ICCE, in conjunction with Leeds Beckett University and Erasmus+ project iCoachKids will host the Pat Duffy Coaching Excellence Conference on 5th and 6th September 2018 in Leeds (UK). The conference will include the 2nd iCoachKids International Conference entitled “Developing Effective Environment for Children and Young People in Sport”. This conference will feature a mix of world-class keynote lectures, practical coaching demonstrations and interactive workshops aimed at children and youth coaches as well as coach developers. It will also showcase the launch of the first of three FREE Massive Open Online Courses developed by iCoachKids to support coach development globally and will gather feedback from stakeholders.

One of our confirmed speakers includes Kris Van Der Haegen, Director of Coach Education for Royal Belgian Football Association.

Sessions will take place over two days at the Headingley Campus of Leeds Beckett University on:

Wednesday 5th September 15:00 - 20:00

Thursday 6th September 10:00 – 16:00

The conference is heavily subsidised by ICCE and LBU and costs for UK participants is only £10 per day or £20 for the two days.

Participation for international participants is free, and a limited number of international participants might benefit from free two nights accommodation.

More information on the iCoachKids project can be found here, with the full conference programme here. For more information please contact k.livingstone@icce.ws

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