Global civil society activity in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

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Sharjah is the third largest and third most populous city in the United Arab Emirates, forming part of the Dubai-Sharjah-Ajman metropolitan area. The emirate of Sharjah borders with Dubai to the south, Ajman and Umm Al Quwain to the north and Ras Al Khaimah to the east. It is the only emirate that overlooks the coastline on the Persian Gulf to the west and the Gulf of Oman to the East, with the eastern Sharjah coastal towns of Kalba and Khor Fakkan.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Sharjah is ranked #702 over a 20 year period,
with 39 meetings since 1998.


Sharjah is ranked #872 in 2018, with 0 meetings.

Organizations based in Sharjah

Arab Science and Technology Foundation Est. 2000

Arab Union for Astronomy and Space Sciences Est. 1998

Gulf Airport Services Association Est. 1980

Arab Cycling Federation

Arab Theatre Institute

Regional Center for Educational Planning

International Biennial Association Est. 2014

View More profiles (7 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Past Events in Sharjah

2019 World General Assembly and International Conference – International Organization of Folk Art
2017 Annual General Assembly – Arab Air Carriers Organization
2016 GCC-Mauritanian Business Forum – Gulf Cooperation Council
2016 Conference – Eurasia Business and Economics Society
2015 Conference – Arab Publishers' Association
2015 General Assembly – International Biennial Association
2013 Central Asia, Middle East and North African Regional Meeting – International Board on Books for Young People
2013 International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics
2012 Annual Meeting – American International Consortium of Academic Libraries
2011 Open seminar – UFI - The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry
2011 Middle East Conference on Biomedical Engineering – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
2009 UAE international conference on anaesthesia, critical care and pain medicine
2009 Pan Arab congress – Pan Arab Federation of Societies of Anesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain Management
2008 Annual general meeting – Global Alliance on Accessible Technologies and Environments
2007 Annual Meeting – Arab Transfusion Medicine Forum
2006 Session – Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World
2006 Congress – African Middle East Association of Gastroenterology
2006 Conference – Arab Society for Computer Aided Architectural Design
2005 Conference on water-resources, technologies and management in the Arab world – Arab Science and Technology Foundation
2005 Conference on business education in the Gulf – EFMD - The Management Development Network
2005 Forum for business women in Islamic countries – Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture
2004 Biennial conference – International Association for the Study of Traditional Environments
2004 Annual meeting – Association of American International Colleges and Universities
2004 General conference – Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World
2004 Session / General Conference – Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World

View More Past Events (57 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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