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AGENDA

Day 1: Friday, August 21

Time

All times are PST

Club & Studio Summit

Nutrition & Behavior Change Summit

Personal Trainer Symposium

Group Fitness Symposium

Online Business Academy

7:15-8:00am

Opening Ceremonies
presentation by Kyle Maynard

8:00 - 9:30am

Breakout Sessions

Earn up to 1.5 CECs

Club & Studio Summit Track

Session 110

Best Practices in the New Normal

Trina Gray, Travis Barnes, Brian Nunez, and Mark Fisher

Nutrition & Behavior Change Summit

Session 111

No Sweat: Selling Exercise So People Want to Keep Buying It

Michelle Segar, PhD, MPH

Personal Trainer Symposium

Session 112

The Most Effective Way to Customize Programs and Choose the Best Exercises for Every Client

Lee Burton, PhD

Group Fitness Symposium

Session 113

The Future of Group Fitness: Strategies for the Successful Instructor

Stacey Seward Vandiver and Krista Popowych

Online Business Academy

Session 114

The Innovative Fitness Pro: Top Tech Strategies for Business Success

Shannon Fable

9:30 - 11:00am

Breakout Sessions

Earn up to 1.5 CECs

Club & Studio Summit Track

Session 120

Diversity Strengthens Leadership

Francesca Schuler

Nutrition & Behavior Change Summit

Session 121

Whole-Food, Plant-Based Fuel for Fitness

Kelly Jones, MS, RD, CSSD, LDN

Personal Trainer Symposium

Session 122

The Physiology of Fat Loss: New Exciting Findings

Len Kravitz, PhD

Group Fitness Symposium

Session 123

Progressive Programming for Active Aging

Leslee Bender

Online Business Academy

Session 124

Free and Low-Budget Marketing Strategies to Attract Prospects, Close Clients and Build Influence Using Social Media

Anna Renderer La Fata, MS and Vito La Fata

11:00am - 12 Noon

Expo Hall Break &
Mega Circuit

12 Noon - 1:00pm

Earn 1 CEC

Session 140

Keynote Presentation

Chrissy King

1:00 - 2:30pm

Breakout Sessions

Earn up to 1.5 CECs

Group Fitness Symposium

Session 150

Lead and Empower a Loyal Team

Andrew Simpson, Staci Alden, and Rachel Cosgrove

Nutrition & Behavior Change Summit

Session 151

The Psychology of Weight Loss: Ditch the Diet for Long-Term Success

Eliza Kingsford, MA, LPC, NCC

Personal Trainer Symposium

Session 152

Functional Movement Patterns for Older Adults

Cody Sipe, PhD

Personal Trainer Symposium

Session 153

Effective Cueing, Communications and Coaching for In-Person and Virtual Group Fitness Classes

Steve Barrett

Online Business Academy

Session 154

The Online Business Roadmap: How to Build a Million-Dollar Online Business

Vito La Fata

3:30 - 4:30pm

Session 170

Keynote Presentation

Michael Mantell, PhD

4:30 - 5:30pm

Hot Topic Happy Hour

Day 2: Saturday, August 22

Time

All times are PST

Club & Studio Summit

Nutrition & Behavior Change Summit

Personal Trainer Symposium

Group Fitness Symposium

Online Business Academy

7:15 - 8:00am

IDEA Fitness Awards Ceremony

8:00 - 9:30am

Breakout Sessions

Earn up to 1.5 CECs

Club & Studio Summit Track and Group Fitness Symposium

Session 220

Retain Clients Forever

Billy Polson, Sheldon McBee, MS, and Matthew Wright, MS

Nutrition & Behavior Change Summit

Session 221

Using Technology to Improve Client Health and Fitness

Trevor Wittwer, CSCS

Personal Trainer Symposium

Session 222

After the Injury: Functional Training Periodization

Susane Pata and Leigh Wierichs, MFA, MS

Session 223

Building a Wildly Successful Online Group Training Studio

Trina Gray

Online Business Academy

Session 224

How to Grow Your Business With Authentic Inclusive Marketing and Messaging Strategies

Katrina Pilkington

9:30 - 11:00am

Breakout Sessions

Earn up to 1.5 CECs

Club & Studio Summit Track and Group Fitness Symposium

Session 230

Get Social Savvy to Communicate Better

Sarah Morrison and Nickie Carrigan

Nutrition & Behavior Change Summit

Session 231

The Nutrition and Mental Health Connection

Maggie Moon, MS, RD

Personal Trainer Symposium

Session 232

Assessment, Corrective Exercise and Functional Training in the Virtual and Physical Training Facility

Even Osar, DC, CMT, PES, CSCS

Session 233

How to Lead Unforgettable In-Person and Virtual Group Fitness Classes

Tricia Murphy Madden

Online Business Academy

Session 234

How to Expand and Grow Your Personal Training Client Base

Phil Carr

11:00am - 12 Noon

Expo Hall Break

12 Noon - 1:00pm

Earn 1 CEC

Session 250

Keynote Presentation

Peter Twist, MSc

1:00 - 2:30pm

Breakout Sessions

Earn up to 1.5 CECs

Group Fitness Symposium

Session 260

Leading Through Adversity and Dealing With Conflict

Erin Kelly, Chris Stevenson, and Todd Durkin, MA

Session 261

BLAME: Client Excuses for Not Exercising and Solutions to Retrain Their Behaviors

Rick Richey, PhD

Personal Trainer Symposium

Session 262

Designing and Delivering Effective Online Personal Training Sessions

Ken Miller, MS

Session 263

Creating a Passionate and Loyal Community in and Out of the Group Ex Studio

Kia Williams, MS

Online Business Academy

Session 264

Rock Your Online Courses and Classes

Sadie Nardini

2:30pm - 3:30pm

Afternoon Energizers

3:30 - 4:30pm

Session 280

Keynote Presentation

Todd Durkin, MA

4:30 - 5:30pm

Closing Ceremonies