NSC 2023: Growing participation and active cities for the future

The National Sports & Physical Activity Convention (NSC) returns to Melbourne in 2023 as the largest multi-disciplined conference and exhibition of its kind. With an all-star line-up of national and international speakers from the sport, recreation, play, fitness, health, wellness and government sectors, NSC23 is set to ignite a new frontier.

As a keynote speaker, IAKS member and Associate Principal with Warren and Mahoney Brett Diprose will share his thoughts on „ANZ Innovation and sustainable design for the future“. His motto: Exploring how to push the boundaries, take risks and go beyond what’s expected to improve the lives of the communities through the planning, design and construction of community leisure and sports facilities for the next generation of thinking.

IAKS member discount:

IAKS members are entitled to the “Collaborator Member Discount Rate” which is an option on the registration form. No code is required to make this a bit easier. Simply enter your member number and save AUD 100 for the 1-day ticket.


NSC 2023 continues to tackle the BIG ISSUES directly impacting community sport and leisure facilities, participation, planning for active cities, sustainable and innovative sports grounds, the future of community sport, play and recreation. 

Developed with over 30 peak industry bodies from Australia and Internationally, the NSC continues to explore how to encourage more people to be active.