Franchise Action Network Annual Meeting & Fall Leadership Meetings | International Franchise Association

THE FRANCHISE ACTION NETWORK ANNUAL MEETING & FALL LEADERSHIP MEETINGS

The annual IFA Washington, D.C. fly-in is now named the Franchise Action Network Annual Meeting. It is an integration of our grassroots advocacy program, the Franchise Action Network, with our annual fly-in. This meeting gives you the opportunity to meet with your representatives in Congress to discuss your business and how the new joint employer standard impacts your franchise. For more information about joint employer, click here. IFA will set up the meetings and prep you and guide you beforehand. This event is FREE for franchisees. 

WHAT YOU’LL EXPERIENCE

  • Network with fellow entrepreneurs
  • Hear from experts about important issues 
  • Learn the tools you need to embark on your road to success

SPONSORS

FEATURED SPEAKERS

Check back soon to see our 2018 speakers!

SCHEDULE

2:00 pm – 7:00 pmRegistration Desk Open

3:00 pm – 5:00 pmLegislative Action Group Committee Meeting

3:00 pm – 6:00 pmFinance Committee Meeting

3:00 pm – 6:00 pmVetFran Committee Meeting

7:00 pmFranchising Gives Back Celebration & Annual Awards Dinner (separate fee required)

For more information, and to register for this dinner, please click here!

7:00 am – 7:00 pmRegistration Desk Open

7:30 am- 10:00 amConvention Committee Meeting

8:30 am- 10:00 amFranchisee Forum Meeting

9:15 am – 10:45 amInternational Committee Meeting

9:30 am- 11:30 amEducation Foundation Board of Trustees Meeting

11:00 am – 1:00 pmMembership Committee Meeting

11:00 am – 1:30 pmFranchisee Educational Programming

11:00 am – 1:45 pmIFA Executive Committee Meeting

11:30 am – 1:00 pmWomen's Franchise Committee Meeting

11:30 am – 1:30 pmDiversity Institute Board Meeting

12:00 pm – 1:30 pmFranchise Relations Committee Meeting

2:00 pm – 5:30 pmFAN Annual Meeting Opening General Session

5:30 pm – 6:30 pmFranchisee Meet & Greet

6:00 pm – 7:00 pmLeadership Reception

7:00 pm – 9:00 pmLeadership & Franchisee of the Year Awards Dinner

7:00 am – 7:00 pmRegistration Desk Open

7:00 am – 7:30 amSupplier Forum Executive Committee Meeting

7:30 am – 9:30 amICFE Board of Governors' Meeting

7:30 am – 9:30 amSupplier Forum Advisory Board Meeting

8:00 am – 9:15 amState Delegation Breakfast and FAN Annual Meeting General Session

9:30 amDepart for Capitol Hill

10:00 am – 5:00 pmIndividual Congressional Appointments

11:30 am – 2:00 pmBoxed Lunches & Refreshments Available

5:00 pm – 6:30 pmClosing Reception

6:30 pmFranPAC Special Event

7:00 am – 1:00 pmRegistration Desk Open

8:00 am – 10:00 amFranchisor Forum Meeting

8:00 am – 10:00 amPast Chairmen's Council Meeting

10:00 am – 2:00 pmIFA Board of Directors' Meeting

LOCATION
JW Marriott
1331 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20004

IFA has a reserved room block at the JW Marriott for the 2018 FAN Annual Meeting & Leadership Meetings. Our room rate for a standard room is $319 per night. You may reserve your hotel room by calling 800-393-2503 or clicking the below link. The deadline for making a reservation is August 13, 2018, or when the IFA room block is filled, whichever is first. Once the room block is sold out, reservations will be accepted on a space availability basis at the group rate.

FUTURE DATES

September 9 - 11, 2019 // Franchise Action Network Annual Meeting & Fall Leadership Meetings // JW Marriott, Washington, DC

September 14 - 16, 2020 // Franchise Action Network Annual Meeting & Fall Leadership Meetings // JW Marriott, Washington, DC

September 20 - 22, 2021 // Franchise Action Network Annual Meeting & Fall Leadership Meetings // JW Marriott, Washington, DC

CONTACT US

Questions? Call 202-628-8000.

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