Global civil society activity in Finland

Finland, officially the Republic of Finland, is a Nordic country located in Northern Europe. Finland shares land borders with Sweden to the west, Russia to the east, and Norway to the north and is defined by the Gulf of Bothnia to the west and the Gulf of Finland to the south that are part of the Baltic Sea. Finland has a population of approximately 5.5 million, making it the 25th-most populous country in Europe. With an area of 338,455 square kilometres (130,678 sq mi), Finland is the eighth-largest country in Europe, and the most sparsely populated country in the European Union. Helsinki, the capital of Finland, is the largest city in the country.

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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 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

International Federation for Modern Languages and Literatures - Turku
International Society for Education through Art - Rovaniemi
International Association of Geodesy - Masala
World Federation of the Deaf - Helsinki
International Society for the Study of Harmful Algae - Helsinki
Union Mundial pro Interlingua - Helsinki
International Federation of Ex-Libris Societies - Helsinki
International Society for the Advancement of Clinical Magnetoencephalography - Helsinki
International Confederation of Accordionists - Ikaalinen
World Association for Infant Mental Health - Tampere
International Peatland Society - Jyväskylä
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
Joint Committee of Scandinavian Falcon Organizations - Helsinki
Nordisk Skolebibliotekarforening - Jakobstad

View More profiles (262) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Finland

2024 Annual ConferenceNordiska kommunforskningsföreningen - Turku

2023 CongressEuropean Geriatric Medicine Society - Helsinki

2023 Nordic Congress of General PracticeNordic Federation of General Practice ApS - Turku

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

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

2022 CongressEuropean Calcified Tissue Society - Helsinki

2022 MeetingCIRRUS - Nordic-Baltic Network of Art and Design Education - Helsinki

2021 RENT : Conference on Research in Entrepreneurship and Small BusinessEuropean Council for Small Business and EntrepreneurshipEuropean Institute for Advanced Studies in Management

2021 Annual International ConferenceEuropean Forum of Technical and Vocational Education and Training - Kuopio

2021 Annual ConferenceLicensing Executives Society Scandinavia - Helsinki

2021 Biennial CongressInternational Headache Society - Helsinki

2021 Biennial CongressEuropean Society of Endodontology - Helsinki

2021 Baby Swimming ConferenceNordic Swimming Federations Association - Espoo

2021 European Bat Research SymposiumEuropean Bat Research Symposium - Turku

2021 MeetingNordlek Council - Tampere

View More Future Events (26) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Finland

2020 Annual Conference – Scandinavian Simulation Society - Oulu
2020 Annual Conference – Licensing Executives Society Scandinavia - Helsinki
2020 International Conference – Association des centres de recherche sur l'utilisation urbaine du sous-sol - Helsinki
2020 Baby Swimming Conference – Nordic Swimming Federations Association - Espoo
2020 Conference – European Association for Behaviour Analysis - Tampere
2020 Annual Meeting – International Institute of Gastronomy, Culture, Arts and Tourism - Kuopio
2020 Biennial PhD Student Conference – Societas Physiologiae Plantarum Scandinavica - Turku
2020 ICDC : international conference on design creativity – Design Society, the - Oulu
2020 Biennial Nordic Symposium on Catalysis Research – Nordic Catalysis Society - Espoo
2020 ReGeneration 2030 – Summit 2019 - Mariehamn
2020 World Congress – International Federation of Physical Education - Vierumäki
2020 European Congress – International Federation of Physical Education - Vierumäki
2020 Biennial International Conference – International Society for Music Education - Helsinki
2020 Entomology for our planet Earth – Council for International Congresses of Entomology - Helsinki
2020 International Timber Raftmen Meeting – International Timber Raftsmen Association - Lieksa

View More Past Events (8514) in The International Congress Calendar

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