Starts in Astana the exhibition EXPO-2017 «future Energy»

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The international specialized exhibition EXPO 2017 on «energy of the future», starts in Astana. Kazakhstan became the first post-Soviet state that received the right to hold such an exhibition.

EXPO-2017 will take place from 10 June to 10 September. The organizers promise to showcase the best developments in the field of «green energy». The exhibition will feature an electric racing car, airplane solar powered, robotic painters and a «unique source of energy» — wine. Russia will focus on the Arctic theme. In the pavilion of the country will see a nuclear-powered icebreaker of the future and a real iceberg.

The exhibition will take part more than 100 countries, planned about 3 thousand business events. It is expected that the EXPO will be visited by over 2 million people, about 15% will be foreigners, first and foremost — citizens of the CIS countries and China.

The organizers hope that the world exhibition in Astana will be visited by the Vice-President of the European Commission on energy Union Maros Sefcovic, Minister of energy of Russia Alexander Novak, the President of China XI Jinping and several high-ranking representatives of other countries.

EXPO – the largest international exhibition of the latest scientific and technical achievements, which has been held since 1851 and each time devoted to a single topic.


Kazakhstan is a member of the International exhibitions Bureau since 1997 and participates in EXPO since 2005.

For the first time about the intention to hold international exhibition in Kazakhstan, President Nursultan Nazarbayev said during his visit to EXPO 2008 in Zaragoza, Spain.

In 2011, the country filed an application for holding EXPO-2017, and in November of the following year, at the 152nd General Assembly of the International exhibitions Bureau Astana, won the majority of votes, ahead of the Belgian city of Liege, and was declared the venue for EXPO-2017.

With contrast to the universal exposition at the specialized exhibition facilities are built at the expense of the receiving party.

Characters of the exhibition

In the corporate pavilion will present the stands of the major companies that are working on energy efficiency.

The area of international pavilions has 14 buildings, each of which host from four to five countries.

«The main object — the architectural symbol of the exhibition is a Sphere. This unique architectural building with a total height of over 100 meters, a diameter of 80 meters. It consists of eight floors, the last of which will be located observation platform,» added Ataeva. In the Field also hosts the Museum of energy of the future, which will continue the work and after the exhibition.

At the exhibition will use objects created by technology «smart city». One of the projects will be «Smart Grid» which will allow to reduce losses on the network in transporting electricity up to 30%, said the Director of the Department of new technologies and IT national company «Astana EXPO-2017» Vladimir Sobolev.

He added that in the halls and office EXPO-2017 embedded technology «Smart building». Depending on the number of visitors that are simultaneously in the room, the ventilation system will automatically adjust the flow of air.

The exhibition also opens the Art center presented the exhibition Artists&Robots with the participation of 17 contemporary artists from 13 countries. It will be possible to see the robot, writing from life and a robotic sculptor.

The Russian pavilion — a real iceberg and icebreaker

Starts in Astana the exhibition EXPO-2017 «future Energy»© RIA Novosti / Alexander to Voronyata in fotoracconti pavilion at the «EXPO-2017» in Astana will feature isargrotte in its pavilion will focus on the Arctic theme and green energy, said the General Commissioner of the Russian section of the exhibition, Deputy Minister of industry and trade of the Russian Federation Georgy Kalamanov.

According to him, the Russian pavilion will contain almost all the topics related to energy. Will be based on nuclear power and renewable energy sources: solar, wind and hydropower.

In the pavilion you will see the future nuclear-powered icebreaker, the polar hemisphere, and in the center of the room will be the real iceberg.

Starts in Astana the exhibition EXPO-2017 «future Energy»© RIA Novostius energy is one of the main themes of the exposition of the Russian Federation at the «EXPO-2017″»We want to develop a theme of the Arctic… the Arctic is not from the point of view of the region, which is associated with the environment, but also with the fact that the Arctic is, we believe, for the future base for the production of energy,» said Kalamanov.

The exhibition also reflected the issues related to preservation of lake Baikal. «Baikal is also the energy, energy for people, in terms of water storage. All systemically interconnected, and for us this topic is close,» said Kalamanov in an interview with RIA Novosti.

He stressed that EXPO-2017 will be attended by a large number of regions of the Russian Federation and the Russian company «Rosatom», «Russian grids», Transneft and NOVATEK.

Starts in Astana the exhibition EXPO-2017 «future Energy»© RIA Sovostyanov: participants of EXPO in Astana will find a new unique complexo to him, the Russian pavilion is one of the largest expositions at the exhibition, about a thousand square meters on the first level and about the same on the second.

Kalamanov added that the financing of the participation of the Russian Federal budget amounted to 200 million rubles is planned to attract extra-budgetary sources. Sponsors will be Rosatom and other Russian companies-participants.

National day of Russia at EXPO-2017 will take place on 8 September.

From the beginning of time until «green» aircraft

Starts in Astana the exhibition EXPO-2017 «future Energy»© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Traveloperator in fotobanka Russia’s participation in «EXPO-2017» in Astana has allocated 200 million Rublev EXPO-2017 will be attended by more than 100 countries and 17 international organizations, including seven UN organizations.

