Pre- and Post-Con Workshops

Accelerate your growth in these intimate educational workshops. Limited space available!

The Workshops 

Breakouts

Over 50 sessions with a direct correlation to your needs, wants, and goals.

Education Sessions

The Fun

Inspirational keynotes, the Expo, network with decision makers and your peers, workout, and let loose!

Why Go?

 


 

Agenda

April 12

April 12
Time Session
7:00 am to 8:00 pm

Registration/Information

Get your badge, find out more about what's in store for your SUCCEED! experience, and prepare for all the learning you're about to take in.

10:00 am to 1:30 pm

Pre-con Workshops

Interactive sessions to suit your style of learning. Work with industry leaders and peers during workshops in Social Media, Starting your own Business, Financial metrics and more! 

See the Add-on workshops for additional information. 

1:45 pm to 2:00 pm

Welcome Session

AFS Founder & CEO Josh Leve provides an overview of the market and what you can expect from during your 3 days at SUCCEED!

Presented by: Josh Leve
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Keynote - It's All About the Start...If You Want to SUCCEED!

Success. We all want it. We all deserve it. But the hardest part of success in any venture is often STARTING. In SUCCEED!’s inaugural keynote, industry icon Todd Durkin talks about what it’s like to accumulate “small” wins over time which eventually lead to massive significance over a lifetime. Read more

Presented by: Todd Durkin
3:15 pm to 5:30 pm

Breakout Sessions

See the full list of all breakout sessions for additional information. 

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

VIP Reception (By Invitation Only)

Exclusively for AFS members, SUCCEED! speakers, and invited VIPs - exchange ideas and experiences as you surround yourself with a quality network of peers and industry leaders.

6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Opening Reception

Surround yourself with your peers. Have fun and exchange in meaningful discussions with other decision makers, as you kick off your experience at SUCCEED! Read more

April 13

April 13
Time Session
6:00 am to 7:00 am

Early Morning Workout Led By Todd Durkin

Taking place on the gorgeous outdoor lawn at Hotel Irvine, come train with Todd as he leads a workout full of energy to get your sweat on before a full day of learning, networking, and fun!

Presented by: Todd Durkin
6:00 am to 7:00 pm

Registration/Information

Get your badge, find out more about what's in store for your SUCCEED! experience, and prepare for all the learning you're about to take in.

7:00 am to 8:00 am

Continental Breakfast

Enjoy a FREE breakfast as you re-energize after your workout or just get your day off to the right start.  Plan your course of action for the full day of education that's ahead.

Breakfast provided for FREE!

8:00 am to 10:15 am

Breakout Sessions

See the full list of all breakout sessions for additional information. 

10:30 am to 11:30 am

Keynote - The True Meaning of Succeeding in Business - and Life

​​Augie Nieto is the successful fitness industry mogul behind the Lifecycle, co-founder and former CEO of Life Fitness, and one of the true shapers of the modern fitness industry.  In 2005, at the height of his career, Augie was diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS).  Now, 13 years later, the disease has robbed him of the strength and use of his body. But his mind and spirit have been left unscathed. 
Read more

Presented by: Augie & Lynne Nieto
11:30 am to 2:30 pm

Expo & Networking Lunch

The SUCCEED! Expo will be filled with representatives from both well-known and up-and-coming fitness suppliers, brands and service providers.  Preview first-hand the latest and most innovative products available on the market to energize your business.

More than 50 exhibitors in over 70 booths featuring products and solutions with the power to breathe new life into all corners of your facility.

Lunch provided for FREE!

1:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Breakout Sessions

See the full list of all breakout sessions for additional information. 

5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Saturday Night Sports Bar Reception & Competition

Work hard, play hard, compete hard. SUCCEED! celebrates you and what you do for others with an evening of food, drink, fun, competition, and prizes.  Who’s the best at foosball, pop-a-shot, ping-pong, and other games? Great prizes await the winners! Read more

April 14

April 14
Time Session
6:00 am to 2:00 pm

Registration/Information

Get your badge, find out more about what's in store for your SUCCEED! experience, and prepare for all the learning you're about to take in.

6:30 am to 7:30 am

Early Morning Workout - The Power of Mindful Movement

60-minute intelligent movement prep and stabilization workout designed to get you ready for your best day. In an industry obsessed with “more is better” this hour will concentrate on the principle of “better is better.” Take an hour to focus being mindful with your movement and truly, feeling, and moving better. This is a workout designed for anyone anywhere at any time.

Presented by: Kyle Stull
6:30 am to 7:30 am

Early Morning Workout: The “Get Right” Sunday Sweat

Need an energizing kickstart to your day of learning and connecting? Join Joe for a high energy group workout that will get the endorphins flowing with a fun and interactive group session hosted by the NSCA. 

Presented by: Joe Drake
8:00 am to 10:15 am

Breakout Sessions

See the full list of all breakout sessions for additional information. 

10:15 am to 12:30 pm

Expo and Networking Brunch

Make your way to the Expo hall as you get those last meetings in. Find everything you need and everyone you need to know to ensure your business makes the right impression.

Meet one-on-one with the people who can support your efforts and help take your business in exciting new directions that generate buzz and new sources of revenue.

Brunch provided for FREE!

12:30 pm to 12:40 pm

Award Presentations

Join the entire SUCCEED! audience in celebrating the winner of the 1st annual AFS Fitness Business of the Year Award and Influencer of the Year Award. Is it you?!

