International Franchise Events

In light of the COVID-19 Pandemic many events have been cancelled or rescheduled. Please check with each event’s organizer before making plans.

2020

June 2020

1-6 June
ABF Franchising Week - Franchising Expo
Expo Center Norte, Sao Paolo, Brazil
https://www.abfexpo.com.br
ABF - Brazilian Franchising Association

4 June
Franquishop

Murcia, Spain

www.franquiciasfranquishop.es

Spanish Franchise Association (AEF)

4 June
Frankibalears

Palma de Mallorca, Spain

www.frankibalears.com

Spanish Franchise Association (AEF)

9-10 June
World Franchise Council
Beirut, Lebanon
www.lfalebanon.com
Lebanese Franchise Association

12-13 June
The Northern Franchise Exhibition 
EventCity, Manchester
https://www.thebfa.org/events/exhibitions/
British Franchise Association (BFA)

17-19 June
New Zealand National Franchise Conference
Hamilton, New Zealand
http://conference.franchiseassociation.org.nz/
Franchise Association of New Zealand

19-20 June
Brisbane Franchising & Business Opportunities Expo
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
Brisbane, Australia
https://www.franchisingexpo.com.au/expos/brisbane-2020
Franchise Council of Australia

25-26 June
The British Franchise Conference
VOX Conference Centre
Birmingham, UK
https://www.thebfa.org/british-franchise-conference/
British Franchise Association

 

July 2020

3-5 July
IFRA International Franchise, License & Business Concept Expo & Conference
JCC, Jakarta, Indonesia
www.ifra-indonesia.com
Indonesian Franchise Association 

 

August 2020

4 August
Multi-Unit Summit
Waterview in Bicentennial Park, Bicentennial Dr, Sydney Olympic Park NSW 2127
Sydney, Australia
Franchise Council of Australia

8-9 August
Info Franchise & Business Concept Expo (IFBC)
PSCC, Palembang, Indonesia
www.infofranchiseexpo.com
Indonesian Franchise Association

21-22 August
Melbourne Franchising & Business Opportunities Expo
Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Door 1, Melbourne, Australia 
https://www.franchisingexpo.com.au/expos/melbourne-2020
Franchise Council of Australia

 

September 2020

MIFE 2020 Middle East and North Africa International Franchise & License Exhibition
Cairo, Egypt
http://www.efda.org.eg/index.php
Egyptian Franchise Development Association (EFDA)

1-3 September
Scottish Franchise Week
Scotland

8-9 September
Norte Franchise
Oporto
https://www.infofranchising.pt

10-12 September
Franchise Expo West

Los Angeles, California

www.franchiseexpowest.com

International Franchise Association (IFA)

10 September
Frankinorte

Bilbao, Spain

http://www.frankinorte.com

Spanish Franchise Association (AEF)

10-12 September
Expo Franchising ABF Rio
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
https://expofranchising-abf.rio.br/
ABF - Brazilian Franchising Association

15-17 September
International Franchise Franchise Exhibition BUYBRAND Expo
Expocentre, Moscow, Russia
Russian Franchise Association

25-27 September
Info Franchise & Business Concept Expo (IFBC)
The Square Ballroom, Surabaya, Indonesia
www.infofranchiseexpo.com
Indonesian Franchise Association

29 September
Franchise Operation Conference
Chicago, Illinois, USA
https://www.franchise.org/events
International Franchise Association

 

October 2020

2-3 October
National Franchise Exhibition
NEC, Birmingham, UK
https://www.thebfa.org/events/exhibitions/
British Franchise Association (BFA)

2-3 October
Franchise Expo Houston

Houston, Texas

www.franchiseexpohouston.com

International Franchise Association (IFA)

7-8 October
International Franchise Conference and Exhibition 
Abu Dhabi Exhibition Centre, Abu Dhabi, UAE
www.ife-ad.com
World Franchise Council / Emirates Association for Franchise Development

8 October
2020 Global Franchise Business Plaza

Coex, Seoul, Korea

http://www.ikfa.or.kr

Korea Franchise Association (KFA), KOTRA

8-10 October
51st IFS Franchise Seoul

Coex, Seoul, Korea

http://www.ifskorea.co.kr

Korea Franchise Association (KFA)

8-10 October
Franchising & Licensing Asia 2020
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
http://franchiselicenseasia.com/
Franchising and Licensing Association Singapore

9 October 
Frankinorte 2020
Bilbao, Spain
http://www.frankinorte.com
Spanish Franchise Association (AEF)

14 October
Franquishop

Madrid, Spain

www.franquiciasfranquishop.es

Spanish Franchise Association (AEF)

