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December 17 - 21

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To the one who creates the plan, who picks the six, who walks the line, who rides the refs; to the one who scolds the shanks, who fixes the footwork, who models the message. Here’s to the one they call ‘Coach.’

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Six incredible days where rivals become allies.

Tuesday, December 16th

  • AVCA Registration
    4 – 7 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall Lobby

Wednesday, December 17th

  • AVCA Registration
    8 am – 9 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall Lobby
  • Volleyball Business Exchange
    5 – 7:30 pm • CCC Room 19 – 20
  • Sand Coaches Clinic
    8:30 am – 6:30 pm • Sand Court - Exhibit Hall
  • Division II Head Coaches Committee Meeting
    5:30 – 7 pm • CCC Room 15
  • Pre-Convention Seminar
    9 am – Noon • Mateflex Court 1 – Exhibit Hall & CCC Room 9 – 11
  • Division III Head Coaches Committee Meeting
    5:30 – 7 pm • CCC Room 12
  • NCAA Semifinal Team A – Open Practice
    10 – 11:30 am • Chesapeake Arena
  • NAIA Head Coaches Committee Meeting
    5:30 – 7 pm • CCC Room 14
  • NCAA Semifinal Team B – Open Practice
    11:35 am – 1:05 pm • Chesapeake Arena
  • Assistant Coaches Committee Meeting
    5:30 – 7 pm • Sheraton Plaza Ballroom
  • Pre-Convention Seminar
    1:15 – 4:15 pm • CCC Room 9 – 11
  • Two-Year Head Coaches Committee Meeting
    5:30 – 7 pm • Sheraton Kiamichi
  • NCAA Semifinal Team C – Open Practice
    1:20 – 2:50 pm • Chesapeake Arena
  • High School Leadership Council Meeting
    5:30 – 7 pm • Sheraton Red Carpet
  • Division I Head Coaches Committee Meeting
    2:45 – 4:15 pm • CCC Room 12
  • AVCA Convention First-Time Attendee Reception
    5:30 – 6:30 pm • Sheraton 19th Century Ballroom
  • NCAA Semifinal Team D – Open Practice
    2:55 – 4:25 pm • Chesapeake Arena
  • Career Development Session
    5:45 – 7:45 pm • CCC Room 9 – 11
  • NAIA-VCA Officers Meeting
    3 – 5 pm • CCC Room 14
  • AVCA Mentoring Program Reception
    7 – 8 pm • Sheraton 20th Century Ballroom
  • Education & Publications Committee Meeting
    3:30 – 5 pm • CCC Room 15
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes Reception
    7:30 – 8:30 pm • Sheraton 18th Century Ballroom
  • Volleyball Marketplace Exhibitor Set-up
    4 – 9 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • Sand Teaching/Drills Practicum
    7:30 – 9:30 pm • Sand Court – Exhibit Hall
  • AVCA Convention 101
    4:30 – 5:30 pm • CCC Room 9 – 11
  • Convention Kick-Off Party
    8 – 11 pm • Cox Arena Concourse – 2nd Floor
  • NCAA Division I & II Conference Meetings
    4:30 – 7:30 pm • TBD

