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January 15 - 18, 2021

This Shine Symposiums U.S. event will take place in Kissimmee, Florida at the Embassy Suites Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista South Hotel and Conference Center January 15-18, 2021.

During Shine's all inclusive, 4 day, 3 night events, young female athletes will attend keynote and breakout sessions, participate in panel discussions, and personally interact with Global Leaders, Specialists, and World Class Athletes. Topics to be discussed will include: Nutrition, Confidence, Self-Esteem, Leadership, Perseverance, Sports Psychology, Women's Health, Balancing Academics & Athletics, & Goal Setting.  The program will incorporate daily fitness and fun activities.​ The young women will participate in activities and learn about their strengths as individuals that will help them navigate their teenage years and achieve more as students, athletes, and leaders.  Breakout sessions will be comprised of smaller groups which enable the participants to interact on a more personal level and make lasting friendships.

Shine Symposiums attendees will learn about:

  • Achieving performance through nutrition and hydration

  • Balancing athletics, academia, and attainment

  • Building confidence through education about feminine issues

  • Eliminating stereotypes

  • Equipping the female athlete for success

  • Learning game changing life lessons and strategies

  • Overcoming fear

  • Pursuing a healthy lifestyle through goal setting and habit formation

  • Shaping a positive self-image

  • Staying focused in all lights

  • Understanding how to shine

  • Visualizing personal development through sport

Registration coming soon

Early bird rate:


Early registration ends August 31, 2020

Regular rate:


Registration ends December 31, 2020

​All rates in US dollars.  Cancellations made by November 15, 2020 will be refunded at 50% of the registration costs. Cancellations after this date are non-refundable.

Friday, January 15-Monday, January 18, 2021. (MLK weekend)

Friday - Sign in & badge pickup begins at 3:30pm.

Monday - Symposium concludes at 12:00pm.

All inclusive: 

4 days, 3 nights accommodation



Ground transportation


Gift bags

Ground transportation to/from MCO airport will be provided during hours listed below.

Please arrange for flights arriving to the Orlando MCO Airport between 12:00pm & 3:30pm on Friday 1/15/21 and departing from the Orlando MCO Airport between 3:00pm and 6:00pm on Monday 1/18/21

Venue & Accommodations 

Host city

Embassy Suites Hilton 
Orlando Lake Buena Vista South Hotel and Conference Center

4955 Kyngs Heath Road
Kissimmee, Florida 34746 

Created in 1887, Osceola County is a place rich in history and life. This 1,506-square-mile area serves as the south/central boundary of the Central Florida greater metropolitan area, with Kissimmee as the county seat.

In Kissimmee, the thrills don’t stop on the playing field. Our ideal location puts you amongst all of Central Florida’s activities and attractions, and right next door to our world-famous theme parks. Pair that with our endless sunshine and Kissimmee really does have it all, no matter what your schedule looks like!

Welcome to Embassy Suites by Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista South, located 3.5 miles from the entrance to the Walt Disney World® Resort and a 20-minute drive to Orlando International Airport. Expect modern amenities and services for meeting and convention travelers and recreation for leisure guests.

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