12:40 pm to 1:40 pm

Keynote - The Best Team Wins

Competitive differentiation doesn’t come from your product or service. It comes from your people, and companies who build the best team in their industry can dominate the market for years to come. Adam has delivered this top-rated keynote to hundreds of audiences, explaining the science behind great hiring decisions, teaching them a proven process for building their best team and inspiring them to take action.

Presented by: Adam Robinson
1:40 pm to 1:50 pm

Closing Session

Josh Leve, AFS Founder & CEO closes SUCCEED! with some surprises for attendees and provides an outlook on what to expect in 2020!

Presented by: Josh Leve
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Post-con Workshop

Maximize your SUCCEED! experience while the ideas are still fresh. Work with AFS experts to funnel everything you've learned into a cohesive action plan you can implement immediately in your business. Read more

May 2

May 2
Time Session
10:45 am to 12:00 pm

Opening Keynote

More details coming soon!

Presented by: Bedros Keuilian
6:00 am to 4:00 pm

Registration/Information

Get your badge, find out more about what's in store for your SUCCEED! experience, and prepare for all the learning you're about to take in.

6:00 am to 7:00 am

Early Morning Workout

More details coming soon!

6:30 am to 7:45 am

Networking & Coffee with SUCCEED! Speakers

More details coming soon!

7:00 am to 8:00 am

Continental Breakfast

Enjoy a FREE breakfast as you re-energize after your workout or just get your day off to the right start.  Plan your course of action for the full day of education that's ahead.

Breakfast provided for FREE!

8:00 am to 10:15 am

Breakout Sessions

See the full list of all breakout sessions for additional information. 

10:30 am to 10:45 am

Award Presentation

Join the entire SUCCEED! audience in celebrating the winner of the 2nd annual AFS Fitness Business of the Year Award and Influencer of the Year Award. Is it you?!

Presented by: Josh Leve
12:15 pm to 2:30 pm

Expo & Networking Lunch

The SUCCEED! Expo will be filled with representatives from both well-known and up-and-coming fitness suppliers, brands and service providers.  Preview first-hand the latest and most innovative products available on the market to energize your business.

More than 50 exhibitors in over 70 booths featuring products and solutions with the power to breathe new life into all corners of your facility.

Lunch provided for FREE!

2:30 pm to 3:15 pm

Breakout Sessions

See the full list of all breakout sessions for additional information. 

3:30 pm to 4:15 pm

Kentucky Derby Viewing

More details coming soon!

4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Breakout Sessions

See the full list of all breakout sessions for additional information. 

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Reception

More details coming soon!

8:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Fireside Chat

More details coming soon!

April 30

April 30
Time Session
10:00 am to 7:00 pm

Registration/Information

Get your badge, find out more about what's in store for your SUCCEED! experience, and prepare for all the learning you're about to take in.

7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Meet & Greet

More details coming soon!

May 1

May 1
Time Session
6:00 am to 6:00 pm

Registration/Information

Get your badge, find out more about what's in store for your SUCCEED! experience, and prepare for all the learning you're about to take in.

6:00 am to 7:00 am

Early Morning Workout

More details coming soon!

7:00 am to 7:45 am

Continental Breakfast

Enjoy a FREE breakfast as you re-energize after your workout or just get your day off to the right start.  Plan your course of action for the full day of education that's ahead.

Breakfast provided for FREE!

7:45 am to 8:00 am

Welcome Session

AFS Founder & CEO Josh Leve provides an overview of the market and what you can expect from during your 3 days at SUCCEED!

Presented by: Josh Leve
8:15 am to 11:00 am

Breakout Sessions

See the full list of all breakout sessions for additional information. 

11:30 am to 12:30 pm

CEO/Advisory Panel

More details coming soon!

Presented by: Rick Mayo
12:30 pm to 3:00 pm

Expo & Networking Lunch

The SUCCEED! Expo will be filled with representatives from both well-known and up-and-coming fitness suppliers, brands and service providers.  Preview first-hand the latest and most innovative products available on the market to energize your business.

More than 50 exhibitors in over 70 booths featuring products and solutions with the power to breathe new life into all corners of your facility.

Lunch provided for FREE!

3:15 pm to 6:00 pm

Breakout Sessions

See the full list of all breakout sessions for additional information. 

6:15 pm to 7:15 pm

VIP Reception (By Invitation Only)

Exclusively for AFS Platinum members, SUCCEED! speakers, and invited VIPs - exchange ideas and experiences as you surround yourself with a quality network of peers and industry leaders.

7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Opening Reception

Surround yourself with your peers. Have fun and exchange in meaningful discussions with other decision makers, as you kick off your experience at SUCCEED!

May 3

May 3
Time Session
6:30 am to 7:30 am

Networking & Coffee with SUCCEED! Speakers

More details coming soon!

6:30 am to 7:30 am

Early Morning Workout

More details coming soon!

Presented by: Joe Drake
7:00 am to 8:00 am

Continental Breakfast

Enjoy a FREE breakfast as you re-energize after your workout or just get your day off to the right start.  Plan your course of action for the full day of education that's ahead.

Breakfast provided for FREE!

8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Registration/Information

Get your badge, find out more about what's in store for your SUCCEED! experience, and prepare for all the learning you're about to take in.

8:00 am to 11:00 am

Breakout Sessions

See the full list of all breakout sessions for additional information. 

11:15 am to 12:30 pm

Hot Seat With Bedros

More details coming soon!

Presented by: Bedros Keuilian
12:30 pm to 12:45 pm

Closing Session

Josh Leve, AFS Founder & CEO closes SUCCEED! with some surprises for attendees and provides an outlook on what to expect in 2021!

Presented by: Josh Leve

 

 


 

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