- The brand new metropolis is a perfect world vacation spot for residing, enterprise and innovation
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, introduced the opening of Expo Metropolis Dubai, this coming October 2022. The brand new metropolis is a perfect good and futuristic vacation spot for enterprise and innovation, pushed by sustainability, innovation, training and leisure.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid stated: “Brothers and Sisters… after the historic success of Expo 2020 Dubai, which was visited by greater than 24 million guests, and which left an indelible mark within the 170-year historical past of World Expositions… At present we announce the transformation of the exhibition website into Expo Metropolis Dubai, a metropolis that represents probably the most stunning ambitions of Dubai.
Expo Metropolis Dubai will probably be an environmentally-friendly metropolis, one pleasant to households, to the economic system, and to future generations. A metropolis linked to a port and two airports, and in addition to stunning recollections within the hearts and minds of tens of millions of individuals. A metropolis by which the magic of Expo will reside on: Al Wasl will proceed to shine, the waterfall will proceed to please, and the UAE, Alif and Terra pavilions will proceed to fascinate guests of all ages.
This new metropolis will probably be residence to a rare new museum, a world-class exhibition centre, and the headquarters of leading edge and fast-growing corporations. It can proceed to host the pavilions of Saudi Arabia, Morocco, Egypt, and others. It will likely be a metropolis that embodies the desires of each metropolis, and one which continues to carry pleasure to our kids, our households, and all these we love.”
Expo Metropolis Dubai – the legacy plan of Expo 2020 Dubai and a part of the Dubai 2040 City Grasp Plan – builds on the momentum and resounding success of the six-month World Expo to create an environmentally-friendly, tech-enabled metropolis of the long run. Opening 1 October 2022, it can characteristic quite a few Expo 2020 Dubai’s flagship pavilions, leisure and expertise choices, whereas additionally carrying ahead the occasion’s magic, power and pleasure.
With an array of numerous points of interest, the excellent metropolis will characteristic places of work, leisure amenities, meals and leisure venues, sports activities amenities and a mall. It will likely be reachable by the Dubai Metro and also will home the world-class Dubai Exhibition Centre (DEC), a sought-after venue that hosted a spread of world summits, conferences and concert events throughout Expo 2020 Dubai, DEC will proceed to host a spread of conferences, occasions and activations.
Three of Expo 2020’s most visited points of interest, the enduring Al Wasl Plaza, the Backyard within the Sky commentary tower and the Surreal water characteristic, will stay. Whereas Alif, the Mobility Pavilion and Terra, the Sustainability Pavilion, will reside on as interactive academic experiences. Later this yr, the Alternative Pavilion will turn out to be the Expo 2020 Dubai Museum – a brand new addition highlighting the historical past and affect of World Expos and celebrating the success of the six-month occasion.
Different points of interest set to remain embody the Girl’s Pavilion, which options feminine change-makers the world over, and the beautiful Imaginative and prescient Pavilion, honouring the imaginative and prescient of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
Guests may also be capable to discover the falcon-inspired UAE Pavilion and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Pavilion. Particulars of a number of different Nation Pavilions – together with reworked variations of Luxembourg, Australia, Pakistan, India, Morocco and Egypt will probably be introduced within the coming months.
Expo Metropolis Dubai will probably be freed from single-use plastic and retain 80% of infrastructure and buildings which have been constructed, together with 123 LEED-certified buildings, epitomising the best ranges of sustainable design, building and operations. It can even be the primary WELL-certified neighborhood within the area, demonstrating the constructed atmosphere’s constructive affect on well being and wellness.
Providing a wealth of alternatives for companies that meet its sustainable targets, Expo Metropolis Dubai is already attracting curiosity from a lot of industrial tenants. It can quickly turn out to be the brand new headquarters of DP World, Siemens, in addition to start-ups and Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).