How will you contribute to the biggest challenge of our lives?

At Expo 2020 Dubai, Siemens is reshaping the future of urban living by creating a blueprint for future smart cities. 
MindSphere®, the leading IIoT as a Service Solution from Siemens, initiated the Future World Series to bring together people who want to help make our world smarter, more livable, and sustainable.

Why wait for others to take the first step?


Everyone counts, so together with you – we will take action to create a more sustainable and liveable future for us and for generations to come – with the help of the Internet of Things (IoT). With the MindSphere Future World Series, we create opportunities for everyone to contribute: whether you're a sustainability freak, an IoT enthusiast, an environmental activist, a business representative, a hacker, an Expo visitor, a techie... we want you to join. 


Take your chance to make a change!

It starts with you!

Join the MindSphere Future World Series at Expo 2020 Dubai!

1 October 2021 - 31 March 2022

What happened so far:

There are still 3 hacks to go!

MHP Future Factory Hack

How to scale industrial solutions if
every factory is different?

Apply until 19 December 2021

Future Water Hack

How can SMART WATER contribute to a
resilient and sustainable SMART CITY?

Apply until 5 January 2022

Mastercard Future Transportation Hack

How to create a sustainable mixed transportation journey?

Apply until 16 January 2022


Meet the Expert

Expert Session "MindSphere Smart City App"

At the heart of Expo 2020 Dubai stands a pioneering IIoT solution: the MindSphere Smart City App. It collects, monitors, correlates, and analyzes Expo site data in the cloud as a single source of truth to help drive Expo’s high sustainability goals and KPIs. 
Listen to Siemens’ VP IoT & Technology and Innovation Afzal Shabaz Mohammed speak about how MindSphere is making Expo 2020 Dubai smarter, safer, and greener.

Coding class

„WEimpACT“ Experience Class Mendix Introduction

Mendix Introduction will add great value if you’re completely new to either Mendix or Low-Code. We will show you how Mendix is able to blur the lines between business and IT and increases efficiency within application delivery.
We will talk about what’s possible to build with Mendix combined with customer examples. We will close off by showing some of the awesome capabilities Low-Code with Mendix has to offer.

Coding class

„WEimpACT“ Experience Class Mendix Deep Dive

Mendix Deep Dive provides a broad introduction to the Mendix platform. Through a combination of structured, hands-on exercises, slides and online resources, you’ll use core-product capabilities that allow you to build software solutions without code. You’ll hear about a variety of customer success stories and use cases, be introduced to our methodology for driving successful implementations and adoption, and meet some of the Mendix technical team that can help you on your low-code journey.

We offer different dates and times for these events. 
Choose a date that best fits your calendar and time zone.

All topics at a glance

How does a city become smart? By connecting the Big Five Topics – Buildings, Energy, Mobility, Industry, and Water – to the Internet of Things (IoT) and using the resulting data in a smart, holistic way! With the MindSphere Future World Series, we are tackling challenges on these topics – exploring how we can leverage the power of IoT – to create more livable, environmentally-friendly and sustainable cities.


The human habitat

01.10.21 - 06.11.21


Power for everything

07.11.21 - 11.12.21


Everything on the move

12.12.21 - 15.01.22


Goods for the world 

16.01.22 - 19.02.22


The key to life on earth

20.02.22 - 26.03.22

Harness the power of IIoT with the MindSphere Smart City App

At the heart of the MindSphere Future World Series stand two powerful forces, the ground-breaking MindSphere Smart City App and the IoT framework that brings the physical Expo site into the digital world. Both were designed and built to solve a unique challenge: To help make Expo 2020 Dubai the most sustainable Expo in the history of World Expos.​

Siemens Mindsphere demo expo 2020

Creating a blueprint for future smart cities

Siemens is Infrastructure Digitalization Partner of Expo 2020 Dubai.

Expo 2020 Dubai: A Legacy of Sustainability 

By modeling a sustainable urban environment at scale, Expo 2020 Dubai is a catalyst for an exchange of ideas around the sustainable cities of the future. And it doesn’t stop there:

 Expo 2020 Dubai aims to challenge local communities and cities around the globe to seek out new ideas and develop and implement strategies to manage their water resources, municipal waste and CO2 emissions sustainably.

The mobilization of cities around the world to pursue a more sustainable future will be one of the most lasting and valuable legacies of Expo 2020 Dubai.