Global civil society activity in Australia

Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands. It is the largest country in Oceania and the world's sixth-largest country by total area. Its population of nearly 26 million is highly urbanised and heavily concentrated on the eastern seaboard. Australia's capital is Canberra, and its largest city is Sydney. The country's other major metropolitan areas are Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, and Adelaide.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

Top 25 over 20 years

Australia is ranked #15 over a 20 year period,
with 6347 meetings since 1999.

Top 10 in Top 25 in 2019

Australia is ranked #18 in 2019, with 241 meetings.

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Organizations based in Australia

International Phonetic Association - Mount Gravatt QLD
International Union of Phlebology - Chatswood NSW
International Federation of Audit Bureaux of Certification - Sydney NSW
International Union of Societies for Biomaterials Science and Engineering - Clayton VIC
World Cat Congress - Beechmont QLD
International Association of Women Philosophers - Parkville VIC
Imaging and Perimetric Society - Melbourne VIC
Indo-Pacific Prehistory Association - Acton ACT
International Avocado Society - Woolloongabba QLD
Cystic Fibrosis Worldwide - North Ryde NSW
World Deaf Golf Federation - Mitcham VIC
World Federation of Merino Breeders - Condobolin NSW
International Association for Adolescent Health - Melbourne VIC
International Society of Business, Economics and Ethics - Adelaide SA
International Abilympic Federation - Perth WA
World Society of Victimology - Holden Hill SA
International Council on Alcohol, Drugs and Traffic Safety - Melbourne VIC
International Union for the Study of Social Insects - Sydney NSW
Global CCS Institute - Melbourne VIC
International Employment Relations Association - Lane Cove NSW
International Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand - St Leonards NSW
International Genetics Federation - Parkville VIC
International Association of Forensic Linguists - Melbourne VIC
International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics - Callaghan NSW
International Federation of Rock Art Organizations - Caulfield VIC

View More profiles (845) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Australia

2034 Biennial SymposiumJoint IUBMB-IUPAC International Carbohydrate Organization - Caulfield VIC

2028 International Geographical CongressInternational Geographical Union - Melbourne

2027 CongressInternational Numismatic Council - Melbourne

2025 Annual CongressInternational Fiscal Association - Melbourne VIC

2025 Quadrennial International MeetingWorld Federation of Neuroscience Nurses - Darwin NT

2024 Biennial CongressInternational Menopause Society - Melbourne VIC

2024 World CongressDown Syndrome International - Brisbane QLD

2024 International Mass Spectrometry ConferenceInternational Mass Spectrometry Foundation - Melbourne VIC

2024 Asia Pacific Microscopy Conference (APMC 2024)Committee of Asia/Pacific Societies for Microscopy - Brisbane QLD

2023 Biennial CongressSociety for Marine Mammalogy - Perth

2023 Triennial CongressInternational Association of Forensic Sciences - Sydney NSW

2023 World Conference on Family MedicineWorld Organization of Family Doctors - Sydney NSW

2023 Asia Pacific Marine Biotechnology ConferenceAsian-Pacific Society of Marine Biotechnology - Adelaide SA

2023 World CongressInternational Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders - Melbourne VIC

2023 Scientific MeetingAustralasian Society for Breast Disease - Adelaide SA

View More Future Events (154) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Australia

2021 Congress – Royal Australasian College of Physicians - Melbourne VIC
2021 International Conference on Shellfish Restoration – International Conference on Shellfish Restoration - Nelson Bay NSW
2021 Meeting – Federation of Neurogastroenterology and MotilityAustralasian Neurogastroenterology and Motility Association
2021 ITS innovation creating liveable communities – ITS Asia-Pacific - Brisbane QLD
2021 World Congress for Hair Research – European Hair Research Society - Melbourne
2021 Annual Meeting – Australasian College of Dermatologists - Rhodes NSW
2021 Forum – World Angus Secretariat - Sydney
2021 Annual Meeting – Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases - Melbourne VIC
2021 Sharing solutions in occupational health - locally, regionally, globally – International Commission on Occupational Health - Melbourne
2021 Meeting of Partners – East Asian - Australasian Flyway Partnership - Brisbane
2021 Biennial Congress – International Association for Women's Mental Health - Melbourne
2021 APRICOT : Asia Pacific Regional Internet Conference on Operational Technologies – Asia Pacific Network Operators Group - Milton QLD
2021 Annual Conference – Australasian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society - Sydney NSW
2021 Global Botanic Gardens Congress – Botanic Gardens Conservation International - Melbourne
2021 Symposium – International Neurotrauma Society - Melbourne VIC

View More Past Events (11678) in The International Congress Calendar

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