The world-renowned International Franchise Conference is held within London's largest franchise exhibition on 20th January.
Take advantage of the opportunity to meet with some of the best brands in the world, franchise associations from across the globe and experts in the industry.
Seminars will cover a variety of topics for those looking to invest in an international franchise, franchise their business overseas, enter into the UK market and network with other professionals.
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Don't miss the International Networking Reception on Friday 20 January at 16:00 - 18:00!
11:00 - 11:30
The UK is open for business!
Pip Wilkins, CEO, bfa
12:00 - 12:45
The do's and don'ts of International expansion - a practical session
Damian Humphrey, Partner, Ashtons Legal
David Paulson, Senior Manager UK & International Franchise Development, TaxAssist
Farrah Rose, Director, International Development, The International Franchising Centre
13.00 - 13.30
Taking an international brand into new territories
Diane Vesey, Director of European Operations, Anytime Fitness
14.00 - 14.30
The complexities of international expansion - cultural, legal and financial considerations
Tony Urwin, Consultant, Ashtons Franchise Consulting
Ayla Karmali, Goldstein Legal
15.00 - 15.30
International expansion in 2017 - where to consider and why?
Suzie McCafferty, Managing Director, Platinum Wave