Thursday, December 18th

  • Rise & Shine Sweatworking
    6:30 – 7:30 am • Sheraton 20th Century Ballroom
  • Strategies for Building Team Chemistry
    1 – 2 pm • CCC Room 9 – 11
  • AVCA Registration
    7:30 am – 8 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall Lobby
  • Volleyball Marketplace
    2 – 5 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • Men’s Division III Coaches General Meeting
    8 – 8:45 am • CCC Room 16 – 18
  • AVCA Silent Auction
    2 – 5 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • High School/Club Joint General Meeting
    8 – 8:45 am • CCC Room 19 – 20
  • AVCA Coaches Zone
    2 – 5 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • Continental Breakfast Buffet
    8 – 9 am • CCC Outside General Meeting Rooms
  • Interview Room Available
    2 – 5 pm • Renaissance Huckins
  • Division I Coaches General Meeting
    8:15 – 10:15 am • CCC Room 9 – 11
  • NAIA-VCA Recognition Committee Meeting
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • Sheraton Plaza Ballroom
  • USAV Beach Assembly Meeting
    8:15 – 10:15 am • Sheraton Red Carpet Room
  • Minority Coaches Committee Meeting
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • Renaissance Grand Avenue
  • Volleyball Marketplace Exhibitor Set-up
    8 – 10 am • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • Recruiting Task Force Meeting
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • Renaissance Egbert
  • Division II Coaches General Meeting
    8:45 – 10:15 am • CCC Room 1 – 3
  • Providing Video Feedback to Improve Skills
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • Mateflex Court 1 – Exhibit Hall
  • Division III Coaches General Meeting
    8:45 – 10:15 am • CCC Room 16 – 18
  • Utilizing Finishing Drills to Simulate Game-Like Pressures
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • Mateflex Court 2 – Exhibit Hall
  • Two-Year College Coaches General Meeting
    8:45 – 10:15 am • CCC Room 12
  • Title TBD
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • Sand Court – Exhibit Hall
  • Club Coaches General Meeting
    8:45 – 10:15 am • CCC Room 14 – 15
  • Significant Moments in Women’s Volleyball
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • CCC Room 1 – 3
  • High School Coaches General Meeting
    8:45 – 10:15 am • CCC Room 19 – 20
  • Title TBD
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • CCC Room 9 – 11
  • Defense: Learn to Read and Make Better Decisions Through Video Games
    9 – 10:15 am • CCC Room 4 – 5
  • Getting Your Best Deal: Contract Negotiation Strategies for Coaches
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • CCC Room 16 – 18
  • Volleyball Marketplace
    10 am – Noon • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • USAV High Performance & Events Review
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • CCC Room 4 – 5
  • AVCA Silent Auction
    10 am – Noon • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • USAV Beach Assembly Meeting
    2:30 – 5:30 pm • Sheraton Red Carpet
  • AVCA Coaches Zone
    10 am – Noon • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • JVA Board Meeting
    2:30 – 5:30 pm • Sheraton Kiamichi
  • Interview Room Available
    10 am – Noon • Renaissance Huckins
  • NAIA-VCA Competition Committee Meeting
    3:30 – 4:30 pm • Sheraton Plaza Ballroom
  • Advanced Setting Training: Training the 3rd Dimension
    10:30 – 11:30 am • Mateflex Court 1 – Exhibit Hall
  • Title TBD
    3:45 – 4:45 pm • Mateflex Court 1 – Exhibit Hall
  • Let’s Talk Tempo: Teaching Your Players to Read
    10:30 – 11:30 am • Mateflex Court 2 – Exhibit Hall
  • Exploring Different Options for Back Row Attacking
    3:45 – 4:45 pm • Mateflex Court 2 – Exhibit Hall
  • Why Game Play is Even More Important on the Beach
    10:30 – 11:30 am • Sand Court – Exhibit Hall
  • Transitioning to Sand: Drills to Develop Passing and Set Selection Skills
    3:45 – 4:45 pm • Sand Court – Exhibit Hall
  • Marketing By the Numbers: Using Data to Sell Your Program
    10:30 – 11:30 am • CCC Room 1 – 3
  • Picking Pairs in the Sand Game
    3:45 – 4:45 pm • CCC Room 1 – 3
  • Title TBD
    10:30 – 11:30 am • CCC Room 4 – 5
  • How to Get Your Administrator Engaged in Your Volleyball Program
    3:45 – 4:45 pm • CCC Room 4 – 5
  • Title TBD
    10:30 – 11:30 am • CCC Room 9 – 11
  • Title TBD
    3:45 – 4:45 pm • CCC Room 9 – 11
  • Analysis of the Float Serve in Practice and Competition
    10:30 – 11:30 am • CCC Room 16 – 18
  • Building the Coach-Setter Relationship
    3:45 – 4:45 pm • CCC Room 16 – 18
  • Check-in for coaches receiving luncheon awards
    11 am – Noon • Foyer outside CCC
    Ballroom/Great Hall
  • NAIA-VCA Roundtable
    4:30 – 5:30 pm • Sheraton Plaza Ballroom
  • Using Stats to Plan Practice and Improve Your Players
    11:45 – 12:45 pm • CCC Room 9 – 11
  • AVCA Semifinal Matches Tailgate Party
    4:45 – 5:45 pm • Sheraton 18th & 19th Century
    Ballroom
  • Jostens Coaches Honors Luncheon
    Noon – 2 pm • CCC Ballroom/Great Hall
  • NCAA Semifinal Match #1
    6:00 pm • Chesapeake Arena
  • Sports & Fitness Industry Association Meeting
    12:15 – 1:45 pm • Sheraton Plaza Ballroom
  • NCAA Semifinal Match #2
    8:30 pm • Chesapeake Arena

