Representatives of small and medium enterprises, SMEs, will get a chance to showcase their firms to procurement staff from Expo 2020 Dubai and some of its largest contractors at an event next week.
The first in a series of Meet the Buyers events will take place on 10th May in Dubai, where SMEs can gain valuable insight into the process of awarding billions of dirhams worth of contracts and sub-contracts in their sector, then meet the people face to face who will be deciding on the deals.
Approximately one month away, on June 10, one of the key events dedicated to renewable energy will be opened in Astana. Exciting technological innovations which will become a part of everybody’s life in the future will be demonstrated to the visitors of EXPO-2017.
The participants are doing their best to surprise guests of the exhibition by unique designs. Some of the pavilions are planned to be finished long before the opening. “About 50% of the exhibition is ready, and we are going to complete our works in May”, Kim Jehona, a representative of the pavilion of South Korea, president of the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (КОТРА), said.
WECC new seat, inside the Expo Site, will be ready soon with its 465sqm of spaces that include meeting room, a lounge and an exposition areas. The new seat will be at full disposal of the Commissioners and WECC Members.
Milan, February 6th 2017,The World Expo Commissioners Club hosted in its headquarters in Piazza Duomo 21 in Milan the first press conference in Italy for the presentation of Expo Astana 2017 Future Energy in occasion of which the passing of the baton from Expo Antalya 2016 has been held.
Expo 2017 Astana will be held in Kazakhstan from the 10th June to the 10th September 2017 and will see the participation of over 100 Countries and 18 International Organisations, with an estimated affluence of 5 million visitors. At the Milanese presentation were present Firat Isik, General Secretary of Expo 2016 Antalya who passed the baton to the representatives of Expo 2017 Astana represented by Roza Assanbayeya, Promotion and Tourism Deputy Director of Astana Expo 2017 National Company and President of Kazakh Tourism Association, Ekaterina Kameneva, Head of Project – Official Ticket Operator of Expo 2017 – Kassir.com. and Asylbek Tauasarov, Advisor of Ambassador of Kazakhstan in Italy. The conference was concluded by Alessandro Rosso, Chairman of Alessandro Rosso Group, who presented the projects of the Group for the promotion of the International Exhibition of Astana.
21stApril 2017, United Nations Headquarters, Conference Room 12, New York
The 17th Infopoverty World Conference will take place on April 21, 2017 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York and will focus on “Transferring knowledge and adequate technologies: the way to combat poverty and make the world safer”.
Expo begins search for producers of all sizes to make and sell licensed foods
Organisers seek UAE-based SMEs for authentic traditional ‘home’ cuisine
Food and drinks category just one of up to 40 licensed product opportunities
Dubai, Febuary 22nd 2017, Expo 2020 Dubai today launched a search for producers of authentic Emirati and regional products including dates, Arabian coffee and sweets, chocolate and spices, which will form part of a warm, mouth-watering welcome offered to Expo’s millions of visitors from around the world.
The International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) has approved an application from the region of Bologna and Emilia Romagna in Italy to host a ‘B Class’ International Horticultural Exhibition in 2019. Expo 2019 Bologna & Emilia-Romagna was approved by AIPH on 23 January 2017.
With a theme of ‘Grow Green. Eat Green. Live Green’ the Expo will take place in Bologna, Italy from May to October 2019. It will cover around 50 hectares in the Parco Nord region of the city and within the city centre itself, and is expected to attract 2.5 million visitors.
Astana, 22nd – 23rd February 2017, Preparations for Expo 2017 Astana are in the final stretch, after the final International Participants’ Meeting drew to a close, having gathered 326 representatives from 108 participating countries.
The IPM was the third and last of its kind, giving organisers and participants the opportunity to exchange on Expo preparations and iron-out any outstanding issues. Various organisational and logistical topics were discussed during the meeting, including regulations, communications, accreditation and security. Representatives of Astana Expo 2017 National Company, the Expo organiser, gave a detailed presentation of the Expo site, including its architecture, layout and infrastructure.
Expo 2020 Dubai’s Sustainability Pavilion to showcase ‘tomorrow’s realities today’
Mega-event’s aspirations align closely with UAE’s core strategic ambitions
Expo 2020 Dubai’s team of experts to talk through ideas with ADSW audience
Expo 2020 Dubai today unveiled the details of its overall strategy to help accelerate a momentum towards a greener and cleaner future, showcased by a Sustainability Pavilion that is envisioned as an inspiration for a new generation of guardians of the earth’s welfare.