Global civil society activity in Groningen, Netherlands

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Groningen is the main municipality as well as the capital city of the eponymous province in the Netherlands. It is the largest city in the north of the Netherlands and has 231,037 inhabitants on a total area of 180.21 km2 (69.58 sq mi), and land area of 168.93 km2 (65.22 sq mi) with a population density of 1,367 per km2. It merged with Ten Boer and Haren municipalities in 1 January 2019. The Groningen-Assen metropolitan area has about half a million inhabitants. Groningen is an old city and was the regional power of the north of the Netherlands, a semi-independent city-state and member of the German Hanseatic League. Groningen is a university city, with an estimated 31,000 students at the University of Groningen, and an estimated 28,000 at the Hanze University of Applied Sciences.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Groningen is ranked #246 over a 20 year period,
with 164 meetings since 1998.


Groningen is ranked #90 in 2018, with 17 meetings.

Organizations based in Groningen

JIN Climate and Sustainability Est. 1994

European Matrix Biology Est. 1968

European International Model United Nations Est. 1987

International Society of Intraoperative Neurophysiology Est. 2005

Centre for European Security Studies Est. 1993

Arctic Centre, Groningen Est. 1970

European Scientific Association for Residential and Foster Care of Children and Adolescents Est. 1989

Centre for Development Studies, Groningen Est. 1996

European Association for Aviation Psychology Est. 1956

Human Factors and Ergonomics Society - Europe Chapter Est. 1983

OSGP Alliance Est. 2006

Network of Concerned Historians Est. 1995

European Network of Laboratories for Sequence Based Typing of Microbial Pathogens

Energy Delta Institute Est. 2002

Energy Academy Europe

European Multicentre Tics in Children Studies

International Alliance on Land Tenure and Administration Est. 2008

Trisomy 21 Research Society Est. 2014

Europe-Central Asia Monitoring Est. 2008

Euregionales Netzwerk für Patientensicherheit und Infektionsschutz Est. 2009

World Fish Migration Foundation

View More profiles (21 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Groningen

2020 ConferencePerformance Management Association

2020 Triennial CongressInternational Association of Applied Linguistics

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

Past Events in Groningen

2019 Interoperability meeting – International Virtual Observatory Alliance
2019 Biennial Conference – International Society for Ecological Psychology
2019 Annual European Congress – European Society for Cardiovascular and Endovascular Surgery
2018 International Conference on Legal Knowledge Systems – Foundation for Legal Knowledge Systems
2018 Conference – International Conference on Relational and Algebraic Methods in Computer Science
2018 Workshop on Metagenomics in the Diagnostic Laboratory – European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
2018 Symposium – International Scientific Tendinopathy Symposium
2018 Workshop – European Workshop on Econometrics and Health Economics
2018 Biennial Meeting – European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction
2018 Workshop on Distributed Estimation and Control in Networked Systems – International Federation of Automatic Control
2018 Annual Conference – European Society for the History of the Human Sciences
2018 Biennial Congress – International Society for the History of Philosophy of Science
2018 Annual Meeting – Society for Light Treatment and Biological Rhythms
2018 Annual International Conference – International Association for Energy Economics
2018 EWIS : European Workshops in International Studies – European International Studies Association
2018 Meeting – Association of European Schools of Planning
2018 Annual Meeting – European Association for the Study of Diabetes
2018 Annual Meeting – Cancer and Primary Care Research International Network
2018 European Symposium on Radiopharmacy and Radiopharmaceuticals – European Association of Nuclear Medicine
2018 Young Academics Conference – Association of European Schools of Planning
2017 Biennial Conference – European Network for Mental Health Service Evaluation
2017 Symposium – International Scientific Centre of Fertilizers
2017 Congress – European Union of Railway Modellers and Friends of the Railway
2017 Annual Congress – European Regional Science Association
2017 Biennial Congress – European Society for Evolutionary Biology

View More Past Events (428 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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