2019 KZN Franchise Expo hosted by Ithala

and organised by FASA - Franchise Association South Africa

The IFE Franchise Expo is hosted in South Africa is hosting the next Franchise  Expo in Durban, KZN at the Durban Exhibition Centre.  The IFE Franchise Expo brings together the franchise industry and offers visitors a variety of franchise business opportunities for sale, educational seminars related to franchising and funding solutions and advice.  This event is organised by FASA.

Who Should Attend?

  • Franchisors, franchisees, service providers and suppliers.
  • If you are interested in franchise opportunities.
  • Would like to gain knowledge about the franchise industry.
  • Need funding to start a business or buy a franchise business.
  • Would like to meet and connect with key stakeholders in the industry.

Educational Talks at the Franchise Expo

Please note our topics may change without notice

Time Session Speakers Venue
10:30-11:30 Evolving your franchise around a new technology is just wrong! Gareth Hopkins Speaker's Corner
11:30-12:30 How to evaluate a franchise business Lindy Barbour Speakers Corner
12:30-13:00 Tapping into Efficiency Ian Pierce Speakers Corner
13:00-13:30 ‘Is this place to small for me? - sales and strategy simplified” Herman Bezuidenhout Speakers Corner
13:30-14:30 Franchising your Business Robin van Rensburg Speakers Corner
14:30-15:00 Funding Solutions at Ithala - with special focus on the Franchise Fund Bonginkosi Shangase Speakers Corner
15:00-15:30 INANI Job creation and empowerment Ornica Mukhavhuli Speaker's Corner
15:30-16:00 Access to Finance Thula Mkhwanazi Speaker's Corner
Time Session Speakers Venue
9:30-10:30 From domestic worker - now Maid4U founder shares her biggest life lessons Lindiwe Shibambo
10:30-11:00 Managing Compliance and Financial Administration Pitfalls of Running Your Business Thando Radebe CA(SA) Speakers Corner
11:00-11:30 National vs Local Marketing: How to be number 1 in your neighbourhood Bronwyn Oliveira
11:30-12:30 Battling with low staff morale and motivation? - come and learn how to effectively train and develop your staff Robin van Rensburg Speaker's Corner
12:30-13:00 Funding Solutions for Ithala with specific focus on the Franchise Fund Bonginkosi Shangase Speaker's Corner
13:00-13:30 How to develop finance in the Franchising industry. Portia Zilwa Speaker's Corner
13:30-14:30 The benefits of owning your own premises Janeesha Perumal Speaker's Corner
14:30-15:00 Empowering Minds of the 21st Century Robin van Rensburg Speaker's Corner
15:30-16:30 Evolving your franchise around a new technology is just wrong! Speaker's Corner
Time Session Speakers Venue

Durban Exhibition Centre