Global civil society activity in Austria

Austria, officially the Republic of Austria, is a landlocked country in 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. 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 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
DEBRA International - Vienna
World Dance Council - Marchtrenk
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 Head and Neck Radiology - Vienna
PRO SILVA - Feldkirchen in Kärnten
European Society of Cardiovascular Radiology - Vienna
European Society of Human Genetics - 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 Council of Landscape Architecture Schools - Vienna
European Association for Accident Research and Analysis - Graz

View More profiles (677) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Austria

2033 World ContestWorld Ploughing Organization - Graz

2028 CongressEuropean Association of Dermato-Oncology - Vienna

2027 Annual CongressEuropean Orthodontic Society - Innsbruck

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

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

2026 Annual CongressEuropean Association of Nuclear Medicine - Vienna

2025 CongressWorld Muscle Society - Vienna

2025 CongressEuropean Association of Neurosurgical Societies - Vienna

2025 CongressInternationale Vereinigung für Germanistik - Graz

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 Triennial CongressEuropean Federation of Periodontology - Vienna

2025 CongressEuropean Federation of Audiology Societies - Vienna

2024 European BioEnergetics Conference (EBEC)European BioEnergetics Conference - Innsbruck

View More Future Events (57) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Austria

2023 Congress. – AEA - International Lawyers Network - Vienna
2023 General Assembly and Congress – International Commission for Driver Testing - Vienna
2023 Regular session – United Nations Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice - Vienna
2023 Annual Meeting – European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition - Vienna
2023 Annual Congress – European SocieTy for Radiotherapy and Oncology - Vienna
2023 Conference on Maintenance of Wind Power Plants – VGB PowerTech - Vienna
2023 A Speech to Europe – ERSTE FoundationInstitut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen
2023 International Conference – European Investment Casters' Federation - Bregenz
2023 International Round Table – International Progress Organization - Vienna
2023 Annual Congress – Internationale Gesellschaft für Logotherapie und Existenzanalyse - Vienna
2023 Annual Meeting – German Speaking Association for Infant Mental Health - Salzburg
2023 Advancing the Concept of Essential Mountain Climate Variables (EMCVs) – Mountain Research Initiative - Vienna
2023 Digital Media Europe Conference – World Association of News Publishers - Vienna
2023 International Conference – International Artist Managers' Association - Vienna
2023 Congress – SAFEX International - Salzburg

View More Past Events (15934) in The International Congress Calendar

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