Global civil society activity in Germany

Germany, officially the Federal Republic of Germany, is a country in Central Europe. It is the second-most populous country in Europe after Russia, and the most populous member state of the European Union. Germany is situated between the Baltic and North seas to the north, and the Alps to the south. Its 16 constituent states are bordered by Denmark to the north, Poland and the Czech Republic to the east, Austria and Switzerland to the south, and France, Luxembourg, Belgium, and the Netherlands to the west. The nation's capital and most populous city is Berlin and its main financial centre is Frankfurt; the largest urban area is the Ruhr.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

Top 10 over 20 years

Germany is ranked #5 over a 20 year period,
with 10719 meetings since 2001.

Top 10 in 2021

Germany is ranked #8 in 2021, with 220 meetings.

Local UIA Partner

Munich Tourist Office


Welcome to Munich!

You will encounter the traditional charm of Bavaria and a rich cultural heritage with museums, parks, palaces, churches and the magic of days gone by combined with modern architecture. Munich – a city of art and culture catering from a variety of tastes with its outstanding historical buildings, more than 60 famous theatres as well as 49 museums and collections.

360 different event locations offer a wide range of options to organize congresses, symposia, incentives and events within an exceptional and uniquely customized framework: the possibilities range from the Olympic Stadium to festive brewery halls, from renowned congress hotels, the Hubertus Hall in Nymphenburg Castle, several facilities within the Royal Residence and the famous Deutsches Museum to the state-of-the-art congress center.

The International Congress Center München – ICM - is the most modern conference facility in Europe. With 19 halls – totaling an overall capacity of 6,500 seats the ICM presents an optimal space for large events. The ICM is integrated into the Neue Messe München (New Munich Trade Fair Center) as is the MOC Veranstaltungscenter München that is located in Munich-Freimann. The MOC offers a large exhibition space, conference and seminar rooms and more than 60 units that can be customized to the specific requirements of an event.

Local UIA Partner

Hamburg Convention Bureau


The Hamburg Convention Bureau (HCB) is Hamburg’s official, non-partisan agency for marketing Hamburg as a destination. Its Conventions unit comprises experienced experts who will navigate you through all planning stages. HCB is well acquainted with the local industry, and will support you in achieving your objectives as swiftly as possible.


Conference bidding

Provides advice from the early stages of the bidding process, which enables HCB to help you compile a bid book and jointly identify services and facilities suited to meeting the requirements specified by the organiser.

Accommodation capacity

For events with a large number of participants, HCB can assist you in securing hotel accommodation. They take care of contacting partner hotels and enquiring about room capacity during the desired event period.

Location scouting

Thanks to HCB's extensive network they can assist you in finding suitable conference facilities and locations and in providing you with a choice of options for your event. As an independent point of contact they can swiftly refer you to relevant contact persons.


HCB organises inspection tours upon request and establishes contact with public authorities, cluster initiatives, businesses and science institutions.

Site inspections

HCB can arrange for a site inspection tour prior to your event so as to give you an overall view of the premises and the local conditions of the relevant venue.


During low demand periods, HCB can support you by providing congress funding.


HCB makes their marketing and communication channels available to you so you can promote your event and publish information relating to your event.

Organizations based in Germany

International Association of Geomagnetism and Aeronomy - Potsdam
International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies - Göttingen
International Society for Neutron Radiology - Garching
OWLS Society - Hannover
International Democrat Union - Munich
International Society for the History of Physical Education and Sport - Ludwigsburg
International Commission on Trichinellosis - Berlin
Universala Medicina Esperanto-Asocio - Trier
International Society for Psychophysics - Darmstadt
GA - Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research - Darmstadt
EcoMobility Alliance - Bonn
International Federation of Liberal Youth - Berlin
International Stereoscopic Union - Stuttgart
Intraoperative Imaging Society - Marburg
Universal Boxing Organization - Lohne
International Centre for Innovation in Education - Ulm
International Society of Veterinary Dermatopathology - Oberhaching
Confederation of Independent Football Associations -
International Passive House Association - Darmstadt
DataCite - Hannover
European Business History Association - Frankfurt-Main
Association for Environmentally Friendly Carpets - Aachen
International Veterinary Chiropractic Association - Hildesheim
European Association for the Consumption-based Billing of Energy Costs - Bonn
International Forestry Students' Association - Freiburg

View More profiles (2162) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Germany

2028 Annual General MeetingInternational Veteran Cycle Association - Freiburg

2027 CongressInternational Union for Pure and Applied Biophysics - Berlin

2026 Annual ConferenceInternational Management Assistants - Berlin

2026 International Conference on Emergency Medicine (ICEM)International Federation for Emergency Medicine - Hamburg

2026 AIPPI World Congress - Hamburg

2026 Annual MeetingEuropean Eye Bank Association - Heidelberg

2026 Annual ConferenceInternational Society for Medical Innovation and Technology - Munich

2026 CongressEuropean Association of Neurosurgical Societies - Hamburg

2025 AIPPI World CongressInternational Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property - Hamburg

2025 CongressInternational Pediatric Transplant Association - Berlin

2025 ConferenceEuropean Ceramic Society - Dresden

2025 CongressEuropean Paediatric Neurology Society - Munich

2025 European Symposium on Pediatric Cochlear ImplantationEuropean Symposium on Paediatric Cochlear Implantation - Hannover

2025 Annual MeetingAssociation for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology - Hamburg

2025 General AssemblyFédération de l'industrie dentaire en Europe - Cologne

View More Future Events (149) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Germany

2023 European Stroke Conference – European Stroke Organisation - Munich
2023 Annual Summit – International Transport Forum - Leipzig
2023 International Radar Symposium (IRS) – International Radar Symposium - Berlin
2023 Good Aseptic Manufacturing Conference – Parenteral Drug Association - Leipzig
2023 Global Water Operators Partnerships (WOPs) Congress – Global Water Operators' Partnerships Alliance - Bonn
2023 Sales and Marketing Summit – International Association of Convention Centres - Frankfurt-Main
2023 Congress – European Atherosclerosis Society - Mannheim
2023 Biennial European Meeting – Society for Medical Decision Making - Berlin
2023 Annual Delegates Meeting – Internationally United Commercial Agents and Brokers - Berlin
2023 Konferenz der deutschsprachigen Mathematikfachschaften – Konferenz der deutschsprachigen Mathematikfachschaften - Kaiserslautern
2023 International Conference on Renewable Energy Gas Technology – International Conference on Renewable Energy Gas Technology - Berlin
2023 Scientfic Meeting – International Primary Care Respiratory Group - Munich
2023 Materials Regulations Meeting – European Association of Automotive Suppliers - Stuttgart
2023 Annual Symposium – Deutschsprachige Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Handchirurgie - Bad Homburg
2023 Conference – European Society for Literature, Science and the Arts - Erlangen

View More Past Events (21294) in The International Congress Calendar

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