Global civil society activity in Thessaloniki, Greece

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Thessaloniki, also known as Thessalonica, Saloniki or Salonica, is the second-largest city in Greece, with over 1 million inhabitants in its metropolitan area, and the capital of the geographic region of Macedonia, the administrative region of Central Macedonia and the Decentralized Administration of Macedonia and Thrace. It is also known in Greek as η Συμπρωτεύουσα, literally "the co-capital", a reference to its historical status as the Συμβασιλεύουσα or "co-reigning" city of the Eastern Roman (Byzantine) Empire, alongside Constantinople.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Thessaloniki is ranked #155 over a 20 year period,
with 301 meetings since 1998.


Thessaloniki is ranked #184 in 2018, with 8 meetings.

Organizations based in Thessaloniki

Institute for Balkan Studies, Thessaloniki Est. 1953

European Veterinary Parasitology College Est. 2003

Association of Interbalkan Women's Cooperation Societies, Thessaloniki Est. 1992

Association of the Balkan News Agencies Est. 1995

World Conference of Associations of Theological Institutions Est. 1989

European Centre for Byzantine and Post-Byzantine Monuments Est. 1997

World Pan Amateur Kickboxing Association

South-East European Research Centre

Centre of International and European Economic Law, Thessaloniki Est. 1978

International Organizing Committee for European Conferences on Thermophysical Properties Est. 1968

European Board of Veterinary Specialisation Est. 1993

Association of Economic Universities of South and Eastern Europe and the Black Sea Region Est. 1996

International Society on Brain and Behaviour

International Association for Transport Properties Est. 1981

European Network of Heads of Schools of Architecture Est. 2001

Institute of International Public Law and International Relations of Thessaloniki Est. 1966

Balkan Environmental Association Est. 1998

Centre for International Politics, Thessaloniki

European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training Est. 1975

World Council of Hellenes Abroad Est. 1995

Center for Democracy and Reconciliation in Southeast Europe Est. 1998

UNESCO Centre for Women and Peace in the Balkan Countries

Black Sea Trade and Development Bank

European College of Sports Medicine and Exercise Physicians

South-East European Network on Formal Methods

View More profiles (28 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Thessaloniki

2024 Annual MeetingEuropean High Pressure Research Group

2020 Biennial CongressEuropean Rhinologic Society

2020 International SymposiumInternational Symposium on Infection and Allergy of the Nose

2020 CongressInternational Rhinologic Society

2020 Biennial Congress and General AssemblyInternational Centre of Research and Information on the Public, Social and Cooperative Economy

2020 International CongressInternational Society for Ethnopharmacology

View More Future Events (6 total) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Thessaloniki

2020 Conference – International Conference on Air Quality - Science and Application
2020 Annual Assembly – International Commission for Alpine Rescue
2020 Pan European Regional Congress – International Committee of Military Medicine
2019 Annual Congress – European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy
2019 Meeting – European Network of Living Labs
2019 Conference – European Federation of Therapeutic Communities
2019 Conference – International Clinical Hyperthermia Society
2019 Biennial Conference – International Federation of Classification Societies
2019 Annual Symposium – International Institute of Forecasters
2019 Annual Meeting – International College of Dentists
2019 Conference on Digital Approaches to Cartographic Heritage – International Cartographic Association
2018 Annual Congress – European Association for Panels and Profiles
2018 Policy Learning Forum on Apprenticeships – European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training
2018 Annual Forum – European Technology Platform on Smart Systems Integration
2018 International Meeting on Silk Road Tourism – World Tourism Organization
2018 Biennial Conference – European Evaluation Society
2018 Summer School – European Cities Marketing
2018 Quadrennial Conference – European Association for Earthquake Engineering
2018 Triennial Congress – International Dermoscopy Society
2018 South Eastern Europe Workshop – Group on Earth Observations
2018 Meeting – European Cooperative Programme for Plant Genetic Resources
2018 Biennial Congress – Mediterranean Society of Coloproctology
2017 International Conference on Interactive Mobile Communications, Technologies and Learning – International Association of Online Engineering
2017 Annual International Conference – European Forum of Technical and Vocational Education and Training
2017 Conference – International Association of Health Policy in Europe

View More Past Events (554 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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