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  Expo '92 Seville
EXPO '92, "The Age of Discovery," opened in Seville in late April and will run through mid-October.
EXPO '92 has its share of novel media theaters and attractions with a wide range of technical and aesthetic quality.
The largest dome theater at EXPO '92 was a 315 seat Omnimax theater in the Discoveries Pavillion, projecting on an 80 foot diameter dome with a 15 kw projector.
www.naimark.net /writing/expo.html   (2883 words)

  
 GaWC Research Bulletin 155
Expo '92 was, in fact, a great universal fiesta, an unforgettable celebration of the human spirit with a total number of 41,814,571 visitors (66 % of which from Spain).
At Expo 1855, aluminium was as a new material; in 1867, new processes of synthetic colouring were exhibited; in 1889, electricity competed with gas; 1878, 1889 and 1893, electric energy found industrial applications: the electric railway, the subway of Paris, medical materials...
Expo '92 was intended to energize the industrial recognition of the region and to propagate political values held by the government and/or the population.
www.lboro.ac.uk /gawc/rb/rb155.html   (7026 words)

  
 World's Fair - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The theme for the Expo at Lisbon (1998) was "water" and the theme for the 2005 Expo in Japan was "nature's wisdom".
BIE has moved to sanction expos only every 5 years, starting with the 21st century; with the 1980s and 1990s overflowing with expos back to back, some see this as a means to cut down potential expenditure by participating nations.
Other outstanding exceptions are the remains of Expo '29 in Seville, Spain where the 'Plaza de España' forms part of a large park and forecourt, and many of the pavilions have become offices for Consulate-Generals.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/World's_Fair   (1250 words)

  
 IBM EXPO '92 Guest Services System
The 1992 World Exposition, EXPO '92, which recently closed in Seville, Spain was a six-month event designed to showcase over 100 country pavilions, as well as a number of technology milestones.
These included information about EXPO '92, the countries at EXPO, and the contents of the pavilions, an on-line newspaper that was updated daily, a multimedia electronic messaging system for use by the guests, an on-line restaurant reservation system, and a finger-painting facility.
During the course of EXPO '92, there were more than a billion interactive events logged by the Guest Services System, making it the most-used multimedia application in the world.
www.musicman.net /exposum.html   (2719 words)

  
 Macworld - Homepage | Macworld Conference & Expo
Macworld Conference and Expo® has a lot of both.
Learn from some of the most successful leaders in your industry—from movie making to business management—and discover what’s possible with the latest technology and tools.
Combining in-depth educational sessions with displays of innovative products and solutions in the Exhibit Hall, Macworld Conference & Expo offers professionals and enthusiasts alike the opportunity to discover the latest developments and hottest products in the Mac industry.
www.macworldexpo.com /live/20   (181 words)

  
 Business America: Expo '92 is a special welcome mat to the heart of America - participation of Kansas City, Missouri in ...
Expo 92 will be the biggest, most broadly representative world's fair of all time, and Kansas City will be the only U.S. city with its own display at the U.S. Pavilion.
Expo 92 will provide Kansas City with a rich opportunity to showcase its very European character, with Spanish architecture, Roman fountains, and broad boulevards that could be in Paris.
And finally, through Expo 92 Kansas City will leave the visitors with the perception that this city and the Heartland region is a viable market for trade, tourism, and investment, and that Kansas City is a center of educational excellence and ultimately provides a quality place to live and work.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m1052/is_n14_v112/ai_11012025   (1219 words)

  
 Pied Piper of Seville   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Yet it is Seville and its Expo '92 that must be the focus of the opera-lover's travel plans.
When he was approached some three years ago by Expo officials, he and Luis Andreu, now artistic director of the Maestranza, proposed a plan that would have included performances of every opera set in Seville, staged not only in the new house but ideally in some suitable outdoor locations.
During Expo '92, seven foreign companies and Barcelona's Liceu, plus Madrid's Teatro La Zarzuela, are represented, but Domingo is particularly gratified by the participation of the Metropolitan Opera, which is making only its second trip to Europe.
www.tenorissimo.com /domingo/Articles/on0592.htm   (1161 words)

  
 Expo '92 -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Expo '92 -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
Expo '92 is the informal name of the (Click link for more info and facts about world's fair) world's fair held in 1992, which had two sites:
Seville Expo '92 in (A city in southwestern Spain; a major port and cultural center; the capital of bullfighting in Spain) Seville.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/e/ex/expo_92.htm   (65 words)

  
 Expo 2000 - Erik Geurts Reisverslagen   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In 1992 ben ik op de Expo '92 in Sevilla geweest, en zes jaar later ook naar Expo '98 in Lissabon.
Het Expo 2000 terrein heeft diverse zeer ruime pleinen.
Expo 2000 vond plaats op het beursterrein van Hannover.
www.futura.demon.nl /expo2000   (300 words)

