The International Exposition Yeosu Korea 2012, held from May 12 to August 12, which will stimulate further innovations of ocean and coast protection, exchange frontier scientific technologies, and bring forward a new style of human life, will definitely be the focus for the Expo fans and maritime professionals to draw their eye-sight on in this year.

As the undertaker of BIE Travelling Exhibition “EXPO x EXPOS” during Expo 2012, the newly-established World Expo Museum, the sole museum officially authorized by BIE, will participate in the event with great passion and a series of projects, including an international symposium and promotion meeting on the theme Expo Legacy.

Some goals are supposed to be achieved through the symposium, as 1) the vision of Expo and the fame of the Expo-related organizations would be widely publicized, 2) the collection method of Expo exhibits and documents would be more precisely explained, and 3) a list of researchers and their professional and intelligent ideas on Expo legacy would be collected.

Date:      July 23, Monday

Venue:   Yeosu MVL Hotel

**Sponsored by 1) BIE, 2) Shanghai Municipality, 3) the Organizing Committee for Expo 2012 Yeosu Korea, and 4) CCPIT

**Organized by 1) Shanghai Information Office, 2) Shanghai Municipal Culture, Radio Broadcasting, Film and Television Administration (SMCBFTA);