Dubai’s 2020 World Expo will run from October 2020 through to April 2021. It is expected to attract 25 million visitors and will launch the country’s Golden Jubilee celebration and serve as a springboard from which to inaugurate a progressive and sustainable vision for the coming decade. KEO was selected as the Lead Design Consultant and Architect of Record (AOR) for the 35 buildings and civil works of the main Expo 2020 residential village.
The Expo Village will serve as the residential community for the upcoming Expo 2020 with about 4,656 apartment units in 35 buildings together with Retail and Community facilities comprising of a school, day care centre & a clinic. This development consists of 11 Parcels, each with podium parking and buildings above and organized in 2 major phases: Phase, 1 includes Parcels 6,7, 8, 9, 10 & 11 and Phase 2 includes Parcels 2, 3, 4, & 5. Parcel 1 is earmarked for future development.