Global civil society activity in Australia

Australia, officially known as 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 2019

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

Local UIA Partner

Adelaide Convention Centre


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Organizations based in Australia

International Mycological Association - Westmead NSW
World Federation of Parasitologists - Churchill 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 Association of Biological Oceanography - Hobart TAS
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
International Association of Civil Aviation Chaplains - Melbourne VIC

View More profiles (853) 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 Quadrennial International MeetingWorld Federation of Neuroscience Nurses - Darwin NT

2024 Annual CongressInternational Fiscal Association - Melbourne

2023 Biennial CongressSociety for Marine Mammalogy - Perth

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

2023 Quinquennial CongressInternational Federation of Philosophical Societies - Melbourne

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

2023 Annual General MeetingInternational Veteran Cycle Association - Brisbane

2023 Annual ConventionRotary International - Melbourne

2023 World CongressInternational Committee of Military Medicine - Melbourne

2022 International Congress of Clinical NeurophysiologyInternational Federation of Clinical NeurophysiologyAustralian New Zealand Association of Neurologists

2022 World Conference on Family MedicineWorld Organization of Family Doctors - Sydney NSW

2022 Triennial CongressAsian-Pacific Federation of Clinical Biochemistry - Sydney

View More Future Events (112) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Australia

2020 International Executive Council Meeting – International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage - Sydney
2020 Annual Conference – Australasian Research Management Society - Perth
2020 Australasian Sexual Health Conference – Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health MedicineAustralasian Sexual Health Alliance
2020 Triennial Congress – International Association of Forensic Sciences - Sydney
2020 Australasian Road Safety Conference – Australasian College of Road Safety - Melbourne
2020 International Conference on Coastal Engineering – International Conference on Coastal Engineering - Sydney
2020 Congress – International Epidemiological Association - Melbourne
2020 Annual Conference – Knowledge Commercialisation Australasia - Gold Coast
2020 Conference – Stroke Society of Australasia - Perth
2020 International Symposium – International Map Collectors' Society - Sydney
2020 ICUD : Triennial International Conference on Urban Drainage – International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and ResearchInternational Water AssociationJoint Committee of IAHR and IAW on Urban Drainage
2020 Annual Scientific Meeting – Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy - Perth
2020 Annual Scientific Meeting – Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology - Hobart
2020 Scientific Assembly – Committee on Space Research - Sydney
2020 Social justice - the unfinished journey – International Federation of Settlements and Neighbourhood Centres - Sydney

View More Past Events (11452) in The International Congress Calendar

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