Together Towards Tomorrow

National Franchise Conference
22-24 August 2022 | Wellington






Round Tables

Join our Round Tables for discussions on many insightful topics

Tuesday, 23 August 2022

Table 1

Fair Pay Agreements – how it will impact your Franchise business – share your concerns

Vaughan Granier – HR Assured

Table 2

Hiring migrants – what your franchisees need to know – share your experiences of the new application process

Hamish Walker & Nicola Tiffen – Duncan Cotterill

Table 3

Raise your employment questions with our experts. What distinguishes employees from contractors and other employment issues?

Claire Byrne & McKenzie Rogers – Gibson Sheat Lawyers

Table 4

Social Media/Websites and how to ensure that the Franchisor’s brand is not damaged

Khushbu Sundarji – Stewart Germann Law

Table 5

Trends in Australian Franchising in light of COVID

Alicia Hill – MST Lawyers

Table 6

Open session with Ned – world leading Food & Beverage CEO – tap into Ned’s knowledge

Ned Lyerly – CKE Restaurant Holdings

Table 7

How to get your Franchise to carbonzero "it's not as scary as you think"

Charles Norwood – Excel Digital

Table 8

Managing poor performing franchisees & enforcing compliance with empathy

Dawn Engelbrecht - FANZ Chair

Table 9

Business Funding in a rising interest rate environment

Mike Haigh & Sujam Ratnayake - Westpac

Table 10

Best practice in qualifying franchisee candidates

Nathan Bonney - Iridium Partners

Table 11

How to sync local franchisee marketing activities with your franchise system branding

Elizabeth Myburgh - Foodco

Table 12

Establishing and embedding your franchise culture - share your successes

Greg Paget - Cleantastic

Table 13

Franchisees are your brand ambassadors; do they live breathe and believe in your brand?

Julie Evans - Rodney Wayne

Table 14

Using technology to enhance your franchise - share your ideas

Raewyn Cains - Green Acres

Table 15

Franchise Field Management – best practices

Callum Floyd - Franchize Consultants

Table 16

Effective Property & Network Planning - share what works for you in the “New Normal”, including the shift towards online & delivery channels

Vanessa Wilmot & Jeff Vassel - Geotech

Table 17

Navigating your liability exposure and obligations - ensure best practice throughout your franchise network to reduce liability while maximising the benefits of group negotiation

Paul Kuhn - Crombie Lockwood

Table 18

Preparing for Finance - items to consider

Nick Knight & Rohan Dobbin - ASB

**Please note this is subject to change