Astana EXPO-2017 NC’s delegation took part in the forum for development and international cooperation themed around “Innovations, Cooperation and Development - World Expo towards the Future” in Shanghai (PRC).
The national company presented to forum participants its concept of post-exhibition use of EXPO facilities and creation of the capital city’s new business center in the EXPO territory, which includes global projects such as Astana International Financial Center, Astana-Hub International IT Technopark, IT University , International Center for Green Technologies and Investment Projects, Business Center, etc.
Furthermore, as part of the forum Astana EXPO 2017 opened its exposition themed “Energy of the Future” with the participation of the Secretary General of the International Exhibition Bureau (BIE), Vicente G. Loscertales, Chairman of the World EXPO Museum’s Board of Directors, Hong Hao, and representatives of the Chinese business community.
As V. Loscertales noted, the EXPO-2017 exposition will be transferred in March 2019 to the World EXPO Museum’s collection and become part of a permanent exhibition, where visitors will be able to see more than three thousand exhibits representing a rich variety of scientific, technical and cultural achievements of the world community.
The Energy of the Future exposition consists of four thematic zones: Beautiful Astana, Energy of the Future, Energy Focus, Journey of Light and Shadow, which represent projects in the field of alternative energy, energy and resource saving technologies, presented by participating states at EXPO-2017 hosted by Astana.