The International Specialized Exhibition Astana EXPO-2017 will be held on a site located 8 kilometers away from the historical center of Astana with a total surface of 175 hectares.
The main exhibition site covers 25 hectares. National pavilions will be located inside 14 identical U-shaped buildings. These pavilions will offer 47.160 m² of exhibition space on the ground floor and 9.710 m² within covered patios.
French pavilion is located in one of the 14 U-shaped buildings forming almost a circle in the center of the exhibition site each building being organized around one of the interior patios facing towards a circular boulevard.
France has reserved one of the largest surfaces available within national pavilions for participating countries (1083 m²) to bring forward technological excellence of France and its companies in future energies.
In addition to the exhibition space on the ground floor of the French pavilion, the general Commission of France has 700 m² at its disposition on the first floor. It includes on the one hand, a large multipurpose room (around 100 sits) for technical presentations, working meetings and conferences and on the other hand, general Commission team’s offices.