19:04 / 01.10.2021.

Author: Nikola Badovinac

EXPO 2020 opens in Dubai

EXPO 2020 Dubai

EXPO 2020 Dubai

Foto: Rula Rouhana / REUTERS

The national tourist board announced on Friday that Croatia's exhibition at the EXPO 2020 in Dubai from 1 October to 31 March, 2022 will be presented as an inspiration to great minds.

EXPO 2020 Dubai will feature 190 countries, including Croatia, whose pavilion is named "Croatia: Inspiring Great Minds."

During the six months that EXPO 2020 will run, it expects about 25 million people from around the world, including business people, government representatives to visit the EXPO, plus many visitors online. Organisers expect more than 3 billion people to see the exhibition.

Croatia's exhibit will present various innovative projects, inventions and creative individuals - including the likes of Nikola Tesla, Ruđer Bošković and Slavoljub Penkala.

Featuring prominently will be modern day genius, Mate Rimac of Rimac Automobili. His latest Nevera hypercar, the fastest production car in the world, will also be on display in Dubai.

Apart from science and technology, Croatia will present itself as a sports nation with renowned athletes like Dražen Petrović, Janica and Ivica Kostelić, Luka Modrić and many others.

Visitors will be able to become familiar with Croatia through multi-media projections and virtual experiences, including travelling through all of Croatia's natural beauties and its cultural heritage.

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