Global civil society activity in Canada

Canada is a country in North America. Its ten provinces and three territories extend from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean, covering 9.98 million square kilometres, making it the world's second-largest country by total area. Its southern and western border with the United States, stretching 8,891 kilometres (5,525 mi), is the world's longest bi-national land border. Canada's capital is Ottawa, and its three largest metropolitan areas are Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver.

– syndicated content from Wikipedia

Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

Top 25 over 20 years

Canada is ranked #14 over a 20 year period,
with 6746 meetings since 1999.

Top 10 in Top 25 in 2019

Canada is ranked #15 in 2019, with 257 meetings.

Local UIA Partner

Palais des congrès de Montréal


Local UIA Partner

Tourism Toronto


Local UIA Partner

Tourisme Montréal


Organizations based in Canada

World Association for Christian Communication - Toronto ON
International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology - Winnipeg MB
Deafblind International - Paris ON
International Federation of Air Line Pilots' Associations - Montréal QC
World Federation of Hemophilia - Montréal QC
International Association for Educational and Vocational Guidance - Ottawa ON
Airports Council International - Montréal QC
Disabled Peoples' International - Ottawa ON
International Federation of Air Traffic Controllers' Associations - Montréal QC
International Federation of Biosafety Associations - Ottawa ON
International Society of Sport Psychology - Sudbury ON
ICASO - Toronto ON
Commonwealth Association for Public Administration and Management - Ottawa ON
International Congress on Fracture - Vancouver BC
Commonwealth Journalists Association - Toronto ON
International Bridge Press Association - Kingston ON
World Confederation of Productivity Science - Montréal QC
Dance and the Child International - Toronto ON
International Society for the Reform of Criminal Law - Vancouver BC
International Rope Skipping Federation - Québec QC
Association Internationale de Pédagogie Universitaire - Sherbrooke QC
International Orthoptic Association - Halifax NS
Association for Commonwealth Literature and Language Studies - Thunder Bay ON
International Society for Developmental Neuroscience - Montréal QC
International Association of Consulting Actuaries - Ottawa ON

View More profiles (1097) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Canada

2032 World ContestWorld Ploughing Organization - Ottawa ON

2027 Annual CongressLiga Medicorum Homoeopathica Internationalis - Ottawa ON

2026 Annual MeetingAmerican Society of Human Genetics - Vancouver BC

2026 Biennial SymposiumJoint IUBMB-IUPAC International Carbohydrate Organization - Vancouver BC

2026 International Snow Science Workshop (ISSW)International Snow Science Workshop - Vancouver BC

2025 Quinquennial International MeetingAlcoholics Anonymous World Services - Vancouver BC

2025 International Congress on Shoulder and Elbow Surgery (ICSES)International Board of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery - Vancouver BC

2024 Annual MeetingInternational Society of Electrochemistry - Montréal QC

2024 World CongressWorld Association for Medical Law - Toronto ON

2024 International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular BiologyInternational Society for Computational Biology - Montréal QC

2024 Quadrennial ConferenceInternational Permafrost Association - Whitehorse YT

2024 World Congress for NeuroRehabilitation (WCNR)World Federation for NeuroRehabilitation - Vancouver BC

2023 Enlighten Americas ConferenceInternational Association of Lighting Designers - Banff AB

2023 Annual MeetingInternational Association of Movers - Toronto ON

2023 Annual Scientific MeetingInternational Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery - Toronto ON

View More Future Events (140) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Canada

2021 Triennial Convention – International Federation of Magic Societies - Québec QC
2021 Triennial Congress – World Association of Theoretical and Computational Chemists - Vancouver BC
2021 Triennial Congress – International Association for Group Psychotherapy and Group Processes - Vancouver BC
2021 Joint Congress on Stuttering and Cluttering – International Stuttering AssociationInternational Fluency AssociationInternational Cluttering Association
2021 Biennial Congress – International Psychoanalytical Association - Vancouver BC
2021 Computational Complexity Conference – Computational Complexity Foundation - Toronto ON
2021 Congress – International Psychoanalytical Studies Organization - Vancouver BC
2021 MARSS : International Conference on Manipulation, Automation and Robotics at Small Scales – Institute of Electrical and Electronics EngineersInternational Conference on Manipulation, Automation and Robotics at Small Scales
2021 Congress – International Geostatistical Congress - Toronto ON
2021 Conference – Dance and the Child International - Toronto ON
2021 NUMISHEET: International Conference on Numerical Simulation of 3D Sheet Metal Forming Processes – International Conference and Workshop on Numerical Simulation of 3D Sheet Metal Forming Processes - Toronto ON
2021 Annual Conference – International Cultic Studies Association - Montréal QC
2021 International Conference – International Association for the Psychology of Language Learning - Sydney NS
2021 Biennial Conference – International Society for the Empirical Study of Literature - Edmonton AB
2021 World Hydrogen Technologies Convention (WHTC) – International Association for Hydrogen Energy - Montréal QC

View More Past Events (13358) in The International Congress Calendar

You are viewing a country profile from the UIA's Global Civil Society Database.
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
Terms of Use

UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.

Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.

UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.

* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.