Join an exchange of inspiring new perspectives that tackle the greatest challenges and opportunities of our time, from climate to connectivity, space exploration to the future of human health, and much more.
As part of our Programme for People and Planet, our 10 theme weeks run throughout the six months of Expo 2020 Dubai, exploring humanity’s most critical challenges and opportunities through a cultural, social, environmental and economic lens. Join the making of a new world as you engage in conversations around questions that will shape the future of our planet.
Climate & Biodiversity
3 - 9 Oct 2021
How do we work together to better manage climate change and protect biodiversity?
17 - 23 Oct 2021
How do we safely and productively explore new frontiers?
Urban & Rural Development
31 Oct - 6 Nov 2021
How do we live and grow in harmony with our planet?
Tolerance & Inclusivity
14 - 20 Nov 2021
How can we foster a greater common understanding to enable more tolerant and inclusive societies?
Knowledge & Learning
12 - 18 Dec 2021
How do we harness and challenge our knowledge today to prepare for the future?
Travel & Connectivity
9 - 15 Jan 2022
How will we balance the impact of the expansion of our digital world with our physical reality?
16 - 22 Jan 2022
What do we need to do together today for a better world in 2030?
Health & Wellness
27 Jan - 2 Feb 2022
How can we create a healthy, happy world?
Food, Agriculture & Livelihoods
17 - 23 Feb 2022
How do we sustainably grow food to meet future demand?
20 - 26 Mar 2022
How will we protect our most precious resource today, for tomorrow?