Program & Agenda

The 2024 AAFD Franchisee Leadership Summit is a three-day event (May 5-8), packed with diverse and highly informative sessions. Join us to take part in breakout sessions, connect with fellow franchisees, and delve into educational and insightful sessions that will empower your franchise association and business. With the unwavering support and guidance of the AAFD leadership, true legislative reform is being championed and advanced, addressing the challenges faced by franchisees. By joining forces and collaborating, franchisees can collectively drive the advancement of fairness in franchising. Be part of this transformative momentum and make a significant impact!

AAFD 2024 Annual Leadership Summit Agenda (tentative)

  • Keynote: Success Through Collaboration
  • Roundtable discussion topics, led by top franchise attorney’s
  • Legislative updates from Keith Miller, AAFDs Director of Legislative Affairs
  • “Ask Us Anything”. Access to top attorneys and industry leader’s panel
  • Industry Breakout Sessions
  • The Impact of Private Equity on Your Franchisee Relationship
  • Panel Discussion: Understanding the labor shortage and solutions for your business.
  • The Importance of Having an Effective and Active Board
  • Effectiveness of Having a Trust
  • Membership & Member Retention
  • And much more…


  • TopGolf Event
  • Networking with AAFD Exhibitors & Sponsors
  • Dinner Banquet & Total Quality Franchising Awards