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World Expo 2020 Dubai – Victoria
August 12, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
You’re invited to hear about how you can be part of Victoria’s involvement at World Expo 2020 Dubai.
Date: Monday, 12 August 2019
Time: 2.00pm – 3.30pm
Location: Investment Centre Victoria, level 46, 55 Collins Street, Melbourne
World Expo 2020 Dubai will take place over 173 days (20 October 2020 – 10 April 2021), include 193 country pavilions and is expected to generate over 25 million visitors.
Victoria is a Major Partner with Australia for World Expo 2020, this provides a unique opportunity to showcase the best of Victorian research, innovation and creativity to international audiences.
The key sectors of focus for the Australian Government at Expo 2020 will be:
- food and agribusiness
- sustainable urban development and smart cities
- energy and resources including renewables, energy storage and METS
- defence, space and advanced manufacturing
- creative industries
- digital services and innovation
These priority sectors align with Victoria’s capabilities and priorities and our participation will be leveraged to promote these sectors and also as one of the world’s top tourism, sports and major events destinations.
Victoria’s involvement will include trade missions and key networking and business events with major events showcasing Victoria’s world-class food and beverage.
The Australia Pavilion will also run a cultural program, providing opportunities to showcase Victoria’s performing and fine arts institutions.