Get up to date with the latest evidence-based fitness practices

Want to improve your knowledge and get up to date with the latest evidence-based practices for natural bodybuilding, powerlifting, strength and physique development?

This three-day conference (June 22nd-24th) will be held at one of Australia’s premium facilities, the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) and is sure to blow your mind, with presentations from Eric Helms, Alan Aragon, Layne Norton and much, much more.





Our speakers

Meet our globally renowned speakers

James Krieger

Founder of Weightology

James Krieger is the founder of Weightology. He is a published scientist, author, and speaker in the field of exercise and nutrition.

    Layne Norton

    Owner & President at Biolayne

    Layne is a renowned prep/physique coach and pro natural bodybuilder/powerlifter with a PhD in Nutritional Sciences.

      Mike Israetel

      Head Science Consultant at Renaissance Periodization

      Mike is the Head Science Consultant at Renaissance Periodization and formerly a professor of Exercise Science at Temple University in Philadelphia, where he taught Exercise Physiology, Personal Training, and Advanced Programming for sports and fitness.

        Eric Helms

        Coach at 3DMJ

        Eric is a coach, athlete, author, and educator. A trainer since the early 2000’s, he’s worked in the US Air force, commercial gyms, private training studios, medical fitness and strength and conditioning facilities. As a part of 3DMJ he coaches drug free strength and physique competitors at all levels.

          Sohee Lee

          Owner at SooheeFit

          Sohee is a San Diego-based fitness buff with a BA in Human Biology from Stanford University. Sohee is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, a Certified Sports Nutritionist from the International Society of Sports Nutrition (CISSN), and a Strong First Girya (SFG) Level I Instructor.

            Nick Tumminello

            Owner at Performance University

            Nick Tumminello is known as the “Trainer of Trainers.” He’s the owner of Performance University, which provides practical education for fitness professionals worldwide.

              Bret Contreras

              Founder at The Glute Lab

              Bret Contreras or The Glute Guy is the world’s foremost expert on glute training. Bret also holds a PhD in Sports Science from AUT University and is a co-founder of The S&C Research Review.

                Alan Aragon

                Author of 'The Lean Muscle Diet'

                Alan Aragon is a nutrition researcher and is known as one of the most influential figures in the fitness industry’s movement towards evidence-based information. Alan’s monthly research review (AARR) analyzes the most current nutrition, training, and supplementation research across the world.

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                  Event Tickets

                  Get in quick. Early Bird tickets flew out the door.

                  2-Day Pass
                  • Entry to first two-days
                  • Regular seating
                  • Lunch
                  • Q&A
                  • Private meet and greet with presenters
                  • Private dinner with presenters on Sunday 24th of June
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                  3-Day Pass [SOLD OUT]
                  • Entry to first three-days
                  • Regular seating
                  • Lunch
                  • Q&A
                  • Private meet and greet with presenters
                  • Private dinner with presenters on Sunday 24th of June
                  SOLD OUT
                  3-Day VIP Pass [SOLD OUT]
                  • Entry to all three-days
                  • Lunch
                  • Q&A
                  • Reserved front-row seating
                  • Private meet and greet with presenters
                  • Private dinner with presenters on Sunday 24th of June at Ample Cafe & Bar
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                  Our Sponsors

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                  JPS Health & Fitness


                  • Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
                  • 1 Convention Centre Pl South Wharf, VIC 3006
                  • 1800 JPS FIT

                  Frequently Asked Questions

                  Thanks to the TFE Hotels Group, delegates of The UEBC are entitled to a 10% discount off the hotels fully flexible rate from the 21st – 24th June for the following hotels:

                  Adina Apartment Hotel Melbourne

                  Aura On Flinders

                  Book directly through the websites above for your 10% discount. Mention JPS Health & Fitness at time of booking as either an extra note when booking online, or on arrival.

                  Yes, please request in writing to advising current ticket on hand and what you wish to upgrade too.

                  No recording devices are permitted at either Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre of JPS Health and Fitness whilst there are presentations.

                  However, all presenter slides will be emailed to you after the event.

                  Refunds are available to all ticket-holders through their Eventbrite account. Refunds cannot be issued within 30 days of the event

                  Private Meet & Greet and VIP Dinner Will take place on the evening of Sunday 24 June 2018 at Ample Cafe & Bar, 123-129 Howard Street North Melbourne. Only for delegates who have purchased 3 day + VIP ticket which are currently sold out.

                  Please advise in writing to prior to the event.

                  Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre –

                  JPS Health & Fitness – Airport West – 77C Matthews Avenue, Airport West 3042 (on-site and street parking available)

                  At this stage there are no one day ticket options available.