Global civil society activity in Austria

The Republic of Austria, commonly just Austria, is a country in the southern part of Central Europe, lying in the Eastern Alps. It is a federation of nine states, one of which is the capital, Vienna, the most populous city and state. A landlocked country, Austria is bordered by Germany to the northwest, the Czech Republic to the north, Slovakia to the northeast, Hungary to the east, Slovenia and Italy to the south, and Switzerland and Liechtenstein to the west. The country occupies an area of 83,871 km2 (32,383 sq mi) and has a population of 9 million.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

Top 25 over 20 years

Austria is ranked #11 over a 20 year period,
with 7796 meetings since 2001.

Top 10 in 2021

Austria is ranked #7 in 2021, with 226 meetings.

Local UIA Partner

Vienna Convention Bureau


Vienna is a worldwide leading destination for hosting association congresses and has been named the most liveable city by Mercer Quality of Living Survey.

It is easy to plan a convention in Vienna: a compact, walkable, green and safe city! It offers a unique blend of historical charm and vibrancy. Vienna is centrally located, with direct flying time from any European capital city within three hours. The Vienna International Airport is located only  20 minutes driving from the city center - even only 16 minutes by the City Airport Train CAT and offers one of the best public transporation systems worldwide.

Vienna offers 3 different convention centers, more than 400 hotels (over 80 hotels with meeting facilities) and over 150 different venues from historic to modern.

The Vienna Convention Bureau is your neutral partner in Vienna. All of the Vienna Convention Bureau services are free of charge and we are officially licensed to certify your meeting as “Green Meeting” (Austrian Eco Label).

We ...
■ present you the numerous event locations and help you choose the perfect location for your event in Vienna
■ reserve the required hotel room allocations for your event
■ put you in contact with the local service providers
■ prepare your detailed bid and presentation materials – digital or printed
■ arrange site inspections tailored to your requirements
■ provide you and your delegates with promotional material such as brochures, videos, digital pictures and city maps
■ certify your meeting as "Green Meeting" (Austrian Eco Label)
■ publicize your event in the online Vienna convention calendar
■ offer all our services free of charge

Organizations based in Austria

International Federation for Modern Languages and Literatures - Vienna
International Union of Forest Research Organizations - Vienna
International Federation for Information Processing - Laxenburg
Interski International - St Anton am Arlberg
United Nations Industrial Development Organization - Vienna
International Association for Commodity Science and Technology - Vienna
International Society for Engineering Pedagogy - Villach
International Association of Sanskrit Studies - Innsbruck
International Association of Online Engineering - Vienna
International Society of Invertebrate Reproduction and Development - Vienna
World Billiards Union - Vienna
International Society for Applied Ethology - Vienna
International Society for Contemporary Music - Vienna
Collegium Internationale Neuropsychopharmacologicum - Vienna
World Federation of Nuclear Medicine and Biology - Vienna
International Union for Vacuum Science, Technique and Applications - Vienna
DEBRA International - Vienna
International Naturist Federation - Hörsching
World Dance Council - Marchtrenk
Eurasian Colorectal Technologies Association - Graz
World Martial Arts Committee - Bregenz
Global Allergy and Airways Patient Platform - Vienna
World Lagomorph Society - Vienna
International Society of Transference-Focused Psychotherapy - Vienna
World Values Survey Association - Vienna

View More profiles (675) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Austria

2033 World ContestWorld Ploughing Organization - Vienna

2028 CongressEuropean Association of Dermato-Oncology - Vienna

2027 Annual CongressEuropean Orthodontic Society - Innsbruck

2026 Annual CongressEuropean Association of Nuclear Medicine - Vienna

2025 Triennial World CongressWorld Council for Psychotherapy - Vienna

2025 CongressInternational Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres - Salzburg

2025 Annual CongressEuropean Society of Human Genetics - Vienna

2025 CongressEuropean Federation of Audiology Societies - Vienna

2024 Internationale OrgeltagungGesellschaft der Orgelfreunde - Vienna

2024 International Conference on Machine LearningInternational Machine Learning Society - Vienna

2024 Forum of NeuroscienceFederation of European Neuroscience Societies - Vienna

2024 General AssemblyEuropean Geosciences Union - Vienna

2024 Resource Efficient Vehicles Conference - Graz

2023 ISRM International Congress on Rock MechanicsInternational Society for Rock Mechanics - Salzburg

2023 World Congress of PsychiatryWorld Psychiatric Association - Vienna

View More Future Events (35) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Austria

2022 Annual Conference – Re-Use and Recycling European Union Social Enterprises - Vienna
2022 Joint Congress – European Asphalt Pavement AssociationEuropean Bitumen Association
2022 International Conference on Urban Planning and Regional Development in the Information Society – Competence Center of Urban and Regional Planning - Vienna
2022 Meeting – International Centre for Archival Research - St Pölten
2022 Parliaments and the General Data Protection – European Centre for Parliamentary Research and Documentation - Vienna
2022 ISPOR Europe Conference – International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research - Vienna
2022 Biennial Conference – International Society of Transference-Focused Psychotherapy - Innsbruck
2022 Congress – Union sportive des polices d'Europe - Vienna
2022 General Meeting – European Metropolitan Transport Authorities - Vienna
2022 Conference – Société internationale pour l'enseignement commercial - Vienna
2022 Symposium – The Organization for Professionals in Regulatory Affairs - Vienna
2022 IPS User Forum 2022 – Aerospace and Defence Industries Association of Europe - Vienna
2022 ECNP Congress – European College of Neuropsychopharmacology - Vienna
2022 Conference – Association of European Vehicle Logistics - Vienna
2022 International conference of European of Producer Organisations – International Conference of Producer Organisations - Weiz

View More Past Events (15644) in The International Congress Calendar

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