2018 State Federation Coaching Conference Date Set

Football Victoria would like to invite the coaching community to save the date for the 2018 State Federation Coaching Conference to be held at Victoria University on Saturday December 8.

Feature guests for the conference are French Director and Coach of Institute National of Football Clairefontaine Mr. Jean-Claude Lafargue and Iceland Women's National Team senior assistant coach Mr. Úlfar Hinriksson.

World-renown performance centre Clairefontaine has produced a number of world class players, including French FIFA World Cup winners Kylian Mbappé and Olivier Giroud.

Hinriksson has held a range of senior national team and development roles in Icelandic football, including working with youth boys and youth girls.

The duo visiting Australia is an opportunity for rare insights and expertise to be shared with the Victorian coaching community.

The day-long conference offers applicable presentations to all coaches and will include a review and insight into the recently completed 2018 FIFA World Cup.

The conference will also include an introduction to football platform XPS, which has player management and coach education functionality. Coaches that register to attend online will receive a 12-month XPS subscription courtesy of Football Victoria as part of their attendance.

There will also be a presentation from skill acquisition expert Damian Farrow (Victoria University) and time for networking among the Victorian coaching community.

Tickets start from $150 and can be booked via this link.