Global civil society activity in Lyon, France

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Lyon or Lyons is the third-largest city and second-largest urban area of France. It is located in the country's east-central part at the confluence of the rivers Rhône and Saône, about 470 km (292 mi) south of Paris, 320 km (199 mi) north of Marseille and 56 km (35 mi) northeast of Saint-Étienne. Inhabitants of the city are called Lyonnais.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Lyon is ranked #49 over a 20 year period,
with 850 meetings since 1998.


Lyon is ranked #33 in 2018, with 48 meetings.

Local UIA Partner

Lyon Convention Bureau


Organizations based in Lyon

Association internationale des utilisateurs de fils de filaments artificiels et synthétiques et de soie naturelle Est. 1954

European Centre for Humanitarian Health

International Association of Cancer Registries Est. 1966

A coeur joie international Est. 1948

Centre européen de dermocosmétologie Est. 1962

World Digital Solidarity Agency Est. 2006

International Group for Study of Intervertebral Spine Approaches Est. 1988

Paediatric Radiation Oncology Society

Observatoire des armements / CDRPC Est. 1984

European Society for Surgery of Shoulder and Elbow Est. 1987

Working Together for Human Rights Est. 1989

European Observatoire of Sport and Employment

International Union of Shoe Industry Technicians Est. 1974

Soeurs de Saint-Charles-de-Lyon Est. 1680

International Symposium on Radioimmunology, Lyon

Homeopaths Without Borders France Est. 1984

Centre oecuménique unité chrétienne Est. 1954

Centre de recherches et d'échanges sur la diffusion et l'inculturation du Christianisme Est. 1979

International Ecumenical Fraternity Est. 2000

Triangle génération humanitaire Est. 1994

European Association of University Classics Teachers Est. 1967

Soeurs de Saint Joseph de Lyon Est. 1650

Lighting Urban Community International Est. 2002

World Veterinary Poultry Association Est. 1959

International Centre for Local Development Studies Est. 1990

View More profiles (75 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Lyon

2023 Annual MeetingInternational Society of Electrochemistry

2023 Quinquennial CongressInternational Society for Plant Pathology

2022 Quadrennial General Meeting and CongressInternational Mineralogical Association

2022 International Conference on Surface IntegrityCIRP - The International Academy for Production Engineering

2022 International ConferenceAssociation of European Economics Education

2021 ConferenceInternational Plant Biomechanics Conference

2021 Quadrennial Congress and General AssemblyInternational Union of Speleology

2021 Annual MeetingInternational Society for Extracellular Vesicles

2021 International Security Printers ConferenceEuropean Federation for Print and Digital Communication

2021 International Symposium on OstracodaInternational Research Group on Ostracoda

2021 Quadrennial CongressInternational Tribology Council

2020 World CongressWorld Federation for NeuroRehabilitation

2020 Biennial ConferenceEuropean Society for the Study of English

2020 European Nonlinear Oscillations ConferenceEUROMECH - European Mechanics Society

2020 Annual CongressInternational Association of Bicentenary Family Companies

2020 International Symposium on Bituminous MaterialsInternational Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures

2020 Annual ConferenceEuropean Cystic Fibrosis Society

2020 CongressRadiology International

2020 Forum AcusticumEuropean Acoustics Association

View More Future Events (19 total) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Lyon

2019 Biennial Congress – World Allergy Organization - IAACI
2019 Congrès Francophone Actualités en Réanimation – JIVD-AER
2019 Open Source Summit Europe – Linux Foundation
2019 Annual Meeting – International Society of Paediatric Surgical Oncology
2019 Annual Conference – International Society of Paediatric Oncology
2019 Indo-French Knowledge Summit
2019 Replenishment Conference – Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
2019 International Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
2019 International Smart Rivers Conference – PIANC
2019 Congress – European Association for Neuro-Oncology
2019 Meeting – European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel
2019 Congress – International Congress for Battery Recycling
2019 Lyon Hip Arthroplasty Congress
2019 Leeds-Lyon Symposium on Tribology
2019 International Colloquium – Association internationale pour la recherche en didactique du français
2019 Annual Congress – European Regional Science Association
2019 International Conference on Liquid and Amorphous Metals
2019 MedInfo : Biennial World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics – International Medical Informatics Association
2019 Congress – European Biological Rhythms Society
2019 International Conference on Surveillance, Vibrations, Shock and Noise
2019 International Conference
2019 Biennial Congress – International Pancreas and Islet Transplant Association
2019 NOVATECH : International Conference on Sustainable Techniques and Strategies in Urban Water Management – International Water Association
2019 EWASS : European Week of Astronomy and Space Science – European Astronomical Society
2019 International Conference on Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning – International Society of the Learning Sciences

View More Past Events (1794 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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