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What is the FISM World Championship of Magic?

The International Federation of Magic Societies (FISM) is an international organization dedicated to promoting the art of magic through competitions. It's also the largest magician association in the world.


Learn more about its history and what makes it so unique!


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Here's your look at the world's most prestigious competition for magicians.



Who is FISM?

FISM stands for Federation Internationale des Societes Magiques or International Federation of Magic Societies. It is the largest magician association in the world, with over 80,000 members in 106 member societies in over 50 countries.


Each member society is organized into six continental regions that host qualifying competitions. Magicians must qualify regionally before competing at the FISM World Championship of Magic.


Canada has two two member societies of FISM, The Canadian Association of Magicians and Club De Magie Du