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 #6 over a 20 year period,
with 9667 meetings since 2001.

Top 10 in 2021

Seoul is ranked #2 in 2021, with 463 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

Asian Sports Press Union

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

Federation of Asian Professional Textile Associations Est. 1991

Asian Council of Exercise and Sports Science Est. 2001

Asian Hospital Federation Est. 1971

International Society for Solid State Ionics Est. 1987

Asian Federation of Computer Vision Societies

Asia Interior Design Institute Association Est. 1998

Pan Asian Boxing Association Est. 1995

Association of Asia-Pacific Business Schools Est. 2004

International Society for Clinical Haemorheology Est. 1993

International Society for Electrical Bio-Impedance Est. 2004

Asian Cycling Confederation

Pan Pacific Continence Society

East Asian Squash Federation

Asian Association for World Historians

View More profiles (265 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 CongressInternational Comparative Literature Association

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

2025 CongressInternational Society of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology

2024 Biennial CongressInternational Association for Disability and Oral Health

2024 Biennial CongressInternational Society of University Colon and Rectal Surgeons

2024 International Conference on Magnetic Resonance in Biological SystemsInternational Council on Magnetic Resonance in Biological Systems

2024 World CongressInternationale Vereinigung für Rechts- und Sozialphilosophie

2024 World Congress of GI EndoscopyWorld Endoscopy Organization

2024 Annual International ConferenceAssociation for Business Communication

2024 MeetingInternational Actuarial Association

2024 SessionWorld Medical Association

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

2024 International Symposium on Dental HygieneInternational Federation of Dental Hygienists

2024 Annual MeetingOrganization for Human Brain Mapping

2024 Triennial Scientific MeetingInternational Federation of Foot and Ankle Societies

2024 Conference on Laboratory PhonologyAssociation for Laboratory Phonology

2023 World Congress of GastroenterologyWorld Gastroenterology Organisation

2023 Asia Pacific Symposium on Cochlear Implant and Related Sciences (APSCI)Asia Pacific Symposium on Cochlear Implant and Related Sciences

2023 International ConventionEast Asian Economic Association

2023 ConferenceScience Council of Asia

2023 Associations Round Table - Asia PacificUnion of International Associations

2023 Asian Symposium on Plant LipidsAsian Symposium on Plant Lipids

2023 CongressAsian Pan-Pacific Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition

View More Future Events (42 total) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Seoul

2023 Asia Pacific Regional Meeting – Economic Science Association
2023 International Congress on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus – International Congress on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
2022 Conference – International Conference of Social Theory, Politics and the Arts
2022 Conference – International Association for Educational and Vocational Guidance
2022 Korea Conference – Asian Association for Investors in Non-Listed Real Estate Vehicles
2022 Asian NIR Symposium – Asian NIR Consortium
2022 Forum – ASEAN-Korea Centre
2022 Symposium on Harnessing Digital Technologies and Experiences to Accelerate Agricultural and Rural Development in Asia and the Pacific – International Fund for Agricultural DevelopmentAsian Development Bank
2022 SRA Asia Congress – Society for Risk Analysis - Asia
2022 NIFDS-DIA Conference – Drug Information Association
2022 Congress – Asian Pacific Society of Respirology
2022 Quadrennial Asian Australasian Congress – World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists
2022 Session – Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development
2022 NACF-ICAO Workshop – International Co-operative Agricultural Organisation
2022 Annual Conference – Council on International Educational Exchange
2022 International Congress on Magnetic Resonance Imaging
2022 Biennial Meeting – Society for Free Radical Research Asia
2022 International Conference on Global Citizenship Education (GCED) – Asia-Pacific Centre of Education for International Understanding
2022 International Seminar on Official Statistics – United Nations
2022 Annual Meeting – East Asian Society of Endourology
2022 Biennial Congress – Asia Pacific Orthodontic Society
2022 Joint World Conference on Social Work, Education and Social Development – International Association of Schools of Social Work
2022 Asia-Pacific Group Meeting – International Search and Rescue Advisory Group
2022 Joint World Conference on Social Work Education and Social Development – International Council on Social WelfareInternational Association of Schools of Social Work
2022 Biennial Congress – Asian Society of Pediatric Infectious Diseases

View More Past Events (7863 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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