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 ICC Convention Centre.  The Franchise Expo brings together the franchise industry and offers visitors a variety of franchise business opportunities for sale, educational seminars related to franchising organised by FASA.

Who Should Attend?

  • Franchisors, franchisees, service providers and suppliers.
  • If you are interested in franchise opportunities.
  • Would like to gain knowledge in the franchise industry.
  • Would like to meet and connect with key stakeholders in the industry.

Educational Talks at the Franchise Expo

Time Session Speakers Venue
11:00-12:00 How to evaluate a franchise business Nicola Mare Speakers Corner
12:00-13:00 What is the best funding model for my business? IFE Speakers Corner
13:00-14:00 How to franchise my business IFE Speakers Corner
14:00-15:00 What are the legal requirements when starting my own business? Speakers Corner
14:30-15:30 What should I do to avoid ending up at the CCMA during a dispute with an employee? Craig Berkowitz Speakers Corner
Time Session Speakers Venue
9:00-10:00 What happens to my business should I become disabled or die? IFE Speakers Corner
10:00-11:00 Topic coming soon IFE Speakers Corner
11:00-12:00 How do I pick the right sight for my business? IFE
12:00-13:00 What is the best funding model for my business? IFE
13:00-14:00 What are the pitfalls in signing a lease agreement? IFE
Time Session Speakers Venue

Our Speakers

Meet our Speakers at the Franchise Expo


Nicola Mare

Director - Franchize Directions

Nicolene Padayachee

Nicolene Padayachee Commercial Associate- Hogan Lovells SA

Steven Hollis

Managing Director - Adams & Adams

Mercia Flynn

Mercia Flynn Director – Commercial and Corporate Services Dept
Shana Kay

Shana Kay

Title Position

Kobus Oosthuizen

CEO - SA Franchise Warehouse

Craig Berkowitz

Labour Law CCMA

Jonty Sacks

Director - Jaltech

Durban Exhibition Centre