Global civil society activity in Sydney, Australia

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Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania. Located on Australia's east coast, the metropolis surrounds Port Jackson and extends about 70 km (43.5 mi) on its periphery towards the Blue Mountains to the west, Hawkesbury to the north, the Royal National Park to the south and Macarthur to the south-west. Sydney is made up of 658 suburbs, 40 local government areas and 15 contiguous regions. Residents of the city are known as "Sydneysiders". As of June 2017, Sydney's estimated metropolitan population was 5,230,330 and is home to approximately 65% of the state's population.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

Top 25 over 20 years

Sydney is ranked #23 over a 20 year period,
with 1917 meetings since 1998.

Top 25 in 2018

Sydney is ranked #19 in 2018, with 107 meetings.

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Organizations based in Sydney

International Federation of Audit Bureaux of Certification Est. 1963

Financial Services Institute of Australasia Est. 1999

Royal Australasian College of Physicians Est. 1938

Act for Peace Est. 1948

UnitingWorld Est. 1977

South East Asia Regional Computer Confederation Est. 1978

Oriental Society of Australia Est. 1956

International Circle of Penal Abolitionists Est. 1982

World Science Fiction Congress

Asia-Oceania Tax Consultants' Association Est. 1993

Fellowship of Confessing Anglicans Est. 2008

Society for Free Radical Research Australasia Est. 1988

Australasian Piano Tuners and Technicians Association Est. 1984

Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Australasian Mycological Society Est. 1993

Molecular and Experimental Pathology Society of Australasia Est. 1999

Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and Other Drugs Est. 1981

Australasian Speciality Coffee Association Est. 2001

International Ranger Federation Est. 1992

International Association of Bioethics Est. 1992

Credit Union Foundation Australia

Sisters of Saint Joseph of the Sacred Heart Est. 1866

Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine Est. 1989

Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia Est. 1972

IUMS Division of Mycology Est. 1970

View More profiles (101 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Sydney

2022 Triennial ConferenceInternational Association of University Professors of English

2022 Quadrennial CongressInternational Actuarial Association

2021 Triennial Congress and General AssemblyInternational Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics

2021 International Congress of Inborn Errors Metabolism

2021 MedInfo : Biennial World Congress on Medical and Health InformaticsInternational Medical Informatics Association

2021 Sensors ConferenceInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

2020 World CongressInternational Congress of Oral Implantologists

2020 World CongressEuropean College of Veterinary Dermatology

2020 Triennial General AssemblyInternational Council on Monuments and Sites

2020 International Executive Council MeetingInternational Commission on Irrigation and Drainage

2020 Triennial International CongressInternational Commission on Irrigation and Drainage

2020 Triennial CongressInternational Association of Forensic Sciences

2020 International Conference on Coastal EngineeringInternational Conference on Coastal Engineering

2020 International SymposiumInternational Map Collectors' Society

2020 Scientific AssemblyCommittee on Space Research

2020 ConferenceInternational Conference on the Physics of Semiconductors

2020 Quadrennial ConferenceInternational Association for Mission Studies

2020 Annual ConferenceAir Transport Research Society

2020 Sydney Neuroscience SymposiumAustralasian Neuroscience Nurses' Association

2020 ConferenceAcademy of Eating Disorders

2020 Annual ConferenceAustralasian Musculoskeletal Imaging Group

2020 Asia-Pacific ConferenceInternational Psychoanalytical Association

2020 Annual MeetingInternational Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine

View More Future Events (23 total) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Sydney

2020 Global Leadership Conference – Entrepreneurs Organization
2020 Annual Scientific Meeting – Australasian Gynaecological Endoscopy and Surgery
2020 International Membrane Science and Technology Conference – Membrane Society of Australasia
2019 AusRAIL Plus Biennial Conference – Australasian Railway Association
2019 International Preventing Overdiagnosis Conference – Preventing Overdiagnosis Board
2019 Conference – TeV Particle Astrophysics
2019 World Congress – International Society for the Study of Itch
2019 Annual Conference – International Committee of ICOM for Museums and Collections of Modern Art
2019 Joint Meeting – Asia-Pacific Strabismus and Paediatric Ophthalmology Society
2019 International Fall Conference – TAG Alliances
2019 Australasian Conference – International Association for Public Participation
2019 Conference – International Association of Law Libraries
2019 Annual Conference – Australasian Sleep Association
2019 Annual Scientific Meeting – Australasian Chronobiology Society
2019 Hydroclimatology Panel Meeting – World Climate Research Programme
2019 Annual Scientific Meeting – Australasian Trauma Society
2019 International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition – International Association for Pattern Recognition
2019 Annual Conference – Australasian Society of Aerospace Medicine
2019 Conference – Australasian Evaluation Society
2019 World Congress – International Association of Inflammation Societies
2019 Annual Conference – Knowledge Commercialisation Australasia
2019 International Conference on Paleoceanography
2019 Sustainable Cities and Landscapes Conference – Association of Pacific Rim Universities
2019 Annual Scientific Meeting – Australasian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society
2019 International Symposium – RoboCup Federation

View More Past Events (3634 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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