Expo Live is the innovation and partnership programme launched by Expo 2020 Dubai to fund, accelerate, and promote creative solutions that improve lives while preserving our planet. Based on the belief that innovation can come from anywhere, Expo Live demonstrates how grassroots innovations can advance the pace of progress and inspire a more inclusive and prosperous future.

12,000+ applications from 186 countries

Inviting innovative solutions to pressing challenges that help improve people’s lives or preserve the planet.

175 Global Innovators from 90 countries

Creating a positive impact for over 5.8 million people worldwide. To learn about our impact to date, download our Impact Report.



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Meet our Global Innovators

Supporting novel solutions that address pressing challenges and backing projects that improve people’s lives or preserve the planet.