IOC Congresses and Sessions

 

Olympic Congresses
# Host Year
1st Paris, France 1894
2nd Le Havre, France 1897
3rd Brussels, Belgium 1905
4th Paris, France 1906
5th Lausanne, Switzerland 1913
6th Paris, France 1914
7th Lausanne, Switzerland 1921
8th Prague, Czechoslovakia 1925
9th Berlin, Germany 1930
10th Varna, Bulgaria 1973
11th Baden Baden, West Germany 1981
12th Paris, France 1994
13th Copenhagen, Denmark 2009
14th Pending
15th Pending
16th Pending
17th Pending
18th Pending
19th Pending
20th Pending

IOC Sessions
# Host Year
1st Paris, France 1894
Athens selected as the host for the 1896 Summer Olympics. Paris selected as the host for the 1900 Summer Olympics.
2nd Athens, Greece 1896
3rd Le Havre, France 1897
4th Paris, France 1901
Chicago selected as the host for the 1904 Summer Olympics.
Note: The organizers of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition in St. Louis would not accept another international event in the same time frame. The exposition organization began to plan for its own sports activities, informing the Chicago OCOG that its own international sports events intended to eclipse the Olympic Games. Therefore, the 1904 Olympic games were moved to St. Louis.
5th Paris, France 1903
6th London, United Kingdom 1904
Rome selected as the host for the 1908 Summer Olympics.
Note: Rome was the choice of the IOC, but the 1906 eruption of Mount Vesuvius forced the Italians to return the Games to the IOC, which reattributed them to London.
7th Brussels, Belgium 1905
8th Athens, Greece 1906
9th The Hague, Netherlands 1907
10th Berlin, Germany 1909
Stockholm selected as the host for the 1912 Summer Olympics.
11th Luxembourg City, Luxembourg 1910
12th Budapest, Austria-Hungary 1911
13th Basel, Switzerland 1912
14th Stockholm, Sweden 1912
Berlin selected to host the 1916 Summer Olympics.
15th Lausanne, Switzerland 1913
16th Paris, France 1914
17th Lausanne, Switzerland 1919
Antwerp selected to host the 1920 Summer Olympics.
18th Antwerp, Belgium 1920
19th Lausanne, Switzerland 1921
Chamonix selected to host the 1924 Winter Olympics. Paris selected to host the 1924 Summer Olympics. Amsterdam selected to host the 1928 Summer Olympics.
20th Paris, France 1922
21st Rome, Italy 1923
Los Angeles selected to host the 1932 Summer Olympics.
22nd Paris, France 1924
23rd Prague, Czechoslovakia 1925
24th Lisbon, Portugal 1926
St. Moritz selected to host the 1928 Winter Olympics.
25th Monaco 1927
26th Amsterdam, Netherlands 1928
27th Lausanne, Switzerland 1929
Lake Placid selected to host the 1932 Winter Olympics.
28th Berlin, Germany 1930
29th Barcelona, Spain 1931
Berlin selected to host the 1936 Summer Olympics.
30th Los Angeles, United States 1932
31st Vienna, Austria 1933
Garmisch-Partenkirchen selected to host the 1936 Winter Olympics.
32nd Athens, Greece 1934
33rd Oslo, Norway 1935
34th Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany 1936
35th Berlin, Germany 1936
Tokyo selected to host the 1940 Summer Olympics.
36th Warsaw, Poland 1937
Sapporo selected to host the 1940 Winter Olympics.
37th Cairo, Egypt 1938
38th London, United Kingdom 1939
Garmisch-Partenkirchen selected to host the 1940 Winter Olympics. Cortina d’Ampezzo selected to host the 1944 Winter Olympics. London selected to host the 1944 Summer Olympics.
39th Lausanne, Switzerland 1946
St. Moritz selected to host the 1948 Winter Olympics. London selected to host the 1948 Summer Olympics.
40th Stockholm, Sweden 1947
Oslo selected to host the 1952 Winter Olympics. Helsinki selected to host the 1952 Summer Olympics.
41st St. Moritz, Switzerland 1948
42nd London, United Kingdom 1948
43rd Rome, Italy 1949
Cortina d’Ampezzo selected to host the 1956 Winter Olympics. Melbourne selected to host the 1956 Summer Olympics.
44th Copenhagen, Denmark 1950
45th Vienna, Austria 1951
46th Oslo, Norway 1952
47th Helsinki, Finland 1952
Avery Brundage elected President of the IOC.
48th Mexico City, Mexico 1953
49th Athens, Greece 1954
50th Paris, France 1955
Squaw Valley selected to host the 1960 Winter Olympics. Rome selected to host the 1960 Summer Olympics.
51st Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy 1956
52nd Melbourne, Australia 1956
53rd Sofia, Bulgaria 1957
54th Tokyo, Japan 1958
55th Munich, West Germany 1959
Innsbruck selected to host the 1964 Winter Olympics. Tokyo selected to host the 1964 Summer Olympics.
56th San Francisco, United States 1960
57th Rome, Italy 1960
58th Athens, Greece 1961
59th Moscow, Soviet Union 1962
60th Baden Baden, West Germany 1963
Mexico City selected to host the 1968 Summer Olympics.
