General Assembly

23rd General Assembly

of the International Dance Council CID

The General Assembly of CID is the most important event world-wide in the field of dance. It is held every two years, usually in a different country. 

  All Members of the CID are invited to the 23rd General Assembly on Wednesday 4 December 2019 at Palais de l'UNESCO in Paris. Preliminary meetings will take place on 1, 2 and 3 December – attendance there is optional. 

1. If you are not a CID Member

To apply for CID membership send your professional profile (CV, bio, resume). 

2.  If you are a CID Member

Send General Assembly registration fee 35 US dollars (or 30 euros). This is an opportunity to send also membership fee for 2020 since membership is renewed every December.

 3.  If you need a visa or a formal invitation letter

Confirm your postal address where letter will be sent. Contact the Embassy of France in your country, read visa information in the Paris Section website before you apply. 

4.  If you need financing

CID does not provide assistance for travel or accommodation. You can apply to your country's National Commission for UNESCO and to public or private sponsors on the basis of this invitation. 

5.  List of CID Members attending

Check that your name is in the list featured at the Paris Section website. This list will be handed to the UNESCO Security Service to allow you to enter the building and to issue a visitor’s badge. Visit in 6 languages. 

  For updated information visit regularly   




General Assemblies of CID

21st General Assembly of the CID
Palais de l'UNESCO in Paris, France, 21/12/2015

20th General Assembly of the CID & 36th World Congress on Dance Research
Hotel Azimuth, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 03/11/2013
19th General Assembly of CID
Kadir Has University, Istanbul, Turkey, 27 November 2011
18th General Assembly of CID
Gran Teatro Cervantes, Malaga, Spain, 19/07/2009
17th General Assembly of CID
Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey, 14/04/2007
16th General Assembly of CID
Palm Beach Hotel, Larnaca, Chyprus, 13/11/2005
15th General Assembly of CID
Historic New Orleans Collection, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 04/06/2003
14th General Assembly of CID
Palais de l'UNESCO, Paris, France, 27/06/2001

13th General Assembly of CID & International Symposium & International Dance Festival
Seoul, South Korea, 07-08/10/1998
12th General Assembly of CID
Sevilla, Spain, 1996
11th General Assembly of CID
Torino, Italy, 1994
10th General Assembly of CID
Pyongyang, North Korea, 28/09/1992
9th General Assembly of CID
Belgrade, Yugoslavia, 19-20/09/1990
7th General Assembly of CID
Nimes, France, 1988
6th General Assembly of CID
Paris, France, 1986
5th General Assembly of CID
Paris, France, 1984
4th General Assembly of CID
Stockholm, Sweden, 1982
3rd General Assembly of CID
London, UK, 1980
2nd General Assembly of CID
Köln, Germany, 02/07/1977
1st General Assembly of CID
Stockholm, Sweden, 01/06/1975