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, though 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 #14 over a 20 year period,
with 5927 meetings since 1998.

Top 25 in 2018

Australia is ranked #15 in 2018, with 218 meetings.

Local UIA Partner

Adelaide Convention Centre


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Organizations based in Australia

Deafblind International - Camberwell VIC
International Society for Music Education - Malvern VIC
Fédération Internationale de Chiropratique du Sport - Weston Creek ACT
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 - St Kilda VIC
Imaging and Perimetric Society - Melbourne VIC
Indo-Pacific Prehistory Association - Acton ACT
International Avocado Society - Woolloongabba QLD
International Association of Bioethics - Sydney NSW
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 Council on Pastoral Care and Counselling - Kensington 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
International Council on Alcohol, Drugs and Traffic Safety - Melbourne VIC
International Employment Relations Association - Lane Cove NSW

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

Future Events in Australia

2034 Biennial SymposiumJoint IUBMB-IUPAC International Carbohydrate Organization - Lane Cove NSW

2027 CongressInternational Numismatic Council - Melbourne

2024 Annual CongressInternational Fiscal Association - Melbourne

2023 Quinquennial CongressInternational Federation of Philosophical Societies - Melbourne

2023 Annual ConventionRotary International - Melbourne

2023 World CongressInternational Committee of Military Medicine - Melbourne

2023 Annual General MeetingInternational Veteran Cycle Association - Melbourne

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

2022 Quadrennial CongressAssociation Internationale de Droit des Assurances - Melbourne

2022 Innovate and integrateInternational Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Physical Therapists - Melbourne

2022 Resurgent authoritarianism - sociology of new entanglements of religions, politics, and economiesInternational Sociological Association - Melbourne

2022 Triennial ConferenceInternational Association of University Professors of English - Sydney

2022 Biennial International ConferenceInternational Society for Music Education - Brisbane

2022 Annual International Conference on Emergency MedicineInternational Federation for Emergency Medicine - Melbourne

2022 Quadrennial CongressInternational Actuarial Association - Sydney

View More Future Events (95) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Australia

2020 Annual Meeting – Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases - Melbourne
2020 Biennial Conference – Discourse-Pragmatic Variation and Change Research Network - Melbourne
2020 Conference – Australasian Lymphology Association - Hobart
2020 ITS innovation creating liveable communities – ITS Asia-Pacific - Brisbane
2020 Annual Symposium – International Society for Laboratory Hematology - Melbourne
2020 Annual Conference – International Society of Franchising - Noosa Heads
2020 Annual Meeting – Australasian College of Dermatologists - Adelaide
2020 CORE : Biennial International Conference on Railway Engineering – Railway Technical Society of Australasia - Perth
2020 Congress – Royal Australasian College of Physicians - Melbourne
2020 Biennial Conference – Australasian Cave and Karst Management Association - Melbourne
2020 Annual Conference – Australasian Musculoskeletal Imaging Group - Sydney
2020 Exploring feelings of belonging, displacement and loss during times of turmoil – International Psychoanalytical Association - Sydney
2020 Annual Meeting – International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spinal - Melbourne
2020 Annual Meeting – International Serum Industry Association - Brisbane
2020 Annual Meeting – International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine - Sydney

View More Past Events (11337) in The International Congress Calendar

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