As a part of an ongoing outreach marketing campaign to generate assist for the UAE’s bid to host the 2020 World Expo in Dubai, the Expo crew this week opened an informational kiosk on the campus of The British College in Dubai (BUiD). This kiosk, which gives guests key insights into the UAE’s Expo bid, is designed to encourage college students and college to participate within the nation’s marketing campaign to win the correct to welcome the world on the eve of the UAE’s fiftieth anniversary.

This initiative at BUiD follows comparable programmes just lately launched on the American College in Dubai, the Canadian College in Dubai, the College of Wollongong in Dubai and Zayed College. These occasions are a part of a unbroken sequence of outreach initiatives designed to boost nationwide consciousness of the nation’s Expo bid amongst various communities, together with younger individuals.


All through the daylong outreach programme, the Expo crew highlighted how internet hosting the Expo would create new alternatives for younger individuals to assume, discover and join with the worldwide neighborhood whereas studying first-hand about revolutionary options to the world’s largest challenges.

Professor Abdullah Alshamsi , BUiD’s Vice Chancellor, mentioned “The British College in Dubai could be very happy to be supporting the UAE’s bid to host the 2020 World Expo in Dubai. Since this occasion is a world occasion which conforms with the strategic plan of the federal government of Dubai and UAE, and as Dubai is a world hub for world commerce and financial exercise, we’re assured of success because of the extremely developed and built-in city infrastructure already in place in Dubai and its world class administration.”

The Expo crew additionally inspired the tutorial neighborhood throughout the nation to hitch the marketing campaign, commenting that these ongoing outreach initiatives are key to elevating consciousness amongst college students and strengthening the UAE’s Expo bid.

Dubai, UAE, is competing towards 4 different candidate cities bidding to host the 2020 World Expo, together with Ayutthaya (Thailand); Ekaterinburg (Russia); Izmir (Turkey); and Sao Paulo (Brazil).

The profitable metropolis might be introduced in November 2013 following a vote by the 161 member nations of the Bureau Worldwide des Expositions – the worldwide physique accountable for overseeing the bidding, choice and organisation of World Expos.