List of G20 Summits PDF Useful For Competitive Exam 2023


Hello Dear Aspirants,

Where was the first G20 summit held? In the year 2008, the very first G20 Summit took place in Washington DC. 

The list of G20 Summits is an important topic for competitive exams. Questions on G20 Summits are asked in the general awareness section of these exams.

Candidates preparing for upcoming Government exams such as SSC, RRB, Bank, etc. must keep abreast with G20 summits as general awareness is a critical part of the syllabus for most of these exams.

What is a G20 Summit?

The G20 summit founded in 1999 is the premier forum for international cooperation on the most important aspects of the international economic and financial agenda. It brings together the world’s major advanced and emerging economies. 

List of G20 Summits & Members

The G20 Summit 2020 was organized in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in November 2020. It was the 15th G20 summit which was held virtually on November 21st and 22nd, 2020. It was chaired by the Saudi King, Salman bin Abdulaziz.

In the 15th G20 summit Indian delegation is headed by PM Narendra Modi. 

the table below enlists the G20 Summits that took place from 2008 to 2021, candidates will also get the G20 summits hosts, venue and dates in the list. 

G-20 SummitsDatesG20 Host CountriesVenue & Host cityHost leader
1stNovember 14th-15th, 2008United StatesNational Building Museum, Washington, D.CGeorge W. Bush
2ndApril 2nd, 2009United KingdomExCeL London, LondonGordon Brown
3rdSeptember 2th -25th, 2009United StatesDavid L. Lawrence Convention Center, PittsburghBarack Obama
4thJune 26th-27th 2010CanadaMetro Toronto Convention Centre, TorontoStephen Harper
5thNovember 11th–12th 2010South KoreaCOEX Convention & Exhibition Center, SeoulLee Myung-bak
6thNovember 3rd–4th, 2011FrancePalais des Festivals, CannesNicolas Sarkozy
7thJune 18th–19th, 2012MexicoLos Cabos Convention Center, San José del Cabo, Los CabosFelipe Calderón
8thSeptember 5th–6th, 2013RussiaConstantine Palace, Saint PetersburgVladimir Putin
9thNovember 15th–16th,  2014AustraliaBrisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, BrisbaneTony Abbott
10thNovember 15th–16th,2015TurkeyRegnum Carya Hotel Convention Centre, Serik, AntalyaRecep Tayyip Erdoğan
11thSeptember 4th–5th 2016ChinaHangzhou International Exhibition Centre, HangzhouXi Jinping
12thJuly 7th–8th 2017GermanyHamburg Messe, HamburgAngela Merkel
13thNovember 30th – December 1st 2018ArgentinaCosta Salguero Center, Buenos AiresMauricio Macri
14thJune 28th- 29th, 2019JapanIntex Osaka, OsakaShinzō Abe
15thNovember 21st–22nd 2020Saudi ArabiaKing Abdullah Financial District, RiyadhSalman
16thOctober 30th-31st 2021ItalyRomeGiuseppe Conte
17th2022 [Date to be announced]IndonesiaJoko Widodo
18th2023 [Date to be announced]IndiaNarendra Modi
19th2024 [Date to be announced]BrazilJair Bolsonaro

Reference – Wikipedia []

Who are the G20 Members?

On the number of its members, its name is termed as the G-20 i.e. the group of twenties. It is worth mentioning that G20 members represent around 85% of global GDP, over 75% of global trade, and two-thirds of the world’s population. The name of G20 members are:

Republic of KoreaRussia
South AfricaSaudi Arabia
United States of AmericaUnited kingdom
European UnionTurkey

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