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 biggest 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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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Iceland is ranked #54 over a 20 year period,
with 660 meetings since 2001.

2021

Iceland is ranked #43 in 2021, with 19 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
Nordic Volcanological Center - Reykjavik
Peace 2000 Institute - Reykjavik
Surtsey Research Society - Reykjavik
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
Nordic Network for Geographic Information - Reykjavik
Women in Parliaments Global Forum - Reykjavik
Nordic House in Reykjavik - Reykjavik
Icelandic Human Rights Centre - Reykjavik
Samband Islenskra Kristnibodsfélaga - Reykjavik

View More profiles (18) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Iceland

2027 Nordic Congress of General PracticeNordic Federation of General Practice ApS - Reykjavik

2024 International Ski CongressFédération Internationale de Ski - Reykjavik

2023 Annual AssemblyArctic Circle - Reykjavik

2023 Nordic-Baltic Congress of CardiologyNordic-Baltic Cardiology Alliance - Reykjavik

2023 CongressScandinavian Otolaryngological Society - Reykjavik

2023 Nordic Conference on Child Abuse and NeglectNordic Association for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect - Reykjavik

2023 NNDR Research ConferenceNordic Network on Disability Research - Reykjavik

2023 Mid-Year MeetingInternational Society for Pharmacoepidemiology - Reykjavik

2022 Annual ConferenceNordic Network for Intercultural Communication - Reykjavik

2022 Annual ConferenceNordiska kommunforskningsföreningen - Reykjavik

2022 Annual AssemblyArctic Circle - Reykjavik

Past Events in Iceland

2022 Congress – Nordiska Jordbruksforskares Förening - Selfoss
2022 Conference – Nordic Society for Middle Eastern Studies - Reykjavik
2022 Annual Conference – European Network of Ombudspersons for Children - Reykjavik
2022 Congress – European Nurse Directors Association - Selfoss
2022 Congress – Scandinavian Transplantation Society - Reykjavik
2022 Iceland Summer Conference – European Society for Molecular ImagingWorld Molecular Imaging Society
2022 International Symposium on Ice, Snow and Water in a Warming World – International Glaciological SocietyWorld Meteorological OfficeIcelandic Meteorological office
2022 Conference – Nordic Sociological Association - Reykjavik
2022 Annual Conference – Nordic Rheology Society - Reykjavik
2022 Biennial Conference – Nordic Economic Cattle Breeding - Selfoss
2022 European Conference on Positive Psychology – European Network for Positive Psychology - Reykjavik
2022 Annual Meeting – European Institute of Golf Course Architects - Reykjavik
2022 Conference – Nordic Interprofessional Network - Reykjavik
2022 Congress – Scandinavian Association of Plastic Surgeons - Reykjavik
2022 CDIO International Conference – Worldwide CDIO Initiative - Reykjavik

View More Past Events (1236) in The International Congress Calendar

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