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List of National and International Meets and Summits

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List of National and International Meets and Summits

 

 

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List of National and International Summits is one of the most important topic from which questions are asked in various government exams. Being a government exam preparing aspirant, this list will help you to know about these summits in detail and boost up your preparation for the exams.

 

A Summit is a meeting of heads of state or government to discuss important matters. Leaders from National and International borders meet at different locations every year to discuss about the issues and the growth of their countries or states. Nowadays, International Summits are the most common expression for global governance.

 

Here is the complete list of National and International Summits. Let’s know about these summits in detail.

 

 

 

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International Summits:

 

 

Name of SummitFirst SummitPrevious SummitNext Summit/ Current SummitLogo
 G-20 (Group of 20) Summit

 

Founded in 1999

 

Member countries- Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Republic of Korea, Mexico, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, and the European Union.

 

 

First G-20 Summit: 14th-15th November 2008, Washington D.C., USAG-20 Summit 2016 (11th meeting):  4th -5th September 2016, Hangzhou, ChinaG-20 Summit 2017 (12th meeting) will be held on 7th-8th July 2017 in Hamburg, Germany G-20 Summit
SAARC Summit

 

Founded: 8 December 1985

 

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation 

 

Member Countries: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Sri Lanka, Pakistan

 

First SAARC Summit: 9th-10th December 1985, Dhaka, Bangladesh15th-16th November 2016, Islamabad, Pakistan (India, Afghanistan, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Maldives did not attend the meeting due to Uri attack 2016)SAARC Summit 2018 (20th meeting): Bengaluru, India SAARC Summit
BRICS Summit

 

Founded in 2009

 

Member Countries: Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa 

 
First BRICS Summit: Yekaterinburg, RussiaBRICS Summit 2016 (8th Summit):  15th -16th October 2016, Goa, IndiaBRICS Summit 2017 (9th Summit):  will take place in September 2017 in Xiamen city of China  BRICS Summit
BIMSTEC Summit

 

Founded: 6 June 1997 through the Bangkok Declaration

 

Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC)

 

Member Countries: Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Bhutan, Nepal

 

 

First BIMSTEC Summit:  31 July 2004BIMSTEC Summit 2016:  16 October 2016 in Goa, IndiaBIMSTEC Summit 2017: Kathmandu, Nepal BIMSTECH Summit
IBSA Summit

 

Founded in June 2003

 

Member Countries: India- Brazil-South Africa

 

 
First IBSA Summit: September 2006, Brasilia, BrazilIBSA Summit 2011: Pretoria, South AfricaIBSA Summit 2013: New Delhi, India (Cancelled)IBSA Summit 2017: New Delhi, India IBSA Summit
East Asia Summit (EAS)

 

Founded in 2005

 

Member Countries: 10 ASEAN Member States, Australia, China, India, Japan, New Zealand, Republic of Korea, Russian Federation and the USA. 

 

First East Asia Summit:  14 December 2005, Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaEAS Summit 2016 (11th meeting): 6th-8th September 2016, Vientiane, LaosEAS Summit 2017 (12th meeting): will take place in Philippines East Asia Summit
Nuclear Security Summit

 

Founded in 2010

 

Member Countries: 56 

First NSS Summit: 12th-13th April 2010, Washington D.C., USANSS Summit 2016 (4th Summit): 31 March-April1, Washington D.C., USAInformation not available Nuclear Security Summit
NAM Summit

 

Founded in 1961

 

Non -aligned movement

 

Member Countries: 120

First NAM Summit: September 1961, BelgradeNAM Summit 2016 (17th Summit): 17th-18th September 2016, VenezuelaNAM Summit 2019 (18th Summit): Azerbaijan NAM Summit
CHOGM Summit

 

Founded in 1971

 

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting

 

Member Countries: 53

First CHOGM Summit: January 1971, SingaporeCHOGM Summit 2015: November 2015, MaltaCHOGM Summit 2017: Vanuatu CHOGM Summit
SCO Summit

