These sessions reflect the 2018 Conference Program. Check back for updates for the 2019 event.

2018 In-Depth Workshops

(Separate Fee Required)

Education is the most important aspect of owning or expanding a business. By attending these in-depth workshops, you will walk away from Franchise Expo Midwest with a wealth of knowledge that will help you in the success of your business decisions in the future.

Franchise Expo Midwest is proud to offer in-depth workshops to help you succeed from the start. Please click on the workshops below to learn more about each, and register today to take advantage - seating is limited!

In-Depth workshops are between 3 ½ and 4 ½ hours long and provide attendees with a more detailed look into each topic. Led by the most respected and experienced professionals in the franchise industry, each session provides detailed instruction, the most up-to-date practical, legal, strategic and financial issues, pitfalls to avoid and knowledge necessary to successfully achieve one's objective.

Franchise Expo Midwest is pleased to announce that Workshop 2 has been approved for CFE accreditation. To learn more about CFE credits, click here.

Workshop 1: The A to Z's of Buying a Franchise

Saturday, September 15, 2018, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Presented by: John P. Hayes, PhD, Titus Franchise Chair,

If you're looking for no-nonsense, cut-to-the-quick, show me how to evaluate franchises so that I can buy one that’s right for me information . . . this is the workshop you need. This is the perfect workshop for people who are just getting started with their research, as well as those who are close to making a decision to buy a franchise. Click here for more details.
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Workshop 2: How to Franchise Your Business

Saturday, September 15, 2018, 11:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Presented by: Mark Siebert, CEO, iFranchise Group and David Omholt, Senior Franchise Consultant, iFranchise Group

This workshop is ideal for business owners interested in franchising or those simply looking to determine if franchising is a legitimate growth option. It will help business owners understand whether they have a business that is franchisable and how franchising stacks up against alternate growth strategies (such as licensing, dealer models, and joint ventures). Click here for more details.
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