18 Feb 2017, Yogyakarta: Vape News Indonesia team was invited to become the media partner in INVEX 2017 vape expo which was held at Grand Pacific, Yogyakarta, Indonesia. This expo was presented by PAVY (Paguyuban Vaper Yogyakarta) and supported by APVI (Asosiasi Personal Vaporizer Indonesia). The expo had drawn a lot of exhibitors from Indonesia, Malaysia and China. Entry was only for 18+ and it was free of charge.
The expo had a lot of activities such as vape education, vape queen contest, cloud chasing competition, cloud tricks competition, coiling contest, DJ competition and vape glow party. The vape forum educated vapers on safety tips in using their vape devices as well as to share with current smokers on the benefit of vaping. The vape queen contest was to search for the fanciest uniform. DJ competition was fierce where contestant from PULL DJ School battled it out with some awesome mix. Vape glow party was on the second day, where everyone decorated each other with glow paints, and everyone just partied ‘till closing. It was indeed an expo filled with a lot of activities besides the usual vape transaction.
There were 112 booths for exhibitors. A few of the Malaysian eliquid manufacturers who participated in this expo were Bangsawan, Fantasi, Liquid Factory, Chain Vapors, Fcukin Flava, Horny Flava, Cloud Cartel, Nasty Juice, Mohawk and Cloudy Heaven. A lot of Indonesian distributors and eliquid manufacturers were also there such as VapeHood, JVS, ShaktiVape, Juice Nation, RayVapor, BigBen, Bad Bunny, Abuleke, Hero57, VapeBoss, RSVP, AliBaba, VapeZoo, 7uice, VapeJunction, CreativeLab’z, just to name a few. There were three device manufacturers from China which were Smoant, Wotofo and Hell Vape, showcasing their latest tanks and mods.
The cloud tricks competition attracted lots of contestants and the winner was Hazelnut from Malaysia. The judges for the cloud tricks competition were Mr. Verry Kartika and Miss Deafad, both superstars of the vape trick scene in Indonesia.
The organizer team did a superb job ensuring the smooth running of all activities happening throughout the event. The exhibitors from Indonesia were very friendly to the Vape News team, always posing for pictures and smiling for the camera. The event ended with a grand closing ceremony with good beats from the DJ. The crowd definitely had a blast partying before the event officially ended.
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