Friday, December 19th

  • Rise & Shine Sweatworking
    6:30 – 7:30 am • Sheraton 20th Century Ballroom
  • Using Technology to Teach, Build and Win
    1:15 – 2:15 pm • CCC Room 1 – 3
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes Breakfast
    7:30 – 8:30 am • Sheraton 18th & 19th Century
    Ballroom
  • Title TBD
    1:15 – 2:15 pm • CCC Room 9 – 11
  • AVCA Registration
    7:45 am – 7:30 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall Lobby
  • Hire Right: Weeding Through Everything from Resumes to References
    1:15 – 2:15 pm • CCC Room 16 – 18
  • Victory Club Award Winner Check-in Room
    7:45 – 8:15 am • CCC Room 4 – 5
  • Title TBD
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • Mateflex Court 1 – Exhibit Hall
  • AVCA Victory Club Recognition Breakfast
    8:15 – 8:45 am • Cox Arena
  • Title TBD
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • Mateflex Court 2 – Exhibit Hall
  • AVCA Educational Session
    8:45 – 10:15 am • Cox Arena
  • Title TBD
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • Sand Court – Exhibit Hall
  • USAV Beach Assembly Meeting
    9 am – 1 pm • Sheraton Red Carpet
  • Putting Together Successful Sand Tournaments
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • CCC Room 1 – 3
  • AVCA All-America/Players of the Year Banquet
    10:45 –12:45 pm • CCC Ballroom/Great Hall
  • Title TBD
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • CCC Room 4 – 5
  • Weekend Registration Package Begins
    12:45 pm •
  • Title TBD
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • CCC Room 9 – 11
  • Volleyball Marketplace
    12:45 – 7:30 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • Game Analysis: Steps to Prepare for Your Next Opponent
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • CCC Room 16 – 18
  • AVCA Auction
    12:45 – 7:30 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • Recruiting Task Force Meeting
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • CCC Room 12
  • AVCA Coaches Zone
    12:45 – 7:30 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • AAU Beach Volleyball Tournament Directors Meeting
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • Sheraton Plaza Ballroom
  • Interview Room Available
    12:45 – 7:30 pm • Renaissance Huckins
  • Alliance of Women Coaches Meet & Greet
    2:30 – 3:30 pm • CCC Room 14
  • Men’s Coaches General Meeting
    1 – 2:15 pm • CCC Room 14
  • Training Mentally Tough Players Throughout Your Entire Practice
    3:45 – 4:45 pm • Mateflex Court 1 – Exhibit Hall
  • Assistant Coaches General Meeting
    1 – 2:15 pm • CCC Room 4 – 5
  • Lessons Learned from Sitting Volleyball
    3:45 – 4:45 pm • Mateflex Court 2 – Exhibit Hall
  • NJCAA Meeting
    1 – 2:15 pm • Sheraton Plaza Ballroom
  • Title TBD
    3:45 – 4:45 pm • Sand Court – Exhibit Hall
  • Collegiate Sand Coaches General Meeting
    1 – 2:15 pm • CCC Room 19
  • Semi-Final Match Analysis
    3:45 – 4:45 pm • CCC Room 1 – 3
  • Division I Head Coaches Committee Meeting
    1 – 2:15 pm • CCC Room 12
  • Title TBD
    3:45 – 4:45 pm • CCC Room 4 – 5
  • Sports Medicine and Performance Commission Meeting
    1 – 2:15 pm • Renaissance Grand Avenue
  • Title TBD
    3:45 – 4:45 pm • CCC Room 9 – 11
  • NAIA-VCA Coaches General Business Meeting
    1 – 3 pm • CCC Room 20
  • Strategies for Overcoming Adversity and Succeeding as an Underdog
    3:45 – 4:45 pm • CCC Room 16 – 18
  • Ten Tweaks to Get Your Setter to the Next Level
    1:15 – 2:15 pm • Mateflex Court 1 – Exhibit Hall
  • Spalding Party & Coaches Tournament
    5 – 7:30 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • Title TBD
    1:15 – 2:15 pm • Mateflex Court 2 – Exhibit Hall
  • AVCA Silent Auction Closing
    7:30 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • Club Practice Formats and Basic Training Plans
    1:15 – 2:15 pm • Sand Court – Exhibit Hall
  • Under Armour® All-America Volleyball Match & Skills Competition
    8 – 10 pm • Chesapeake Arena

