List of Important Summits 

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List of Important Summits 

summit meeting (or just summit) is an international meeting of heads of state or government, usually with considerable media exposure, tight security, and a prearranged agenda. Nowadays, international summits are the most common expression for global governance.

Here we give the full list of Important Summits in India. Candidates those who are prepared for the Competitive exams make use it.

List of Important Summits 

1. G-20 meeting
Year Venue
1st 2008 USA (Washington, DC)
10th 2015 Turkey, Antalya
11th 2016 China (Hangzhou) (First ever G-20 meeting to be hosted by China)
12th -2017 Germany
13th –2018 Argentina
14 th -2019 Japan
15 th -2020 Saudi Arabia
2. APEC Summit: (Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation)
Year Venue
1st- 1989 Australia (Canberra)
27th 2015 (Philippines, Manila)
28th-2016 Peru (Lima)
29th -2017 Vietnam (Da Nang)
30th-2018 (Papua, New Guinea)
31th-2019 Chile
32th-2020 Malaysia
33rd- 2021 New Zealand
34 th -2022 Thailand
35 th -2023 Mexico
36 th -2024 Brunei
37 th -2025 Republic of Korea
3. Nuclear Security Summit
Year Venue
1st-2010 USA (Washington D.C.)
2nd – 2012 South Korea (Seoul)
3rd – 2014 Netherlands (The Hague)
4th – 2016 USA (Washington D.C.)
4. Indian Science Congress Edition
Year Venue
100th – 2013 Kolkata
102th – 2015 Mumbai
103th – 2016 Mysore
104th – 2017 Tirupati
105th- 2018 Manipur
5. BRICS Summit: (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa)
Year Venue
7th – 2015 Russia (Ufa)
8th – 2016 India (Panaji, Goa)
9th – 2017 China (Proposed)
10th -2018 Johnesberg
6. SAARC Summit: (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation)
Year Venue
1st -1985 Bangladesh
5th SAARC New Delhi
19th-2016 Pakistan (Islamabad)
20th-2018 Srilanka
7. ASEAN Summit: (Association of South East Asian Nations)
Year Venue
1st-1976 Indonesia (Bali)
26th-2015 Malaysia (Langkawi/Kuala Lumpur) [26-27 April]
27th-2015 Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur) [18-22 November 2015]
28th-2016 Laos (Vietiane)
29th-2017 Laos
30th-2018 Philippines
31st-2018 Philippines
32 nd -2019 Singapore
8. Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas
Year Venue
12th-2014 India (New Delhi)
13th-2015 Gujarat (Gandhinagar)
14th-2016 India (New Delhi)
15th-2017 Bengaluru
16th-2018 Singapore
9. NATO Summit: (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)
1st NATO Summit – 1957 France (Paris)
NATO Summit-2016 Poland (Warsaw)
NATO Summit-2017 Belgium(25th may)
NATO Summit-2018 Belgium(July)
10.      OPEC- (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries)
OPEC meeting-2016 Austria (Vienna)
OPEC meeting-2017 Austria (Vienna)
OPEC meeting-2018(June) Austria (Vienna)
12. ADB (Asian Development Bank)
13th -2015 Azerbaijan (Baku)
14th- 2016 Germany (Frankfurt)
15th -2017 Japan (Yokahama)
16th -2018 Manila
17th -2019 Nadi,Fiji
13. World Economic Forum [MOTTO: Committed to improving state of world]
2015 meeting UAE (Abu Dhabi)
2016 meeting Switzerland (Davos)
2017 meeting Switzerland (Davos)
2018 meeting Switzerland (Davos)
14.FIPIC (Forum for India Pacific Island)
Ist Summit – 2015 (Fiji)
IInd Summit – 2016 India (New Delhi)
IIIrd Summit – 2017 India (New Delhi)
15.CHOGAM (Commonwealth heads of Government meeting)
24th-2015 Malta (Birgu)
25th-2018 United Kingdom (Proposed)
26th – 2020 Malaysia (Proposed)
16.      SCO (Sanghai Cooperation Organisation)
15th – 2015 (Heads of States)
16th – 2016 (Heads of States)
17 th – 2017 Khazakstan (Heads of States)
18 th – 2017 Khazakstan (Heads of States)
14th – 2015 (Heads of Government)
15th – 2016 (Heads of Government)
16th – 2017 Russia(Heads of Government)
17.      Arab League
Ist meet -1964 Egypt(caino)
31th-2014 Kuwait(Kuwait city)
32th -2015 Egypt(sharmei sheikh)
33th-2016 Morocco
34th – 2017 Bahrin(Manama)
35th – 2018 Saudi Arabia
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3rd BIMSTEC Summit 2014 Mayanmar (Nay Pyi Taw)
4th BIMSTEC Summit 2017 Nepal (Kathmandu)
5th BIMSTEC Summit 2018 Nepal (Kathmandu)
19 .      NAM (Non-Aligned Movement)
17th-2016 Venezuela (South America) (Proposed)
18th-2019 Azerbaijan
20 .  G-8 Summit (Now G-7, As Russia has been suspended)
41st – 2015 Germany (Schloss Elmau)
42nd – 2016 Japan (Kashiko Island)
43rd – 2017 Italy
44th-2018 Canada
45th-2019 France
46th – 2020 USA
47th – 2021 United Kingdom
21 .EAS (East Asia Summit)
9th East Asia Summit – 2014 Myanmar (Nay Pyi Taw)
10th East Asia Summit – 2015 Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)
11th East Asia Summit – 2016 (Vientiane)Laos
12th East Asia Summit – 2017 Philippines
13th East Asia Summit – 2018 Singapore