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It's an opportunity for you to connect with the best and brightest minds to explore how to fuel their business growth. The conference brings together the speakers that are the best breed of entrepreneurs, innovators, venture capitalists, business model creators, consultants, policy-makers, academicians, support groups, business coaches and business practitioners to present and discuss innovation and success under the aegis of entrepreneurship for Retail, Real Estate and Franchise Businesses as they recount their learning and experiences, share their insights and practices that have enriched their ventures.

Our Speakers 2021

  • pradeepk

    Sanjeev Rao CEO, Being Human Clothing

  • dheeraj

    Dheeraj GuptaFounder & CEO, Jumboking

  • mukesh

    Mukesh KumarChairman , Shoppinig Centers Association of India (SCAI) & CEO, Infiniti Mall

  • varunk

    Varun KhannaCo-Founder, Fast & Up

  • rupesh

    Rupesh JainFounder & CEO, Candere

  • rupesh

    Pushkaraj ShenaiCEO, Lakmé Lever

  • mihir

    Mihir JainSales and Marketing Director, Insight Cosmetics

  • samirs

    Samir SrivastavCEO, Jean-Claude Biguine Salon and Spa, India

  • rahula

    Rahul AnandFounder & CEO, Hopscotch

  • tarandeep

    Tarandeep Singh Sekhon Marketing Director, Kidzania

  • rahul

    Rahul Puri Managing Director, Mukta Arts Limited

  • Bipin

    Bipin Gurnani President & CEO, Prozone Intu Properties Limited

  • sahil

    Sahil Kansal Head Of Property & Franchising, Croma, Infiniti Retail Limited

  • krishnakant

    Krishnakant Thakur Co-Founder & COO, Charcoal Eats

  • rohitt

    Rohit Taneja Director - Consumer Insights, Bombay Shaving Company

  • pradeepk

    Pradeep Krishnakumar Co-Founder and COO, Zouk

  • pradeepk

    Pravesh Saha National Sales Manager- Indian Sub Continent, Wella

  • pradeepk

    Atul Chachra Vice President - Retail, High Street Essentials Pvt. Ltd.

  • amits

    Amit Sharma Managing Director, Miraj Entertainment

  • dheer

    Dheer Gandhi CFO, Jean Claude Olivier

  • dheer

    Harini Sivakumar Founder & CEO, Earth Rhythm

  • dheer

    Varun Gupta Founder & Director, Zorgers

  • arunabh

    Arunabh Sinha Founder & CEO, UClean

  • rajendrak

    Rajendra Kalkar President-West, Phoenix Mills

  • rajendrak

    Abhishek AgarwalManaging Partner Rockstud Capital

  • rajendrak

    Sanjay MehtaFounder & Partner, 100 XDot VC

  • ashraf

    Ashraf BiranDirector, Wellness Forever Medicare Limited

  • anand

    Anand Heena ThakkarChairman & Managing Director, London Yards Pizza

  • arushi

    Aarushi JainCo-Head Intellectual Property Practice, Nishith Desai Associates

  • Kumar

    Dr. K. KumarFounder Dr. Kumar's Lifestyle Center

  • raghav

    Raghav RavichandarGeneral Manager- Marketing, Baskin Robbins (Graviss Foods Pvt Ltd)