 

Founded in 1996

 

Shanghai Corporation Organization

 

Member Countries: China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, India, Pakistan

 

 

First SCO Summit: 14th June 2001, Shanghai, ChinaSCO Summit 2016: 23rd-24th June 2016, Tashkent, UzbekistanSCO Summit 2017: 7th -8th June, Astana, Kazakhstan SCO Summit
United Nations Climate Change Conference  

 

Founded in 1995

 

Member Countries: 196 

   
First UNFCCC Conference of Parties (COP): 28th March -7th April 1995, Berlin, GermanyUnited Nations Climate Change Conference 2016 (COP22):  7th -18th November 2016, Marrakech, MoroccoUnited Nations Climate Change Conference 2017 (COP23):  6th-17th November 2017, Bonn, Germany United Nations Climate Change Conference
ADB Summit

 

Founded in December 1966

 

Asian Development Bank has 67 members: 48 members from Asia and Pacific region and 19 from other regions. 

 

 

 
First ADB Summit: 4th- 6th April, 1968, Manila, PhilippinesADB Summit 2016 (49th meeting): 3rd-5th May 2016, Frankfurt, GermanyADB Summit 2017 (50th meeting): 4th-7th May 2017, Yokohama, Japan ADB Summit
ASEM Summit

 

Asia- Europe meeting

 

Founded in 1 March 1996

 

ASEM has 53 members: 51 countries and 2 regional organizations

 

 

First ASEM Summit: Bangkok, ThailandASEM Summit 2016 (11th meeting): Ulaanbaatar, MongoliaASEM Summit 2018 (12th meeting): Europe ASEM Summit
World Sanskrit Summit

 

Founded in 1972

 

Member Countries: 60 

First Sanskrit Summit:  New Delhi, India, 1972World Sanskrit Summit 2016 (16th Summit): Bangkok, ThailandWorld Sanskrit Summit 2018 (17th Summit): July 2018 at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver World Sanskrit Conference
Heart of Asia Conference

 

Founded in 2011

 

Member Countries: Afghanistan Azerbaijan, China, India, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates

First Heart of Asia Conference: 2nd November 2011, Istanbul, TurkeyHeart of Asia Conference 2016 (6th meeting): 4th December 2016, Amritsar, IndiaHeart of Asia Conference 2017: Azerbaijan Heart of Asia Summit
World peace Conference

 

The mission of the Rotary World Peace Conference is to bring together experts with solutions to major issues that are occurring in our personal lives, homes, schools, businesses and communities around the world 

First World Peace Conference: LondonWorld Peace Conference 2016: 15th-16th January 2016, Ontario, California, USAWorld Peace Conference 2017: March 31-April 1,2017, Michigan League, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan World Peace Conference
Counter terrorism financing Summit

 

Founded in 2015

 

Delegates gathers to discuss international coordination of anti-terrorism efforts.

First Counter terrorism financing Summit: November 2015, Sydney, AustraliaCounter terrorism financing Summit 2016 (2nd meeting):  August 2016, Nusa Dua, Bali, IndonesiaCounter terrorism financing Summit 2017 (3rd meeting):  Malaysia Counter Terrorism Financing Summit
Global conference on Cyber Space

 

Founded in 2011

 

The conference held each year since 2011 where governments, private sector and civil society gather in order to promote practical cooperation in cyberspace, to enhance cyber capacity building, and to discuss norms for responsible behavior in cyberspace

First Global Conference on Cyber Space: UK in 2011  Global Conference on Cyber Space 2015 (4th edition): NetherlandsGlobal Conference on Cyber Space 2017 (5th edition): India GCCS Summit
BRICS meeting on disaster risk reduction

 

Founded in 2016

 

Meeting focuses on two distinct but inter-related themes: a) Flood Risk Management; and b) Forecasting of Extreme Weather Events in the context of Changing Climate.

