2030 (MMXXX) will be a
common year starting on Tuesdayof the Gregorian calendar.
Predicted and scheduled events
FIFA's World Cup will have its 24th edition, 100 years after the first one. Uruguayis often mentioned as a possible host for this edition, because it hosted the inaugural edition in 1930and there is even a project called Uruguay 2030but, so far, no countries have yet officially offered to host the tournament.
*The Games of the XXVI Winter Olympics will be held.
*The European Space Agency hopes to land humans on
Marsbetween 2030 and 2035.
November 5: United Statescongressional elections.
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agencywill construct a manned lunar base. [ [http://www.moondaily.com/reports/Japan_Plans_Moon_Base_By_2030_999.html Japan Plans Moon Base By 2030 ] ]
*World population will reach 8.2 billion people.cite web|title=World Population|url=http://www.census.gov/ipc/www/idb/worldpopinfo.html]
New Zealandcars will be hybrid, bio-fuel, or electric.
joint venturepartnership between Volkswagen Group Chinaand Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporationis due to end.
NASA Neptune Orbitermission to Neptune
*Assuming no further changes in the
United States copyright law, " Little House on the Prairie", by Laura Ingalls Wilder, and the song " Happy Birthday to You", by Patty Hilland Mildred J. Hill, will enter the public domain.
References to 2030 in fiction
Computer and video games
* Set in 2030:
** "" (1999)
** "" (2004)
Back to the Future Part II" (1989): In the first timeline of the future, Marty McFly Jr.is released from prison.
* "Theodore Rex"
* "The Time Machine" (2002): Time traveller Alexander Hartdegen stops in this year 2030 where he talks to a
holographic, artificial-intelligence librariancalled Vox. Also in this year mining is occurring on the Moonfor the development of lunar homes.
* "The Kid" (2000): At the end of the movie where the main character finds his 70 year old self, but differing to other movies there were no changes in anything that was seen (planes, dinners and clothing).
* "Click" (2006): A man named Michael used his remote control where he kept fast forwarding into the future. Eventually, he arrived at his son's wedding in 2030.
* Set in 2030:
2030 CE" (2002-2003)
** "Century City" (2004)
** "" (2002–2003)
How I Met Your Mother" (2005–present): Specifically, the framing sequences with the 52-year-old Ted.
The Simpsonsepisode " Bart to the Future"
Phil of the Future" episode: The Giggle — Keely is seen twice as a beautiful news reporter and then as an overweight woman who is obsessed with cats.
Race to Mars", a television miniseries postulating how the first human mission to Mars may unfold.
Star Trek": Zefram Cochrane, the inventor of warp drive, is born.
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.