Global civil society activity in France
France, officially the French Republic, is a country primarily located in Western Europe, consisting of metropolitan France and several overseas regions and territories. The metropolitan area of France extends from the Rhine to the Atlantic Ocean and from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea. The overseas territories include French Guiana in South America and several islands in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans. France borders Belgium, Luxembourg and Germany to the northeast, Switzerland, Monaco and Italy to the east, Andorra and Spain to the south, as well as the Netherlands, Suriname and Brazil in the Americas. The country's eighteen integral regions span a combined area of 643,801 km2 (248,573 sq mi) and a total population of 67.4 million. France is a unitary semi-presidential republic with its capital in Paris, the country's largest city and main cultural and commercial centre. Other major urban areas include Lyon, Marseille, Toulouse, Bordeaux, Lille and Nice. France, including its overseas territories, has the most time zones of any country, with a total of twelve.
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From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report
Top 10 over 20 years
France is ranked #2 over a 20 year period,
with 14984 meetings since 1999.
Top 10 in 2019France is ranked #6 in 2019, with 616 meetings.
Local UIA Partner
Paris Convention and Visitors Bureauwebsite: http://en.parisinfo.com/
Local UIA Partner
Ville de Marseillewebsite: http://www.marseille.fr/sitevdm/jsp/site/Portal.jsp
Local UIA Partner
Lille Grand Palaiswebsite: http://www.lillegrandpalais.co.uk/
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Lyon Convention Bureauwebsite: http://www.en.lyon-france.com/
Organizations based in France
Union internationale des associations et organismes scientifiques et techniques - Paris
International Council for Film, Television and Audiovisual Communication - Paris
International Committee of Historical Sciences - Paris
International Science Council - Paris
International Federation for Parent Education - Sèvres
International Judo Federation - Paris
International Union of Biological Sciences - Orsay
Association mondiale des sciences de l'éducation - Reims
International Association of Cancer Registries - Lyon
World Medical Association - Ferney-Voltaire
Fédération internationale des professeurs de français - Paris
International Federation of Catholic Universities - Paris
Fédération internationale des professions immobilières - Paris
International Union of Women Architects - Paris
World Confederation of Billiards Sports - Venon
International Organization Against Trachoma - Créteil
International Federation of Musicians - Paris
International Association of Applied Psychology - Reims
International Association of Hydrological Sciences - Rennes
Réunion internationale des laboratoires d'essais et de recherches sur les matériaux et les constructions - Paris
Association internationale des critiques d'art - Paris
International Federation of Translators - Paris
Coordinating Committee for International Voluntary Service - Paris
International Association of National Public Health Institutes - Saint-Maurice
International Union of Railways - Paris
Future Events in FranceAnnual Meeting – European Society for Paediatric Endocrinology - Marseille2024 Session – International Olympic Committee - Paris2024 Annual Scientific Meeting – International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery - Lyon2023 Plenary Meeting – Financial Action Task Force - Paris2023 Annual Meeting – International Society of Electrochemistry - Lyon2023 IIR International Congress of Refrigeration – International Institute of Refrigeration - Paris2023 One health for all plants, crops and trees – International Society for Plant Pathology - Lyon2023 Plenary Meeting – Financial Action Task Force - Paris2023 European Immunogenetics and Histocompatibility Conference – European Federation for Immunogenetics - Nantes2023 European Congress of Psychiatry – European Psychiatric Association - Nice2023 Plenary Meeting – Financial Action Task Force - Paris2023 Triennial General Assembly – International Union of Pure and Applied Physics - Paris2023 Biennial Conference – International Conference on Fish Telemetry - Paris2023 Annual Conference – International Association of Labour History Institutions - Paris
Past Events in France
2021 Conference – International Consortium for Personalised Medicine - Paris
2021 Plenary Meeting – Financial Action Task Force - Paris
2021 International Conference on Advanced Technologies and Treatments for Diabetes – International Conference on Advanced Technologies and Treatments for Diabetes - Paris
2021 RubberCon Conference – International Rubber Conference Organisation - Paris
2021 European Corporate and Private M and A Conference – International Bar Association - Paris
2021 Paris Annual International Congress – International Master Course on Aging Skin - Paris
2021 Congrès – Société Francophone d'Analyse du Mouvement chez l'Enfant et l'Adulte - Marseille
2021 Congrès Annuel – Société d'andrologie de langue française - Caen
2021 Session – Joint IOC/IHO Guiding Committee for the General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans - Paris
2021 Symposium – Joint IOC/IHO Guiding Committee for the General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans - Paris
2021 Assises – Assises européennes de la transition énergétique - Dunkerque
2021 L'activité et ses frontières - penser et agir sur les transformations de nos sociétés – Société d'Ergonomie de Langue Française - Paris
2021 Quadrennial Congress – International Tribology Council - Lyon
2021 Annual Conference – International Bar Association - Paris
2021 International Symposium on Ostracoda – International Research Group on Ostracoda - Lyon
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