05/01/2015 - 10/31/2015
Expo 2015 is the next world's fair.
To be held in Milan, Italy, it will explore the theme "Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life" for six months just northwest of the center of town. The exposition site covers 110 hectares (272 acres) and is expected to attract 29 million visitors from 01 May 2015 to 31 October 2015.
The goals of the 2015 Expo:
Improving food quality and security: the security of having enough food to live on, and an assurance that the food is healthy and the water drinkable;
Ensuring healthy and high-quality nutrition for all human beings, doing away with the hunger, drought, infantile mortality, and malnutrition that still afflict 850 million people on this planet, and extirpating famine and pandemic disease;
Preventing the new epidemics and diseases of our time, including obesity, cardiovascular disease, and cancer, by championing practices that have proven to be effective;
Promoting innovation in research, technology, and business practices along the entire food supply chain to improve the nutritional value, conservation, and distribution of foods;
Providing education in proper nutrition and encouraging more healthy lifestyles.
Enhancing the value of cultural and ethnic heritage as expressed in culinary traditions