On August 14th, 2013 were exhibited projects from the international architectural competition for the design of the “Future Energy” EXPO 2017 in Astana. The project proposition “Energy of
Tengri, Roots of Future” of Arte Charpentier Architects was part of the exhibition. The project was developped together with Vinci Grands Projets, EFT , ERDF , Elithis and Bordas+Peiro.
About 50 architects worldwide (Austria, Australia, United Kingdom, Germany, Spain, Italy, Canada , China, United States, Netherlands , Korea, Russia, Portugal, Norway , Turkey, Tunisia, Japan, France , Ukraine and Kazakhstan ) presented their vision for the Astana Expo 2017 and its symbolic exhibition hall.The projects were analyzed under the direction of renowned economist Jeremy Rifkin at the origin of the concept of the “third industrial revolution” and President of the American Foundation of Economic Trends. The jury was composed of eminent architects and experts in the field of sustainable development and energy efficiency.