National Franchise Convention 2019
Evolving in a New Landscape: Innovation & Transformation

October 20-22, 2019

The Star

Gold Coast, Queensland



Legal Symposium

Sunday 20 October 2019

The 2019 Legal Symposium is a special program in conjunction with the main NFC schedule, designed to provide an essential update on legal developments that affect franchise business. Distinct from other conference events, the program specifically addresses topics for lawyers, in-house counsel and other stakeholders with an interest in law that impacts on franchising.



Welcome Drinks

Sunday 20 October 2019

6.15PM - 8.15PM

Join in the camaraderie in the conference foyer with your fellow delegates for the first social function of NFC19.


Monday 21 October 2019

7.00PM - 5.00PM

NFC Day One starts at 7:00am sharp with our wonderful breakfast keynote, Pippa Hallas from Ella Bache. Enjoy a full plated breakfast before attending the day one main program.

A selection of informative and exciting keynote speakers will be presenting on Day One, including Boost Juice founder Janine Allis and business motivator Nigel Collin, with up to the minute and relevant concurrent discussion sessions. Finish the day with our Hall of Fame roundtables and Q&A panel.

Networking Drinks

Monday 21 October 2019

7.00PM - 10.30PM

Finish Day One on a high with drinks and canapes around the beautiful pool setting where you can continue to network and build relationships with your franchise colleagues.

NFC Day Two

Tuesday 22 October 2019

7.30PM - 4.30PM

Another jam-packed program including exciting concurrent sessions, roundtables and our exciting final day keynote speakers, Nicole Hatherly, Happiness Concierge and gold medal Paralympian and recent French Open champion, Dylan Alcott.

MYOB FCA Excellence in Franchising Awards Gala Dinner

Tuesday 22 October 2019

6.45PM - 11.00PM

Celebrate in Black Tie style with your MYOB FCA Excellence in Franchising Awards National Finalists at the Star Marquee, including a three course meal, award presentations and entertainment.



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