Global civil society activity in South Africa
From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report
South Africa is ranked #30 over a 20 year period,
with 2383 meetings since 2001.
2021South Africa is ranked #29 in 2021, with 44 meetings.
Local UIA Partner
South African Tourismwebsite: http://www.southafrica.net/sat/content/en/za/home
As Africa's top meetings and events destination, South Africa's amazing variety of venues and destinations, diverse offering and unforgettable experiences will exceed your expectations. Whether you're planning a meeting in the bush or require the cutting edge technology available at our international convention centres, our Meeting Planner tools will help you plan the perfect event.
With more than 1 700 meeting venues in South Africa and award winning international convention centres, South Africa is amply equipped to take care of your business event needs. Our largest meeting venues, complete with the latest technology, can accommodate more than 20 000 delegates.
South Africa has hosted a significant number of high profile events that have seen more than 100 000 delegates experience our first-rate meeting venues and explore the amazing attractions our country has to offer.
Local UIA Partner
Durban KwaZulu-Natal Convention Bureauwebsite: http://www.durbankzncb.co.za/
The Durban KwaZulu-Natal Convention Bureau is a partnership initiative of the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs and the Ethekwini Municipality to promote the meeting or business tourism services of the South African province of KwaZulu-Nataland the metropolitan area of Durban.The Durban KwaZulu-Natal Convention Bureau began its operations on the 1 July 2010 and is thus still very much at its inception stage of development. It operates as a special division of Tourism KwaZulu-Natal. This entity provides the following business tourism support services together with its partners:
- Promotional materials;
- Educational trips and site Inspections;
- Supplier information and quotations;
- Social programmes;
- Pre and post tours and incentive packages;
- Assistance with congress bids;
- Convention publicity and delegate boosting;
- Destination display and promotion;
- Information kits and welcome packs for delegates;
- Shuttle services; and
- Identification of professional conference organiser (PCO) services.
Organizations based in South Africa
International Union of Psychological Science - Durban
International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives - Cape Town
World Society of Pediatric Infectious Diseases - Stellenbosch
International Federation of Workers' Education Associations - Cape Town
International Pig Veterinary Society - Humansdorp
Fédération internationale des associations vexillologiques - Pinegowrie
International Association for Educational Assessment - Johannesburg
International Federation of Stamp Dealers' Associations -
StreetNet International - Durban
International Association for Mobile Learning - Pierre Van Ryneveld
African Management Development Institutes Network - Pretoria
Pan-African Association of Zoos and Aquaria - Johannesburg
Geostatistical Association of Southern Africa - Marshalltown
International Field Archery Association - Pretoria
Nematological Society of Southern Africa - Potchefstroom
Pan African Society for Musical Arts Education - Clubview
African Society of Human Genetics - Wits
African Council of Optometry - Durban
International Association for Consumer Law - Pretoria
Southern African Regional Universities Association - Bellville
Airlines Association of Southern Africa - Johannesburg
African Kurash Union - Vanderbijlpark
International Association of Trade Training Organizations - Rivonia
South African Council of Churches - Johannesburg
Confédération africaine de natation amateur - Johannesburg
Future Events in South AfricaCongress – Fédération internationale des géomètres - Cape Town2025 Symposium – International Society of Dermatopathology - Cape Town2025 Biennial Congress – International Association of Paediatric Dentistry - Cape Town2024 Annual Congress – International Fiscal Association - Cape Town2024 Congress – International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres - Stellenbosch2024 World Congress – International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association - Cape Town2024 ISWA World Congress – International Solid Waste Association - Cape Town2024 Quadrennial Congress on Yeasts – International Commission on Yeasts - Cape Town2024 International Symposium on Microbial Ecology (ISME) – International Society for Microbial Ecology - Cape Town2024 World Congress – PIANC - Cape Town2024 Annual Meeting – Kettil Bruun Society for Social and Epidemiological Research on Alcohol - Johannesburg2023 World Congress of Neurosurgery – World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies - Cape Town2023 AfriNEAD Conference – African Network for Evidence-to-Action in Disability - Cape Town2023 International Congress of Immunology - ICU – International Union of Immunological Societies - Cape Town
Past Events in South Africa
2022 Africa Renewables Investment Summit – Africa Solar Industry Association - Cape Town
2022 Biennial Congress – Southern African Society of Quaternary Research - St Lucia
2022 INPC : Triennial International Nuclear Physics Conference – International Union of Pure and Applied Physics - Cape Town
2022 Annual Conference – Association of Human Rights Institutes - Pretoria
2022 Annual Conference – International Education Association of South Africa - Durban
2022 International Ornithological Congress – International Ornithologists' Union – International Ornithological Congress
2022 International Congress of Immunology - ICU – International Union of Immunological Societies - Cape Town
2022 International Heat Transfer Conference – Assembly for the International Heat Transfer Conferences - Cape Town
2022 Annual Meeting – Society for Invertebrate Pathology - Port Elizabeth
2022 Biennial Congress – Southern African Society for Plant Pathology - Pretoria
2022 Conference – Southern African Research and Innovation Management Association - Illovo
2022 Roundtable – Leading Women of Africa - Cape Town,Johannesburg
2022 International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant – International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant - Cape Town
2022 Equality, Diversity and Inclusion International Conference – Equality, Diversity and Inclusion International Conference - Cape Town
2022 Annual Conference – Southern African Computer Lecturer's Association - Cape Town
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