Two-day Development Seminar to be held in Punta Cana
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, September 26, 2011 – A
two-day Development Seminar for the National Federations
category I and II will preced the 21st NORCECA Congress to be
held on October 6-8 at Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.
The Seminar, scheduled on October 4-5, will cover topics such as
Development Plan, Strategy, Sport Organization, Grassroots
Programs, National Teams, Marketing, Public Relations and
This activity is being organized by Mushtaque Mohammed, NORCECA
Vice President in charge of development, with Larry Romany as
coordinator. The participants as lecturers include Cristobal
Marte Hoffiz, President of NORCECA and FIVB First Executive Vice
President, Helgi Thorsteinsson, FIVB Technical and Development
Director, Chrissy Benz, John Kessel, Marcos Kwiek, Roosevelt
Comarazamy and Nelson Ramirez.
The organization of the seminar follows the example set by FIVB
during their 32nd World Congress held in Rome, Italy
in October of 2010 when a one-day workshop was held to provide
the opportunity for the federations to discuss issues with the
FIVB and Confederation officials.