Whether you are a fitness business owner, personal trainer, class instructor, dietitian, or employ any job related to the world of health and wellness, you might be interested in attending a Health & Fitness conference.
These conferences are great ways to get exposure to the health & fitness community as there are often thousands of attendees and high-profile speakers. Attending one or a few of these conferences is an easy way to stay on top of the latest fitness trends instead of doing hours of research online. Instead, attend a conference for one weekend, meet new people within or outside your industry, take notes on some speakers, take a few classes, and you’ll be taking with you more information than you could find online.
Below are the top health & wellness conferences of 2022:
Where: Las Vegas, NV
When: July 20-24, 2022
IDEA World fitness expo attracts an audience of over 5,000 fitness professionals. Over the course of 4 days you will engage in meaningful discussions, educational workshops, walk around the expo hall and get exposure to hundreds of health & wellness brands, and get a few workouts in! You can also earn up to 24 CECs in just 4 days. Find out more here and sign-up to get updates on keynote speakers.
Where: Miami Beach, FL
When: June 22-24
Each year the International Health, Racquet, and Sports Association gathers a global community of clubs, studios, and industry partners to come together in one place. There are over 300 exhibitors, 6000 participants, and 125 industry experts that will be presenting on the latest industry trends and findings. One of the keynote speakers at this year’s convention is Daymond John, a “shark” on ABS’s Shark Tank. Attend this convention to get the inside scoop on improving your fitness business!
Where: Dallas, Texas
When: March 31-April 3, 2022
If you’re a personal trainer or class instructor, this is the place for you. Each year, the American College of Sports Medicine holds this summit to educate fitness professionals in order to enhance their practice via various programming tracks. This year, there will be 11 different programming tracks for professionals to choose from such as engagement through digital platforms, trends & updates in nutrition, and fitness management. Learn more here!
When: March 3-5, 2022
Yes, this conference is rapidly approaching, but it’s virtual so it’s easily accessible to anyone! This conference is for any fitness professional or fitness business owner and specializes in expos and education on the latest fitness products and equipment. It’s 3 days long with over 50 sessions. This year, Randy Hetrick, founder of TRX, is headlining. Learn more here!
These are four great options that cover a wide range of topics and expertise, however, this list is by no means extensive of all the options out there. There are hundreds of conferences each year. Simply, allow this list to get you started and through networking you will find your way to even more opportunities!