology Strategies SportsEngine 


3:45-4:45 – Strategies to Build a Girls Soccer Program & Women’s Coaching Staff Erin Sharpe (NorCal Premier Soccer Women’s Committee)

3:00– 4:00pm Youth Development in Bay Area Matias Almeyda Maples

4:15– 5:30 pm

Stanford Way (Defending Principles) U17 +

Goalkeeping Distribution


Jeremy Gunn

Ricard Segarra Aragay 

Ueland (Field Session)

Ueland (Field Session)