Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Expo 2020 : Positive Long-Term Effect on Dubai's Growth

Traditionnaly, world expos were international platforms for showcasing incredible innovations, capable of bringing progress and transforming the humanity. But today, expos, including World Expo 2020, which will be held in Dubai, present more economic benefits than ever before. The excitement caused by Dubai's winning bid, howerver, isn't a result of just an immediate monetary relief; it's the positive long-term effects on Dubai's growth everyone is talking about.

Read more on Dubai Chronicle :

The Dubai Tram...

Find out how the latest addition to the city’s sustainable public transport network, Dubai Tram, is introducing new technology.

Dubai Tram is the latest addition to the city’s sustainable public transport network

By Tamara Walid :

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Dubai team met with the University of Arizona

Expo2020‬ Dubai team met with the University of Arizona (US) extending its theme & academic engagement with global thought leaders...

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Expo2020 team shares its theme(s)

Opportunity, Mobility and Sustainability
with Knowledge and Human Development Authority and representatives of various international universities in the Free zones. The UAE hosts the highest number of international branch campuses (IBCs) in the world, with 35 IBCs – of which, 26 are in Dubai; providing accessibility, choice, quality and opportunity, that has made a difference in the lives of many students.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Expo 2020 Dubai joins The World Future Energy Summit

Expo 2020 Dubai joins The World Future Energy Summit and the exploration of future energy solutions. Join us at booth 6121 and share emerging trends and insights in the sustainability sector. Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) 19-22 January. Network with the Expo 2020 Dubai team and learn more about Expo 2020 Dubai.

 Pic Courtesy Expo 2020 Dubai, UAE

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

History - Expo 2005 Aichi, Japan - Qatar pavilion

Qatar Pavilion highlights the rich history of Qatar and the development it is now undergoing. It introduces Doha and the Qatari culture to the people of Japan and to the world. The pavilion showcases the country's history, culture and society, economy, industry, education and the preparations to host the 15th Asian Games in 2006.

Visitors can understand through its exhibits that Qatar, as an exporter of clean energy - natural gas - is not only preserving the rich and varied fauna and flora in the Arabian Gulf but is also contributing to global environment protection.
The 648-square-meter pavilion depicts the past, present and future of Qatar through interactive displays, live music and traditional craftsmen and women at work.
The objective behind Qatar's participation is to give prominence to the State of Qatar worldwide and highlight balanced development in all aspects of life.

Source :

Qatar pavilion at Aichi World Expo 2005, by pico

Pico "designed and miniaturized" Qatar into a 648sqm display to demonstrate the deep contrats between modern and old Qatar. Interactive touch-screen displays engaged the viewers while revolving round a traditional Qatari setting.
Traditional fishing boat and handicraft displays were exhibited with live demos while a tartan running track with 'athletes' was also constructed to promote the up-coming Asian Games 2006 in Doha. Visitors wrere introduced to the largest educational project in the Middle East, the Qatar Foundation, before exiting via a cinema showing the past, present and future of Qatar.

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Friday, January 9, 2015

LeMog3D World Expo Life... 1000th article !

Thanks to all readers of my main blog :

Started in 2009, about World Expo Life : now 1000 articles !
Thank you !!

Thursday, January 1, 2015

May 2015 pioneer new paths to a bright future for sustainability, mobility and opportunity !!!

The theme of Expo 2020 Dubai, Connecting Minds, Creating the Future emphasizes the importance of partnerships and innovation as our best hope to build a sustainable world today and in the future. It recognizes the central importance of Mobility, Sustainability and Opportunity to the development of all countries. The convening power of Expo, combined with Dubai’s ability and motivation to facilitate and grow partnerships, will help focus the world’s best creative energies in delivering solutions in these domains and help improve our lives.