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Experts from hardware & tools industry will talk about innovations, technologies and skills to negotiate with suppliers in Latin America


Expo F 2018, International Trade Fair for Hardware & Tools will hold its 2nd edition from September 20 to 22 at the ATLAPA Convention Center, in Panama City, Panama.

Experts from Hardware & Tools Industry will be invited to Expo F 2018 to talk about the latest innovations, technologies, skills to do business, inventory of management and the engineering of the 21st Century.

David Cerda Falcon, IT Manager of Costa Rica´s Design Soft, will speak about The Impact of Technology in Hardware Stores.

He studied Systems Engineering and Mathematics in 2004. Two years later he started working as a developer and later as a web developer. He is currently pursuing a Master's degree in Database Administration and works as a database administrator, and also develops mobile applications.

CAMICON´s president, Silverio Duran from Ecuador, will speak about Construction: Technology and Innovation.

Durán, an architect graduated from the Faculty of Architecture of the Central University of Ecuador. He has experience in design, planning, inspection and construction of housing and infrastructure works, especially in private industry.

He has held different positions in public and private entities, he has been a member of  the College of Architects of Pichincha and the Chamber of the Construction industry, institution of which he is its president.

The president of CAFARA Rosario Branch, Argentinian Sergio Angiulli and Juan Carlos Mariño CAFARA´s president will develop the topic Negotiating with Suppliers.

Angiulli, who grew up in a hardware store, says that business is his job and his passion. Since he was 8 years old he is in the hardware store business and currently has a hardware store where he works with his children.

Five years ago, he began working in organizations in the hardware sector with the firm conviction that only through participation and joint actions can boost the hardware stores business.

Mariño has been the president of CAFARA for the last six years and has been part of the hardware sector for 40 years. He believes that the business association is the key to the success of SMEs and that the business Chambers are creative and innovative spaces.



Jorge Moran from Ecuador, is the General Manager of ECUAIMCO, and will talk about Inventory Management.

Moran studied Business Administration, has more than 13 years of experience working in national and multinational companies, he led the Commercial Area and different teams from the General Management. It is considered a person with strategic, creative and analytical thinking.

The Engineering of the 21st Century will be the topic to be addressed by Panamanian Juan Aguilar, founder of JDA Ingenieria.

JDA Ingenieria is a company focused in the design, installation, maintenance and supply of electrical systems, mechanical systems, air conditioning and automation and control.

Aguilar worked as an electromechanical engineer in the Engineering Division of the Panama Canal Authority where he participated in the design and improvement of the intake of the treated water pumping system of the Monte Esperanza Water Treatment Plant with a budget of one million dollars. . As well as the design of the fuel pump and control system of Miraflores with a budget of three million dollars.

Peruvian entrepreneur Lenín Casas, founder of YoImportoPeru, will explain details about the Opportunities in the Peruvian Market.

Expert in foreign commerce operations, Lenin Casas García counts with more than 15 years in the management of international logistic. He is a graduate of the Universidad Nacional Mayo de San Marcos, Peru with a degree in Business Administration & International Business.

He also holds experience in exports, operations, logistics, national and international purchases. Speaker at international business conferences. He is the founder of Yoimporto who offer business development opportunities. It is a skill development center, with a proposal to generate value to each participant, going beyond the communication of ideas. The main idea of Yoimporto is to insure that each individual/company can undertake their dreams, develop work plans with the support of a multidisciplinary team of professionals linked to the business areas that will be committed to each individual project.

Expo F 2018 activities are free. During the three days of Expo F 2018,  Industry Forum,  workshops, demonstrations, DIY activities and training sessions are also scheduled.

Expo F 2018 expect to receive this year more than 150 exhibitors from 18 countries/regions and more than 3,000 attendees from 20 countries/regions are expected.

Expo F 2018 reminds to visitors to pre-register online  before September 13, 2018.



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


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