Global civil society activity in Finland

Finland, officially the Republic of Finland, is a Nordic country in Northern Europe. It borders 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, opposite Estonia. Finland covers an area of 338,145 square kilometres (130,559 sq mi) and has a population of 5.6 million. Helsinki is the capital and largest city. The vast majority of the population are ethnic Finns. The official languages are Finnish and Swedish, of which 84.9 percent and 5.1 percent of the population speak the first as their mother tongue. Finland's climate varies from humid continental in the south to boreal in the north. The land cover is predominantly 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
Nordic-Baltic Association for Medical and Health Information - Turku
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
Nordic Association for Psychiatric Epidemiology - Oulu
Nordiskt Speditörförbund - Helsinki
Nordic Geodetic Commission - Masala
International Society for Orthodox Church Music - Joensuu
Nordic ITMF Interest Group - Helsinki
Collegium Oto-Rhino-Laryngologicum Amicitiae Sacrum - Helsinki
European Kendo Federation - Helsinki
European Council of Practical Nurses - Helsinki
Licensing Executives Society Scandinavia - Espoo
Scandinavian Copper Development Association - Espoo
Nordisk Sangerforbund - Helsinki
Scandinavian Surgical Society - Helsinki

View More profiles (253) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Finland

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

2031 Nordic Combinatorial ConferenceNordic Combinatorial Conference - Helsinki

2027 Nordic Congress of GerontologyNordic Gerontological Federation - Jyväskylä

2026 Annual SymposiumSociety for the Study of Inborn Errors of Metabolism - Helsinki

2026 World CongressInternational Federation of Municipal Engineering - Helsinki

2026 ConferenceSociété internationale pour l'enseignement commercial - Helsinki

2026 ConferenceEuropean String Teachers Association - Helsinki

2025 European Public Health ConferenceEuropean Public Health Association - Helsinki

2025 Annual ConferenceSociété européenne pour la formation des ingénieurs - Tampere

2025 International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter and Terahertz WavesInternational Society of Infrared, Millimeter and Terahertz Waves - Helsinki

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

2025 Annual MeetingInternational Association for the Properties of Water and Steam - Helsinki

2025 CongressInternational Council of Nurses - Helsinki

2025 World CongressEuropean Association for Palliative Care - Helsinki

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

View More Future Events (39) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Finland

2024 Meeting – Nordic Spinal Cord Society - Helsinki
2024 Northern European Conference on Travel Medicine (NECTM) – Northern European Conference on Travel Medicine - Helsinki
2024 Baltic-Nordic Acoustic Meeting (BNAM) – Nordic Acoustic Association - Espoo
2024 Annual Meeting – Scandinavian Society for Laboratory Animal Science - Tampere
2024 Annual Spring Conference – Airport Regions Council - Vantaa
2024 Anniversary Event / European Cancer Nursing Day (ECND24) – European Oncology Nursing Society - Turku
2024 International Conference – Association internationale des écoles supérieures d'éducation physique - Jyväskylä
2024 Symposium on Translation and Interpreting Studies – Symposium on Translation and Interpreting Studies - Tampere
2024 Annual Meeting – European Network on Intercultural Elderly Care - Helsinki
2024 Conference – Sterile Barrier Association - Helsinki
2024 Annual Conference – International Research Society for Public Management - Tampere
2024 Annual Congress – Forum for European Journalism Students - Helsinki
2024 International GamiFIN Conference – International GamiFIN Conference - Rukatunturi
2024 Spring Conference - Joensuu,Jyväskylä
2024 Spring Conference – Nordiska Ekonomie Studerandes Union - Joensuu,Jyväskylä

View More Past Events (9428) in The International Congress Calendar

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