Candidates for Specialised Expo 2022/23

The Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) announces that three candidatures for Specialised Expo 2022/23 will be considered for election in November 2017: Poland (Łódź), the United States (Minneapolis) and Argentina (Buenos Aires).

During the 161st General Assembly of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) on 13 June 2017, Delegates of Member States were presented with the Executive Committee’s report on the findings of the Enquiry Missions carried out in candidate countries in March and April 2017. Member States were then asked to vote on the Executive Committee’s recommendations to take into consideration the Expo projects considered viable and in line with BIE regulations.

Following the vote, Poland, the United States, and Argentina will present their respective Expo projects to delegates on the second day of the General Assembly on Wednesday 14 June. The three countries will continue to promote their respective Expo projects until the 162nd General Assembly of the BIE in November 2017, when Member States of the BIE will vote for the organising country of Specialised Expo 2022/23.