28 – 30 April 2017
International Convention Centre, Sydney

Known widely as the pinnacle live event for the Australian fitness industry, FILEX is a three-day educational conference where more than 2000 people who work in fitness come together to learn from the world's leading health and fitness experts.

Through its hundreds of sessions packed with innovative thinking, FILEX serves as the spark to reignite your passion for this remarkable industry, so you in turn can ignite it in others and fan the flames of success for your business. When thousands of fitness professionals unite to fuel themselves with the latest concepts, practical inspiration and networking opportunities, the passion is palpable.

Workshops 28%
Lectures 37%
Master Classes 26%
Interactive lectures 10%
Networking opportunities 100%

The ultimate fitness experience

Over 230+ cutting edge sessions – choose from Business, Personal Training, Group Fitness & Training, Mind Body, Nutrition, Physio & Exercise Therapy, Lifestyle & Exercise Medicine, Aqua and our new strand Coaching & Behaviour Change!

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Over 120 industry experts ready to share their knowledge and skills with you, click the button below to read their bios.

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Price and packages

FILEX 2017 pricing and information on expiry dates. Take advantage of the lowest rate today!

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Inspiration & Networking

FILEX isn’t just about running from session to session, it’s also a superb opportunity to network with fitness peers and remind yourself that you work in the greatest industry there is!

2017 Highlights

6 reasons to attend FILEX

FILEX is a rare opportunity to rub shoulders with, and learn first-hand from industry experts such as Bret Contreras and Thomas Myers, Tiffany Cruickshank and more!
At FILEX, you’ll work hard, but you’ll play hard too. The content and format of this life-changing weekend has been designed so it’s as serious about the fun and networking, as it is about the learning!
There’s nothing more motivating, inspiring and memorable than spending a weekend with 2,500+ like-minded, enthusiastic and energetic fitness professionals. Your post-event motivation will last all year, and the connections you’ll make will last a lifetime.
The FILEX program is so varied, you’ll learn loads more about the topics you already love, and discover brand new areas of interest.
Attending FILEX is a surefire way to reignite your own passion for what you do, which will also fuel the fire within your clients, members and participants.
FILEX is an annual reunion of the who’s who of the global fitness industry. We’ll see you there!

FILEX 2017 Featured Presenters

Bill McBride

Bill McBride

Bill is a health club industry veteran with over 25 years’ experience leading and managing all aspects of commercial health clubs, medical fitness centres, residential, community, multi-tenant and corporate fitness sites. He co-founded Active Sports Clubs and Active Wellness, LLC and owns health club consultancy BMC3. Bill has served as Chairman of IHRSA Board of Directors

Bret Contreras

Bret Contreras

Bret is widely regarded as the world's foremost authority on glute training and is the author of Bodyweight Strength Training Anatomy, the co-author of Strong Curves, the co-founder of Strength & Conditioning Research Review, the inventor of Hip Thruster, the editor in chief of Personal Training Quarterly, and the founder of Strong by Bret.

Krista Popowych

Krista Popowych, B.HKin

Krista has been inspiring fitness leaders, trainers and managers for over two decades with her motivating and on-trend sessions. Her outstanding commitment to fitness education has seen her named canfitpro’s 2016 Fitness Presenter of the Year and IDEA’s 2014 Fitness Instructor of the Year. A highly sought instructor, trainer and educator, Krista is the Global Director of Group Education for Keiser®. She is also a TV personality, DVD creator and Adidas 3-stripe team sponsored member.

Dr Krista Scott-Dixon

Dr Krista Scott-Dixon

Dr Krista is the Director of Curriculum for Precision Nutrition. Previously, she was a professor at York University in Toronto, Canada, as well as a researcher for a public health institute. She is the co-author of the 2016 textbook The Essentials of Sport and Exercise Nutrition.

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Date & Location

28 – 30 April 2017
International Convention Centre, Sydney