Building Magazine


  • Here We Go Again

    August 28, 2017 by Peter Sobchak

    I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: mega-events do little to stimulate growth, strain already-burdened budgets, and in the end rarely deliver on their promises of urban rejuvenation. Back in mid-2015 I was paranoid that Toronto — coming

  • Q&A: Bureau International des Expositions

    August 24, 2017 by Rhys Phillips

    Responses prepared by Antoine Bourdeix, Paris, France  The Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) is the intergovernmental organisation embodying the commitment of its 170 Member States to lead, promote and foster International Exhibitions. The BIE oversees four types of International Exhibitions: World Expos, Specialised Expos,