Delegate Demographics at a Glance
ACP/ACERP 2017 in numbers
- 251 attendees
- 33 countries
- 42.5% female / 57.5% male
- 32.3% faculty members
- 34.4% PhD or postgraduate students
The Asian Conference on Ethics, Religion & Philosophy (ACERP) is now in its eighth year and is held annually alongside The Asian Conference on Psychology & the Behavioral Sciences (ACP). Since 2009 more than 1,600 delegates have attended this annual interdisciplinary event, which takes place in Japan in the spring.
In 2017 ACP/ACERP attracted 251 attendees representing 33 countries – a truly international event. This diversity serves as a wonderful comparative and contrastive resource.
The majority of ACP/ACERP conference attendees are university faculty, with 32.3% holding an academic post. At 34.4% of the total registered delegates, postgraduate and doctoral students make up the next largest group of attendees. The remaining attendees come from the business sector (4.2%) and the public sector (0.5%), with 3.3% registered as "independent" and 25.4% registered as "other".
(Source: ACP/ACERP 2017 Conference Registration Data)