Advisor to the Minister of Industry - Mines and Trade, Chairman of the Board and Managing Director of the Islamic Republic of Iran International Exhibitions Company and Commissar General of the I.R.IRAN Pavilion in the Expo 2020 Dubai, Dr. Hassan Zamani and the accompanying delegation visited the Pavilion of our country in Expo on Monday, 9 August 2021.
According to the reporting by the Public Relations and International Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran International Exhibitions Company (I.I.E.C PR), in this visit which was happened with the aim of monitoring and evaluating the construction process of the pavilion of the Islamic Republic of Iran and also took place with the presence of the director of the pavilion construction contractor and some officials of the Dubai Expo, Dr. Zamani was closely informed about the implementation process and the progress of the construction of the pavilion of our country.
During this visit, the report about the completion of more than 90% of the Iranian pavilion in Expo 2020 was communicated to him by the Expo Country Management and the relevant contractor, and also the necessary instructions to expedite the construction and preparation of the remaining sections for approximately two months to the opening ceremony of this global event were presented to the relevant authorities by Dr. Zamani.
Dr. Zamani visited all the saloons & departments of the Iran pavilion and he was informed about the construction process and the main issues & contents of all of them too.
He also met with Head of the Expo Department of State Managers, Mr. Andre Dorado to discuss issues related to the construction of the pavilion and the content of the pavilion halls.
In this meeting, Mr. Andre Dorado announced that after the election of Dr. Zamani as the Commissar General of the Islamic Republic of Iran Pavilion, the construction process has accelerated and he also expressed his satisfaction about the readiness of Iran pavilion in this short time period and considered content program of Iran pavilion as one of the good programs that will presented at Expo 2020.
He also congratulated the selection of Iran Pavilion as one of the top 8 pavilions which was selected in Expo 2020 and hoped that Iranian pavilion can be one of the best in this international event in terms of content.
Dr. Zamani also announced that the UAE, as a neighbor of the Islamic Republic of Iran, is a country with good relations and expressed his satisfaction about holding the 2020 Expo near our country and also announced that the Expo team of the Islamic Republic of Iran has made extremely effort to coordinate the comprehensive content programs of our country pavilion with the theme of the Expo, and thanked and appreciated the support of Andre Dorado and his team of colleagues for their efforts and support of the construction team of our country pavilion.
Dr. Zamani also met the Construction Manager of the countries pavilions in the Mobility Zoon of Expo, Ms. Julia Gruden and her deputy Mr. Ahmed Awad that at this meeting which was attended by staff members of Iran Expo committee and the construction contractor, some issues such as construction process, content issues and equipment required for their implementation were discussed; so, in this meeting, after presenting the issues and discussing them, according to these experts, the content issues of our country pavilion are also considered and among the best expo content programs. They expressed their hope that the Iranian content programs would be implemented as it was provided after obtaining the necessary permits and coordination.
*Translated By: A.R Shafie