Following the theme of the exhibition, the design of the British pavilion explores the origins of the emergence of energy from the birth of the Universe. Visitors will be able to follow the movement of energy from the sun and its transformation along the way through the surface of the earth, various climate conditions and human civilization.

In the center of the pavilion there is a unique layout of the Universe with a viewing angle of 360 degrees, created using advanced computer technologies. The pavilion will occupy over a thousand square meters. The culmination will be graphene – the material of the future may have the potential to radically change the way production and consumption of energy.

Germany will exhibit an electric racing car «Formula E».

«Vehicles that run on electricity, using energy from renewable sources — key to create a new transport, does not affect the climate. In our pavilions will feature a limousine, racing car «Formula E», a two-wheeled transport with electric», — said creative Director Andreas Horbelt.

According to him, the German pavilion will provide an opportunity to look into the «city of the future», which will feature «smart home» that produces more energy than they expend, as well as the facade panel with the algae for energy.

Starts in Astana the exhibition EXPO-2017 «future Energy»© Photo : press service of the Ministry of industry and trade of Frgeorge Kalamanov: the theme of «green energy» is not alien to Russiaon EXPO-2017 will also show another «transport of the future». So, in the pavilion of Monaco will be presented the bike to solar. It is planned that Prince albert II sister Stephanie will visit the exhibition on 25 June.

Switzerland has allocated for its exhibition hall of about 3.8 million euros, with the creation of the stand spent half of this amount. The country will represent the plane solar panels.

«The sky is limitless. The limit is fuel and our plane flies better on fuel. Our goal is to reach the stratosphere without fuel to fly longer and further than usual aircraft. This is our message to the people of the world», — quotes Agency Sputnik Kazakhstan the words of the pilot of the aircraft Rafael Damiana, who is also an engineer, researcher and Ambassador of clean energy.

Starts in Astana the exhibition EXPO-2017 «future Energy»© RIA Novosti / Alexander Listenpreise in photobacteria Ivanov: in Russia, it’s time privatisation Switzerland, stylized movement, but instead of gears, it will bloom flowers.

Singapore also decided to place on the walls of the pavilion, green spaces, in addition it equipped with 250 terrariums.

The Netherlands will exhibit holographic and laser show, which will show the development of alternative energy sources, from windmills to modern wind turbines.

Korea promises to move the visitors of the pavilion into the future through animation and augmented reality technology, and Thailand – to talk about the biofuels from agricultural waste.

As reported by the Commissioner of the exhibition from Italy, Stefano Ravagnan, in the pavilion of the country will show you how to use renewable energy sources in times of shortage of oil resources. «We will also refer to the themes of the past. Overall, the pavilion will be represented by four sites, one of them called the name of the inventor Leonardo Da Vinci, which will feature a variety of Italian companies and start-UPS for young researchers», he said.

Starts in Astana the exhibition EXPO-2017 «future Energy»© RIA Novosti / Alexei Danceparty in totalactive on the counter: how to reduce loss elektroenergjitike intends to present at the exhibition world’s fastest laser, and «unique energy source wine.» «Romania produces wine for 6 thousand years. We are pleased to present at the EXPO their wines,» — said the Commissioner of the Romanian pavilion Radu Peter.

Specially for the EXPO-2017 master of arts factory named after B. Khmelnytsky made a record of the length of the Ukrainian towel with a traditional red pattern with a width of 1.4 metres. It will decorate the celebration of the independence day of Ukraine in the Kazakh capital Astana on June 15. The towel is made not on the computerized machine, but on a traditional loom by hand. It weighs over 20 pounds.

The national pavilion of Kazakhstan occupies an area of about 5 thousand square meters. It is divided into two main areas: «introducing Kazakhstan» and «Creative energy». In the first part of the pavilion is planned to present the rich culture and history, as well as the present and future of Kazakhstan. Zone «Creative energy» will include the best projects of Kazakhstani scientists on the topic of EXPO-2017 initiatives in the field of energy and environmental protection, the model of the Kazakhstan material thermonuclear reactor tokamak.


Starts in Astana the exhibition EXPO-2017 «future Energy»© RIA Novosti / Konstantin to Collabourate in Photobacterium told how to improve the environment in large gorodischensky order at the facilities EXPO-2017 will provide more than 9 thousand people, of which more than a thousand specially for the exhibition learned English to communicate with visitors.

For the works in the exhibition will also attract 63 of the cynologist with a guard dog and 16 bomb. In addition, entrances of the exhibition complex are equipped with metal detectors and x-ray television systems.

The Prosecutor General of Kazakhstan Zhakip Asanov also informed that the exhibition of suspicious persons plan to calculate gestures and behavior.

«The security forces will get an invaluable experience of interaction between them. New way going to work with the population. There will be new specialists, for example, the profilers. Those who are on behavior, gestures, conversations calculated to suspicious persons», — said Asanov.