15-17 October
Warsaw Franchise Expo
Warsaw, Poland
www.franchiseexpo.pl
Franchising.pl

16-19 October
Taipei International Chain and Franchise Autumn Exhibition

Taipei World Trade Center, Hall 1

https://www.taiwanfranchise.org/

18-20 October
National Franchise Convention
Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Australia
Franchise Council of Australia

22-24 October
Sif & Co Feria Valencia

Valencia, Spain

http://sif.feriavalencia.com//

Spanish Franchise Association (AEF)

23 October
Franchise Forum 2020
Zagreb, Croatia
www.fip.com.hr
Croatian Franchise Association

23-24 October
Franchise Expo Chicago

Rosemont, Illinois

www.mfvexpo.com

International Franchise Association (IFA)

28-30 October
Franchise Marketing Innovation & Technology Conference (MITcon)
Phoenix, Arizona
www.franchise.org/events/mitcon
International Franchise Association (IFA)

End of October
Salone Franchising Milano

Milan, Italy

https://salonefranchisingmilano.com/

Assofranchising

 

November 2020

4 November
Empowering Women in Business
Oxford, England
https://www.thebfa.org/events/empowering-women-in-business/
British Franchise Association (BFA)

November (TBD) 
FIFSUR 2020
Virtual
www.fifsur.com
Spanish Franchise Association (AEF)

12 November
Franchising Forum 2020
Prague, Czech Republic
http://www.franchisingforum.cz/
Česká asociace franchisingu/Czech Franchise Association


12-14 November
52nd IFS Franchise Busan

Bexco, Busan, Korea

http://www.ifskorea.co.kr

Korea Franchise Association (KFA)

20-22 November
ICE (Indonesia Convention Exhibition)
Jakarta, Indonesia
www.infofranchiseexpo.com
Indonesian Franchise Association

Date TBC
Franquishop

Barcelona, Spain

www.franquiciasfranquishop.es

Spanish Franchise Association (AEF)

 

December 2020

2-4 December
Hong Kong International Franchising Show 2020
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong
www.hktdc.com/hkifs
Hong Kong Trade Development Council

10 December
Annual General Meeting and Charity Event
London, UK
https://www.thebfa.org/events/charity-evening/
The British Franchise Association (BFA)

 

2021

January 2021

15-17 January 
Franchise Business Expo
Tokyo Big Sight, Tokyo, Japan
https://www.frax-expo.jp/ja-jp.html?gclid=CjwKCAiAzJLzBRAZEiwAmZb0amzlajHfwrgRD2xi1o2OgGTivgGA5XQYeQW5iac3zhkp1RYfUBTqZBoCWAgQAvD_BwE
Japan Franchise Association

 

February 2021

20-24 February
IFA Convention

Las Vegas, Nevada

www.franchise.org/convention

International Franchise Association, IFA

 

March 2021

10-12 March
Japan International Franchise Show 2021

Tokyo Big Sight

https://messe.nikkei.co.jp/en/fc/

Japan Franchise Association

 

April 2021

6 April
World Franchise Council Task Force Meeting/Asia Pacific Franchise Confederation Meeting
Conrad Hotel Manila
www.franchiseasiaph.com
Philippine Franchise Association

7-8 April
World Franchise Council General Meeting
Philippine International Convention Center, Manila, Philippines 
www.franchiseasiaph.com
Philippine Franchise Association

9-11 April
Franchise Asia Philippines 2021 International Expo and Seminars

SMX Convention Center, Manila

www.franchiseasiaph.com

Philippine Franchise Association

10-12 April
Canadian Franchise Association National Convention
Sheraton on the Falls, Niagara Falls, Canada
https://www.cfa.ca/
Canadian Franchise Association (CFA)

 

May 2021

2-5 May
IFA Legal Symposium & IBA/IFA Joint Conference
Washington, D.C.

www.franchise.org/events

International Franchise Association (IFA)

18-19 May
15th FANYF International Franchise EXPO
Bogota, Colombia
www.fanyf.com
COLFRANQUICIAS Colombian Franchise Association

 

June 2021

10-11 June
Intex Osaka
Japan Franchise Association 

 

September 2021

24-27 September
2021 Taipei International Chain and Franchise Autumn Exhibition 
Taipei World Trade Center Hall 1
Taipei, Taiwan
https://www.taiwanfranchise.org/index.php?lang=en

 

October 2021

14-16 October
Warsaw Franchise Expo
Warsaw, Poland
www.franchiseexpo.pl
Franchising.pl

 

2022

February 2022

26 February-1 March
IFA Annual Convention 
San Diego, California
www.franchise.org/convention
International Franchise Association (IFA)