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Past Events

Past International Meetings

The third session of the Conference of Parties to the UNFCCC (COP3) where the Kyoto Protocol was adopted is a famous example, but Kyoto has also hosted many other large-scale and notable international meetings including the 2008 G8 Summit. The Science and Technology in Society Form (STS Forum) has been held in Kyoto every year since 2004.

2003 3rd World Water Forum, etc.
2004 The Science and Technology in Society Form (STS Forum) The Inaugural Meeting, etc.
2005 7th ASEM (Asia-Europe Meeting) Foreign Ministers' Meeting, etc.
2006 20th IUBMB International Congress of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, etc.
2007 40th Annual Meeting of the Asian Development Bank, etc.
2008 G8 Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Kyoto, etc.
2009 129th Annual Meeting of the Pharmaceutical Society of Japan, etc.
2010 17th APEC Finance Ministers' Meeting, etc.
2011 15th ILO Asia and the Pacific Regional Meeting, etc.
2012 the Closing Event of the Celebrations of the 40th Anniversary of the World Heritage Convention, etc.
2013 51st Annual Meeting of the Japanese Cancer Association, etc.