Annual Bulletin

The Bulletin is an annual publication that has been produced by the BIE since 1996. The Bulletin features a selection of articles written by internationally renowned experts selected by the BIE. Each edition focuses on a specific theme or issue arising from International Expos, with the articles offering the reader an insightful and thought-provoking analysis of the issue at stake.

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Detailed list of Bulletins:

2021-2022 World Expos: Architectural Labs

Dimitri S. Kerkentzes
Secretary General of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE)

World Expos and architectonic structures: an intimate relationship
Isaac López César
Professor of Physics and Structures, University of A Coruña, Spain

The conspiracy of Expo pavilions: What lies behind pavilion architecture at Expos?
Yutaka Hikosaka
Architect (JIA), Urbanist, President of Space Incubator Inc., Tokyo, Japan

World Expos as architectural laboratories for structural innovation
Bálint Kádár
Assistant Professor, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary

Beauty or rationality: What drives architectural innovations at World Expos?
Tomasz Krotowski
PhD Eng. Arch., Architecture Institute, Łódź University of Technology, Poland

Expo pavilions: the lasting impact of the ephemeral
Vega Méndez-Navia
PhD Architect, Higher Technical School of Architecture of Madrid (ETSAM), Spain

Demonstrating and questioning the laboratory of progress: Architecture at Expo 1958 Brussels
Rika Devos
Associate Professor in Architecture and Construction History, ULB, Belgium

Strategies against architecture: multisensory environments in temporary exhibition pavilions
Sven Sterken
Professor of Architecture, KU Leuven, Belgium

The architecture of the Space Needle: embodying Space Age aspirations
Knute Berger
Consulting historian, Space Needle

Imagining a city of the future: Architectural experimentation, interdisciplinary collaboration, and debate at Expo 1970 Osaka
William O. Gardner
Professor of Japanese, Swarthmore College, United States

The Vanke Pavilion at Expo 2015 Milan, a true joining of spirits
Studio Libeskind, Architecture studio

Designing Al Wasl, a new urban typology and the beating heart of Expo 2020 Dubai
Alejandro Stochetti
Director of Design, Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture

Flying high: the design of the UAE pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai
Calatrava International, Architects and Engineers

2020 Expos, citizens and social capital

Dimitri S. Kerkentzes
Secretary General of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE)

Expo 2020 Dubai and the quest to sow social capital
Manal Al Bayat
Chief Sales and Marcomms Officer, Expo 2020 Dubai

Civic engagement at Expo 2010 Shanghai
Hong Hao
Chairman of the Board of Directors, World Expo Museum (WEM)
Former Director General, Bureau of Shanghai World Expo Coordination

Expo 2012 Yeosu and collaborative governance in the Republic of Korea
SungWook Choi
Professor of Public Administration, Chonnam National University, Republic of Korea
JungYul Kim
Professor of Urban Administration, Daegu University, Republic of Korea

Volunteering for Expo 2008 Zaragoza: A springboard for lasting civic engagement
María Laguna Marín-Yaseli
Former Department Head of Volunteer Service and Training, Expo 2008 Zaragoza

Post-modern volunteering and Expo 2015 Milan
Maurizio Ambrosini
Professor of Sociology, University of Milan, Italy

Volunteering at Expo 2017 Astana: A driving force for Kazakhstan
Nurgul Alipinova
Former Deputy Director, Marketing, Expo 2017 Astana

Citizen participation in Expo 2005 Aichi
Takashi Honjo
Former Assistant Secretary General, Japan Association for the 2005 World Exposition

The Citizens’ Initiatives Pavilion at Expo 2008 Zaragoza: Inspiring transformative action
Víctor Viñuales Executive Director
ECODES and former member of the Secretariat of the Citizens' Initiatives Pavilion, Expo 2008 Zaragoza
Cristina Castro
Former Operational Coordinator between Expo 2008 Zaragoza and the Citizens’ Initiatives Pavilion

WAKAZO - Youth engagement for Expo 2025 Osaka Kansai
Youth group for Expo 2025 Osaka Kansai

2019 Image of a Nation: Country branding at World Expos

Vicente G. Loscertales
Secretary General of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE)

Public diplomacy through Expos: The nine commandments for Expo pavilions
Nicholas J. Cull
Professor of Public Diplomacy, USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

Experience marketing in building the image of Expo participants
Marcin Gębarowski
Associate Professor, Faculty of Commodity Science and Product Management/Department of Process Management, Cracow University of Economics

Nation branding and World Expos
Jian Wang
Director, USC Center on Public Diplomacy and Associate Professor, USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

The whole is greater than the sum of its parts: Conveying an (inter)national image of World Expos
Silvio Carta
ARB RIBA Architect, Head of Art and Design, University of Hertfordshire

‘A multifaceted diamond’ out of steel: Exhibiting the European Communities at Expo 1967
Anastasia Remes
PhD Researcher, Department of History and Civilization, European University Institute

Nothing but nation building: Promoting Japan’s national image at early Expos
Mayuko Sano
Professor, Kyoto University, Japan

Algeria and the world of Expos: a happy encounter
Mohamed Bensalem
Commissioner General of Algeria’s participation in World Expo 2020 Dubai

National image and the Expo Movement: The experience of Azerbaijan
Anar Alakbarov
Assistant to the First Vice President of the Republic of Azerbaijan

China’s country branding at Expos
Jinzhen Wang
Chief Delegate of China to the BIE and former Vice Chairman of the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT)

Malaysia: The confluence of heritage, diversity and progress
Mohd Azhar bin Hj. Yahaya
Secretary General, Ministry of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment & Climate Change, Commissioner General of Malaysia’s participation in World Expo 2020 Dubai

New Zealand through the lens of Expos 1970-2020
Nicola Garvey
Head of Communications and Stakeholder Engagement, New Zealand’s participation in World Expo 2020 Dubai

Showcasing a rich and diverse nation: Pakistan at Expos
Moin-Ud-Din Ahmad Wani
Delegate of Pakistan to the BIE and Chairman (i) of the Information and Communication Committee

Expos: A nation branding platform for Switzerland
Presence Switzerland
Official Swiss organisation whose aim is to promote the image of Switzerland abroad

The century and a half journey of Thailand's branding at Expos:
Unveiling intriguing stories across the last decade
Kreingkrai Kanjanapokin
Creative Director for the concept and the management of the Thailand brand at Expos in the past decade

2018 Expo Cities - Urban Change

Vicente G. Loscertales
Secretary General of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE)

International Exhibitions and urban design visions
Javier Monclús
Architect, Full Professor of Urbanism, University of Zaragoza, School of Engineering and Architecture (EINA), Department of Architecture

Expos: Temporary events with lasting impacts
Mark Wilson
Professor of Urban and Regional Planning, Michigan State University

Changes in the urban landscape of Expo cities
Lea Petrović Krajnik
Architect, Assistant Professor at the Department of Urban Planning, Spatial Planning and Landscape Architecture, Faculty of Architecture, University of Zagreb

Mega-events, parks and the challenges of urbanisation
Maurice Roche
Emeritus Professor of Sociology, University of Sheffield

Choosing and building upon progress
Henri Simons
Director, Atomium + ADAM [Brussels Design Museum]

The making of a city: How Expo 88 changed Brisbane forever
Andrew Smith
Reader, Department of Planning and Transport, University of Westminster
Judith Mair
Associate Professor, University of Queensland Business School

Urban dynamics created by Expo cities: Searching for new paradigms
Joan Busquets
Architect and Urban Planner, Professor at GSD, Harvard University

Not just “Better City, Better Life”
Creating sustainable urban legacy beyond World Expo 2010 in Shanghai

Yawei Chen
Assistant Professor in Urban Development Management, Department of Management in the Built Environment, Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment, Delft University of Technology

Expo 2017: A springboard for Astana’s urban development
Deputy Head, Astana Center of Urbanism

2017 - Sustainable Innovation and Legacies in Expos of the 21st Century. A World in Common

Vicente G. Loscertales
Secretary General of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE)

PART I – Sustainable Innovations at World Expos

Elements of the new urban planning culture. Designing an Expo as key urban strategy
Professor Joan Busquets
Architect and Urban Planner, Professor at GSD, Harvard University

Sustainable legacy in the planning
Adrian Smith and Gordon Gill
Architects and founders of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture

Sustainable Mega-Events, the Expo “Case Study”: an innovative strategy to sustainability
Gloria Zavatta
Sustainability Manager, Expo 2015 Milan

Transport modes of people and goods at Expo 2005 Aichi, Japan and their features
Toshio Nakamura
Former Secretary General, Japan Association for Expo 2005

Expo 2020 Dubai’s Sustainability Pavilion
Sir Nicholas Grimshaw, Chairman, Grimshaw
Andrew Whalley, Deputy Chairman, Grimshaw
Dr. Robert Cooke, Associate Director, BuroHappold
John Meimbach, Research Manager, Grimshaw

PART II – Intangible and Sustainable Legacies

Sowing the seed for change
H.E. Reem Al Hashimy
UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and Director General, Expo 2020 Dubai Bureau

From Expo 2010 Shanghai to World Cities Day
Dr. Cheng Jian
Shanghai Coordination Center of the World Cities Day

Theme and Expos in the 21st Century: the legacy of Expo 2008 Zaragoza
H.E. Eduardo Lopez Busquets
Former Deputy Commissioner, Expo 2008 Zaragoza

Expo 2005 Aichi: Its legacy and the launch of the “global citizens” movement with the aim to build a sustainable global community
Shohei Fukui
Vice Chairman of the Event Society, Former Chief Producer in charge of planning and promotion, Expo 2005 Aichi

2016 - 21st century. Design after Design

Vicente G. Loscertales
Secretary General of the BIE

XX1 Triennale. 21st Century. Design After Design
Claudio de Albertis
President of the Foundation La Triennale di Milano

My Triennale
Clarice Pecori Giraldi
Vice President of the Foundation La Triennale di Milano

Behind XX1T : The definition of its title and themes
Pierluigi Nicolin
Architect Full Professor of different disciplines at Politecnico di Milano

The XX1 Triennale
Arturo Dell’Acqua Bellavitis
President of the Triennale Design Museum
Architect, Full Professor of Design at Politecnico di Milano

International Participants – The Design Project
Alessandro Colombo
Architect, Professor of Exhibit Design at Politecnico di Milano

Triennali and XX1T: the seismographs of the design scene
Matteo Vercelloni
Professor of History of Design at the Politecnico di Milano

New prehistory – 100 verbs
Kenya Hara
Designer, Professor at Musashino Art University,
President of Nippon Design Center Inc., Art Director of MUJI

From new prehistory to the multiethnic society
Andrea Branzi
Theoretician, Architect, Designer

Infinite Present, Epiphanies of the feminine in Italian
Silvana Annicchiarico
Director of the Triennale Design Museum

New Craft
Stefano Micelli
Professor of International Management at the Venice
Ca’ Foscari University Director of TeDIS Research Center at Venice International University

Architecture as Art
Nina Bassoli, Gaïa Piccarolo
Architects and Curators of the Architecture as Art
Exhibition and catalogue

Material and technique, process and pattern in contemporary architecture and design – Marginalia for the Sempering exhibition
Valentina Aurricchio
Designer, PhD, in Design and Lecturer at Politecnico di Milano

Luisa Collina
Architect, Full Professor in Design and Dean of the
Design School of Politecnico di Milano

Simona Galateo
Architect, PhD candidate, Department of Architecture and Urban Studies at Politecnico di Milano

Cino Zucchi
Architect and Curators of the Architecture as Art
Exhibition and catalogue

A Hundred and Fifty Questions (Plus One) about the
Future of Design
Giorgio Camuffo
Professor of Visual Communication at the Free University of Bolzano
Art Director of the XX1 Triennale

2014/2015 Connecter les esprits, construire le Futur - Connecting minds, creating the Future

Vicente G. Loscertales
Secretary General of the BIE

Connecting minds : A journey together to tomorrow
His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum
President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline &Group, and Chairman of the Expo 2020 Dubai Higher Preparatory Committee

Connecting Minds, Creating the Future
Sean Cleary
Chairman of Strategic Concepts Ltd, Executive Vice-Chair of the Future World Foundation, Managing Director of the Centre for Advanced Governance

Three Revolutions in Innovation
Geoff Mulgan
Chief Executive of National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts (Nesta)

The Dubai World Expo : Connecting the World through Public Diplomacy
Professor Jay Wang
Associate Professor at USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism and Director of the USD Centre on Public Diplomacy at the Annenberg University

An Eye for Opportunities
His Excellency Abdullah Nasser Lootah
Secretary General of the Emirates Competitiveness Council (ECC)

Knowledge and Human (Happiness) Development Authority : learning, connecting, taking notice, being active, giving
Dr ; Abdulla Karam
Chairman of the Board of Directors and Director General of the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA)

The UAE Agency and Innovation in the Space Sector
Dr. Mohammed Nasser Al Ahbabi
Director General of the UAE Space Agency

On the road to innovation
Reem Al Marzouqi
Architectural Engineer

Empowered through Solar Power
Hans Tholstrup
President of the International Solar Car Federation (ISF)

Sustainability, the way forward for Future Generations
Her Excellency Razan Khalifa Al Mubarak
Secretary General of the Environment gency-Abu Dhabi (EAD)

UAE’s Continuing March towards innovation with Expo 2020 Dubai and Masdar Institute
Dr. Fred Moavenzadeh
President of the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology

Bringing the Theme to Life ; connecting Minds, Creating the Future through the Expo 2020 Dubai Master Plan
His Excellency Helal Al Marri
Director General of Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM and CEO of Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC)

Expo 2020 Dubai : Waxing of the Arab Crescent
Dr. Hayat Shamsuddin
Director of Culture EXPO 2020

Building cities of the Future
His Excellency Mohammed Alabbar
Higher Committee Member for Expo 2020 Dubai and Founder and Chairman of Emaar Properties PJSC

Harnessing the Power of Dubai, its People and Connections
Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy
UAE Minister of State, Director General of the Bureau Expo 2020 Dubai and Board Representative of the EXPO 2020 Dubai Higher Preparatory Committee

2013 Energie du Futur - Future Energy

Vicente G. Loscertales
Secretary General of the BIE

Future energy as an element of the Strategy « Kazakhstan – 2050 »
Nurlan Kapparov
Minister of Environment and Water Resources of Kazakhstan

The importance of future energy and on the necessity to address this theme in Expos
Talgat Yermegiyayev
Chairman of EXPO 2017 Astana

Expo 2017 : Future Energy
Gerd Leipold
Former Executive Director of Greenpeace International

Renewable Energy : a key solution to the multiple systemic risks in Energy Markets
Jeremy Leggett
Founder of Solar Century Aid

Le Projet Solar Impulse
Bertrand Piccard
Aéronaute, aviateur, Médecin-Psychiatre, Conférencier

What the world could say about future energy in 2017
Stephen Stec
Central European University, UNEP, UNECE, OSCE, OECD and European Commission Consultant

EXPO – 2017 : How to present « New physics » Energy to the World ?
Sergei Ivlev
Science and innovation Director « Coalition for « green » economy and g-global Development »

2011/2012 Nourrir la Planète, Energie pour la vie - Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life

Vicente González Loscertales
Secrétaire Général du BIE

Expo 2015 and the Civil Society: the Path for the focus
Aldo Bonomi
Founder of the Consortium Aaster and columnist for the Italian daily newspaper “Il sole 24 Ore”

The Cluster : an Innovative Model of Participation
Filippo Ciantia
Developing Countries Participation & International Projects, International affairs Dpt. Expo 2015 Company

Milo Cilloni
Expo 2015 Company Collaborator

The Theme areas of Expo Milano 2015
Matteo Gatto
Thematic Spaces Director, Expo 2015 Company

My « Giants » for Expo Milano 2015
Dante Ferretti
Italian Set Designer, Winner of three Academy Awards and Curator of the Sets for the Main Avenues of the Expo Milano 2015 Site

Expo On Tour : Expo 2015 Communication, Virtual and Physical
Marco Pogliani
Communication Specialist for Expo Milano 2015

The Pavilion Zero
Davide Rampello
Artistic Director of Padiglione Zero at Expo Milano 2015

Expo Milano 2015 and Sustainability
Gloria Zavatta
Partners’ Development Sustainability Leader, Marketing Dpt. Expo 2015 Company

Expo Milano 2015 : A Really Innovative Exposition
Valerio Zingarelli
Technologies Director, Expo 2015 Company

The City Operations Plan of the Municipality of Milan
Gianni Confalonieri
Director of the Technical Secretariat of the Special Commissioner of the Italian Government for Expo Milano 2015

Chapter taken from his book « Expo. Universal Expositions from London 1851 to Rome 1942 »
Sandro Fusina
Journalist for the Italian daily Newspaper « Il Foglio »

Introduction & a chapter from «Stories of Food, Stories of Life»
Aimo Moroni, Chef

Paolo Marchi
Journalist & creator of the International Chef Congress « Identità golose »

Bitter Earth - A chapter from «Stories of Food, Stories of Life»
Antonio Scurati

Feeding Milan – History and landscape of feeding the city
Lucia Bisi
Author of « Nutrire Milano. Storia e paesaggio dell’alimentazione in città »

The Waters of the Navigli
(from« Nutrire Milano. Storia e paesaggio dell’alimentazione in città »)

A Manifesto Against the Tyrany of Waste
Ermanno Olmi
Director (Interview published by he « Corriere della Sera » June 17th 2012 by Giangiacomo Schiavi

2010/2011 Pour des côtes et des océans vivants : diversité des ressources et activités durables - The Living Ocean and Coast : Diversity of Resources and Sustainable Activities

Vicente González Loscertales
Secretary General of the BIE

The importance of the Oceans and Coastal Regions and the Expo 2012 Yeosu, Korea
Junk-Keuk Kang, Ph.D.
President, Korea Ocean Research & Development Institute

Living Oceans
Carl-Christian Schmidt
Head Fisheries Policies Division, OECD Paris

Vers une gouvernance renouvelée pour la gestion intégrée des mers et des littoraux
Yves Henocque
Nature & Société, DP2S, IFREMER

The importance of Healthy Oceans to the Future of Society
Nicole Glineur
Program Manager GEF (Global Environment Fund)

“Pour des côtes et des océans vivants: diversité des ressources et des activités durables” – Pour une politique durable de la planète Mer
Philippe Valette
Directeur Général de NAUSICAA, Co-Président du Réseau Océan Mondial

Christine Causse
Conseillère scientifique de NAUSICAA

Features of Expo 2012 Yeosu Korea: its Theme and Vision
Kim Keun-SOO
Secretary General Organizing Committee for Expo 2012 Yeosu Korea

Green Revolution for the Living Ocean and Coast – Expo 2012 Yeosu
Dr. Seoung-Yong Hong
Chairman, Green Growth Ocean Forum, Korea

Dr. Chang-Hoon Shin
Senior Research Fellow, Green Grwth Ocean Forum

The Living Ocean and Coasts : Trends and conservation of marine biodiversity
Luis Valdés
Head of Ocean Sciences of IOC-UNESCO

Luciano Fonseca
Program Specialist, IOC-UNESCO

Wendy Watson-Wright
Executive Secretary of IOC-UNESCO

Ensuring a Living Ocean and Coast through Industry Leadership in Corporate Ocean Responsibility
Paul Holthus, Executive Director
World Ocean Council

2009 Expos et économie verte, économie bleue - Expos and Green Economy, Blue Economy

Vicente González Loscertales
Secrétaire Général du BIE

Les multiples visages de l’économie de l’eau
Antoine Frérot
Directeur Général de Veolia Environnement

Building a sustainable Global Green-Blue Economy – How Expos can contribute.
Patricia Faulhaber
Writer and Consultant

Expo Milano, between green and blue
Adriano Gasperi
Theme Development Department Expo 2015 S.p.A. – Milan Secretary General Scientific Committee

Green Growth, Blue Economy and Expo 2012 Yeosu Korea
Amb. Kim Il-Soo
Director General for External Cooperation Organizing Committee for Expo 2012 Yeosu Korea

Croissance verte, économie bleue, place à l’hydropolitique
Loïc Fauchon
Président du Conseil Mondial de l’Eau

Climate change and the Rising importance of the Blue Economy
Dipankar Dey, Ph.D.
Associate Dean (Research), IBS, Kolkata, India

Pour une économie supportable et désirable
Les Villes : un territoire propice à l’économie verte ?
La Ville : un incubateur de l’économie verte ?
Bruno Genty
Gaël Virlouvet
et Camille Lecomte
Mission économique de France Nature Environnement

Showcase Low-Carbon Economy & Deepen Expo Theme
Zhou Hanmin
Vice Director of the Executive Committee of Expo 2010 Shanghai China, Vice Chairman of CPPCC Shanghai Committee, Member of the Standing Committee of CPPCC National Committee

2008 Le Legs intellectuel des Expos, La Tribune de l’Eau, EXPO 2008 ZARAGOZA - The Intellectual legacy of Expos, The Water Tribune, EXPO 2008 ZARAGOZA

Vicente González Loscertales
Secrétaire Général du BIE

Expoagua Zaragoza 2008 and its Water Tribune
Roque Gistau
Président Expoagua Zaragoza 2008 S.A.

The Legacy of the 2008 Zaragoza Exposition
Antonio Garrigues Walker
Chairman of Garrigues Law Firm

David Sanz
Associate of the Garrigues Law Firm

L’héritage immatériel d'une EXPO : de Zaragoza 2008 à Milano 2015
Prof. Roberto Schmid
Président du Comité Scientifique d’EXPO MILANO 2015

A Brief Summary of the Four Pillars of the Third Industrial Revolution
Jeremy Rifkin
Advisor to the European Union and to several European heads of state, President of the Foundation on Economic Trends in the United States.

The Legacy of Expo Zaragoza
Domingo Jimenez-Beltran
Catedratico Profesor Universidad Complutense

Water Tribune
Dalvino Troccoli Franca
Director, Agencia Nacional de Aguas – ANA (National Water Agency)

Maria Cristina de Sá Matos Brito
Specialist in Water Resources (ANA)

Flávio Tröger
Specialist in Water Resources (ANA)

The Water Tribune and The Intellectual Legacies of World Expositions
Prof. Zhou Hanmin
Vice Chairman, Shanghai Committee of Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, Chinese Delegate to the BIE, and Deputy Director of the Executive Committee of Expo 2010 Shanghai China

Intellectual Legacy of Expo 2012 Yeosu Korea
Ambassador Kim Il-Soo
Director General for External Cooperation Organizing Committee for Expo 2012 Yeosu Korea

2007 Expos & Qualité de vie – Principes et Meilleures Pratiques Expos & Quality of Life – Principles and Best Practices

Vicente González Loscertales
Secrétaire Général du BIE

Siemens and Expo, the partnership with tradition and future.
Siemens Ltd., China

La Démocratie à la recherche de la cité future
Jordi Borja,
Professeur à l’Universitat Oberta de Catalunya

A personal experience of the Expo
Rinio Bruttomesso,
Director, International Centre Cities on Water, Venice Universal and particular,

The Water Tribune – Expo Zaragoza 2008. A considerable step forward in improving the prevailing exhibitions model
Eduardo Mestre,
Director of the Water Tribune

Expo Milan 2015 et la Qualité de vie
Roberto Daneo,
Directeur du Comitato di Candidatura EXPO MILANO 2015

Comte après Saint-simon, très exactement
Olivier Gangnard,

American cities and U.S. representation at EXPO 2010 IN SHANGHAI
Phillip WD Martin,
Executive Producer, Lifted Veils Productions

Urban Best Practices Area: A Pilot Project of
Expo 2010 Shanghai China
Prof. Zhou Hanmin,
Chinese Delegate to the BIE,
Deputy Director General, Bureau of Shanghai World Expo Coordination

2006 Innovation and Education in Expos - Innovation et Education dans les Expos

75th Anniversary of the BIE / 75ème Anniversaire du BIE
Volker Barth (éd.)

Vicente González Loscertales

Volker Barth

Edification and Pleasure at International Expositions, 1851-2005
Anthony Swift

Technique, politique et spectacle: L’ascenseur hydraulique de M. Édoux
Volker Barth

Fighting a Peaceful War: Japan at World Exhibitions in the 1860s and 1870s
Daniel Hedinger

Attention and Spectatorship: Educational Exhibits at the Panama-Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco 1915
Noah W. Sobe

L’éducatif et le mercantile: La convention de 1928, les expositions et les foires
Brigitte Schroeder-Gudehus

Exhibiting the Revolutionary School: Mexico in Sevilla’s Ibero-American Exhibition, 1929
Carlos Martínez Valle & Eugenia Roldán Vera

Bruxelles, 1958 : La Lanterne magique, un exemple d’innovation audiovisuelle à but éducatif
Daniela Bambasova

Innovations in the Sustainability of the Built Environment at Lisbon 1998: New Motifs in Educational and Entertainment Programming
Laura Huntoon


Innovation & Education of EXPO2005 Aichi, Japan
Toshio Nakamura

Expo Zaragoza 2008: Un verger de connaissance et d’innovation
Jeronimo Blasco Jauregui

Education and Innovation of Expo 2010 Shanghai China
Hanmin Zhou

About the authors

2005 Expo Forum Aichi 2005 – Shanghai 2010 – BIE

M. Vicente González Loscertales
Secrétaire Général du Bureau International des Expositions

World Expos facing sustainable development
Mr. Luo Gaolai
Deputy Director General of Foreign Economic Cooperation Office (FECO), Tate Environmental Protection Administration (SEPA)

Mr. Domíngo Jiménez Beltrán
Director of the Spanish Observatory for Sustainability, Former Director General of the European Environment Agency

Mr. Ryozo Hayashi
Professor of the Graduate School of Public Diplomacy, Tokyo University

Mr. Jim Frederick
Senior Editor and Tokyo Bureau Chief for TIME Magazine

World Expos enhancing cooperation for sustainable development
Mr. Kim Klastrup
Group Senior Vice-President of Grungfos Management A/S

Mr. Anton Spierenburg
Technical Advisor for the Environmentof the Council of Europe Development Bank

Mr. Richard Wooldridge
President and COO of the International Herald Tribune

Mr. Osamu Watanabe
Chairman and CEO of the Japan External Trade Organisation, JETRO

Mr. Liu Guoshen
Vice Chairman of Baosteel Corporation

World Expos improving models for sustainable city life
Mr. Pieter van Wesemael
Researcher, Architect, Urban planner, Partner in de Arkitekten Cie. Research and Development, Amsterdam

Mrs. Outi Honkatuki,
Senior Economist, OECD

Mr. Mats Andersson
Senior Urban Management Specialist, Urban Development Sector Unit, The World Bank, Washington, D.C., USA

Mr. Shinji Fukukawa
Former Vice Minister, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Chief Pavilion Director, Global House of Japan Association for the 2005 World Exposition

Mr. Zhu Dajian
Professor and Head of Department of Management Science and Engineering and Director of research Centre for Sustainable Development and Public Policy at Tongji University, Shanghai

2003/2004 75ème anniversaire de la Convention de Paris

Les Origines de la Convention
Maurice Isaac
premier Directeur du Bureau International des Expositions (Texte de 1936)

Le Bureau International des Expositions, ses pouvoirs en ce qui concerne les modalités d’application de la Convention du 22 novembre 1928 » 1937
M. A. De Geouffre de la Pradelle
Professeur de droit à la Faculté de Droit de Paris et directeur de l’Institut des Hautes Etudes Internationales

52 ans de Convention
M. Charles Piat
Délégué de la France auprès du BIE, (Texte de 1983)

La crise des années 80
M. Marcel Galopin
Ancien membre de la Délégation française auprès du BIE (Texte de 2004)

Epilogue : « Les Expositions Internationales au XXIème siècle »
M. Vicente González Loscertales
Secrétaire Général du Bureau International des Expositions

2002 Les Expositions Internationales et les medias

Colloque organisé à Bienne (Suisse) les 16-17-18 octobre 2002

Nelly Wenger
Directrice Expo.02

Gilles Noghès
Président du BIE

Hans Stöckli
Maire de la Ville de Bienne

Lena Hraoui
Présidente de la Commission de l’Information du BIE.

La Communication pour Expo.02
Tony Burgener
Chef de l’information et des relations publiques Expo.02 « La stratégie de communication pour Expo.02 »

Le concept de communication de la ville de Bienne
Hans Stöckli
Maire de la Ville de Bienne «

Le témoignage d’un journaliste
Olivier Cajeux
Journaliste, Producteur de « 02 à la Une »

Communication for Expo Aichi 2005, Japan
Mari Christine
Public relations Producer Expo Aichi 2005

Promotion Plan for Expo 2010 Shanghai, China
Prof. Hanmin Zhou
Délégué de la Chine auprès du BIE

Communication Plan for Expo 2010 Yeosu, Korea
Prof. Chang-Sup Choi
Professor Department of Mass Communication,

Communication Plan for Expo 2010 Queretaro, Mexico
Alejandro Garnica
Directeur de la Communication Expo 2010,

Communication plan for Expo 2010 Wroclaw, Poland
M. Tomasz Ossowicz
Directeur du Bureau du plan de développement de Wroclaw

Communication Plan for Expo 2010 Moscow, Russia
Marlen Akopov
Directeur Expo 2010 Moscou

Svyatoslav Kocharava
Executive director of Maxima Communications Group, “

Les Groupes de Travail / Working Goup

Groupe I
Vers une politique de communication commune pour les expositions internationales /Towards a common communication Policy for international exhibitions
Patrick Esmonde-White
Directeur du Patrimoine Canadien, Président du Groupe de Travail I

Groupe II
La communication du pays organisateur sur le plan international et national, avant, pendant et après l’exposition /The communication of the organising country on an international and national level before, during and after the exhibition
M. Ole Philipson
Président d’honneur du BIE, Président du Groupe de Travail II

Groupe III
La communication des pays participants sur le plan international et national, avant, pendant et après l’exposition / The communication of the participating countries on an international and national level before, during and after the exhibition
M. Werner Sutter
Directeur du Pavillon de la Suisse à Expo Hannover 2000, délégué de la Suisse auprès du BIE, Président du Groupe de Travail III

2001 Identité et universalité - Identity and universality

An Introduction,
Volker Barth

The Own
Fair women’s worlds: Feminism and World’s Fair 1876-1908,
Martha Sear

A force for Urbanism and National Identity: the evolution and impact of the nineteenth-century Australian international exhibition,
Kristen Orr

Savage in Saint-Louis : Imperial Identities at the 1904 World’s Fair
Chris Vaughan

The Other
Saint-Louis. Argentina onstage
Marta Penhos
Japan in Paris, 1867, Angus Lockyer

Musiques exotiques aux Expositions Universelles de Paris en 1889 et 1900,
Beat Föllmi

The Universal
« The indebtedness to the inventive genius » : Global Expositions and the Development of an International Patent Protection
Magit Seckelmann

From the Temple of Industry to Olympic Arena – The Exhibition Tradition of the Olympic Games,
Walter Borgers

Competition and Cosmopolitanism : Exhibition and the Liberalisation of International Commerce,
John Davis

World’s Fairs and their Seven Daily Sins: An Epilogue,
Mauricio Tenorio-Trillo

2000 Le legs des expositions internationales

Colloque organisé à Hanovre le 29 octobre 2000

Ouverture du colloque
Gilles Noghès, Président du BIE

Yves Jasmin,
Directeur des relations publiques, du Marketing et de la Communication de Expo’67 Montréal

OSAKA 1970
Shinji Fukukawa,
Directeur Général de l’Institut Dentsu pour les Etudes Humaines et conseiller de la Dentsu CO, LTD.

