Iowa Soccer Symposium

Iowa Soccer Symposium 2019 for coaches of all ages, levels and programs; club and league board members; school and club administrators; soccer enthusiasts and fans alike. Presenters from across the state, region, and country for one day in Iowa! These education offerings will consist of live field demonstrations, classrooms sessions, and social networking. Learn from the professionals on a number of topics surrounding the beautiful game. 

Saturday, February 23rd, 2019


One day event! 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Final 2019 Schedule of Sessions

Iowa Events Center in Hy-Vee Hall

Des Moines, Iowa

Friday, February 22nd will be the annual ISL State League AGM at the Iowa Events Center Hall of Pride. For those affiliates planning on attending both the ISL AGM and Symposium, a hotel block has been set up and information can be found below.

Registration is available on site the day of the event. Doors open at 8:00 am

  • Early Bird Rate valid from October 15th - December 31 = $75.00 per attendee
  • Registration Fee January 1 - February 23 = $90.00 per attendee
  • Are you currently a student? Contact us to validate your student status with a valid school ID and we will give you the special student rate!
  • Register 4 coaches/staff from your school, club, or program; get the 5th staff member free! Contact Candice for more details and to confirm the 5 attendees names. 
    • To earn any additional 'free' attendee from your school or organization, four additional attendees must register. 




Hotel Information

Check out our confirmed presenters! More to come... 


Confirmed Vendors


Hudl Logo (002)Hudl

Bryan Walker

Huld is a leading software company that helps more than 160,000 teams over 30+ sports win with video performance analysis. Headquartered in Lincoln, Nebraska, our global team makes it possible for teams at every level to prepare for and stay ahead of the competition.

Score_wTagScore Sports

Anne Hernandez

Sports apparel, uniforms, and equipment.



Wilson Trophy Company

Zachary Moro

We provide all recognition and event awards from tournaments to rec programs. Custom pins, medals, coins, patches, cups, plaque and awards.

Team Cura_FInal LogoTeam Cura

Karen & Rob Hughey

Your athletes have talent. Their character impacts reaching full potential. That's why we developed our Skills Beyond Drills training program. As members your athletes can access an interactive series of Two-Minutes Topic videos to gain confidence on and off the field: leadership, social media, effective communication, time management, and more.

nsc_soccercombo logo-01National Sports Center - Schwan's USA Cup

Clinton LaBeau

The National Sports Center in Blaine, Minnesota offers tournaments year-round on our 50+ grass fields. Come experience great competitions, at one complex and get a festival-like atmosphere at the NSC. USA CUP is our largest event in July and has teams from over 20 countries and 20 states annually.


Nick Manzoni

SportsLab360 is an online program that helps youth soccer players learn important tactical principles and increase their Soccer IQ. It also allows coaches to make assignments to their players to supplement work being done in training, accelerating the developmental environment and creating more efficient training sessions.

ATR-01The Athletic Training Room

Michael Donahue

Sports medicine, injury prevention, evaluation, rehabilitation event coverage, and sports-specific performance.

TBK_Logos_v6(1)TBK Bank Sports Complex

Dave Schmidt

Upcoming tournaments, camps, and competitions with all the amenities on site that make this complex unique and family friendly.

Nemesis LogoNemesis Goalkeeping/NGA Iowa

Nathan Tiry-Ortiz

Goalkeeping camps, goalie gloves, and private lessons all offered.

Stack Sports

Stack Sports

Kimberley Black

From humble beginnings as sports parents and coaches, we founded Stack Sports to transform the youth sports experience helping our parents, coaches, and administrators manage all aspects of their sports organizations. By developing easy-to-use team management solutions, we allow parents, players, and coaches to focus on the game-not administrative duties. 

global logo (002)Global Scarves

Bill Kristian

Custom knitted soccer scarves, beanies, blankets, and socks.

COERVER LOGO_ (002)Coerver Coaching Iowa

Latcho Kostadinov

Summer camps, individual training sessions, and coach education.

Challenge Sports logoChallenger Sports and Teamwear

Jamie Chapman

Challenger Sports and Teamwear are Soccer Specialists that aim to assist in Growing the Game of soccer in communities across the Country. Our Training Team helps to provide Summer Camps and Year-round training to clubs all over the country, along with Coach Education, training and Curriculum Development. On the Teamwear front, we provide great value Uniforms and support to clubs of all sizes, including support with everything from Soccer Balls, to Field Paint and Soccer Goals.

IowaGames_GrinnelMutual_WEB (002)Iowa Games

Megan Dewhurst

Iowa Games provides sport and recreation opportunities for all Iowans through Olympic-style festivals, events, and programs.

The Coaching Manual LogoThe Coaching Manual

Paul Bright

The Coaching Manual is a resource built for soccer coaches who want to improve their understanding of coaching, find real practical sessions which they can use and accelerate the development of their players by creating a first class-soccer learning environment.

LA LOGO (002)LeagueApps

Adam Manning

LeagueApps helps organizers, coaches and parents make sports happen - equipping them with the technology and community they need to pay for the future.

SOC_1701016 Iowa Referee LogoIowa Referee Committee

R.C. (Chip) Walaska

The Iowa Referee Committee (IRC) consists of an Executive Committee, at-large members, and representatives form Referee Associations & Officials Organizations across the state.

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Bryan Davis

Financial advising for individuals and organization with an individual that has long been a member of the soccer industry.

Stacked LogoWorldStrides Excel Programs

Jonny Brown

WorldStride Excel Programs provides international soccer tours for college, university, ODP, club, Academy, and high school teams to be the world's most memorable destinations.

WeCoach_logo_stacked_gradient white W (002)WeCOACH

Marci Kornegay

WeCOACH is the premier membership organization dedicated to the recruitment, advancement, and retention of women coaches of sports and levels.


Friends of the Game Sponsor

Wilson Toyota

Des Moines Marriott Downtown

Des Moines Menace

Kwik Goal


Smash Park

Double Good