Demographics of Registered Attendees at the 95th Annual Meeting in January 2016

More than 12,000 policy makers, administrators, practitioners, researchers, and representatives of government, industry, and academic institutions attended the
95th Annual Meeting in January 2016 to discover the latest innovations.
   

 

ATTENDEE ORGANIZATIONAL TYPES


 

 

  Academia

31.02%

  Contractor/Consultant

17.42%

  U.S. DOT

9.89%

  State Highway/Transportation Department

9.67%

  Research Institution

9.65%

  Industry

5.14%

  Local or Regional Government Agency (city, county or MPO)

3.73%

  Other

2.97%

  Other U.S. Federal Government

2.34%

  Non-U.S. Government

2.22%

  Service/Trade Organization or Association

1.99%

  Transit Agency

1.29%

  Other State Government

0.79%

  Aviation

0.74%

  Railroad

0.46%

  Media

0.41%

  Port Authority

0.27%

 

 

ATTENDEE AREAS OF INTEREST


 

Administration and Management   1,555
Aviation   1,165
Bridges and Other Structures   1,728
Construction   1,941
Data and Information Technology   2,980
Design   2,312
Economics   1,848
Education and Training   1,374
Energy   1,326
Environment   2,511
Finance   1,019
Freight Transportation   1,904
Geotechnology   934
History   602
Hydraulics and Hydrology   406
Law   685
Maintenance and Preservation   1,650
Marine Transportation   485
Materials   1,570
Operations and Traffic Management   3,067
Pavements   1,998
Pedestrians and Bicyclists   2,758
Pipelines   313
Planning and Forecasting   3,481
Policy   2,902
Public Transportation   4,005
Railroads   1,816
Research (about research)   1,952
Safety and Human Factors   2,785
Security and Emergencies   664
Society   910
Terminals and Facilities   694
Transportation, General   5,247
Vehicles and Equipment   1,337

 

 

ATTENDEES BY JOB TYPE


 
Engineer   22.11%
Researcher   14.74%
Student   13.64%
Professor   8.60%
Program or Project Coordinator/Manager   7.26%
Planner/Modeller   6.44%
CEO/President/Director/Executive Officer   6.40%
Policy Analyst   4.09%
Other   3.14%
Technical - Construction, Design or Materials   2.34%
Government Relations/Public   1.76%
 
Environmental Analyst   1.75%
Information/Marketing/Communications   1.67%
Business Development Specialist   1.53%
Operations Coordinator Manager   1.10%
Attorney   1.00%
Software Engineer/Developer   0.80%
Economic Development Specialist   0.61%
Financial/Accountant/Auditor   0.59%
Purchasing Agent/Contracts   0.18%
Elected Official/Staff   0.16%
Enforcement/First Responder   0.09%

 

 

ATTENDEES BY REGION


 

U.S. REGIONS

   

 

  North Eastern

   

36%

  South Eastern

   

25%

  Midwest

   

16%

  Western

   

23%

 

 

 

ALL REGIONS (Including U.S.)

 

 

Africa

   

0.24%

Asia

   

4.65%

Central America

   

0.06%

Europe

   

6.58%

Middle East

   

0.77%

North America

   

86.22%

    Canada (4.17%)  
    Mexico (.27%)  
    USA (95.56%)      

Oceania

 

0.84%

South America

   

0.60%

The Caribbean

   

0.02%