  
 Weltausstellung - Wikipedia
Die Weltausstellung, auch Exposition Universelle Internationale, Exposition Mondiale (Expo) oder World's Fair bezeichnet, ist eine internationale Ausstellung, die sich in der Zeit der Industrialisierung als technische und kunsthandwerkliche Leistungsschau etablieren konnte.
Die letzte Weltausstellung in Deutschland war die Expo 2000 in Hannover.
Zur Zeit findet die Expo 2005 in Japan statt, die am 25.
de.wikipedia.org /wiki/EXPO   (444 words)

  
 World Exposition 1992 Expo '92 Sevilla - Seville
Hightech and Service Industries to the deserted lands of the Expo fair.
The Expo '92 fair considerably improved the Sevillian traffic infrastructure.
An example of which is (23) Barqueta bridge, connecting the Cartuja peninsula to the center of Seville.
www.sevilla5.com /monuments/expo92.html   (151 words)

  
 Discovering the Expo. Never told stories
In 2001 he was invited by the government of Thessaloniki (Greece) to collaborate in the candidacy to the Expo 2008.
Hundred of hours of graphic and texts documentation, dozens of interviews to the most diverse participants in Seville 1992 Universal Exhibition and an amazing work-on-site turn into a book and a multimedia Cd-Rom, which are his critical and objective testimony el testimonio.
This is for anybody who wants to go into the secret anecdotes that characterized the Expo before, during and after it development.
club.telepolis.com /expo92/libroeng.htm   (359 words)

  
 EXPO 92 - Sveriges satsning på näringslivet   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Den fantasi och estetiska elegans som kännetecknade den skandinaviska delen av EXPO gjorde den till ett av de mest intressanta områdena på utställningen.
Sverige stod sig väl i konkurrensen och vi svenskar kände både stolthet och igenkännande när vi steg in i den av Fabcon skapade paviljongen, inspirerad i den traditionella venska ladan.
Informationschef Uno Grönkvist uttryckte det sålunda: -"EXPO 92 blev en utflyttad del av Stockholms riktnummerområde".
www1.sydkusten.es /bilaga/expo.htm   (692 words)

  
 LA CARTUJA   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Jahrhundert die Porzellanfabrik mit schlanken Schornsteinen und hier fand der königliche Pavillon der Expo '92 seinen Platz.
Die nach dem Erdbeben von Lissabon (1755) wiederaufgebaute Kapelle an der Westmauer diente während der Expo '92 als Königspavillon.
Die Öfen und Schornsteine sind ein Wahrzeichen von Sevilla und der Expo; sie erinnern daran, daß die Fabrik auf internationalen Ausstellungen für ihr hervorragendes Porzellan ausgezeichnet wurde.
www.toonorama.com /encyclopedia/L/La_Cartuja   (355 words)

  
 Expo 92 Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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www.alienartifacts.com /encyclopedia/Expo_92   (226 words)

  
 Expo %2792   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Outdoor Adventure Sports Expo is coming to the San Francisco bay area this summer with the first stop at the San Mateo Expo Center - August 27th thru 29th, 2004.
This employment and education expo bring together hundreds of employers and thousands of job seekers in the Pacific Northwest.
LinuxWorld Conference and Expo is a leading gathering place for anyone and everyone interested in Linux and Open Source Technologies.
www.omniknow.com /common/wiki.php?in=en&term=Expo_%2792   (1139 words)

  
 Dáil Éireann - Volume 431 - 26 May, 1993 - Written Answers. - Promotional Costs of EXPO '92.
McCreevy): The total cost figure for Ireland's participation at EXPO '92 is still pending final settlement of accounts with main contractors, but is not expected to exceed £3,471 million.
Our participation in EXPO afforded Ireland a valuable opportunity to show all that is best about our country, including its attractiveness both as a holiday destination and as a location for foreign investment.
Any further invitation to participate at world fairs and expositions will be considered on its merits, having regard to commercial considerations, participation costs, and potential benefits to the Irish economy.
historical-debates.oireachtas.ie /D/0431/D.0431.199305260025.html   (179 words)

  
 Spanish Pavilion 2005 Expo Aichi Japan by Foreign Office Architects
These walls are an outer skin, separated from the inner pavilion to give a half-in, half-out queuing space (invaluable for an Expo at which lines are endemic).
Spain has a strong commitment to Expos, having hosted Expo 92 in Seville and preparing for its 2008 Expo in Zaragoza, and has created in Aichi an exemplary national pavilion.
The 2005 World Expo is approximately 45 minutes by train from Nagoya in central Japan, and runs only until 25 September 2005.
www.galinsky.com /buildings/spainaichi/index.htm   (223 words)

  
 Expo 2000 Project Developer Appointed   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Caribiner International has been awarded the contract to develop the Australian pavilion at Expo 2000, which is being held in Hannover, Germany, from 1 June to 31 October next year.
Expo 2000 is set to be the largest exposition yet, with 190 participating nations and international organisations confirmed at this stage, compared with 110 at Expo 92 in Seville.
Expo 2000 is a global platform for Australia to demonstrate its strengths as a supplier of excellent and innovative goods and services - from value-added primary products to leading-edge information technologies.
www.dfat.gov.au /media/releases/department/d008_99.html   (437 words)

