March 6 - 10, 2016
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA USA

Pittcon Demographics.

See why the numbers add up to Pittcon being a MUST-ATTEND event.

Who Attends Pittcon?

Year over year, Pittcon attracts the highest-quality attendees responsible for making purchasing decisions. Consider these numbers from Pittcon 2015:

  • 77% are involved in the purchasing process
  • 50% plan to make a purchase within 6 months
  • 44% are looking for products for multiple departments
  • 40% are first time attendees
  • 39% state the expo as the main reason to attend

(Source: ITN International, 2015 Registration Data)

2015 Registration Numbers

Total Conferee Total Exhibitor Total Other Grand Total
8,093 5,793 386 14,272
Pittcon 2015 Demographics

Purchasing Role

(Source: ITN International, 2015 Registration Statistics)

Final Decision Maker – 34%
Recommend Products/Brands – 36%
Specify Products/Brands – 7%
Little or No Involvement – 23%

Purchasing Role %
Final Decision Maker 34%
Recommend Products/Brand 36%
Specify Products/Brands 7%
Little or No Involvement 23%

Age Range

(Source: ITN International, 2015 Registration Statistics)

30 yrs and under – 20%
31-40 yrs – 23%
41-50 yrs – 23%
51-60 yrs – 37%
60 yrs and over – 11%

Age Range %
30 yrs and under 24%
31-40 yrs 24%
41-50 yrs 23%
51-60 yrs 20%
60 yrs and over 9%

Field of Employment

(Source: ITN International, 2015 Registration Statistics)

Industry – 26%
Academic/Student – 22%
Distribution/Sales – 21%
Medical/Pharmaceutical – 7%
Testing Lab – 7%
Other – 5%
Consultant – 4%
Government – 5%
Research Institute/Foundation – 3%

Field of Employment %
Industry 26%
Academic/Student 22%
Distribution/Sales 21%
Medical/Pharmaceutical 7%
Testing Lab 7%
Other 5%
Consultant 4%
Government 5%
Research Institute/Foundation 3%

Primary Responsibilty

(Source: ITN International, 2015 Registration Statistics)

Primary Resposibilty %
Administration 6%
Bench Chemist/Scientist/Researcher 17%
Engineer 4%
Group/Section Leader 3%
Instructor/Professor 8%
Lab Manager/Supervisor 10%
Lab Technician/Service 3%
Other 5%
President/VP/GM/Director 14%
Purchasing 2%
Sales/Marketing 17%
Student/Grad Research Asst. 9%
Technical Field Service/Support 2%
Technical Writer/Media <1%

Scientific Specialties

(Source: ITN International, 2015 Registration Statistics)

Scientific Specialties %
Chromatography-Gas 11%
Chromatography-Gas 4%
Chromatography-Liquid 11%
Chromatography-Other 2%
Electrochemistry 3%
Electrophoresis 3%
Lab Automation 5%
LIMS 3%
Microscopy 5%
Other 4%
Particle Analysis 4%
Physical Measurements 4%
Process Control/Monitoring 3%
Sequencing 1%
Spectroscopy-AA/Emission 3%
Spectroscopy-ICP 5%
Spectroscopy-IR/Raman 5%
Spectroscopy-Magn Res 1%
Spectroscopy-Mass 8%
Spectroscopy-Other 2%
Spectroscopy-X-ray 3%
Spectroscopy-UV/Vis 7%
Surface Analysis 3%
Thermal Analysis 2%

Type of industry

(Source: ITN International, 2015 Registration Statistics)

Type of Industry %
Aerospace <1%
Agriculture 2%
Analytical Chemistry/Equipment/Instruments 18%
Biotechnology/Biochem 4%
Chemicals/Chemical Equipment 6%
Contract Laboratory 1%
Cosmetics/Fragrances/Flavors <1%
Distributor/Import/Export 6%
Education 9%
Electronics/Computer/Semiconductor 1%
Energy/Power 1%
Environmental/Air/Water/Wastewater 5%
Food/Beverage/Consumer Products 2%
Instrument Manufacturing 3%
Lab furniture/Accessories/Equip/Instruments 3%
Life Science/Bio 3%
Manufacturing 7%
Medical/Clinical/Forensics 2%
Metals/Materials/Minerals 1%
Other 6%
Petroleum/Petrochemicals 4%
Pharmaceutical 6%
Surface Analysis 3%
Polymers/Coatings/Rubber 2%
Sales 4%
Transportation <1%

 

 

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