The site of Expo 2020 Dubai will be one of the fastest, smartest, and best connected places in the world, through its Premier Partnership with Etisalat Group. The partnership between Expo 2020 Dubai and Etisalat has a key role in the delivery of the event. Etisalat will be involved in creating the infrastructure for the Expo site – enabling Expo 2020 Dubai to provide visitors and participants with a cutting edge, immersive digital experience that brings the Expo themes to life for the many million expected visitors. Etisalat will also provide on-site Wi-Fi capable to handling up to 300,000 people onsite in a day.
Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and Director General Bureau Expo Dubai 2020 welcomed the Premier Partnership with Etisalat. “Communications that took six weeks in 1851, when the first Expo took place, now take six microseconds. Ours is a hyper-connected age, and Etisalat plays a critical role in linking people and their technology so that they can connect and share, innovate and create. With its international reach, and expertise, Etisalat is well placed to support us in making Expo 2020 Dubai one of the best connected places on Earth.”