We are delighted to announce our IUSCA Virtual Conference 2021. This inaugural event will feature keynote presentations from some of the leading names in the S&C and Sports Performance industry, such as Brad Schoenfeld, Ron McKeefery, JB Morin, Tim Suchomel, Lorena Torres Ronda, Keir Wenham-Flatt, and John Wagle.
This event will be broadcast live, and will also feature exclusive research presentations from the International Journal of Strength and Conditioning, as well as product demos from leading companies in the sports performance sector.
About the speakers:
Brad Schoenfeld, Ph.D, is an internationally renowned fitness expert and widely regarded as one of the leading authorities on body composition training. He is a lifetime drug-free bodybuilder, and has won numerous natural bodybuilding titles. Brad is a best-selling author of multiple fitness books including the seminal textbook Science and Development of Muscle Hypertrophy (Human Kinetics, 2016). He has published over 100 peer-reviewed
research articles and is an associate professor of exercise science at Lehman College.
Jean-Benoit (JB) Morin is currently Professor at the Faculty of Sport Sciences of the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis. He obtained a Track & Field Coach National Diploma in 1998 and a Ph.D. in Human Locomotion and Performance in 2004. JB’s field of research is mainly human locomotion and performance, with specific interest in running biomechanics and maximal power movements (sprint, jumps). He has published approximately 110
peer-review journal articles.
Tim Suchomel is a world renouned researcher in S&C and is the Program Director for the Master of Science in Sport Physiology and Performance Coaching at Carroll University. Tim graduated from East Tennessee State University’s Sport Physiology and Performance PhD program. Before studying at ETSU, he received his bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and his master’s degree in Human Performance from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.
Keir is the founder of the Strength Coach Network and has previously worked with collegiate, professional, and international teams and athletes in several sports. This has included being the Director of Athletic Performance at William & Mary University where he led the department. As a rugby strength and conditioning coach he has worked with 7 different professional teams in four different countries. Keir has a Master’s degree in strength and conditioning, and a Bachelor’s degree in sport science.
John Wagle is the Director of Performance Science/Player Development for the Kansas City Royals. Prior to joining the organization, he spent three years pursuing his PhD in sport physiology and performance at East Tennessee State University, which he completed in May of 2019. Wagle also holds a master’s in exercise science from Western Illinois University, an MBA from Loyola University in Chicago and a bachelor’s degree in physics
from Augustana College.
Lorena Torres Ronda
Lorena has a wide educational and research background, spanning five different universities across the globe, with specializations in performance and sports science. She has authored or co-authored research on high-performance topics and has extensive experience in professional and Olympic sports. Her career has spanned the NBA, G-League, F.C. Barcelona Basketball and Handball, and the Spanish National Swimming Team. She holds a PhD in Sports Science, is a Strength and Conditioning coach, and is passionate about merging science with practical applications.
Ron is Internationally recognized as a leader in the area of sports development. Ron has twice been named Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Year. Prior to becoming the Assistant Athletics Director for Fresno State University, Coach McKeefery served as a Strength and Conditioning Coach at both the Professional and Collegiate level. Working with such professional organizations as the: Cincinnati Bengals (NFL), Kansas City Royals (MLB), Tampa Bay Buccaneers (NFL).
Friday 20th August
7am PST | 10am EST | 3pm BST
Only $49 for Conference and Recordings
50% off for IUSCA Degree Students
Free for Degree Accredited members
This event is only possible thanks to our generous sponsors: