World Expo 2025

Member States of the BIE elected Japan as the host country of World Expo 2025 during the 164th General Assembly of the BIE on 23 November 2018. Expo 2025 will take place in Osaka under the theme “Designing Future Society for Our Lives”.

World Expos, known officially as International Registered Exhibitions, are organised every five years. Their themes are designed to raise awareness of and find responses to universal challenges of our time. The next World Expo will take place in Dubai (UAE) between 20 October 2020 and 10 April 2021 under the theme “Connecting Minds, Creating the Future”.

Japan
Russia
Azerbaijan

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Japan’s bid is for a World Expo in the city of Osaka between 3 May and 3 November 2025 under the theme “Designing Future Society for Our Lives”.

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Russia’s bid is for a World Expo in the city of Ekaterinburg between 2 May and 2 November 2025 under the theme “Changing the World: Innovations and Better Life for Future Generations”.

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Azerbaijan’s bid is for a World Expo in the city of Baku between 10 May and 10 November 2025 under the theme “Developing human capital, building a better future”.

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