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; it covers an area of 357,022 square kilometres (137,847 sq mi), with a population of almost 84 million within its 16 constituent states. Germany borders 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 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
World Communion of Reformed Churches - Hannover
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
Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics - Cologne
International Council for Homeopathy - Kronshagen
Universala Medicina Esperanto-Asocio - Trier
International Society for Psychophysics - Darmstadt
GA - Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research - Darmstadt
EcoMobility Alliance - Bonn
International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences - Bonn
International Federation of Liberal Youth - Berlin
International Stereoscopic Union - Stuttgart
Intraoperative Imaging Society - Marburg
International Society for the Study of Itch - Heidelberg
Universal Boxing Organization - Lohne
Global Sepsis Alliance - Berlin
International Centre for Innovation in Education - Ulm
International Society of Veterinary Dermatopathology - Oberhaching
Confederation of Independent Football Associations -
International Passive House Association - Darmstadt

View More profiles (2246) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Germany

2028 Annual General MeetingInternational Veteran Cycle Association - Darmstadt

2027 CongressInternational Union for Pure and Applied Biophysics - Berlin

2026 Annual ConferenceInternational Management Assistants - Berlin

2026 International Conference on Emergency MedicineInternational Federation for Emergency Medicine - Hamburg

2026 Annual ConferenceInternational Society for Medical Innovation and Technology - Munich

2026 Annual MeetingEuropean Eye Bank Association - Heidelberg

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 Annual MeetingInternational Society of Electrochemistry - Mainz

2025 MeetingInternational Federation of Placenta Associations - Erfurt

2024 Annual CongressInternational Union of Marine Insurance - Berlin

2024 European Congress of Medical PhysicsEuropean Federation of Organisations for Medical Physics - Munich

2024 World CongressInternational Measurement Confederation - Hamburg

View More Future Events (100) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Germany

2023 International Conference on Renewable Mobility (Fuels of the Future) – International Conference on Renewable Mobility (Fuels of the Future) - Berlin
2023 Annual Research Conference – International Collaborative for Best Care for the Dying Person - Cologne
2023 ISBOMC - International Symposium on Bioorganometallic Chemistry – International Symposium on Bioorganometallic Chemistry - Braunschweig
2023 International Conference on Media, Religion and Culture – International Society for Media, Religion, and Culture - Bochum
2023 Annual Conference – European Society for Philosophy of Medicine and Health Care - Frankfurt-Main
2022 Conference – Ecologic Institut - Berlin
2022 BETTER FINANCE and DSW International Investors Conference – Deutsche Stiftung WeltbevölkerungBETTER FINANCE
2022 Trilateral Governmental Conference on the protection of the Wadden Sea – Common Wadden Sea Secretariat - Wilhelmshaven
2022 ICoBC Symposium – International Council on Badges and Credentials - Berlin
2022 EOA Congress Frankfurt – European Olympic Academies - Frankfurt-Main
2022 World Congress against the Death Penalty – World Coalition Against the Death PenaltyECPM
2022 Annual Conference – Micropalaeontology Society, The - Bremen
2022 European Public Health Conference – European Public Health Association - Berlin
2022 Autumn Meeting – European Federation of Steel Wire Rope Industries - Düsseldorf
2022 Symposium on the Neurovascular Interface – European Molecular Biology OrganizationEuropean Molecular Biology Laboratory

View More Past Events (21020) in The International Congress Calendar

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