First BRICS meeting on disaster risk reduction: St. Petersburg, Russia on April 19-20BRICS meeting on disaster risk reduction 2016 (2nd meeting): 22nd-23rd August 2016, Udaipur, RajasthanInformation not available BRICS meeting on Disaster Risk Reduction
World Sustainable Development Summit

 

Founded in 2016

 

Theme: ‘Beyond 2015: People, Planet and Progress’

 

Organized by: The Energy and Resource Institute with emphasis on need to limit the rise of climate change

First World Sustainable Development Summit: 6th October 2016, New DelhiWorld Sustainable Development Summit 2016: 6th October 2016, New DelhiWorld Sustainable Development Summit 2017:  October 2017, New Delhi World Sustainable Development Summit

 

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National Summits:

 

Name of Summit First SummitPrevious SummitNext Summit/ Current SummitLogo
Indian Science Congress meet

 

Founded in the year 1914

 

Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA) is a premier scientific organization of India

 

Headquarters at Kolkata, West Bengal

 

 

First meeting of the Indian Science Congress: 15–17 January 1914 at the premises of the Asiatic Society, Calcutta Indian Science Congress meet 2016 (103rd meeting): Mysore, Karnataka Indian Science Congress meet 2017 (104th meeting):  3rd January-7th January 2017, Sri Venkateshwara University, Tirupati  Indian Science Congress Meet
Pravasi Bhartiya Divas Summit

 

Founded in 2003

 

Pravasi Bhartiya Divas is celebrated in India on 9 January every year 

First Pravasi Bhartiya Divas Summit: 2003, New Delhi Pravasi Bhartiya Divas Summit 2015 (13th meeting): Gandhinagar, GujaratPravasi Bhartiya Divas Summit 2016 was canceled Pravasi Bhartiya Divas Summit 2017 (14th meeting): Bengaluru, Karnataka  Pravasi Bhartiya Divas
National Conference on e- Governance

 

Founded in 1997

 

The National Conference on e-Governance is one of the endeavor of the Department of Administrative Reforms & Public Grievances to fulfill its duty assigned under Allocation of Business Rules, 1961 to promote E-Governance activities in consonance with the overall national objectivities and priorities.

First National Conference on e- Governance: 1997, HyderabadNational Conference on e-Governance 2016 (19th Conference): Nagpur, MaharashtraNational Conference on e-Governance 2017 (20th Conference): Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh National Conference on e-governance
Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit

 

Founded in 2003

 

Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit held by Government of Gujarat, India.

 

The aim is to bring together business leaders, investors, corporations, opinion makers.

 

 

First Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit:2003Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2015 (7th edition): 11th- 13th January 2015Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2017 (8th edition): 10th-13th January 2017 Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit
North East ASEAN Business Summit

 

Founded in 2016

 

North East-ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations)The focus is on road connectivity, trade and tourism.

 

It is organized by the Union ministry of development of NE region in association with the Manipur government in Imphal from April 7 to 9, 2016

 

The first-ever North East-ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Business Summit 2016: Imphal, ManipurNorth East-ASEAN Business Summit 2016 (1st meeting): Imphal, ManipurInformation not available North East ASEAN Business Summit
Make in India conference

 

Founded in 2014

 

The aim is to boost India’s manufacturing sector.

First Make in India Conference: September 2014, New DelhiMake in India Conference 2016: December 2016, Bhubaneshwar, OdishaMake in India Conference 2017: February 2017, Bangalore, Karnataka Make in India Conference
World Economic Forum India Economic Summit 

 

Founded in 1985

 

It provides a strategic platform for the WEF’s global multi-stakeholder community to discuss and debate the theme Fostering an Inclusive India through Digital Transformation.

