Global civil society activity in Lisbon, Portugal
Lisbon is the capital and the largest city of Portugal, with an estimated population of 505,526 within its administrative limits in an area of 100.05 km2. Lisbon's urban area extends beyond the city's administrative limits with a population of around 2.8 million people, being the 10th-most populous urban area in the European Union. About 3 million people live in the Lisbon metropolitan area, which represents approximately 27% of the country's population. It is mainland Europe's westernmost capital city and the only one along the Atlantic coast. Lisbon lies in the western Iberian Peninsula on the Atlantic Ocean and the River Tagus. The westernmost portions of its metro area, the Portuguese Riviera, form the westernmost point of Continental Europe, culminating at Cabo da Roca.
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From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report
Top 25 over 20 years
Lisbon is ranked #17 over a 20 year period,
with 2180 meetings since 1998.
Top 25 in 2018Lisbon is ranked #11 in 2018, with 142 meetings.
Local UIA Partner
Lisboa Visitors & Convention Bureauwebsite: http://www.visitlisboa.com/Home_UK.aspx?lang=en-GB
The Lisboa Visitors & Convention Bureau markets Lisboa as a prime destination for congresses, meetings, events, incentives and business travel in general.
It is a department of Turismo de Lisboa, a non profit association (private and public bodies) responsible for the promotion of the Lisbon Region.
The Lisboa Visitors & Convention Bureau is the place to contact for anyone planning an event in Lisbon. Our 200 members include meeting facilities, hotels, event agencies and service providers of the Lisbon meetings and conventions industry.
It will be very pleased to put you in touch with their members ; DMCs, Hotels, PCOs, Congress Center...) and garantees the superior quality of their service.
Besides impartial advice and assistance to event organizers, our services include bid preparation, coordination of site inspections, ideas for social programs and identification of suitable venues for your event.
Promotional materials available on request: Meeting planner guide, presentation folders for congress bids, brochures, leaflets, shellfolders, CD-Rom, video presentation, posters and maps.
Organizations based in LisbonAssociação dos Operadores de Correios e Telecomunicações dos Paises e Territórios de Lingua Oficial Portuguesa Est. 1993
European Council of Police Unions Est. 1988
European Association for Internal Communication Est. 1955
European Centre on Urban Risks Est. 1998
European Studies Institute, Lisbon Est. 1980
Sounds of Lusofonia Association Est. 1996
International Federation of Pedestrians Est. 1963
International Centre on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Est. 2003
Amilcar Cabral Centre of Information and Documentation Est. 1974
International Volunteers for African Development Est. 1992
Oriente Foundation Est. 1988
International Movement for a New Museology Est. 1985
Cooperation on International Traceability in Analytical Chemistry Est. 1993
International Cerebral Palsy Society Est. 1954
International Medical Assistance Foundation Est. 1984
Union of Luso-Afro-America-Asiatic Capital Cities Est. 1985
Latin Languages Speaking Allergists and Immunologists Est. 1971
Portuguese Institute for International Relations and Security
Tropical Science Research Institute
International Society for Rock Mechanics Est. 1962
European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction Est. 1993
Instituto de Estudos para o Desenvolvimento, Lisboa Est. 1979
European Federation of Tourist Guide Associations Est. 1986
Centro Internacional de Formação dos Trabalhadores da Indústria e Energia Est. 1995
Future Events in LisbonAnnual Congress – World Small Animal Veterinary Association
2023 Annual Congress – World Small Animal Veterinary Association
2022 Congress – European Academy of Paediatric Dentistry
2022 Biennial Congress – International Menopause Society
2021 Annual Congress – European College of Neuropsychopharmacology
2021 Triennial Congress – International Association for the History of Glass
2021 World Congress – International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine
2021 Joint Meeting – European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology
2021 Annual Arctic Science Summit – International Arctic Science Committee
2020 Diabetes Complications Congress – International Diabetes Federation
2020 Conference – European Society for Prevention Research
2020 Annual Congress – International Psychogeriatric Association
2020 Annual Congress – European Society of Neuroradiology
2020 European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference – European Commission
2020 European Thermal Sciences Conference – European Committee for the Advancement of Thermal Sciences and Heat Transfer
2020 European Regional Congress – International Society for Labour and Social Security Law
2020 World Congress – International Association for Political Science Students
2020 Biennial Congress – International Political Science Association
2020 International Symposium on Homogeneous Catalysis – International Symposium on Homogeneous Catalysis
2020 Biennial Conference – Core Technologies for Life Sciences
2020 Symposium – International Society of Arterial Chemoreception
2020 International Conference on River Connectivity2020 World Congress – International Association of Dental Traumatology
2020 International Conference on Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge Based Systems – International Conference on Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty
Past Events in Lisbon
2020 Conference – Association Radiodays Europe
2020 World Congress on Controversies in Ophthalmology
2020 Biennial International Liquid Crystal Conference – International Liquid Crystal Society
2019 Annual Conference – Association for Educational Assessment - Europe
2019 Annual Congress – European Organization for Quality
2019 European Conference on Addictive Behaviours and Dependencies – European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction
2019 Meeting on the Key Indicator Drug-Related Deaths – European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction
2019 Ashtrans Europe Conference
2019 Annual Conference – European Cabin Crew Association
2019 Global Summit – International Communications Consultancy Organisation
2019 Annual General Assembly and Conference – European Adhesive Tape Association
2019 Meeting on Tissue Homeostasis in Health and Diseases – International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
2019 Meeting on Drug-Related Infectious Diseases Key Indicator – European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction
2019 Annual Conference – World Youth Student and Educational Travel Confederation
2019 Annual Meeting – European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
2019 Europe Conference – International Insurance Law Association
2019 Meeting on the Treatment Demand Indicator – European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction
2019 Symposium – International Symposium Intra Articular Treatment
2019 Meeting – International Nickel Study Group
2019 Conference – Eurasia Business and Economics Society
2019 Meeting – Association of European Operational Research Societies
2019 Annual Congress – European Association for Osseointegration
2019 Annual General Meeting and Congress – Federation of European National Collection Associations
2019 General Meeting – European Council of Civil Engineers
2019 Lisbon Civil Engineering summit
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