Discover the forum which will revolve around the topics listed below, which are chosen for the purpose of imparting knowledge on, & informing the BIFEX 2014 audience about, new developments in franchising, corporate achievements, trade promotion, and women in business.



  • Economic Diplomacy: The Role of Diplomatic Missions in Promoting their Countries´ Commercial Interests
  • Game-changers: Thinking different to innovate and Grow
  • Mediation and Arbitration in Franchising
  • Bloggers & Brands: How should they interact ?
  • Reviving the High Street
  • New Trends in the Retail Industry


Forum Speakers


Although they represent varied fields of endeavor, invited speakers have common attributes: They are visionaries and successful practitioners. They can impart knowledge based on their accomplishments and years of experience.


Speakers include Ambassadors, top names in Lebanese, Arab and International Business, brand champions, legal experts, as well as bloggers and social media activists.


Peter Fisk, an inspirational and provocative speaker, who is visiting Lebanon for the first time to participate in BIFEX, will help our guests to see the world of business and brands, maekrting and innovation, in new ways.