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Special Events

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Guest Activities

Make sure to join us for a welcome reception at the Orlando World Center Marriott on Saturday, December 16, 2023.

The Spouse/Guest Breakfast will be held on Sunday, December 17, 2023 at 9 a.m. at the Orlando World Center Marriott. Entertainment will be provided by the FIAAA Host Committee. 

NIAAA Sports Facilities Educational Seminar

Sunday, December 17, 2023 – 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Don't miss the chance to tour the facilities of a local high school and hear from many NIAAA sponsors – including Hellas, Daktronics, Hudl, and Musco Lighting. They'll present on the most up to date technologies you can take advantage of to improve your athletic program! Buses will depart at 8 a.m.

No cost

Location: Lake Buena Vista High School, Orlando, Florida

Included: Transportation and meal

NIAAA Endowment Golf Tournament

Saturday, December 16, 2023 – 7:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Cost: $125

Location: Hawk's Landing Golf Course

Included: Breakfast and golf

"Give & Take"

Monday, December 19, 2023 – 2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

  • AD’s with 1-3 years of Experience

  • District School AD

  • Private/Faith Based/Charter School AD

  • Middle School AD

  • Multi-Duty/Rural School AD

  • Urban/Inner City School AD

"Talking & Trading" I

Saturday, December 16, 2023 – 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

  • Legal Discussion: “New Title IX Regulations/Transgender Student Participation in Athletic” 

  • Legal: “How AD’s can be Better Leaders”

  • Female Athletic Directors Forum

  • “Creating Parent/Student Athlete Relationships”

  • “What’s really important in evaluating coaches?”

  • “The National Epidemic of Adolescent and High School Student Mental Health”

"Talking & Trading" II

Tuesday, December 19, 2023 – 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

  • Legal Discussion: “New Title IX Regulations/Transgender Student Participation in Athletic” 

  • Legal: “How AD’s can be Better Leaders”

  • Female Athletic Directors Forum

  • “Creating Parent/Student Athlete Relationships”

  • “What’s really important in evaluating coaches?”

  • “The National Epidemic of Adolescent and High School Student Mental Health”

Hot Topic Session

Tuesday, December 19, 2023 – 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Topic: "Understanding the Athletic Administrator/Contest Official Relationship"

Speaker: Dana Pappas, Director of Officiating Services, NFHS and Michael Kruger, Colorado High School Activities Association

Sports Law Year-in-Review
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Tuesday, December 19, 2023 – 10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

An examination of the key 2022 federal and state court case rulings, legislative acts, administrative agency decisions, and other legal pronouncements impacting scholastic athletics programs.

Speaker: John E. Johnson

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