International Football Development Conference

December 7, 2016

09.10 – 9.55Football Development in Asia, Specific case study “China”
Tom Byer – Head Technical Adviser, Chinese School Football Program
09.55 – 10.40Establishing the largest Grassroots Program in India and the creation of the Indian Super League Youth Academy
Piet Hubers – Technical Director for Grassroots Football, Hero Indian Super League
10.40 – 10.55Panel discussion:Football development in China and India
Tom Byer – Head Technical Adviser, Chinese School Football Program,
Piet Hubers– Technical Director for Grassroots Football
Chinese School Football Program; Hero Indian Super League
10.55 – 11.40Exhibition dedicated time and networking
11.40 – 11.55An international view on the Critical Success Factors of your Talent Development System.
Hugo Schoukens – CEO and founder, double pass
Steven Martens – CCOO, double pass
11.55 – 12.40Coach and Player Development in Belgium
Kris Van Der Haegen – Director of Coach Education, Belgian FA
12.40 – 13.25Bridging the gap between Youth and 1st team football
Martin Hunter – Technical Director, Southampton FC
13.25 – 15.30Lunch, Exhibition dedicated time and networking

15.30 – 15.45First Time Player Development in the United States
Mark Botterill – Owner, Bownet
15.45 – 16.30Growth of Girls and Women’s Football participation in England
Rachel Pavlou – National Participation Manager for Women’s Football, The Football Association
16.30 – 16.45World’s first sports platform designed for GenerationZ
Epco Berger – CEO, DashTag
16.45 – 18.00Exhibition dedicated time and networking
18.00 – 21.00Drinks and Networking

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