Abu Dhabi, UAE: The Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced that it will be organizing the 4th International Franchise Conference and Exhibition 2016. International companies, professionals, and speakers will attend this event at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC) on December 14 and 15.
On the occasion, H.E. Mohamed Helal Al Muhairi, Director General, Abu Dhabi Chamber stated that the event commemorates the cumulative success achieved in previous years and upholds the Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030.
“This exhibition is one of the main pillars that support the vision and strategy of Abu Dhabi, and aims to enhance the contribution of the private sector in realizing economic growth and diversification,” Al Muhairi added. “This process could only be achieved by providing further investment opportunities, as well as encouraging businesses to transfer their knowledge, experiences and capacities. This event attracts a number of leaders from international associations from the USA, UK, Egypt, Italy, Singapore, China, France, Portugal, and Croatia. In addition, the conference welcomes the participation of international experts from the World Franchise Council. The conference will offer an important platform for reviewing best international practices and networking with World Franchise Council associations.”
Al Muhairi added that the conference and exhibition will advance the objectives of the Abu Dhabi Chamber in expanding opportunities for local entrepreneurs in order to develop successful investment partnerships, therefore fostering the added value of the national economy.
Al Muhairi explained that the event will contribute to the objectives of the Abu Dhabi Economic Vision by expanding franchise businesses to include additional economic sectors, including services, industry, training, tourism, and consultancy. The event also aims to support brands in the UAE and the wider GCC region, providing innovative ideas that will help these brands to achieve an advanced position at the global level. The conference will help to assert the significant economic presence of the UAE across the franchise sector.
The conference and exhibition will provide important opportunities for stakeholders to network with the owners of international brands, as well as meet local and international experts and speakers from various business sectors including tourism, hospitality, commerce, health, education, retail, and industry.
The conference will also focus on utilizing franchise opportunities offered by participating local and international companies. The agenda for the conference includes a comprehensive program of activities lead by industry experts and speakers that will help to spread awareness for the recent successes in franchise projects.
This international event represents an exclusive opportunity for visitors and attendees to forge strong relationships with a number of world-renowned institutions.
The 4th International Franchise Conference and Exhibition 2016 will attract over 300 exhibitors from the UAE, GCC, USA, UK, Italy, Singapore, China, France, Portugal, Croatia, and Egypt. Aiming to foster Abu Dhabi’s position as an international hub for building partnerships and business tourism, the event is expected to welcome 3000 visitors over December 14 and 15.