Expo F 2018 is looking for the DIY MASTER in Ibero-America: Upload your DIY Work to Instagram and Win a Trip to Panama


  • ·     Expo F, the International Trade Fair of Hardware & Tools (Panama, 20-22 Sept), is looking for the first “DIY Master of Expo F”.

  • The author of the “most-liked” picture at Instagram will win a trip to Panama and The Certification of the DIY MASTER OF EXPO F 2018 
  • The contest will be open from 1st March until 20 Jun, 2018.


Do you live in an Ibero-American country (included Spain and Portugal) and are you able to make a lamp from a pipe? Have you transformed your old furniture in the last vintage nightstand? Do you see a “magic wand” where the rest of your family see a simple screwdriver? If your answer is “yes”, ok, you are a “doer” and we would like to invite to travel to Panama to Expo F 2018, the International Trade Fair of Hardware & Tools (Panama, 20-22 Sept).


How? Easy.


You only have to:


1.      Follow at Instagram: @expo_f_show


2.      Take a photo of your favorite DIY work (whatever: a table, a bookcase, a lamp… any creation that you build with tools).


3.      Upload the picture of your DIY work to Instagram followed by the text

·         in English:  “I love DIY. I want to visit @expo_f_show (Panama, Sept 20-22)”

·         Or in Spanish: “Me encanta el DIY. Quiero visitar @expo_f_show (Panamá, 20-22 Sept)”

DON’T FORGET to tag @expo_f_show (only the tagged photos will participate)! Every user can upload ONLY ONE picture.


4.       Please send us a capture of your photo and “likes” before Jun 20 at 11.59pm (Panama time) to: lola@america-expo.com

Please specify: your name, user in Instagram, age, country of residence and email to contact you.


The contest will be open from 1st March until 20 Jun, 2018.


Simple. Right?


The picture that gets more “likes” will win a trip to Panama and will attend Expo F 2018, the International Fair for Tools and Hardware (Panama, 20-22 Sept).


The photos of the next 7 people that get more likes will be exhibit during the show.


The winner and 7 finalist will be announce at our website and social networks. Only the winner and finalists will be directly contacted by email.


Do you want to be the first DIY MASTER OF EXPO F? You have until Jun 20th to get it.




·         The Certification of the “DIY MASTER OF EXPO F 2018 “

·         Round trip flight ticket to Expo F 2018 (economy class);

·         3 nights hotel ( 1 person) (September 19, 20 and 21);

·         The opportunity to speak at Expo F 2018 Forum;

·         Distinguished guest to Expo F 2018 Welcome Party;



Who can participate?


Every adult (+18 years old) who lives in the next countries: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Spain, Uruguay and Venezuela.


Expo F 2018 is the International Trade Fair for Hardware & Tools organized by America Expo Group that will be held at ATLAPA Convention Center in Panama from 20 to 22 September. More than 150 exhibitors from 18 countries/regions and 5,000 attendees from 20 countries/regions are expected at this second edition of Expo F


The event will gather professionals from hardware industry (manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, retailers, importers and exporters), end-users (like architects, chains and stores, construction companies, consultants, contractors, decorators, DIY Consumers, electricians, engineers, etc.) and governments and associations.


Concurrent events are also scheduled: an Opening Ceremony for exhibitors and VIP Buyers, the Annual Industry conference that will gather business and academic leaders and the VIP Buyers Program (only open to Expo F 2018 exhibitors and VIP Buyers). This year Expo F will rely on also with exiting activities for Do It Yourself lovers.


For further details, please visit: www.expo-f.com or email: info@america-expo.com

Contact for Media Cooperation: lola@america-expo.com

You can follow Expo F 2018 at: Twitter: @ExpoF_pa, Facebook: expo.f.pa

and instagram: expo_f_show