world expo

See some of CPD's content related to the 2010 Shanghai Expo, the 2015 Milan Expo and more.

In the last two months the Hungarian pavilion at the international exposition in Astana, Kazakhstan, received 200,000 visitors, Minister for National Economy Mihály Varga said on Friday on the "Hungary Day" of Expo 2017 Astana - Future Energy.

Expos, the quinquennial display of national, corporate and cultural hegemony started as commercial fairs more like today’s trade shows than the theme parks they are today. [...] Subsequent expos evolved into highly branded affairs in which participants sought a revivified international identity as nations and did so with increasingly bombastic pavilions.

Discover how Japan crafted its brand identity at two world expos. 

The May 2016 edition of Bruce Gregory's public diplomacy reading list is now available. 

Air Up, by Storefront for Art and Architecture

Remembering Jack Masey, a giant in American public diplomacy.