Ten major themes, ten digital events that anticipated by one year the debate on the key contents of the upcoming Universal Exhibition. And on ten occasions Italy took the lead.
Thanks to over sixty video contributions from Partners and Sponsors, the Italian Commissioner’s Office at Expo 2020 Dubai, launched the pre-Expo global digital events, offering a precious preview of what visitors to our Pavilion are to expect starting from 1st October this year.
From Aerospace, with its technologies and their far-reaching impact on our daily life, to the fight against climate change and the fight to preserve biodiversity. The regeneration of urban spaces, with the need to ensure a decent quality of life for as many people as possible and to return to the community important public spaces that have been stolen over the years by the sprawling growth of cities, to the promotion of intercultural and interreligious dialogue. From the importance of promoting a new model in the field of Education, with Italy as leader of the group of participating Countries with its Peer Mentorship Program and the Volunteers Program, to Life Sciences: a focal issue, especially if we consider the impact of Covid-19 on the everyday life of millions of people.
And then the need to establish new connections and shape a different and maybe even “virtual” dimension of the idea of travel, and the complex universe of Agrifood, that is increasingly at grips with innovation and the challenges of sustainability.
Water, in its every possible form, chosen as the theme of a debate between organizers, Countries and organizations participating in the last Pre-Expo global online event. Italy confirmed its leading role by offering a glimpse of some of the initiatives it will spearhead at the Universal Expo
Global Goals Week
The “Global Goals” and “What do we need to do together today for a better world in 2030” were the issues of debate between Expo organizers and Participating Countries and Organizations at the second to last pre-Expo global digital event. Italy is still in the limelight with the “circular connections” in the architecture of its Pavilion
Food, Agriculture & Livelihoods Week
The challenges posed by sustainability in the agrifood sector: this is the theme around which organizers and participating Countries and Organizations focus the debate in the new pre-Expo global digital event. Italy takes centre stage with its points of excellence and prospects in the agrifood sector
Travel & Connectivity Week
Travel and “connectivity” are the themes of the new pre-Expo global online event, offering a preview of the Universal Expo’s main focuses. Organizers, countries and participating organizations discuss the challenges of an increasingly widespread digitization, even in the field of mobility
Health & Wellness Week
How can we create a “healthy” and happy world? This is the question answered by the Participating Countries and Organizers of the upcoming Universal Expo at the new year’s first Pre-Expo global digital event. Italy focused on research and innovation in the pharmaceutical industry and the future prospects of Life Sciences
Knowledge & Learning Week
Education is at the forefront of the fifth global digital event in the Pre-Expo Week series. Italy confirms its leadership role in the group of participating nations that have chosen this theme as a focal point in their participation at Expo 2020 Dubai
Tolerance & Inclusivity Week
How to promote intercultural and interreligious dialogue and lay the foundations for a more tolerant and inclusive society? This is the question posed by the organisers and participating nations in the fourth global digital event of the Pre-Expo Week series
Urban & Rural Development Week
Organisers and participating nations discuss the development of urban and rural areas, demographic trends and the importance of a circular and sustainable economy that can ensure decent 'housing' conditions for the planet's population
Climate and Biodiversity Week
The future of our planet is the main topic of discussion during the second week of Pre-Expo 2020 Dubai. In this event, the organisers and participating nations focus on the preservation of biodiversity and climate change analysis