Stand Contest

The Guadalajara International Book Fair cordially invites you to participate in the 26th. Stand Design Competition.

Rules 2020:

Selection will be done under the following criteria:

  • Design
  • Distribution
  • Functionality
  • Visual impact
  • Originality
  • Circulation
  • Regulation compliance

The contest includes four categories, depending on the size of the stand:

  • Bronze: less than 9 sq m to 27 sq m
  • Silver: from 28 to 81 sq m
  • Gold: from 82 to 216 sq m
  • Platinum: 217 sq m and above
  • Impacto 0: all exhibition spaces participate. The winner will be awarded according to the guidelines of the following manual.
  • The Organizing Committee designates a jury of designers, architects, professionals and teachers that will be announced on the day of the award ceremony.
  • The jury's verdict is final.
  • The winner in each category will receive a diploma of recognition and 10% discount on space acquisition for FIL 2021.
  • The award ceremony will be on Tuesday December 1 at 13:00 in Expo Guadalajara. There will be a tour of the winning stands.
  • Unforeseen situations in these rules will be solved by FIL’s Organizing Committee.

Winners of the 2019 edition:

Responsive imageFIL Impacto 0: Universidad de Colima


Responsive imagePlatinum Stand: UNAM (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México)


Responsive imageGold Stand: Siglo del Hombre Editores - Editoriales Académicas y Universitarias de Colombia


Responsive imageSilver Stand: Organización de las Naciones Unidas


Responsive imageBronze Stand: Storytel


All stands at FIL 2019 participated

Jury 2019:

  • Abril Quintanilla
  • Luisa Mendoza
    Industrial designer
  • Isamar Herrera
  • Jesús Herrera Arango
    Project Manager Impacto 0
  • Igor Iván Ojeda Delgado

For further information contact:

International Stands Sales coordinator, Gabriela Villaseñor at the phone number (52 33) 3810-0331, ext. 920