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. Finnish, the native language of the Finns, is among the only 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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Meetings Statistics

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 2019

Finland is ranked #12 in 2019, with 306 meetings.

Local UIA Partner

Business Finland Oy


Local UIA Partner

Helsinki Marketing/Helsinki Convention Bureau


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
World Association for Infant Mental Health - Tampere
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
European Optical Society - Joensuu
Nordiska Tulladministrativa Rådet - Helsinki
European Locksmith Federation - Helsinki
Nordiska Samarbetsrådet för Kriminologi - 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

View More profiles (260) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Finland

2024 World ConferenceInternational Society for Music Education - Helsinki

2024 Nordic Congress of General PracticeNordic Federation of General Practice ApS - Turku

2024 Annual ConferenceNordiska kommunforskningsföreningen - Turku

2024 Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale (RAI)International Association for Assyriology - Helsinki

2023 CongressEuropean Geriatric Medicine Society - Helsinki

2023 Annual CongressEuropean Accounting Association - Helsinki

2022 ConferenceNordic Wood Biorefinery Conference - Espoo

2022 NO-DIG conferenceInternational Society for Trenchless Technology - Helsinki

2022 ConferenceEuropean Association for Behaviour Analysis - Tampere

2022 CinC : International Conference on Computing in CardiologyComputing in Cardiology - Tampere

2022 International Congress of Entomology (ICE)Council for International Congresses of Entomology - Helsinki

2022 EURO-k ConferenceAssociation of European Operational Research Societies - Espoo

2022 Euro-IX ForumEuropean Internet Exchange Association - Tampere

2022 CongressScandinavian Association of Urology - Helsinki

2022 Triennial CongressEuropean Federation for Colposcopy and Pathology of the Lower Genital Tract - Helsinki

View More Future Events (57) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Finland

2021 Half-Yearly General Meeting – International Classified Marketplace Association - Helsinki
2021 Vehicular Technology Conference – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers - Helsinki
2021 Annual Conference – European Academy of Optometry and Optics - Helsinki
2021 Biennial European Conference – International Association for the Study of Youth Ministry - Helsinki
2021 Congress – Interski International - Levi
2021 Conference – International Organization of Physical Therapists in Mental Health - Helsinki
2021 International Conference – Association des Centres de recherche sur l'Utilisation Urbaine du Sous-sol - Helsinki
2021 Meeting – Nordic Glaucoma Meeting - Helsinki
2021 Meeting – Nordic IVF Laboratory Society - Helsinki
2021 Biennial General Assembly – International Academy of Ceramics - Posio,Rovaniemi
2020 Autumn Conference – Nordiska Ekonomie Studerandes Union - Oulu
2020 European Environmental Evaluators Network Forum – Environmental Evaluators Network - Helsinki
2020 Assembly – Schools for Health in Europe network foundation - Helsinki
2020 Annual Conference – International Society of Military Sciences - Helsinki
2020 Annual International Conference – European Forum of Technical and Vocational Education and Training - Kuopio

View More Past Events (8622) in The International Congress Calendar

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