Team Exponex Awarded Exhibition Partner for Nordic Pavilion at EXPO 2025 Osaka

The contract of designing and implementing the exhibition at the Nordic Pavilion for the EXPO 2025 Osaka has been awarded to Team Exponex, with Exponex, Wintenex, Habegger, Kvorning Design, Rintala Eggertsson Architects and Gagarin onboard. The pavilion will represent the unity of the five Nordic countries: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden.

The pan-Nordic team of designers has created an intriguing story of life in the North, of values and the ever-present relationship with nature. The exhibition will take the visitor on a journey through the Nordic societies where trust and collaboration have aways been binding ingredients. Important industrial solutions on a global scale will be incorporated into the experience.

Kvorning Design, Rintala Eggertsson Architects and Gagarin are amongst the most experienced exhibition designers in the Nordic countries, and they have delivered numerous exhibitions and museum designs over the last decade. Osaka Japan Expo 2025 Press Release

The exhibition will be produced under the supervision of Exponex from Czech Republic and Wintenex and Habegger from Switzerland. Their wide experience from international exhibition venues and World Expos in particular, will be a of high value for the client – a partnership between the Trade Promotion Organizations in the Nordic countries.

The Nordic Pavilion will serve as a platform to showcase the Nordic countries' commitment to sustainability, innovation, and cooperation. The pavilion's concept is aligned with the Nordic Cooperation's "Vision 2030," aiming to make the Nordic region the most sustainable and integrated region in the world by 2030.

It's a significant honour and recognition for Gagarin to be part of the design team for the exhibition pavilion, which serves as a promotional platform for all the Nordic countries and marks the company's first exhibition project in Asia. Kristin Eva Olafsdottir, CEO Gagarín

"We believe that the Nordic Pavilion at Expo 2025 Osaka will not only strengthen the Nordic countries' position in the Japanese market but also attract Japanese visitors and be of commercial value to Nordic industry partners," said Dag Olav Koppervik, Project Director of the Nordic Pavilion.

The pavilion will feature joint Nordic activities, including themed days focusing on lifestyle and well-being, green transition and circular economy, and mobility and connectivity. These activities will showcase the Nordic countries' shared values and strengths, encouraging collaboration and exchange between Nordic and Japanese stakeholders.

"The Nordic Pavilion at Expo 2025 Osaka will be a platform for promoting sustainable solutions and fostering cultural exchange between the Nordic region and Japan," said Lena Abrahamsson, Chief Project Director of the Nordic Pavilion. "We look forward to working with Team Exponex to create an engaging and memorable experience for visitors."

Team Exponex and the Nordic Pavilion's team are committed to creating an inspiring and impactful presence at Expo 2025 Osaka, showcasing the Nordic region's innovation and commitment to a sustainable future.

For more information about the Nordic Pavilion at EXPO 2025 Osaka, please visit the website or
refer to the following press contact.

About EXPO 2025 Osaka
EXPO 2025 Osaka will bring together countries from around the world to explore the theme "Designing Future Society for Our Lives." This global event will showcase innovative solutions, promote international cooperation, and inspire conversations on shaping a sustainable and inclusive future.

Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Iceland have joined forces and participate with a joint Nordic pavilion at EXPO 2025 Osaka, Japan, with the aim of strengthening relations with Japan and Japanese companies. Built by Rimond (I), the Nordic Pavilion is a 1,200 m2, 17 m high wooden structure that illustrates a timeless and sustainable mindset. The pavilion houses a joint Nordic exhibition, a shop, a roof terrace with a café as well as a conference room and meeting facilities.

Press Contacts

Nao Okamura
Brand&Marketing Manager, Nordic Pavilion
Tel: +46-76-539-3463