Global civil society activity in Canada

Canada is a country in the northern part of 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.

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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.

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Palais des congrès de Montréal


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Tourism Toronto


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Tourisme Montréal


Organizations based in Canada

World Blind Union - Toronto ON
International Union of Food Science and Technology - Guelph ON
International Association of Agricultural Economists - Toronto ON
International Civil Aviation Organization - Montréal QC
International Actuarial Association - Ottawa ON
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 Political Science Association - Montréal QC
International Association for Educational and Vocational Guidance - Ottawa ON
Disabled Peoples' International - Ottawa ON
Société Internationale d'Urologie - Montréal QC
World Federation of Chiropractic - Toronto ON
World Small Animal Veterinary Association - Dundas ON
International Society of Limnology - Montréal QC
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 Society for Fibrinolysis and Proteolysis - Hamilton ON
International Federation of Adapted Physical Activity - Calgary AB
International Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication - Toronto ON

View More profiles (1104) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Canada

2032 World contestWorld Ploughing Organization - Toronto ON

2027 Annual CongressLiga Medicorum Homoeopathica Internationalis - Toronto ON

2026 Annual MeetingAmerican Society of Human Genetics - Vancouver

2026 Biennial SymposiumJoint IUBMB-IUPAC International Carbohydrate Organization - Vancouver

2025 Quinquennial International MeetingAlcoholics Anonymous World Services - Vancouver

2024 Annual MeetingInternational Society of Electrochemistry - Montréal

2023 World CongressInternational Positive Psychology Association - Vancouver BC

2023 CongressInternational Council of NursesCanadian Nurses Association

2023 Annual MeetingInternational Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine - Toronto

2023 Annual ConferenceInternational Communication Association - Toronto

2023 Annual ConventionInternational Studies Association - Montréal

2023 Annual MeetingInternational Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis - Montréal

2023 Annual CongressInternational Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis - Montréal

2023 Annual CongressInternational Federation of Agricultural Journalists - Montréal

2023 Triennial CongressWorld Petroleum Council - Calgary

View More Future Events (111) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Canada

2020 Meeting – International Actuarial Association - Ottawa
2020 Conference – International Committee for the Study of Bauxite, Alumina and Aluminium - Ottawa
2020 Annual Conference – Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams - Montréal
2020 Annual Meeting – International Society of Addiction Medicine - Victoria
2020 Holistic approach to health and wellness through physical activity – International Society for Physical Activity and Health - Vancouver
2020 Annual Meeting – Cereals and Grains Association - Calgary
2020 Annual meeting – Society for Ethnomusicology - Ottawa
2020 Global Forum on Health Promotion – Canadian Society for International HealthAlliance for Health Promotion
2020 Annual Meeting – International Society for Psychophysics - Ottawa
2020 Conference – International Writing Centers Association - Vancouver
2020 International Symposium on Electronic Art – ISEA International - Montréal
2020 International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers - Toronto
2020 Congress – Société Internationale d'Urologie - Montréal
2020 Annual Meeting – Society for Psychophysiological Research - Vancouver
2020 Co-designing for health and wellbeing with individuals and communities – International Foundation for Integrated Care - Toronto

View More Past Events (13113) in The International Congress Calendar

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