Global civil society activity in Finland
Finland, officially the Republic of Finland, is a Nordic country in Northern Europe. It shares land borders with Sweden to the west, Russia to the east, Norway to the north, and is defined by the Gulf of Bothnia to the west, and the Gulf of Finland of the Baltic Sea across Estonia to the south. Finland covers an area of 338,455 square kilometres (130,678 sq mi), with a population of 5.5 million. Helsinki is the country's capital and largest city, but together with the neighboring cities of Espoo, Kauniainen and Vantaa, it forms a larger metropolitan area. Finnish, the native language of the Finns, is among the few Finnic languages in the world. The climate varies relative to latitude, from the southern humid continental climate to the northern boreal climate. The land cover is primarily a boreal forest biome, with more than 180,000 recorded lakes.
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From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report
Top 25 over 20 years
Finland is ranked #18 over a 20 year period,
with 4350 meetings since 1999.
Top 10 in Top 25 in 2019Finland is ranked #12 in 2019, with 306 meetings.
Local UIA Partner
Finland Convention Bureauwebsite: https://www.visitfinland.com/fcb/
Local UIA Partner
Helsinki Marketing/Helsinki Convention Bureauwebsite: https://www.myhelsinki.fi/en/meetings-and-travel-trade
Organizations based in Finland
World Federation of the Deaf - Helsinki
International Society for the Study of Harmful Algae - Helsinki
Union Mundial pro Interlingua - Helsinki
International Society for the Advancement of Clinical Magnetoencephalography - Helsinki
International Confederation of Accordionists - Ikaalinen
International Nordic Walking Federation - Helsinki
Association for Nordic Dialysis and Transplant Personnel - Helsinki
Nordiska Polisförbundet - Helsinki
Nordic Youth Organization - Dragsfjärd
Nordic-Baltic Association for Medical and Health Information - Turku
Scandinavian Association of Plastic Surgeons - Helsinki
Nordic Teachers' Council - Helsinki
Nordiska Tulladministrativa Rådet - Helsinki
European Locksmith Federation - Helsinki
Nordic Theatres Council - Helsinki
Nordisk Skolebibliotekarforening - Jakobstad
Nordic Postal Union - Helsinki
Nordisk Orkestermusik Union - Vaasa
International Federation of Aesthetic Group Gymnastics - Helsinki
Nordic Optical Council - Helsinki
Nordic Young Conservative Union - Helsinki
Nordic Lymphoma Group - Turku
University of the Arctic - Rovaniemi
Comité international de paléographie latine - Jyväskylä
Baltic Sea States Subregional Cooperation - Helsinki
Future Events in FinlandWorld Conference – International Society for Music Education - Helsinki2024 Nordic Congress of General Practice – Nordic Federation of General Practice ApS - Turku2024 Annual Conference – Nordiska kommunforskningsföreningen - Turku2024 Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale (RAI) – International Association for Assyriology - Helsinki2023 Alzheimer Europe Conference – Alzheimer Europe - Helsinki2023 Congress – European Geriatric Medicine Society - Helsinki2023 Annual Congress – European Accounting Association - Helsinki2022 Conference – Nordic Wood Biorefinery Conference - Espoo2022 NO-DIG conference – International Society for Trenchless Technology - Helsinki2022 Conference – European Association for Behaviour Analysis - Tampere2022 CinC : International Conference on Computing in Cardiology – Computing in Cardiology - Tampere2022 Congress – Nordic Congress on Breast Cancer - Tampere2022 International Congress for Finno-Ugric Studies – Congressus Internationalis Fenno-Ugristarum - Jyväskylä2022 Conference – Nordic Fertility Society - Helsinki
Past Events in Finland
2021 Annual Meeting – International Willi Hennig Society - Helsinki
2021 Meeting – Nordlek Council - Tampere
2021 Annual Convention – European Juggling Association - Hanko
2021 International Conference on Polyphenols – Groupe Polyphénols - Turku
2021 International Conference on Excellence in Education – International Centre for Innovation in Education - Helsinki
2021 Coming Out of the Dark - Technologies and Policies to Take us Forward. – European Business Leaders' Convention - Helsinki
2021 International Plant Health Conference – Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations - Helsinki
2021 Networking Conference – International Federation for Information Processing - Espoo
2021 Congress – Société internationale d'ethnologie et de folklore - Helsinki
2021 Annual General Assembly and Scientific Conference – Organization of European Cancer Institutes - Helsinki
2021 Conference – International Auto/Biography Association - Turku
2021 Meeting – Nordic Geographers Meeting - Joensuu
2021 International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials – Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry - Helsinki
2021 Annual Conference – Society for Risk Analysis - Europe - Espoo
2021 International Conference on Geological Repositories – Nuclear Energy Agency - Helsinki
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