World Expo 2020 – Opening

21 Oct '21 | Dubai, Arabic Emirates

With one year to go until Expo 2020 Dubai welcomes the world on 1 October 2021, Expo is ready to convene the global community in a spirit of collaboration and innovation to build a strong, sustainable future for everyone.

Excitement is building for the event that will run from 1 October 2021 until 31 March 2022, and inspire hope among more than 190 participating countries and millions of visitors.

Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation, Director General of Expo 2020 Dubai Bureau, said: “Our leadership has spared no effort, guided us, and provided all resources to ensure that our World Expo will be a true expression of the UAE’s values, reflecting its ambition to build a better future for us, the region and the world – a future of which coming generations will be proud.