Expo Milano 2015
Expo Milano 2015 is a non-commercial Universal Exposition hosted by Milan, Italy, between May 1 and October 31 2015. The Expo hosted over 130 participants. Running for 184 days, the exhibition site, covering one million square meters, brought one million more tourist arrivals to the metropolitan area of Milan and the province of Monza and Brianza, compared to the same period of 2014. This was the second time Milan hosts the exposition, the first being the Milan International of 1906. The theme chosen for the 2015 Milan Universal Exposition was Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life. This embraced technology, innovation, culture, traditions and creativity and how they relate to food.