Global civil society activity in Seoul, Korea Rep

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

Top 10 over 20 years

Seoul is ranked #5 over a 20 year period,
with 5094 meetings since 2001.

Top 10 in 2021

Seoul is ranked #2 in 2021, with 263 meetings.

Local UIA Partner

Seoul Tourism Organization


The Seoul Convention Bureau is a division of the Seoul Tourism Organization, dedicated to the business of Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions (MICE). We are in charge of international marketing and public relations for Seoul as a convention city. For business events, we provide services at every level, from support for bids to the promotion and final staging of the event.

The Seoul Convention Bureau has also developed specialized programs to educate convention experts, expand MICE offerings and reinvigorate the meetings industry. Committed to the advancement of Seoul as a convention destination, the Seoul Convention Bureau has joined forces with the Seoul Metropolitan Government to strengthen the industry's competitive power and provide you, our valued customers, with outstanding value and service.


  • Assistance in Bid Preparation
  • Venue Search and Site Inspections
  • Bid Support Declarations
  • Seoul Promotional Materials & Seoul Welcome Kit
  • Seoul Convention Supporters
  • Airport Multi-Cube Welcome Message

Organizations based in Seoul

Global Green Growth Institute Est. 2010

International Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation Association

World Ssireum Federation Est. 2008

World Women Inventors and Entrepreneurs Association Est. 2008

World Council of Isotopes Est. 2008

Asian Sports Press Union

Asian Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry Est. 1990

Union of Asian Alpine Associations Est. 1932

Asian Rowing Federation Est. 1982

Asian Underwater Federation

Asian Associated Wrestling Committee Est. 1973

Asia Pacific Society of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology Est. 1991

East Asian Union of Human Genetics Societies

Asian Equestrian Federation

Asian Carombole Sports Confederation Est. 1999

Asian Triathlon Confederation Est. 1991

Asian Society of Transplantation Est. 1981

World Archery Asia

Asian Oceanian Society of Radiology Est. 1971

Society for Gastrointestinal Intervention Est. 2007

Federation of Asian Professional Textile Associations Est. 1991

Asian-South Pacific Association of Sport Psychology Est. 1989

Asian Council of Exercise and Sports Science Est. 2001

Asian Hospital Federation Est. 1971

International Society for Solid State Ionics Est. 1987

View More profiles (259 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Seoul

2026 World Congress of AudiologyInternational Society of Audiology

2026 World Congress for NeuroRehabilitation (WCNR)World Federation for NeuroRehabilitation

2025 International Congress of ProtistologyInternational Society of ProtistologistsInternational Society for Evolutionary Protistology

2025 CongressInternational Society of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology

2024 Biennial CongressInternational Society of University Colon and Rectal Surgeons

2024 World Congress of GI EndoscopyWorld Endoscopy Organization

2024 Annual International ConferenceAssociation for Business Communication

2024 ICASSP : International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal ProcessingInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

2024 MeetingInternational Actuarial Association

2024 Conference on Laboratory PhonologyAssociation for Laboratory Phonology

2024 Triennial Scientific MeetingInternational Federation of Foot and Ankle Societies

2024 Annual MeetingOrganization for Human Brain Mapping

2024 International Symposium on Dental HygieneInternational Federation of Dental Hygienists

2023 World Congress of GastroenterologyWorld Gastroenterology Organisation

2023 Asian Symposium on Plant LipidsAsian Symposium on Plant Lipids

2023 International ConferenceInternational Society for Quality in Health Care

2023 International Conference on Machine LearningInternational Machine Learning Society

2023 Asia Pacific Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infection (APCCMI 2023)Asia-Pacific Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infection

2023 International Research Conference on Social EconomyCentre international de recherches et d'information sur l'économie publique, sociale et coopérative

2023 ConferenceAsian Association for Lexicography

2023 ConferenceInternational Academy of Practical Theology

2023 World Congress of Cognitive and Behavioral TherapiesWorld Confederation of Cognitive and Behavioural TherapiesAsian Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Association

2023 CongressGlobal Greens

2023 International Congress on Systemic Lupus ErythematosusInternational Congress on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

2023 ConferenceScience Council of Asia

View More Future Events (27 total) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Seoul

2022 SRA Asia Congress – Society for Risk Analysis - Asia
2022 Congress – Asian Pacific Society of Respirology
2022 Quadrennial Asian Australasian Congress – World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists
2022 Joint World Conference on Social Work, Education and Social Development – International Association of Schools of Social Work
2022 Biennial Congress – Asian Society of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
2022 Asia-Pacific Group Meeting – International Search and Rescue Advisory Group
2022 International Ginseng Symposium – International Ginseng Symposium
2022 Global Green Growth Week Conference – Global Green Growth Institute
2022 Annual Meeting – Asian Law and Economics Association
2022 Asian Conference on Tumor Ablation – Asian Society of Tumor Ablation
2022 Satellite Conference – Asia-Pacific Satellite Communications Council
2022 Seoul Conference – International Corporate Governance Network
2022 World Congress of Endourology and Uro-Technology – Endourology Society
2022 Annual Conference – South East Asian Association for Institutional Research
2022 Congress – Asia Pacific Baptist Federation
2022 BioRob : International Conference on Biometrical Robotics and Biomechatronics – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
2022 Asia Pacific Physics Conference – Association of Asia Pacific Physical Societies
2022 World Congress – World Catholic Association for Communication
2022 Conference – International Association of Buddhist Studies
2022 Conference – Asian Innovation and Entrepreneurship Association
2022 International Conference – Asian Oncology Society
2022 Conference – EU Studies Association Asia Pacific
2022 Conference – Memory Studies Association
2022 International Conference on Biomedical Applications of Electrical Impedance Tomography – International Society for Electrical Bio-Impedance
2022 Conference – International Society for Bioelectromagnetism

View More Past Events (7768 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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