One of the largest events in the world of franchising in Russia and the CIS - the International Exhibition and Conference on Opening a Business “Festival of Franchises” - will be held in Moscow on April 7-8 in Sokolniki Exhibition and Convention Center (Pavilion No. 4).
The exhibition is attended by over 80 exhibitors, including Imaginarium, Il Patio, Claustrophobia, Wushi Sushi, Comedy Café, 33 Penguins, Domino's pizza, Like Holding, MIO and others. Katya Gordon and Marina Dubrovskaya will for the first time present their company operating in the franchise system.
Visitors to the exhibition will witness discussions on important topics for entrepreneurs - the forecast for the development of franchising for 2016-2017, domestic retail and the catering market in times of crisis. They will discuss issues of supporting small and medium-sized enterprises in Russia, as well as the legal subtleties of doing business, the current situation around the franchise law and much more.
The business program is attended by - Evgeny Butman (founder and chairman of the board of directors of the Ideas4retail group of companies); Igor Stoyanov (president of the network of image laboratories "Persona"); Boris Ostrobrod (President of SELA Corporation, Member of the Board of Directors of Detsky Mir); Tatyana Repina (Director of Communications and Public Relations, Moscow Small Business Lending Facilitation Fund); Alena Sokova (head of the Promsvyazbank venture fund); Gennady Kochetkov (Vice President of Subway Russia); Alexey Gisak (co-owner of the noodle house Walker and Walker School); Vladimir Reich (owner of the master franchise of the American cafe chain Tutti Frutti); Dmitry Potapenko (founder and managing partner of Management Development Group Inc); Nina Semina (CEO of Francon); Andrey Razuvaev (project manager Franchising. Regions).
Much attention is paid to the section on youth entrepreneurship, it will be attended by - Ayaz Shabutdinov (founder of the holding holding Like); Sergey Kuznetsov (founder of the Claustrophobia quest network); Danila Antonovsky (co-owner of hairdressing salons Chop-Chop, ex-editor of men's magazine GQ).
You can familiarize yourself with the business program in more detail. link.
To visit the exhibition you must register.