- MOTIE holds 1st World EXPO 2030 Busan Delegation Meeting 2022-08-05
Yoon Sang-jik, the Secretary-General for the Bid Committee for World EXPO 2030 Busan (hereinafter “Committee”), expanded its World Expo 2030 Busan advisory committee into a delegation of eight members on August 4 and launched its first meeting. The aim of this reorganization is to reinforce promotion to BIE (Bureau International des Expositions) member states.
Secretary-General Yoon stated that the “Committee has appointed professionals of various fields as delegation members to pursue a negotiation strategy that better tailors to each BIE member state’s circumstances and demands.” Delegates in turn expressed their commitment to contribute to Busan’s winning the bid for hosting World EXPO 2030 by investing their experiences and professionalism.
The meeting was attended by newly appointed delegates and relevant persons, including Ambassador for International Cooperation on G20 Affairs Choi Kyong-lim, former Ambassador to Geneva Seokyoung Choi and former Ambassador to Colombia Hong Seong-hoa.