Global civil society activity in Belgium

Belgium, officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a country in Northwestern Europe. The country is bordered by the Netherlands to the north, Germany to the east, Luxembourg to the southeast, France to the southwest, and the North Sea to the northwest. It covers an area of 30,689 km2 (11,849 sq mi) and has a population of more than 11.5 million, making it the 22nd most densely populated country in the world and the 6th most densely populated country in Europe, with a density of 376 per square kilometre (970/sq mi). The capital and largest city is Brussels; other major cities are Antwerp, Ghent, Charleroi, Liège, Bruges, Namur, and Leuven.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

Top 10 over 20 years

Belgium is ranked #3 over a 20 year period,
with 13647 meetings since 1999.

Top 10 in 2019

Belgium is ranked #2 in 2019, with 1090 meetings.

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Organizations based in Belgium

International Co-operative Alliance - Brussels
World Veterinary Association - Brussels
International Diabetes Federation - Brussels
International Pragmatics Association - Antwerp
Education International - Brussels
International Federation of Landscape Architects - Brussels
Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition - Brussels
International Customs Tariffs Bureau - Brussels
International Union for Housing Finance - Brussels
International Society for Criminology - Leuven
International Life Saving Federation - Leuven
FIDI Global Alliance - Zaventem
International Association of Sedimentologists - Ghent
International Society for Military Law and the Law of War - Brussels
International Society for Horticultural Science - Korbeek-Lo
PIANC - Brussels
International Society of Nephrology - Brussels
International Council for Laboratory Animal Science - Brussels
World Organization of Workers - Brussels
International Association of Young Lawyers - Brussels
Service Civil International - Antwerp
International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology - Brussels
Conseil international du sport militaire - Brussels
World Federation of Investors - Ghent
International Association for Mathematics and Computers in Simulation - St-Genesius-Rode

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Future Events in Belgium

2028 Annual CongressInternational Union of Marine Insurance - St-Genesius-Rode

2024 Annual MeetingMeteoritical Society - Brussels

2024 World Cocoa ConferenceInternational Cocoa Organization - Brussels

2024 Annual MeetingEuropean Eye Bank Association - Antwerp

2024 Annual MeetingEuropean Academy of Childhood Disability - Bruges

2024 European Conference on SLEEuropean Lupus Society - Bruges

2023 Associations Round Table - EuropeUnion of International Associations - Brussels

2023 Annual CongressEuropean Society of Gene and Cell Therapy - Brussels

2023 CongrèsSociété Francophone de Néphrologie Dialyse et Transplantation - Liège

2023 European Congress on Assertive OutreachEuropean Assertive Outreach Foundation - Leuven

2023 Annual WorkshopEuropean Helicobacter and Microbiota Study Group - Antwerp

2023 European Regional CongressInternational Society for Labour and Social Security Law - Ghent

2023 Internationale OrgeltagungGesellschaft der Orgelfreunde - Antwerp

2023 International Pragmatics ConferenceInternational Pragmatics Association - Brussels

2023 CongressEuropean Association for Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology - Bruges

View More Future Events (63) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Belgium

2022 ESC Congress – European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health - Ghent
2022 Annual General Meeting – International Veteran Cycle Association - Ostend
2022 Congress – European Business and Innovation Centre Network - Brussels
2022 Associations Round Table - Europe – Union of International Associations - Brussels
2022 General Assembly – Bureau of European Design Associations - Brussels
2022 Annual Sales Meeting – Insurope - Brussels
2022 TechNet Annual Conference – Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association International - Brussels
2022 Congress – Association internationale de recherche scientifique en faveur des personnes handicapées mentales - Mons
2022 Symposium – International Symposium on Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis - Ghent
2022 Half-Yearly Assembly – European Union of General Practitioners / Family Physicians - Brussels
2022 Conference / Business Conference – European Machine Vision Association - Brussels
2022 CFE Forum – CFE Tax Advisers Europe - Brussels
2022 Conference on European Advanced Studies (IDEAS) – Institut d'études européennes, ULB - Brussels
2022 European Direct Selling Conference – European Direct Selling Association - Brussels
2022 International Symposium on Objective Measures in Auditory Implants – International Symposium on Objective Measures in Auditory Implants - Antwerp

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