According to UIA (Union of International Association) Finland was ranked 18th on the list of total international association congresses organized in 2013. The listing includes 174 countries. The global number of international association congresses organized last year was 11 135.
According to latest congress survey in Finland the average congress delegate stays in Finland over four days and spends approximately 350 euros per day.
Helsinki 20th on cities list
On the list of top international congress cities, Helsinki ranked 20th. A total of 86 international congresses were organized in Helsinki in 2013. The list included 1 465 cities worldwide.