Global civil society activity in Montréal, Canada

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

Top 25 over 20 years

Montréal is ranked #14 over a 20 year period,
with 5909 meetings since 2001.

Top 25 in 2021

Montréal is ranked #14 in 2021, with 131 meetings.

Local UIA Partner

Palais des congrès de Montréal


Montréal, the leading host city in the Americas for international events (UIA 2018), is a hub of higher learning and innovation. The Montréal area is home to no less than 11 university institutions, 200 research centres and 65 international organizations! It ranked among the most reputable and high-tech cities in the world according to The Reputation Institute and Business Insider, respectively. Also known for its nightlife and gastronomic cuisine, Montréal is a safe, cosmopolitan city where French, English and 140 other languages are spoken.

Recipient of the highest quality standards certification in the industry, the Palais des congrès de Montréal houses 48,000 m2 (510,000 sq. ft.) of event rental space, including 113 rooms and spaces equipped with the latest state-of-the-art technology. Located at the heart of a city accessible by plane, train or car, This carbon neutral and BOMA BEST certified venue features a unique architecture, and serves as a customs clearance point by the Canadian border services. Some 16,000 hotel rooms are nearby within a 10-minute walk, 4,000 of which are linked to the Palais via Montréal’s underground city. As a true team player, the Palais works closely with industry partners.

What really sets the Palais experience apart are its creative professionals with a customer satisfaction rate reaching 92%. Our team is passionate about providing outstanding service and working side-by-side with organizers from the bidding phase to the event’s closing by responding to their needs with actions that deliver results.

Organizations based in Montréal

International Association for Dialogue Analysis Est. 1990

International Research Society of Spinal Deformities Est. 1994

International Society for Low Vision Research and Rehabilitation

International University Theatre Association Est. 1994

Association internationale et interdisciplinaire sur la chaîne des médicaments

International Scientific Committee on Shot Peening

Commission internationale pour l'histoire des universités Est. 1960

Voices Without Frontiers Est. 1996

Staff Association of the International Civil Aviation Organization Est. 1948

International Society for In Vitro Fertilization

World Wide Hearing Est. 2003

Global Partnership on Local and Subnational Action for Biodiversity Est. 2008

World Youth Parliament for Water Est. 1998

International Academy of Law and Mental Health Est. 1981

International Society of Dynamic Games Est. 1990

Alternatives International

The Butterfly Effect Est. 2010

NewCities Foundation Est. 2010

Canada World Youth Est. 1971

Mer et monde

Institute for the Study of International Development Est. 1963

Alternatives - Action and Communication Network for International Development

Institute of Air and Space Law, Montréal Est. 1951

Centre for East Asian Studies, Montreal Est. 1976

International College of Spiritual and Psychic Sciences

View More profiles (257 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Montréal

2029 Spring MeetingElectrochemical Society

2027 World Chemistry CongressInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

2026 International Conference on GeosyntheticsInternational Geosynthetics Society

2026 Goldschmidt ConferenceEuropean Association of GeochemistryGeochemical Society

2026 WorldPM World Congress & ExhibitionWorld Powder Metallurgy Congress and Exhibition

2026 World Tunnel CongressInternational Tunnelling and Underground Space Association

2025 Annual ConferenceInternational Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes

2025 ConferenceASHRAEAir Infiltration and Ventilation Centre

2025 Annual MeetingNeurocritical Care Society

2025 Conference on Protein Expression in Animal Cells (PEACe)Conference on Protein Expression in Animal Cells

2025 STI and HIV World CongressInternational Union against Sexually Transmitted InfectionsInternational Society for Sexually Transmitted Diseases Research

2025 International Conference on Spectral and High Order Methods (ICOSAHOM)International Conference on Spectral and High Order Methods

2025 Annual ConferenceSociety for the Advancement of Socio-Economics

2025 International Conference on Light Materials - Science and Technology (LightMAT)International Conference on Light Materials - Science and Technology

2025 Colloque Espace Mathématique Francophone (EMF)Espace Mathématique Francophone

2025 International Conference on Emergency MedicineInternational Federation for Emergency Medicine

2025 Spring MeetingElectrochemical Society

2025 ISPOR ConferenceInternational Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research

2025 International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI)International Joint Conferences on Artificial Intelligence

2025 ConferenceInternational Network for the Study of Lyric

2025 International Symposium on the Acquisition of Second Language Speech (New Sounds)International Symposium on the Acquisition of Second Language Speech

2024 International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (MicroTAS)Chemical and Biological Microsystems Society

2024 Annual MeetingOligonucleotide Therapeutics Society

2024 Annual MeetingInternational Society of Pharmacovigilance

2024 Americas Society Leadership ConferenceCFA Institute

View More Future Events (45 total) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Montréal

2024 International Symposium of Functional Neuroceptor Mapping of the Living Brain (NRM) – International Symposium of Functional Neuroceptor Mapping of the Living Brain
2024 Conference – International Behavioural Trials Network
2024 Congress – Acfas
2024 Annual Forum – Vertical Flight Society
2024 Annual Meeting – American Oil Chemists' Society
2024 Collogue International – Association des facultés ou établissements de lettres et sciences humaines des universités d'expression française
2024 Programme on Ecosystem Change and Society Conference – Future Earth
2024 Congress – Association des dermatologistes francophones
2023 DRONE ENABLE : Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Industry Symposium – International Civil Aviation Organization
2023 Wool Round Table – International Wool Textile Organisation
2023 Team Development Conference – International University Consortium for Executive Education
2023 International Signal Processing, Communications and Engineering Management Conference – International Signal Processing, Communications and Engineering Management Conference
2023 Global Forum – World Federation of Hemophilia
2023 Congrès International – Réseau international francophone de formation policière
2023 Joint IAF-ILAC Meeting – International Laboratory Accreditation CooperationInternational Accreditation Forum
2023 Annual Meeting – Middle East Studies Association
2023 Internet Measurement Conference – Association for Computing Machinery
2023 Open Meeting of the Sixty-Ninth Session of the Cospas-Sarsat Council – International Cospas-Sarsat Programme
2023 International Congress on Whole Person Care – International Congress on Whole Person Care
2023 World Congress of Neurology – World Federation of Neurology
2023 Solanaceae Conference (SOL) – Solanaceae Conference
2023 Biennial Symposium – Collegium Internationale Allergologicum
2023 Global Conference – GEO Biodiversity Observation Network
2023 World Congress of Psychiatric Genetics (WCPG) – International Society of Psychiatric Genetics
2023 Annual Symposium – Airline Group of IFORS

View More Past Events (3951 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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