Saturday, December 20th

  • Rise & Shine Sweatworking
    7 – 8 am • Sheraton 20th Century Ballroom
  • Developing Captains and Leadership within Your Team
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm • CCC Room 4 - 5
  • AVCA Registration
    9 am – 12:30 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall Lobby
  • Diversity in Sports: Strategies for Creating an Inclusive Team Culture
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm • CCC Room 9 - 11
  • Volleyball Marketplace
    8:30 am - 12: 30 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • Connecting Your Club Beach Athletes to College Programs
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm • CCC Room 12
  • AVCA Silent Auction Winners Posted
    8:30 am • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • Exhibitor Move-out
    12:30 - 5 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • AVCA Coaches Zone
    8:30 am - 12: 30 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • Exhibitor Showcase Session: Title TBD
    12:45 - 1:45 pm • CCC Room 1 - 3
  • Interview Room Available
    8:30 am - 12: 30 pm • Renaissance Huckins
  • Exhibitor Showcase Session: Title TBD
    12:45 - 1:45 pm • CCC Room 4 - 5
  • AVCA Cash Giveaway
    8:45 am • Mateflex Court 1 - Exhibit Hall
  • Exhibitor Showcase Session: The Importance of Player Jump Data
    12:45 - 1:45 pm • CCC Room 9 - 11
  • Title TBD
    9 - 10 am • Mateflex Court 1 - Exhibit Hall
  • Exhibitor Showcase Session: Title TBD
    12:45 - 1:45 pm • CCC Room 12
  • Title TBD
    9 - 10 am • Mateflex Court 2 - Exhibit Hall
  • Exhibitor Showcase Session : Title TBD
    12:45 - 1:45 pm • CCC Room 16 - 18
  • Playing Lockdown Defense: Using Offensive Knowledge to Create Quality Reads
    9 - 10 am • Sand Court - Exhibit Hall
  • Using "The Game Sheet" as a Tool for Success
    2 - 3 pm • CCC Room 1 - 3
  • Title TBD
    9 - 10 am • CCC Room 1-3
  • The Four Keys to Motivating Any Player: Coaching Strategies to Get the Most from Your Individual Athletes
    2 - 3 pm • CCC Room 4 - 5
  • Title TBD
    10:15 - 11:15 am • Mateflex Court 1 - Exhibit Hall
  • Title TBD
    2 - 3 pm • CCC Room 9 - 11
  • Improving the Athleticism and Footwork of Your Players
    10:15 - 11:15 am • Mateflex Court 2 - Exhibit Hall
  • Title TBD
    2 - 3 pm • CCC Room 16 - 18
  • Title TBD
    10:15 - 11:15 am • Sand Court - Exhibit Hall
  • JVA General Meeting (open to all club coaches)
    2 - 3 pm • CCC Room 12
  • A Discussion of Coaching Ethics and Behavior
    10:15 - 11:15 am • CCC Room 1 - 3
  • Developing an Efficient Strength and Conditioning Program for Club and High School Athletes
    3:15 - 4:15 pm • CCC Room 1 - 3
  • Recruiting in Today's Club Volleyball Landscape
    10:15 - 11:15 am • CCC Room 4 - 5
  • Title TBD
    3:15 - 4:15 pm • CCC Room 4 - 5
  • Injury Prevention and Strengthening for the Shoulder
    10:15 - 11:15 am • CCC Room 9 - 11
  • The Game Will Find a Way
    3:15 - 4:15 pm • CCC Room 9 - 11
  • Integrating Technology and Social Media Into Your Club Program
    10:15 - 11:15 am • CCC Room 12
  • Non-Verbal Communication: Developing a Consistent Coaching Persona
    3:15 - 4:15 pm • CCC Room 16- 18
  • AVCA Scavenger Hunt Drawing
    11:15 - 11:30 am • Mateflex Court 1 - Exhibit Hall
  • A Guide to Volleyball Specific Speed and Jump Training Techniques
    4:30 - 5:30 pm • CCC Room 1- 3
  • Title TBD
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm • Mateflex Court 1 - Exhibit Hall
  • Title TBD
    4:30 - 5:30 pm • CCC Room 4 - 5
  • Strategies for Implementing the Bring Your Own Parent (BYOP) Program in Your Community
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm • Mateflex Court 2 - Exhibit Hall
  • Title TBD
    4:30 - 5:30 pm • CCC Room 9 - 11
  • Title TBD
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm • Sand Court - Exhibit Hall
  • AVCA Champions Party
    4:30 - 6 pm • Sheraton Century Ballroom
  • The Power of Statistics : The Pros and Cons of Using Data to Develop Your Team
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm • CCC Room 1 - 3
  • NCAA Championship Match
    6:30 pm • Chesapeake Arena

Sunday December 21st

  • Coaches Check-in
    8 am – Noon • CCC Room 4 – 5
  • NCSA/AVCA Talent Showcase – Wave 2
    10 – 11:30 am • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • NCSA Presentation
    8:30 – 9:30 am • CCC Room 9 – 11
  • NCSA Presentation
    11:30 – 12:30 pm • CCC Room 9 – 11
  • NCSA/AVCA Talent Showcase – Wave 1
    8:30 – 10 am • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • NCSA/AVCA Talent Showcase – Wave 3
    11:30 – 1 pm • CCC Exhibit Hall
  • NCSA Presentation
    10 – 11 am • CCC Room 9 – 11

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