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. The population of 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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Adelaide Convention Centre


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Organizations based in Australia

International Mycological Association - Westmead NSW
International Prison Chaplains' Association - Maitland NSW
World Federation of Parasitologists - Churchill VIC
International Society for Music Education - Malvern VIC
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
Commonwealth Council for Educational Administration and Management - Springwood NSW
International Council of Medical Acupuncture and Related Techniques - Gold Coast QLD
World Federation of Merino Breeders - Condobolin NSW
International Society on Toxinology - Adelaide SA
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
LAWASIA - Law Association for Asia and the Pacific - Sydney NSW
International Council on Alcohol, Drugs and Traffic Safety - Melbourne VIC

View More profiles (852) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Australia

2034 Biennial SymposiumJoint IUBMB-IUPAC International Carbohydrate Organization - Melbourne 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

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 Quinquennial CongressInternational Federation of Philosophical Societies - Melbourne

2023 Quadrennial CongressAsia-Oceania Association of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Societies - Brisbane QLD

2023 Annual General MeetingInternational Veteran Cycle Association - Brisbane QLD

2023 Annual ConventionRotary International - Melbourne

View More Future Events (134) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Australia

2020 Asia Conference on International Innovative Smart Grid Technologies – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers - Perth
2020 Conference – Australasian Association of Bioethics and Health Law - Hobart TAS
2020 World Congress – International Allelopathy Society - Canberra
2020 Biennial Congress – International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect - Adelaide
2020 Conference – Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and Other Drugs - Brisbane
2020 International Congress – International Society of Arthroplasty Registers - Adelaide SA
2020 Biennial World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion – World Health Organization - Adelaide
2020 Triennial Conference – World Indigenous Peoples Conference on Education - Adelaide
2020 Annual Scientific Meeting – Australasian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine - Sydney
2020 Meeting – International Population Data Linkage Network - Adelaide
2020 Annual Meeting – Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources - Hobart TAS
2020 Annual Meeting – Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources - Hobart TAS
2020 Biennial Conference – Council of Australasian Weed Societies - Adelaide
2020 Biennial International Conference on Stillbirth, SIDS and Baby Survival – International Society for the Study and Prevention of Perinatal and Infant DeathInternational Stillbirth Alliance
2020 Biennial Congress – International Pediatric Sleep Association - Brisbane

View More Past Events (11523) in The International Congress Calendar

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