Bureau of International Expositions

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Name: Bureau of International Expositions
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Belgian Waffles & Falafels: Delicious Memories of the 1964-65 World's Fair.

So how did you spend your summer vacation?If you are of a certain age and can remember the year 1964, your summer vacation time answer to that question no doubt included the New York World's Fair in Flushing Meadows Queens. A $2 admission ($1 for children ... [Published Examiner.com - 20 hours ago]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

HOK-Arup consortium to design Dubai Expo 2020 host venue

A consortium of HOK-Arup has been selected to design the Dubai Expo 2020 host venue at 438 acre Dubai Trade Centre-Jebel Ali.The dedicated, gated 150ha Dubai Expo 2020 area will be surrounded by a residential, hospitality and logistics zone, and will ... [Published Design Build Network - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Dubai's Expo 2020 site 'progressing well'

The next stage in the master-planning of Dubai’s Expo 2020 host venue is progressing well.The work is being undertaken by a consortium made up of HOK and Arup."Expos have been home to some of the world's most landmark structures, from the Crystal Palace ... [Published ConstructionWeekOnline.com - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

2 out of 3

Share this:The high priestess of culture Senator Loren Legarda welcomed and supports Philippine participation in two of three milestone events in Italy  –  the Venice Architecture Biennale (7 June-23 November 2014) and the 56th Venice Biennale (9 May-22 ... [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Don't take the fun out of PH

Like a broken record, this space pleads that the Philippines, which has been in nearly every World Expo since 1962, should not miss Milan Expo 2015.Because 2015 is the year we are hosting both APEC and “Visit the Philippines Year” (VPY), our bean-counters ... [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 24 2014 - 1 reports

Travel Back 50 Years to 1964 New York World's Fair

In 1964, the New York World's Fair opened with radical technologies and dazzling futuristic displays. Fifty-one million visitors descended on Flushing Meadows Park in Queens, N.Y. over two six-month seasons in 1964 and '65 to experience innovations ... [Published Mashable! - Apr 23 2014]

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...Author Robert Caro, who was Robert Moses’s biographer wrote that "Every one of the major religions in America was represented at the Fair, save one, and Jewish leaders were increasingly perturbed by the absence of any representation of their faith (some of them seeming to feel that the Fair was not especially anxious to have any)…" An organization called the Synagogue Council of America, which was dissolved in 1994, had attempted to put up its own exhibition at the Fair but without...
HOK senior vice-president Daniel Hajjar said: "HOK and our consultants, Arup, are pleased to re-engage with this landmark project allowing us to continue on the next chapter and help in the development of a master plan that sets new precedents for hosting a global event of this type."
"Expos have been home to some of the world’s most landmark structures, from the Crystal Palace in London to the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Dubai is committed to building on this tradition and making the entire site an experiential environment that fully embodies the essence of our theme ‘connecting minds, creating the future’" Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State, managing director of the Dubai Expo 2020 Higher Preparatory Committee and director-general of Dubai Expo 2020...
...for the opportunity to host such a massive event will rely greatly on both business organizations as well as non-governmental organizations. "Philosophically, politically and logistically, UAE is already coming together to deliver a World Expo 2020. Pioneer IPM already became one Bid Supporter of World Expo 2020, to be a part of a community realizing this significant event" the representative for the international management consultants concluded

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Belgian Waffles & Falafels: Delicious Memories ... [Published Examiner.com - 20 hours ago]
HOK-Arup consortium to design Dubai Expo 2020 h... [Published Design Build Network - Aug 29 2014]
DUBAI EXPO 2020 SITE "PROGRESSING WELL" [Published Exhibition World.co.uk - Aug 29 2014]
Next Dubai Expo 2020 phase design set to start [Published Khaleej Times - Aug 28 2014]
Dubai Expo 2020 master planning on fast track [Published Trade Arabia - Aug 28 2014]
Master plan for Dubai Expo 2020 on track [Published Emirates247 - Aug 28 2014]
Dubai's Expo 2020 site 'progressing well' [Published ConstructionWeekOnline.com - Aug 27 2014]
Dubai Expo 2020 venue masterplan 'progressing w... [Published Arabian Business - Aug 27 2014]
Next stage design master planning for Dubai Exp... [Published Business Intelligence Middle East - Aug 27 2014]
2 out of 3 [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 24 2014]
Don't take the fun out of PH [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Jul 31 2014]
Travel Back 50 Years to 1964 New York World's Fair [Published Mashable! - Apr 23 2014]
Project Management Firm Pioneer IPM Underscores... [Published PRWeb - Dec 11 2013]
Dubai Wins World Expo 2020 Bid with HOK-Led Mas... [Published PRWeb - Dec 03 2013]
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