World Expo 2030

Four countries have submitted competing candidatures to organise World Expo 2030: the Republic of Korea (Busan), Italy (Rome), Ukraine (Odesa), and Saudi Arabia (Riyadh).
 
The project examination phase for World Expo 2030 is currently underway, with each candidate having submitted a detailed candidature dossier to the BIE. 
 
The host country of World Expo 2030 will be elected by BIE Member States, gathered in a General Assembly set to take place in November 2023, on the principle of one country, one vote.


Rep of Korea

Republic of Korea

Busan

Theme:

Transforming Our World, Navigating Toward a Better Future

Dates:

1 May - 31 October 2030

Italie

Italy

Rome

Theme:

People and Territories: Regeneration, Inclusion and Innovation 

Dates:

1 May - 31 October 2030

ukraine

Ukraine

Odesa

Theme:

Renaissance. Technology. Future.

Dates:

26 April - 14 October 2030

ksa

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Riyadh

Theme:

The Era of Change: Together for a Foresighted Tomorrow

Dates:

1 October 2030 - 31 March 2031