Global civil society activity in Austria

Austria, formally the Republic of Austria, is a landlocked country in Central Europe, lying in the Eastern Alps. It is a federation of nine federal states, one of which is the capital, Vienna, the most populous city and federal state. 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 83,879 km2 (32,386 sq mi) and has a population of around 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 Society for Engineering Pedagogy - Villach
International Association of Online Engineering - Vienna
International Society for Applied Ethology - Vienna
World Federation of Nuclear Medicine and Biology - Vienna
Eurasian Colorectal Technologies Association - Graz
World Lagomorph Society - Vienna
International Society of Transference-Focused Psychotherapy - Vienna
World Values Survey Association - Vienna
World Tort Law Society - Vienna
International Society of Cryosurgery - Vienna
European Society of Cardiovascular Radiology - Vienna
International Association for Veterinary Homeopathy - Vienna
European Vegetarian Union - Vienna
European Coaching Federation - Vienna
European Architectural Endoscopy Association - Vienna
International Medical Society for Applied Kinesiology - Althofen
International Society for Oral Laser Applications - Vienna
European Treatment Centers for Drug Addiction - Vienna
European Association for Accident Research and Analysis - Graz
Danube Adria Association for Automation and Manufacturing - Vienna
International Union of Professional Drivers - Vienna
European Society of Endocrine Surgeons - Vienna
Europäische Föderation für Ingenieurbiologie - Vienna
European Military Press Association - Vienna
European Association for the Advancement of Social Sciences - Vienna

View More profiles (669) 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

2027 Annual MeetingEuropean Society of Head and Neck Radiology - Innsbruck

2026 International Congress of Byzantine StudiesInternational Association for Byzantine Studies - Vienna

2026 International Conference on Operations ResearchInternational Federation of Operational Research Societies - Vienna

2026 International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical EngineeringInternational Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering - Vienna

2026 Annual MeetingEuropean Association of Plastic Surgeons - Vienna

2026 General AssemblyEuropean Geosciences Union - Vienna

2026 Annual CongressEuropean Association of Nuclear Medicine - Vienna

2025 Annual MeetingInternational Society for Mechanical Circulatory Support - Vienna

2025 CongressWorld Muscle Society - Vienna

2025 CongressEuropean Association of Neurosurgical Societies - Vienna

2025 Annual MeetingEuropean Association for the Study of Diabetes - Vienna

2025 European Congress of PathologyEuropean Society of Pathology - Vienna

View More Future Events (78) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Austria

2024 Annual Conference – European Association of Institutions of Higher Education - St Pölten
2024 NETTIES Conference – International Association for eScience - St Pölten
2024 Session – United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation - Vienna
2024 Europe Biobank Week Congress – Biobanking and BioMolecular resources Research InfrastructureEuropean, Middle Eastern and African Society for Biopreservation and Biobanking
2024 Annual Delegates Meeting – Internationally United Commercial Agents and Brokers - Vienna
2024 International Conference on Learning Representations – International Conference on Learning Representations - Vienna
2024 Conference – European Society for Sugar Technology - Vienna
2024 Annual General Assembly – Fédération internationale féline - Parndorf
2024 Danubian Psychiatric Symposium – Danubian Psychiatric Association - Vienna
2024 World Congress on Osteoarthritis – Osteoarthritis Research Society International - Vienna
2024 General Assembly – European Geosciences Union - Vienna
2024 International Sustainable Energy Conference (ISEC) – United Nations Industrial Development OrganizationEuropean Technology and Innovation Platform on Renewable Heating and Cooling
2024 International Conference on The Constructed Environment – The Constructed Environment Research Network - Vienna
2024 Meeting – European Public Choice Society - Vienna
2024 Meeting – European Public Choice Society - Vienna

View More Past Events (16426) in The International Congress Calendar

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