The Expo 2023 USA-Minnesota bid is supported by numerous partners, including the U.S. Department of State. Today, the U.S. Department of State Official Blog published a piece by Jim Core, the Director of the U.S. Department of State’s International Expositions Unit in the Office of the Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs , titled Bringing World’s Fairs Back to the United States!
“Expo 2023 will be a great opportunity for countries to come and share their best practices and innovations in the fields of health and wellness, and to gain exposure to the world’s largest economy. Domestically, this will this be a chance for Americans to experience a unique global event, and the Expo will support an estimated 22,000 jobs and attract twelve million visitors – including 250,000 from abroad. Also, every expo has a lasting legacy and cultural impact; we can only imagine the types of inventions and landmarks that will be unveiled in 2023 and become part of our collective memory.”
Click here to read the blog post in its entirety, which includes more history and details of the Expo 2023 USA-Minnesota bid.