Ontario Soccer – The former Canadian Women’s National team player will lead an on field session and sit on the Keeping Girls in Sport panel at the March 1-3, 2019 event in London, ON
Feb. 5, 2019
Vaughan, ON – Ontario Soccer is pleased to announce the addition of Carmelina Moscato to the 2019 lineup of the Ontario Soccer Summit.
Moscato, the Olympic bronze medalist and former Women’s National team player, will lead an on-field tactical session and will join the Keeping Girls in Sport Panel at the Ontario Soccer Summit, March 1-3, 2019 in London, ON.
“I’m excited to be joining such an esteemed group of speakers from across the world,” said Carmelina Moscato. “I’m looking forward to sharing my experience with Ontario Soccer’s membership and giving back to the community that has helped me accomplish my goals.”
Also, on the panel will be Leanne Nicolle (CEO and President, Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Toronto and member of Canada Soccer Board of Directors), Sonia Denoncourt (Former FIFA Referee), Marco Di Buono (Assistant Vice-President of Programs and Operations, Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities), Allison Sandmeyer-Graves (CEO, Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity), Eva Havaris (Vice-President of Strategy and League Operations, Canadian Premier League) and Amanda Vandervort (Vice-President of Fan Engagement, MLS), as they have a conversation on how to ensure girls and women stay in the game of soccer for as long as possible.
Moscato also joins a line-up of speakers from across the world, including keynote speakers John Herdman (Canadian Men’s National team), Howard Webb (GM of PRO) and Nancy Spotton (CEO of MPWR).
Tickets continue to sell at a record pace for this year’s membership team-building event and an Ontario Soccer Summit sell-out appears imminent.
With the second window of pricing closing on Feb. 7, which offers the best dollar value anywhere in soccer development, be sure to act quickly so you don’t miss out.
Visit OntarioSoccer.net/SummitTickets to register and purchase yours.
About Ontario Soccer
Founded in 1901, Ontario Soccer is comprised of more than 650 Clubs and Private Academies servicing over 24,000 teams with 380,000 registered players, 70,000 coaches and managers, and 10,000 match officials, as well as countless volunteers, parents and supporters comprising a direct, multi-cultural community of over 1,000,000 Ontarians.
Ontario Soccer develops and delivers exceptional and sustainable programs and services throughout Ontario with the mission of providing leadership and support for the advancement of soccer in collaboration and cooperation with our membership, partners and other stakeholders. Ontario Soccer also operates the Ontario Player Development League (OPDL) – the province’s premier standards based youth development program and proudly supports Canada Soccer’s National Teams, the Canadian Premier League and Toronto FC.
An overall goal of Ontario Soccer is to assist with the development of soccer as a healthy lifestyle choice, provide a talented pathway for players to excel and encourage community involvement at all levels.
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