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 northwest, Norway to the north, and Russia to the east, with the Gulf of Bothnia to the west and the Gulf of Finland to the south, across from Estonia. Finland covers an area of 338,455 square kilometres (130,678 sq mi) with a population of 5.6 million. Helsinki is the capital and largest city. The vast majority of the population are ethnic Finns. Finnish and Swedish are the official languages, Swedish is the native language of 5.2% of the population. Finland's climate varies from humid continental in the south to the boreal in the north. 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 3942 meetings since 2001.

Top 25 in 2021

Finland is ranked #15 in 2021, with 125 meetings.

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Organizations based in Finland

International Society for the Advancement of Clinical Magnetoencephalography - Helsinki
International Nordic Walking Federation - Helsinki
Nordic-Baltic Association for Medical and Health Information - Turku
Scandinavian Association of Plastic Surgeons - Helsinki
European Environmental and Contact Dermatitis Research Group - Helsinki
Nordiska Tulladministrativa Rådet - 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
Comité international de paléographie latine - Jyväskylä
Nordiska Journalistförbundet - Helsinki
International Sauna Association - Helsinki
European Folk Art and Craft Federation - Helsinki
Nordic Association for Psychiatric Epidemiology - Oulu
Nordiskt Speditörförbund - Helsinki
Scandinavian Society for Head and Neck Oncology - Helsinki
Nordic Geodetic Commission - Masala
Nordic Society for Circumpolar Health - Oulu
International Society for Orthodox Church Music - Joensuu
Nordic Microscopy Society - Jyväskylä
Nordic Catalysis Society - Turku
Nordic ITMF Interest Group - Helsinki

View More profiles (268) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Finland

2031 Nordic Process Control WorkshopNordic Working Group on Process Control - Helsinki

2026 ConferenceEuropean String Teachers Association - Helsinki

2025 CongressFederation of the European Societies for Surgery of the Hand - Helsinki

2025 Nordic Process Control WorkshopNordic Working Group on Process Control - Helsinki

2025 CongressEuropean Association for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics - Helsinki

2025 CongressInternational Council of Nurses - Helsinki

2024 Annual ConferenceEuropean International Business Academy - Helsinki

2024 Europlanet Science Congress (EPSC)Europlanet Society - Helsinki

2024 Triennial CongressInternational Council of Onomastic Sciences - Helsinki

2024 World ConferenceInternational Society for Music Education - Helsinki

2024 CongressEuropean Academy of Neurology - Helsinki

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

2024 OECI Days - Annual General Assembly and Scientific ConferenceOrganization of European Cancer Institutes - Helsinki

2024 MeetingNordic Spinal Cord Society - Helsinki

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

View More Future Events (20) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Finland

2023 EUCMOS: European Congress on Molecular Spectroscopy – European Congress on Molecular Spectroscopy - Jyväskylä
2023 Conference – Nordic Research Network on Transitions, Career and Guidance - Jyväskylä
2022 Biennial Conference – European League of Institutes of the Arts - Helsinki
2022 Koli Calling: International Conference on Computing Education Research – International Conference on Computing Education Research - Koli
2022 Meeting – Nordic PharmacoEpidemiological Network - Tampere
2022 Annual General Meeting – European Federation of Radiographer Societies - Helsinki
2022 Conference – Nordisk Liturgisk Netvaerk - Lohja
2022 Conference – Nordic Wood Biorefinery Conference - Espoo
2022 Conference – PASCAL International Observatory - Tampere
2022 Conference – International Association for Court Administration - Helsinki
2022 Conference – European Ruby Conference - Helsinki
2022 Technical Committee on Intelligent Transport Systems Meeting – International Organization for Standardization - Tampere
2022 NO-DIG conference – International Society for Trenchless Technology - Helsinki
2022 Annual Conference – Addiction and the Family International Network - Helsinki
2022 Annual Conference – International Management Assistants - Helsinki

View More Past Events (8979) in The International Congress Calendar

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