  
 Travel Weekly: Seville gears up for Expo '92 with the construction of 12 hotels. (Selling Travel to Europe)@ HighBeam ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
SEVILLE, Spain -- To meet the demand for accommodations of millions of visitors expected to attend Expo '92, Seville is building 12 hotels that will double accommodations capacity in the three-to five-star categories.
Expo planners also have registered 60,000 beds in private homes in and around Seville.
In addition, organizers are counting on utlizing the 600,000 beds found within a three-hour drive of Seville, mainly in the Costa del Sol region.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1G1:10506951&refid=holomed_1   (185 words)

  
 ExpoMuseum / 1992 Seville
2002 is the 10th anniversary of Expo '92.
Special events are planned and are posted on the Expo '92 10th Anniversary page.
Expo '92 – from City of Seville's history site
expomuseum.com /1992s   (78 words)

  
 Centre expo Congrès Mandelieu
Le Centre Expo Congrès, après rénovation et extension, vous proposera 5 000m
Les liens ci après vous proposent des exemples de configuration du Centre Expo Congrès en fonction du type de manifestation : congrès, expo-congrès, salons, dîners…
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www.mandelieucongres.com /nouveau-congres/expo-congres-nouveau.htm   (201 words)

  
 EXPO '92 SEVILLE - MEDIA for the ARTS   (Site not responding. Last check: )
EXPO '92 SEVILLE - MEDIA for the ARTS
The most comprehensive survey of late 20th century architecture, 278 color slides include on-site photography, site plans of the Expo and 25 computer-generated plans and elevations describing the pavilions of greatest architectural interest. Excellent accompanying documentation and detailed slide labels included with EACH SET.
The most comprehensive survey of late 20th century architecture, 278 color slides include on-site photography, site plans of the Exposition and 25 computer-generated plans and elevations describing the pavilions of greatest architectural interest. Excellent accompanying documentation and detailed slide labels included with EACH SET.
www.art-history.com /acatalog/MEDIA_FOR_THE_ARTS_EXPO__92_SEVILLE_553.html   (289 words)

  
 Expo   (Site not responding. Last check: )
A variety of resources available to small business owners are scheduled for presentations at the expo, Siefert said.
Visitors and participants to the 2005 business expo walked away from the event with more knowledge on what their neighbors in the business community have to...
The massive PhotoPlus Expo got underway yesterday at the Javitz conference center in New York—doesn't it seem like we were just there?
www.wikiverse.org /expo   (178 words)

  
 Sevilla mira la Expo'92 desde Plaza de Armas
El Centro Comercial Plaza de Armas celebra del 16 de septiembre al 20 de octubre de 2002 el 10º Aniversario de la Expo 92, con una muestra fotográfica, concursos y diversas animaciones, como "El Rincón del Coleccionista" y degustaciones gratuitas, son algunas de las actividades previstas para el mes que va a durar la conmemoración.
Estas imágenes, que rememoran momentos mágicos de la Expo, fueron tomadas por Emilio San Martín, uno de los fotógrafos oficiales de la Exposición Universal, y muestran escenas representativas del gran acontecimiento que marcó un antes y un después para Sevilla.
Allí los visitantes de la conmemoración podrán canjear, comprar o vender cualquier objeto relacionado con la Expo.
club.telepolis.com /expo92/pzaarmas.htm   (415 words)

  
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------------------------------ From: shell@gandalf.Berkeley.EDU (Shelly Culbertson) Subject: Cal Expo, Sacramento, California 8/30/92 Date: 31 Aug 1992 05:38:18 GMT Cal Expo Amphitheatre, Sacramento, California 8/30/92 Uncle Pen Landlady Reba Llama Memories Antelope Sweet Adeline Just 40 minutes...it was a beautiful day, such fun to dance in the sun, but Phish's set was again *way* too short.
Shelly ------------------------------ ------------------------------ From: janderso@procyon.intel.com (Jim Anderson) Subject: Passing the tourch:8-30-92 Reply-To: janderso@procyon.intel.com (Jim Anderson) Date: Wed, 2 Sep 1992 14:31:07 GMT I was at the Cal Expo show this past weekend (Hi Matt, Shelly+ Bud).
Those who skipped the opening band were certainly disappointed to find out that Lyle and his big band did the entire show themselves.
www.phish.net /reviews/shows/08-30-92.html   (954 words)

  
 Aniversario expo 92   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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 links   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Search the national database of images concerning "expo 88" - over 100 photos are on record.
Designers of the Queensland Pavilion, World Expo '88 can be found at this address.
This is the official corporation that took over running of the Exposition site after the expo's closure.
hometown.aol.com /foundationexpo88   (1214 words)

  
 VIRTOURIST.COM: 23/34.- Seville, Expo’92 Pavilion II tourist information
23/34.- Seville, Expo’92 Pavilion II This is another of the 1992 Seville Expo Pavilions.
The Expo was a big success, but after 1992 many of the pavilions were cleared out.
The ones that remained became administrative and official buildings.
www.virtourist.com /europe/seville/23.htm   (67 words)

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