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!

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.

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

Reception & Awards Ceremony

Work hard, play hard. SUCCEED! celebrates you and what you do for others. Engage with your peers and learn who comes away with the AFS Fitness Business of the Year and Influencer of the Year awards! Is it you? 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 Workouts

Take part in workouts by leading certifying organizations NASM/AFAA and NSCA!

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 1:30 pm

Closing Keynote

Coming Soon!

1:30 pm to 1:45 pm

Closing Session

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

 

 


 

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