20 years of ForumClub: in 2019, the grat anniversary of the fist b2b event in Italy for fitness

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Innovation, education and networking: from 13th to 15th February 2019, Bologna Fair District will be hosting ForumClub, the must-attend event for professionals of fitness, wellness and aquatics.

A successful event that, over the years, has welcomed over 140,00 professional visitors, 400 speakers in congress sessions attended by 12,000 congressmen, and over 1,800 exhibiting companies.

Thanks to expo, congress and a special focus on new technologies, the key words of ForumClub 2019 will be excellence and internationality, i.e. features that confirm its prominent role in the Italian fitness market, the 4th in Europe.


Bologna - Following the successful Gallery edition in 2018, ForumClub, the b2b event in Italy for fitness, wellness and acquatic clubs, is ready to celebrate its 20th birthday with an edition that is expected to be very rich: many news and welcome returns in the classic spaces of Hall 19 and Congress Centre at the Bologna Fair District.

In constant search for innovation, ForumClub will showcase all the changes in the fitness market, which is now more and more technological with focused services and products that meet the requirements of a demanding audience with specific needs.
Requirements that will be featuring in the expo area of ForumClub, with the most recent news in the sector, and in the international congress, with many in-depth sessions for professional update.

Innovative machines, augmented reality, Internet of Things (IoT), gamification, body scanning: these and other new players of the fitness planet will be the core of Hi-Tech Lab, the program that explores technological and digital innovation, its impact on how users experience the fitness club and how it is changing the concept itself of fitness club.

The scenario will be completed with the b2b meetings, pre-scheduled meetings to optimize the time spent at the event of buyers and exhibitors, as well as the program of open sessions promoted by the Organizers, held by exhibitors and trade associations.

ForumClub is organized by Editrice Il Campo, the trade Publishers that have been acting as point of reference since 46 years: Il Nuovo Club, the magazine on fitness clubs management, in 2019 will celebrate its 30th anniversary, right when ForumClub will celebrate its 20th edition. Important anniversaries that testify the longevity and solid experience that have made ForumClub the main event in Italy for fitness professionals. "We celebrate these 20 years looking at the future. Technological revolution is changing how people use and organize sport and physical activity, in any context, and it requires a change in mentality that owners, managers and trainers should be aware of. These are the main concepts of the 20th edition we are preparing. With the Twentysomething's passion and enthusiasm!", states Mr. Roberto Maestrami, co-organizer of ForumClub and Director of Il Nuovo Club magazine.



Wednesday 13th, Thursday 14th and Friday 15th February 2019
Hall 19 and Congress Centre, Bologna Fair District - In parallel with ForumPiscine