First India Economic Summit: 1985, New DelhiIndia Economic Summit 2016: 6th-7th October 2016, New DelhiInformation not available World Economic Forum India Economic Summit
PETROTECH

 

Petrotech is a registered body set up by the distinguished members from public, private, multinational and government in the Petroleum Sector to showcase the achievements and developments of the Oil & Gas Industry in India

First core group meeting of Petrotech was held on 9th July 2009, New DelhiPETROTECH 2016 (12th meeting): 5th- 7th December 2016, New DelhiPetrotech 2017 (13th meeting):15th February 2017PETROTECH 
India-US Economic Summit

 

Leaders from business, government and academia deliberates on ways to enhance bilateral trade and investments between India and the US during a two-day summit. 

 Information not availableIndia-US Economic Summit 2016 (12th meeting):  14th-15th September 2016, New DelhiInformation not available India-US Economic Summit
Incredible India Tourism Investors Summit

 

Founded in 2016

 

It is a joint initiative of the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, in association with Tourism Finance Corporation of India (TFCI) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). 

First meeting: 21-23 September 2016, Vigyan Bhawan, New DelhiIncredible India Tourism Investors Summit 2016 (1st meeting): 21-23 September 2016, Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi Incredible India Tourism Investors Summit 2017 (2nd meeting): September 2017 Incredible India Tourism Investors Summit
Asian ministerial conference on disaster risk reduction (AMCDRR)

 

Founded in 2005

 

The AMCDRR is a biennial conference in the Asia region to ensure political and stakeholder’s commitment towards Disaster Risk Reduction implementation.

 

 

Asian Minister Conference on disaster risk reduction 2016: first meeting of Asian Ministers after the adoption of Sendai FrameworkAsian Minister Conference on disaster risk reduction 2014 (6th meeting): June 2014, Bangkok, ThailandAsian Minister Conference on disaster risk reduction 2016 (7th meeting): November 2016, New Delhi, IndiaAMCDRR Conference 
Young Scientist meet

 

The Young Scientists’ Conference is an effort to provide scientists an opportunity to showcase their research and achievements by oral and poster presentation.

 
Information not availableYoung Scientist meet 2016 (4th meeting): November 2016, New DelhiInformation not available Young Scientist Meet
SIMCON (State Information Minister Conference)

 

Founded in 2009

 

The two-day conference will promote partnership in the dissemination process between Centre and States, enabling effective communication to the people and on sector specific collaboration in the Films, Broadcasting & Information sector.

First SIMCON meeting: 2009SIMCON 2016 (2nd meeting): 9th-10th December 2016, New DelhiInformation not available SIMCON Conference
Asian Ministerial Conference of Tiger conservation

 

Founded in 2010

 

The conference discusses the issues related to tiger conservation and anti-poaching strategies.

  
First edition of Asian Ministerial Conference on Tiger Conservation: Hua Hin, Thailand in 2010Second edition of Asian Ministerial Conference on Tiger Conservation: Thimphu, Bhutan in 2013.Third edition of Asian Ministerial Conference on Tiger Conservation: New Delhi in 2016 Asian Ministerial Conference of Tiger conservation
Happening Haryana Global Investors Summit

 

Founded in 2016

 

The initiative by the Government of Haryana is to recognize the achievements of Non-Resident Haryanvies and engage them for the future development of the state by harnessing their potential.

First Happening Haryana Global Investors Summit: March 2016Happening Haryana – Global Investor’s Summit 2016: 7th to 8th March, 2016, GurgaonInformation not available Happening Haryana Global Investors Summit
CII Partnership Summit and Sunrise AP Investment meet 

 

Founded in 1995

 

It provides an excellent platform for the business community to interact with government on exploring investment opportunities in the state

First CII Partnership Summit: 199522nd CII Partnership Summit and first Sunrise AP Investment meet: Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh23rd CII Partnership Summit and second Sunrise AP Investment meet: January 2017, Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh CII Partnership Summit and Sunrise AP Investment meet

 

 

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