Fitness Conferences & Conventions

For over 30 years, IDEA has set the standard for the industry by providing the world’s best practical fitness education, newest programs, trends and research. Through our conventions, we reach thousands of personal trainers, group fitness and mind-body instructors, program/fitness directors, business owners, healthy living bloggers, and fitness enthusiasts. Take a look at our upcoming conferences below. We hope to see you there!

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IDEA Personal Trainer Institute—EAST

Save the date! February 25 – 27, 2016

Alexandria, VA

The Premier Event in Personal Training on the East Coast

See why this event has sold out 7 years in a row! 100+ state-of-the-art sessions from top-name presenters and extended session lengths of 2–3 hours give you the comprehensive, in-depth training you need to take your career and business to the next level.

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IDEA Personal Trainer Institute—WEST

Date TBD

Seattle, WA

The Premier Event in Personal Training on the West Coast

Take your career and business to the next level with 90+ state-of-the-art sessions from top-name presenters and extended session lengths of 2–3 hours. Experience the most comprehensive, in-depth training available in the industry.

100+In-Depth, Hands-On Workshops, Lectures & Workouts
45+Leading Industry Experts
28CEC/CEUs Available Throughout the Conference
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IDEA World Fitness Convention

July 13-17, 2016


Los Angeles, CA

The Best Investment You Will Ever Make

The IDEA World Fitness Convention is THE premier conference that features the freshest, most diverse educational programming from world-renowned presenters. Explore 330+ sessions in personal training, sports conditioning, group training, nutrition, business, marketing and much more!

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IDEA Success Academy

July 17, 2015

Los Angeles, CA

Make It Big and Make It Matter!

The IDEA Success Academy will show you how to double or triple your income, automate marketing, create new income streams, get published, build social media followings, become a paid speaker or spokesperson, and much, much, more!

375+In-Depth Hands-On Workshops, Lectures & Workouts
230+World Renowned Presenters
32+CEC/CEUs Available Throughout the Conference
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IDEA World Fitness BlogFest With Sweat Pink

July 13-17, 2015


Los Angeles, CA

Join 175 bloggers for the first IDEA World Fitness BlogFest with Sweat Pink

The IDEA World Fitness BlogFest with Sweat Pink brings health and fitness bloggers together for advanced blogging sessions, celebrity workouts, and exclusive access to the largest fitness event in the world.

60+In-depth lectures & workouts
175Bloggers
100%Satisfaction rating