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Expo 2020: Mobility, Sustainability and Opportunity

Expo 2020: Mobility, Sustainability and Opportunity

23 October 2013 Press Release Travel Events News

Industry leaders and global experts in the fields of Mobility, Sustainability and Opportunity, the Dubai Expo 2020 subthemes, facilitated discussions with representatives from the 167 member nations of the Bureau international des Expositions (BIE) on the final day of the Dubai Expo 2020 Theme Symposium, entitled Connecting Minds, Creating the Future: Partnerships for Global Innovation and Sustainable Development.

His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum welcomes guests

His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum welcomes guests

22 October 2013 Press Release Travel Events News

A Gala Dinner, held in honour of the 250 representatives from the 167 member nations of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE), concluded the first day of the Dubai Expo 2020 Theme Symposium, entitled Connecting Minds, Creating the Future: Partnerships for Global Innovation and Sustainable Development.

Dubai Expo 2020 Theme Symposium opens

Dubai Expo 2020 Theme Symposium opens

22 October 2013 Press Release Travel Events News

In the presence of the Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Dubai Expo 2020 Theme Symposium opened with a keynote address from His Highness Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development who highlighted the fact that Connecting Minds, Creating the Future has been a focus for the United Arab Emirates ever since its foundation in 1971.

Dubai Culture supports the UAE’s bid for Dubai Expo 2020

Dubai Culture supports the UAE’s bid for Dubai Expo 2020

29 September 2013 Press Release Travel Events News

In support of the UAE’s bid for Dubai Expo 2020, the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated Authority for culture, arts, and heritage, hosted a three-day event at the renowned Institut Du Monde Arabe (IMA), the Arab World Insitute, in Paris.

Expo 2020 to provide jobs boost

Expo 2020 to provide jobs boost

27 September 2013 Press Release Travel Events News

During a recent interview with French Valeures Actuelles magazine, Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State and Managing Director of the Higher Committee for Hosting the World Expo 2020 in Dubai, highlighted the fact the Expo will provide huge employment opportunities in the services sector for both Emirati citizens and expat residents.



EXPO 2020: Izmir bids to host first eco-friendly expo

EXPO 2020: Izmir bids to host first eco-friendly expo

20 September 2013 Press Release Travel Events News

Izmir, on Turkey’s Aegean coast, is bidding to host the 2020 World EXPO, under the banner ‘New routes to a better World and Health for all’. The voting will be held in Paris in November 2013. The Turkish Culture and Tourism Office is currently welcoming individual press trips to Izmir in September and October.

100-day countdown begins to Expo 2020 vote in November

100-day countdown begins to Expo 2020 vote in November

25 August 2013 Press Release Travel Events News

The final countdown has begun with less than 100 days to go until representatives from the 167 member nations of the Paris-based Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) cast their votes on November 27th to decide which city will host the 2020 World Expo. The Dubai Expo 2020 team is now focused on working towards the Theme Symposium in Dubai this October.

Thought-provoking book of essays explores ideas for a better tomorrow

Thought-provoking book of essays explores ideas for a better tomorrow

19 June 2013 Press Release Travel Events News

“Throughout history, the human race’s innate drive towards shared endeavour has delivered astonishing results…” reads the opening line of Connecting Minds, Creating the Future, a collection of essays initiated and supported by the UAE’s bid to host the World Expo in Dubai in 2020 inspiring dialogue and action on many of the world’s most urgent challenges.