Delegate Demographics at a Glance
ECSS/ECSEE 2016 in numbers
- 141 attendees
- 39 countries
- 57% female / 43% male
- 52% faculty members
- 32% PhD or postgraduate students
The European Conference on the Social Sciences (ECSS) is now in its fifth year and is held annually alongside The European Conference on Sustainability, Energy & the Environment (ECSEE). Since 2013, around 500 delegates have attended this annual interdisciplinary event, which takes place in the UK each summer.
In 2016, ECSS/ECSEE attracted 141 attendees representing 39 countries – a truly international event. This diversity serves as a wonderful comparative and contrastive resource.
The majority of ECSS/ECSEE conference attendees are university faculty, with 52% holding an academic post. At 32% of the total registered delegates, postgraduate and doctoral students make up the next largest group of attendees.
(Source: ECSS/ECSEE 2016 Conference Registration Data)