On November 18, 1999, the Chinese government has officially
decided that Shanghai would bid for the 2010 World Expo. With support from home and abroad, Shanghai has won the bid on December03, 2002, at the
132nd General Assembly of the International Exhibitions Bureau.
The 3rd Annual BlogWorld & New Media Expo will be held at Las Vegas Convention Center October 15 - 17, 2009. The only industry wide tradeshow, conference and media event dedicated to promoting the dynamic industry of new media.
October 19-23 will mark the first international Open Access Week. Open Access Week is an opportunity to broaden awareness and understanding of Open Access to research, including
access policies from all types of research funders, within the
international higher education community and the general public.