EXPOs has been organized at international level for many years. However, recently it formed the agenda in Turkey. EXPOs are very important opportunities for the promotion of a country. In addition, these organizations contribute to the economic, social and cultural development of countries. The aim of this research, which is considered as theoretically, is to contribute to the related literature and advice to the organization officials for future EXPO activities. As a result of the literature review, it is seen that there is very limited academic knowledge about EXPOs. Considering the benefits of the EXPOs to host countries, this study is considered to be important for contributing to the information in the literature and for presenting different perspectives to host country officials for a successful organization. As a result, according to the information obtained from the literature; Before the EXPO, analyzing the strengths and weaknesses (SWOT) of the city, establishing an inter-institutional communication network, raising the awareness of the people for support and providing training to the related persons to increase the service quality, are considered as the most important factors for a successful organization.
EXPO, Turkey, Antalya, Hatay, Kahramanmaraş