Read more: amazingarchitecture.com/futuristic/zaha-hadid-architects-presents-odesa-expo-2030-masterplan-proposal-at-bie-general-assembly ZahaHadidArchitects joined the delegation representing Odesa, Ukraine at the 171st GeneralAssembly of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) in Paris to present the ODESAEXPO2030 bid proposal.
Future development in Ukraine will see a fundamental transformation of the country’s economy towards energy efficiency and low-carbon technologies. ZahaHadid Architects’ design for ODESAEXPO2030 targets the effective re-use of all facilities after the exhibition has closed, a challenge that all Expos share with major public events the world over: creating an Expo of the future where nothing is wasted.
ODESAEXPO2030 - the first Expo to be hosted in Eastern Europe - will follow the ‘2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development’ adopted by the United Nations to embrace economic and social sustainability, implement strategies that tackle energy efficiency and reduce the consumption of resources while improving education and encouraging economic growth throughout the region.
The site for ODESAEXPO2030 was previously intensively-farmed land lacking in biodiversity on the Khadzhibey estuary. Near the centre of the city, this unique location ensures EXPO2030 is easily accessible and can be fully integrated within the city’s transport infrastructure, community and cultural life...
Architect: ZahaHadidArchitects (ZHA) ZHA Project Director: Manuela Gatto ZHA Project Associate: Yevgeniya Pozigun ZHA Project Leads: Thomas Bagnoli ZHA Project Team: Ghanem Younes, Yun Yu Huang, Malek Pierre Arif, Zixin Ye, Catherine McCann, Jose Pareja-Gomez, Delyan Georgiev, Bowen Miao, Vera Kichanova, Yaniv Hatiel
Dossier Development General Contractor for Dossier Development: CIVITTA Designer of the Dossier: TopLead Masterplan Concept and Design Visualisation: ZahaHadidArchitects Venue Planning: Lord Cultural Resources Landscape Design: West 8 On-site Transportation and Mobility: Cundall Sustainability: Atelier Ten Urban Planning: Public Urbanism Personal Architecture French Translation: TaskForce Smart Expo Strategy: Jaanika Merylo, Atelier Ten Preliminary Concept Development: Gres Todorchuk EXPO Theme Ideation and Conceptualization: Gerd Leonard Communication Strategy Development: GN Consulting Modularity studies: ZHA CODE
Government and Municipality Ministry of Economy of Ukraine Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine State Tourism Development Agency of Ukraine Odesa Regional State Administration Odesa City Council Regional development agency of Odesa region
Ideation Support Partners D-Group EXPO-2030 PUBLIC JOINT STOCK COMPANY «BANK VOSTOK» KADORR Group
Visualisations and Multimedia Visualisation: MIR, NORVISKA, JK Lab Architects, ZahaHadidArchitects Multimedia & Animation: Morean GmbH Animation: Beehive