Global civil society activity in Iceland
Iceland is a Nordic island country in the North Atlantic Ocean and the most sparsely populated country in Europe. Iceland's capital and largest city is Reykjavík, which is home to over 65% of the population. Iceland is the only part of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge that rises above sea level, and its central volcanic plateau is erupting almost constantly. The interior consists of a plateau characterised by sand and lava fields, mountains, and glaciers, and many glacial rivers flow to the sea through the lowlands. Iceland is warmed by the Gulf Stream and has a temperate climate, despite a high latitude just outside the Arctic Circle. Its high latitude and marine influence keep summers chilly, and most of its islands have a polar climate.
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From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report
Iceland is ranked #55 over a 20 year period,
with 677 meetings since 1999.
Top 10 in 2019Iceland is ranked #67 in 2019, with 17 meetings.
Organizations based in Iceland
International Arctic Science Committee - Akureyri
Nordic Society for Philosophy of Education - Akureyri
Nordisk Dramatikerunion - Reykjavik
Scandinavian Association of Urology - Reykjavik
Network of Nordic Project Management Associations - Reykjavik
Association of Nordic Cancer Registries - Reykjavik
International Glima Association - Reykjavik
Nordic and Baltic GeoGebra Network - Reykjavik
Adjudicating Committee for the Nordic Council's Literature Prize - Reykjavik
Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment - Akureyri
Nordic Volcanological Center - Reykjavik
Peace 2000 Institute - Reykjavik
Surtsey Research Society - Reykjavik
Programme for the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna - Akureyri
International Group of Educational Publishers - Kópavogur
Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program - Akureyri
Peace 2000 Network - Reykjavik
West Nordic Council - Reykjavik
Nordic Actors' Council - Reykjavik
West-Nordic Foundation - Reykjavik
Nordic Theatre Union - Reykjavik
Northern Research Forum - Akureyri
Women in Parliaments Global Forum - Reykjavik
Nordic House in Reykjavik - Reykjavik
Icelandic Human Rights Centre - Reykjavik
Future Events in IcelandAnnual Assembly – Arctic Circle - Reykjavik2023 Congress – Scandinavian Otolaryngological Society - Reykjavik2023 Nordic Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect – Nordic Association for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect - Reykjavik2023 Mid-Year Meeting – International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology - Reykjavik2022 Annual Conference – Nordic Network for Intercultural Communication - Reykjavik2022 Annual Assembly – Arctic Circle - Reykjavik2022 Congress – Scandinavian Transplantation Society - Reykjavik2022 International Symposium on Ice, Snow and Water in a Warming World – International Glaciological Society – World Meteorological Office – Icelandic Meteorological office2022 Conference – Nordic Sociological Association - Reykjavik2022 Biennial Conference – Nordic Economic Cattle Breeding - Selfoss2022 European Conference on Positive Psychology – European Network for Positive Psychology - Reykjavik2022 Conference – Nordic Interprofessional Network - Reykjavik2022 Congress – Scandinavian Association of Plastic Surgeons - Reykjavik2022 CDIO International Conference – Worldwide CDIO Initiative - Reykjavik
Past Events in Iceland
2022 Validation of Prior Learning (VPL) – Nordic Network for Adult Learning - Reykjavik
2022 Annual Meeting – Nordic Association of Forensic Toxicologists - Reykjavik
2022 Nordic Geological Winter Meeting (NGWM) – Nordic Geological Winter Meeting - Reykjavik
2022 NNDR Research Conference – Nordic Network on Disability Research - Reykjavik
2022 Conference – Nordic Society for Middle Eastern Studies - Reykjavik
2022 Annual Conference – Nordiska kommunforskningsföreningen - Reykjavik
2022 Congress – European Nurse Directors Association - Reykjavik
2021 Annual Conference – Nordic Network for Intercultural Communication - Reykjavik
2021 Nordic Social Work Conference – Nordic Association of Schools of Social Work – Nordic FORSA
2021 Annual Assembly – Arctic Circle - Reykjavik
2021 International Symposium on Ice, Snow and Water in a Warming World – International Glaciological Society – World Meteorological Office – Icelandic Meteorological office
2021 Nordic Breastfeeding Conference – Nordic Breastfeeding Conference - Reykjavik
2021 WERA-IRN Extended Education Conference – World Education Research Association - Reykjavik
2021 Nordic Symposium of Tourism and Hospitality Research – Nordic Society for Tourism and Hospitality Research - Akureyri
2021 Quadrennial Meeting – Nordic Council of Church Music - Reykjavik
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