Global civil society activity in Ghent, Belgium

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Ghent is a city and a municipality in the Flemish Region of Belgium. It is the capital and largest city of the East Flanders province, and the second largest municipality in Belgium, after Antwerp. The city originally started as a settlement at the confluence of the Rivers Scheldt and Leie and in the Late Middle Ages became one of the largest and richest cities of northern Europe, with some 50,000 people in 1300. It is a port and university city.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Ghent is ranked #97 over a 20 year period,
with 434 meetings since 1998.


Ghent is ranked #29 in 2018, with 56 meetings.

Organizations based in Ghent

International Centre for Reproductive Health Est. 1994

European Festivals Association Est. 1952

Coiffure EU Est. 2005

European Association of Psychological Assessment Est. 1990

Congregation of the Sisters of Our Lady of the Visitation Est. 1669

Interuniversity Benelux Group of Transport Economists Est. 1978

European Society for Social Drug Research Est. 1990

SOS Kids International - SOS Kindermoord Est. 1991

Oxfam Trading

African Sculptures and Cultures

European Board of Pathology

Project Group for Technical Development Cooperation Est. 1977

Association internationale pour la promotion du théâtre de jeunes en langues étrangères

Kiwanis International - European Federation Est. 1963

International Centre for Physical Land Resources Est. 1998

International Symposium on Quantitative Mass Spectrometry in Life Sciences

International Academy of Osteopathy Est. 1987

International Institute Canon Triest Est. 2000

VREDE - Study and Information Centre for Peace and Development Problems

International Fair and Congress Services

European Biosafety Association Est. 1996

European Association for Chinese Studies Est. 1975

European Society of Health and Medical Sociology Est. 1983

International Symposium on Crop Protection

European Institute for Health Records

View More profiles (50 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Ghent

2020 Annual ConferenceInternational Cycling History Conference

2020 Drupal Developer DaysDrupal Association

View More Future Events (2 total) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Ghent

2020 Meeting – European Network of Living Labs
2018 Conference – International Conference on Reactive Sputter Deposition
2018 Workshop – European Kesterite Workshop
2018 Conference – European Football for Development Network
2018 Cartoon Masters Digital Conference – CARTOON - European Association of Animation Film
2018 Congress – European College of Equine Internal Medicine
2018 Annual Meeting – Inspire - the European Partnership for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
2018 Conference – International Conference on Chemical Reactors
2018 International Symposium – International Association for Life-Cycle Civil Engineering
2018 Sports Tech Transfer and R and D Summit – European Platform for Sport Innovation
2018 European Simulation and Modelling Conference – European Multidisciplinary Society for Modelling and Simulation Technology
2018 SERIN: Symposium on Experimental Rhinology and Immunology of the Nose – European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
2018 Meeting – Joint Glycobiology Meeting
2018 Meeting – International Society of Uterus Transplantation
2018 Conference – AGORA Club International
2018 Meeting – Asia-Europe People's Forum
2018 International Symposium on the Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes – Ehlers-Danlos Society
2018 International Symposium on Substance Abuse Treatment – European Working Group on Drug Oriented Research
2018 Biennial Congress – International Association of Paper Historians
2018 International Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks – European Alliance for Innovation
2018 Biennial Conference – European Association for Bee Research
2018 TROPENTAG : Annual Conference on Tropical and Subtropical Agricultural and Natural Resource Management – Council for Tropical and Subtropical Agricultural Research
2018 Conference – Prevention of Honey Bee COlony LOSSes
2018 Biennial Conference – European Association for Research on Adolescence
2018 Biennial Symposium – European Society of Nematologists

View More Past Events (772 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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