  • rohit

    Rohit SahniCo-Founder, WK Life

  • siju

    Siju NarayanRetail Industry Practitioner & CEO, Rexemptor Consultant

  • lipi

    Lipi PanchmiaAnalyst - Portfolio Management and Research, 100X.VC

  • karthic

    V. C KarthicDirector & Founder, Buzzworks Business Services

Past Speakers 2021

  • sridhar

    Deepak Chabbra Managing Director. Tupperware

  • deepak-z

    Deepak Zutshi Center Head & Vice President, Select CITYWALK

  • bharat

    Bharat Sethi CEO & FOUNDER, Rage Coffee

  • agnim-g

    Agnim Gupta Principal: Tech & Growth, Amrutam

  • sunil-m

    Sunil Menon Chief Retail Expansion officer, lensKart

  • sunil-m

    Dharmender Khanna Head - Digital Transformation, SSIPL Retail Ltd

  • sunil-m

    Rehan Huck VP Retail, The ILC Group, Co-founder & COO, Propel & Arklan

  • sunil-m

    Nandini Taneja Vice President, Leasing, Reach Pro Group

  • sunil-m

    Pushkaraj ShenaiCEO, Lakmé Lever

  • sunil-m

    Vineet JainCOO, V Mart Retail Ltd

  • sunil-m

    Aakash AnandFounder & CEO, Bella Vita Organic

  • sunil-m

    Deepak GuptaChief Operating Officer (COO) Bombay Shaving Company

  • sunil-m

    Prashant Gaurav GuptaVice President & Head –Dlfluxury Malls

  • benu

    Benu SehgalDirector – RE/Max Commercial, CEO Freeport Brands Pvt. Ltd

  • santosh

    Santosh KumarDGM, Kiehl’s India

  • Ipsita

    Dr Ipsita ChatterjeeHead-Innovation Development & Brand Strategy Lotus Herbals Pvt. Ltd.

  • abhinav1

    Abhinav Ajmera President (Leasing), Omaxe Ltd

  • vishal

    Vishal GandhiFounder & CEO At Biorx Venture Advisors Pvt. Ltd.

  • manish

    Chef Manish SharmaGeneral Manager- Operations & Projects, Jubilant Food works

  • ashish1

    Ashish GuptaAVP-Leasing, Elan Groups

  • Nitin

    Nitin SharmaFounder & CEO , Go Waterless INDIA

  • saurabh

    Saurabh SharmaHead of Marketing, ASICS India

  • ratish

    Ratish PandeyBusiness Coach, Mentor Consultant

  • divij

    Divij BajajFounder & CEO – Power Gummies,
    (Aesthetic Nutrition Pvt Ltd)

  • rema

    Rema MenonVice President- Retail & Commercial PAN India Parsvnath Developers Ltd.

  • ravinder1

    Ravinder ChoudharyMRICS Assistant Vice President, Pratham Infratech Pvt Ltd.

  • niladri

    Niladri MukherjeeFounder & CEO, Glue Design Pvt Ltd and Quiktile

  • varun

    Varun GuptaFounder & Director, Zorgers

  • rama

    Rama Raju SingmCEO & FOUNDER - Vistan Next Gen Pvt Ltd

  • akshit

    Akshit BansalFounder and CEO , Statiq

  • pooja

    Pooja NagdevCosmetologist & Aromatherapist, Founder
    Director at Rising Sun Aromas & Spirituals Pvt. Ltd.

What To Expect?

  • Great Speakers
    Listen to the leading thoughtleaders from around the Country.
  • Networking
    Network with the thought leaders, Entrepreneurs, Leading Media, Investors, Startups, business owners and more
  • Interactive Panel Discussions
    Don't just listen to them, probe them to know the right strategies that will help your business
  • Meet New Businesses
    Meet New business from all sectors starting from Retail, Fashion, F&B, Education, Technology to Healthcare and more. They are looking for franchisees or investors

Knowledge 2021

The FRO Summit, 2021 is a platform where 50+ business experts from India will share New Ideas, trends and business opportunities to enrich the business community. The summit will focus on emerging trends across Retail & Consumer Sectors including Health, Beauty & Wellness, Food & Beverages, Retail, Education, Distribution & Real Estate businesses. This two day event will be packed with perspective building insight, training, coaching and mentoring for businesses during their critical start-up years and getting ready to take up growth challenge. The forum will focus on inspiring and educating young startups and entrepreneurs.