61st Innsbruck, Austria 1964
Grenoble selected to host the 1968 Winter Olympics.
62nd Tokyo, Japan 1964
63rd Madrid, Spain 1965
64th Rome, Italy 1966
Sapporo selected to host the 1972 Winter Olympics. Munich selected to host the 1972 Summer Olympics.
65th Tehran, Iran 1967
66th Grenoble, France 1968
67th Mexico City, Mexico 1968
68th Warsaw, Poland 1969
69th Amsterdam, Netherlands 1970
Denver selected to host the 1976 Winter Olympics. Montreal selected to host the 1976 Summer Olympics.
70th Amsterdam, Netherlands 1970
71st Luxembourg City, Luxembourg 1971
72nd Sapporo, Japan 1972
73rd Munich, West Germany 1972
Lord Killanin elected President of the IOC.
74th Varna, Bulgaria 1973
75th Vienna, Austria 1974
Lake Placid selected to host the 1980 Winter Olympics. Moscow selected to host the 1980 Summer Olympics.
76th Lausanne, Switzerland 1975
77th Innsbruck, Austria 1976
78th Montreal, Canada 1976
79th Prague, Czechoslovakia 1977
80th Athens, Greece 1978
Sarajevo selected to host the 1984 Winter Olympics. Los Angeles selected to host the 1984 Summer Olympics.
81st Montevideo, Uruguay 1979
82nd Lake Placid, United States 1980
83rd Moscow, Soviet Union 1980
Juan Antonio Samaranch elected President of the IOC.
84th Baden Baden, West Germany 1981
Calgary selected to host the 1988 Winter Olympics. Seoul selected to host the 1988 Summer Olympics.
85th Rome, Italy 1982
86th New Delhi, India 1983
87th Sarajevo, Yugoslavia 1984
88th Los Angeles, United States 1984
89th Lausanne, Switzerland 1984
90th West Berlin 1985
91st Lausanne, Switzerland 1986
Albertville selected to host 1992 Winter Olympics. Barcelona selected to host 1992 Summer Olympics.
92nd Istanbul, Turkey 1987
93rd Calgary, Canada 1988
94th Seoul, South Korea 1988
Lillehammer selected to host 1994 Winter Olympics
95th San Juan, Puerto Rico 1989
96th Tokyo, Japan 1990
Atlanta selected to host 1996 Summer Olympics.
97th Birmingham, United Kingdom 1991
Nagano selected to host 1998 Winter Olympics.
98th Albertville, France 1992
99th Barcelona, Spain 1992
100th Lausanne, Switzerland 1993
101st Monte Carlo, Monaco 1993
Sydney selected to host 2000 Summer Olympics.
102nd Lillehammer, Norway 1994
103rd Paris, France 1994
104th Budapest, Hungary 1995
Salt Lake City selected to host 2002 Winter Olympics.
105th Atlanta, United States 1996
106th Lausanne, Switzerland 1997
Athens selected to host 2004 Summer Olympics.
107th Nagano, Japan 1998
108th Lausanne, Switzerland 1999
109th Seoul, South Korea 1999
Torino selected to host 2006 Winter Olympics.
110th Lausanne, Switzerland 1999
111th Sydney, Australia 2000
112th Moscow, Russia 2001
Beijing selected to host 2008 Summer Olympics. Jacques Rogge elected President of the IOC.
113th Salt Lake City, United States 2002
114th Mexico City, Mexico 2002
115th Prague, Czech Republic 2003
Vancouver selected to host 2010 Winter Olympics.
116th Athens, Greece 2004
117th Singapore 2005
London selected to host 2012 Summer Olympics.
118th Turin, Italy 2006
119th Guatemala City, Guatemala 2007
Sochi selected to host 2014 Winter Olympics
120th Beijing, People’s Republic of China 2008
121st Copenhagen, Denmark 2009
Rio de Janeiro selected to host 2016 Summer Olympics
122nd Vancouver, Canada 2010
Nanjing selected to host 2014 Summer Youth Olympics.
123rd Durban, South Africa 2011
PyeongChang selected to host 2018 Winter Olympic games.
124th London, United Kingdom 2012
Lilliehammer is selected to host the 2016 Winter Youth Olympics.
125th Buenos Aries 2013
Tokyo selected to host 2020 Summer Olympics. Jacques Rogge step down as president due to term limits. Thomas Bach elected as the new IOC President.
126th Sochi, Russia 2014
One day session to discussions on ideas that will eventually form a strategic roadmap for the future of the Olympic Movement, the so-called Olympic Agenda 2020.
***** Monte Carlo 2014 – Extraordinary session to be hosted by IOC member Albert II, Prince of Monaco. The IOC will discuss IOC Presidents Thomas Bach’s “Olympic Agenda 2020.”
127th Monte Caro, Monaco 2014
 Extraordinary Session
128th Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 2015
Beijing is selected to 2022 Winter Olympics.
129th Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2016
2020 Winter Youth Olympics host to be announced.
130th Lima, Peru 2017
2024 Summer Olympics host to be announced.
131st PyeongChang, So. Korea 2018
2022 Youth Summer Olympic games
132th Pending 2019
133rd Tokyo,  Japan 2020
134th Pending  2021
135th Pending
136th Pending
137th Pending
138th Pending
139th Pending
140th Pending