Entries by Nick

Expo 2023 USA-Minnesota Site Announcement

The Minnesota World’s Fair Bid Committee is thrilled to announce its site partners for Expo 2023 USA-Minnesota: The City of Bloomington and Mall of America. These public-private partners control the land that will serve as the location for Expo 2023 USA-Minnesota, expected to take place May 13 to August 13, 2023 with the theme “Healthy […]

Minnesotan Vera Swanson serves as Student Ambassador to Expo 2017

Expo 2017 in Astana, Kazakhstan, opened its doors on June 10, 2017 and will close on September 10. The Expo, known as World’s Fairs in the US, has the theme of “Future Energy” and is focused on green technologies, sustainable development and energy for all. Over 100 countries and international organizations have participated and an […]

United States’ Expo Bid Named a Finalist

Yesterday in Paris, the General Assembly of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) voted to make the United States a finalist to host a World’s Fair (“Expo”) in 2023. The United States/Minnesota, Argentina/Buenos Aires and Poland/Lodz will continue to promote their respective Expo projects until the 162nd General Assembly of the BIE in November 2017, […]

U.S. Takes Important Step Toward Hosting an Expo in 2023

Today Congress passed the United States Wants to Compete for a World Expo Act (H.R. 534), a measure that formally authorizes the U.S. Secretary of State to take the appropriate measures to ensure that the United States rejoins the Bureau of International Expositions (the official sanctioning body of World’s Fairs or “Expos.”) When the process […]