  • 11:20 - 12:15

    Session I: Building a Franchise Brand in Bharat
    • Hear from Successful Franchisees on how they grew their business Growing from 1 to 10 units & creating infrastructure to support 20-30 units
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  • 11:15 - 12:00

    Session II: Structures and Operational Strategies for Successful Expansion within Bharat by

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  • 14:15 - 15:00

    • How do early stage VC’s/ Angels identify where the investments should go: Sectoral trends and identifying small opportunities for starting up?
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  • 15:00- 16:00

    SESSION IV: New-Age Businesses Ideas for 21st Century
    • How modern-day businesses are brand and community-led, asset light and a platform of change and yet accelerating growth and disrupting industries.
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  • 10:30 - 11:20

    SESSION I: Consumer Experience 101: New Relationship between Consumers & Retail Brands & Experience Stores
    • How, When, Where, and Why of the Indian Consumer
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  • 11:20 - 12:10

    SESSION II: The Retail of Out of Home Entertainment
    • Business Strategies for maximizing revenue & profitability for restaurant Business partner
    • Casual dining, QSR, fast-casual, Cafes – Transforming Business formats
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  • 12:10 - 12:45

    SESSION III: Beauty & Wellness in the new World
    • Making wellness, salon, and spa accessible - Expansion in Tier I and Tier III markets through partnerships and real estate collaborations
    • Mastering your SOPs and leveraging your Beauty and Wellness Brand to grow
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  • 12:45 -13:30

    SESSION IV: Understanding the Direct to Consumer Market Opportunity
    • Why are brands going D2C: Strategies, challenges, and opportunities
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  • 14:30 - 15:15

    SESSION V: How Retail Real Estate Business is Transforming?
    • Current trends shaping the Retail Real Estate in India
    • The reinvention of the retail and lifestyle destinations including Retail Real Estate Malls, Shopping Centre, Co-working, Transit retail, Standalone Retail
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  • 15:15 PM - 16:00 PM

    SESSION VI: From Digital First to Physical World
    • What are the real reasons to go offline
    • What are the approaches that generate more wide-ranging, innovative, and integrated solutions
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( Here ) An
Entrepreneur Is Born
  • Hear How the Digital and Physical Worlds in Retail and Product Lines will combine
  • Opportunities to Meet potential Investors, Incbators/Accelerators and Bankers to Raise Capital
  • Cut out strategic partnerships through Franchising, Licensing,
  • Distributorship & JV's.
  • Discover new Business Innovations and Industries and Brands to Invest in
  • Learn how to build a multimillion dollar brand/enterprise
  • Evaluate growth potential of new Business Ideas.
  • To enable ME's to raise capital for their Business Growth.
  • Opportunity identification and qualification process in buying a Franchise
  • Building operational efficiency and speed of Business for Scaling up
Take aways
  • How to recognize a business opportunity or identify a feasible business idea.
  • Creative techniques to extend expand and further a business idea.
  • How to create an actionable business plan.
  • How to grow your business 10X 20X year on year?
  • How to explore a new market & territories and make a step by step instruction of running your busines
  • Basic working models for customer, market and competitor analysis.
  • How to establish formats of decision-making, execution and action oriented management with process that encourages entrepreneurship and innovation.
  • Recruitment, team building and management processes suitable for new ventures.
  • What it takes to have a successful "brand" and how to create and grow your "brand" for potential opportunities.
  • Emerging Investment themes considering the COVID disruption and current economic scenario
  • Developing your business talents, capabilities, leadership, and skills as a business owner.
  • Rub shoulders with industry leaders, VCs and entrepreneurs
  • Discover the business-critical innovations that are shaping and scaling startups.
Who Should
  • Prospective, emerging and existing businesses
  • Enterprises looking at funding
  • Businesses looking at JVs, alliances and tie-ups
  • Enterprise Professionals
  • Business Consultants and Analysts
  • Product led enterprises
  • Service Led enterprises
  • Chain store operators
  • Policy makers and Business Associations
  • Real estate business owners
  • Retail and B-Schools students

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