Rod Cameron
Président de Criterion Communications et Directeur des affaires publiques à Expo’86

Manuel Marchena
Vice-président de Cartuja’93

Kurt Grotsch
Conseiller du Bureau Stratégique Séville 2010

Le Legs de Lisboa’98 – Sondage d’opinion sur EXPO’98, Parque das Nacoes et Parque EXPO’98
João Paulo Velez,
Directeur de la Communication de la Société PARQUE EXPO’98

Herbert Schmalstieg
Maire de Hanovre

Arno Brandt
Directeur du département des Sciences Economiques de la Norddeutsche Landesbank à Hanovre

AICHI 2005
Kazuhiko Takeuchi
Professeur du Laboratoire Paysage, Ecologie et Planification de l’Université de Tokyo - Aïchi 2005

Vicente González Loscertales
Secrétaire Général du BI,

Déclaration des Villes et Régions Hôtes d’Expositions Internationales

Hannover 2000 - un an avant

La région de Hanovre comme lieu d’accueil de l’Expo 2000 : Effets économiques
Source : NORD/LB, KGH

L’Impact économique de l’Expo 2000 Hanovre. La première exposition Mondiale à avoir lieu en Allemagne
Norbert Bargmann
Commissaire Général Adjoint de l’Expo 2000.

Le Site de l’Expo,
Hubertus von Bothmer
Directeur de la Planification et de la Construction de l’Expo

Y-a-t-il quelque chose de plus excitant que l’Avenir ?
Matthias Ginsberg
Directeur de la communication

La rencontre des Mondes – Programme culturel et évènements à l’Expo 2000
Tom Stromberg
Directeur du programme culturel et évènementiel de l’Expo 2000

1999 Lisbonne 1998 un an après

Lisbonne: de l’Expo’98 au Parc des Nations
Antonio Mega Ferreira et Joao Paulo Velez

L’Expo de Lisbonne : Evaluation basée sur les facteurs stratégiques
Manuela Sarmento

Expo’98 Lisbonne « Impacts sur l’industrie hôtelière
Manuela Sarmento

1998 Evaluation de l’Impact Macro-économique et sectoriel de Lisboa’98 au cours de la période 1994-1998. Les expositions internationales comme catalyseur de développement Colloque du 29 septembre 1998 Lisboa’98

M. José Torres Campos
Commissaire Général de l’Expo’98

M. Sekfali
Commissaire Général de l’Algérie à Expo’98

M. Roberts
Commissaire Général du Canada à Expo’98

Bernard Testu
Commissaire Général de la France à Expo’98

M. Magaia
Commissaire Général Adjoint du Mozambique à Expo’98

M. Morgado
Directeur des relations extérieures de l’Expo’98

Norbert Bargmann
Commissaire Général Adjoint de l’Allemagne à Expo’98

Directeur des Expositions au Ministère du Commerce International et de l’Industrie du Japon

Ove Torsheim
Directeur Général Adjoint du Département des Affaires Commerciales de Norvège

M. Paisana
Commission de l’Union Européenne

1997 Le Site

Le site de la Cartuja cinq ans après Expo’92
Ginés Aparicio Soto
Ancien Directeur des Projets et de la Construction

Lisbonne, le fleuve et la rénovation urbaine
Manuel Salgado
Architecte de l’Expo’98

Expo 2000 Hanovre – Le site de l’Exposition
Hubertus von Bothmer
Directeur du département Conception et Construction Hannover 2000

Le Plan Directeur de l’Exposition Internationale de Aïchi 2005
Nirihiko Dan
Architecte participant

1996 Le Thème des Expositions

Le message du Président de la Commission de l’Information
Istvan Kovacs
Vice-président du BIE,

Un témoignage de valeur
Patrick Reid

Le thème, son contenu et les expositions contemporaines
Emilio Cassinello

Les Expositions Internationales : la valeur d’un theme
Antonio Mega Ferreira

Un exposé de l’Exposition Universelle de Hanovre 2000
Birgit Breuel

Le regard d’une entreprise participante sur les Expositions Internationales
Guy de Panafieu
Vice-Président Directeur Général du Groupe Lyonnaise des Eaux

Le renforcement du thème : un remède majeur contre la dérive des Expositions Internationales
Marcel Galopin

Les pavillons thématiques à l’Exposition Internationale de Lisbonne 1998

Un exemple de mise en œuvre du thème dans le cadre de Expo 2000 Hannover
Règlement Spécial n°1

Le Service de Documentation du BIE: le rôle du Bulletin
Vicente González Loscertales
Secrétaire Général du BIE