The history of World Exposition 1 Introduction of Expo Shanghai 2 Pavilions ,Emblem and Mascot 3
1851 London Britain 1853 New York America 1855 Paris France 1862 London Britain 1867 Paris France 1873 Vienna Austria 1876 Philadelphia America 1878 Paris France 1889 Paris France 1893 Chicago America 1900 Paris France 1904 St. Louis America 1915 San Francisco America 1915 Panama Panama 1926 Philadelphia America 1930 Liege Belgium 1933-1934 Chicago America 1935 Brussel Belgium 1937 Paris France 1939-1940 New York America 1958 Brussels Belgium 1962 Seattle America 1964-1965 New York America 1970 Osaka Japan 1982 Knoxville America 1984 New Orleans America 1986 Vancouver Canada 1990 Osaka Japan 1992 Sevilla Spain 1992 Genova Italy 1993 Taehung Korea 1998 Lisbon Portugal 2000 Hannover Germany 2005 Aichi Japan 2010 Shanghai China The host cities of the past years come back
Introduction of Expo Shanghai Duration: May 1 – October 31, 2010. Theme: Better City – Better Life Expected participants: About 200 countries, regions and world organizations Sites: The bank areas along the Huangpu River between the Nanpu Bridge and the Lupu Bridge For the first time in history, the Shanghai 2010 Expo will feature a highly sophisticated online version called "Online Expo Shanghai".
Pavilions China Pavilion Theme: Chinese Wisdom in Urban Development
HK Pavilion Theme: Hong Kong - the Infinite City Australia Pavilion Theme: ImagiNation
Italy Pavilion Theme: City of Man France Pavilion Theme: The Sensual City
Japan Pavilion Theme: Harmony of the Hearts, Harmony of the Skills United Nations Pavilion Theme: One Earth, One UN Mexico Pavilion Theme: "Living Better" – History and Future
Chinese character 世 (meaning the world) come back Better City, Better Life Emblem