Annual Wellness Summitt
Annual Wellness Summit
Tuesday, August 27-Thursday, August 29, 2024

Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park,
Chicago, IL

Join hundreds of your wellness industry peers as the Foundation’s two partner organizations—Wellness Council of America (WELCOA) and the National Wellness Institute (NWI)—join forces at this year’s ultimate conference for all things wellness. The Annual Wellness Summit will bring the best of NWI’s National Wellness Conference and WELCOA’s National Summit into one powerful gathering of thought leaders, experienced practitioners, and industry experts.

What to Expect:

You’ll walk away from the 2024 Annual Wellness Summit with new strategies, connections and resources needed to advance well-being for yourself, your workplace and your community. Focused on bringing the latest wellness trends and best practices to the forefront, you’ll hear inspirational keynote sessions from industry experts, breakout sessions with solutions you can implement right away, plus activity sessions that prepare the mind and body for optimal learning.

Attendees will receive numerous opportunities to make new connections and expand their networks with Summit exhibitors through on-site receptions, and must-not-miss surprise experiences!

Benefits of Attending:
  • Gain insight from engaging and knowledgeable speakers through high quality sessions and one-on-one conversations.
  • Discover innovative well-being approaches from industry experts and vendors.
  • Evaluate current challenges and develop actionable solutions.
  • Expand collaboration opportunities and build community with like-minded professionals.
Who Should Attend:

The Annual Wellness Summit is for wellness and interdisciplinary professionals who support the health and well-being of individuals, organizations, and communities. Industry sectors include corporations, healthcare systems, hospitals, universities, school systems, government entities and more.  

If you aren’t responsible for workplace wellness at your organization, pass this along to someone you know who is!


Through July 15, 2024


US Member


US Non-member

After July 15, 2024


US Member


US Non-member

National Wellness Institute

The vision of the National Wellness Institute (NWI) is to activate and advance inclusive cultures of well-being for all. Through its exceptional courses and events, professional standards and frameworks, evidence-informed resources, engaging membership community, and gold-standard Certified Wellness Practitioner (CWP) certification, NWI elevates and empowers professionals who drive inclusive whole-person wellness that enables people to function optimally within their current environment. For additional information, visit

 Wellness Council of America (WELCOA) is one of the nation's most-respected resources for building high-performing, healthy workplaces. With a 35-year history, impacting countless lives around the globe, WELCOA has an impeccable reputation for helping business and health professionals improve employee well-being and create healthier organizational cultures. For additional information, visit

Continuing Education Credits

Earn up to 12.5 continuing education (CE) credits by attending professional development sessions during the Core Conference, August 27-29. Additional CE credits may be available by participating in a Pre-Conference Intensive on August 26.

The Annual Wellness Summit is applying for CE credit approval for the following certifications/designations: CWP (NWI), ACSM certification, NBC-HWC, HRCI® certification, SHRM® certification, CEBS-Compliance, CHES®/MCHES®. CE credit approval for all sessions is not guaranteed.

Approval status updates and details about how to earn CE credits will be provided here as they become available.