Demography History

by admin last modified Aug 15, 2019 09:20 PM
Based on 2014- through 2018 participation data

In the past, about 42% of the attendees have been from outside USA; from 59 nations. 56% of registrants have been from academia, 32% from industry; 11% from government agencies and research labs; and 1% unknown. The conference has had participants, speakers, authors affiliated with over 154 different universities; including many from the top 40 ranked institutions; major IT corporations, including, Microsoft, Accenture, Google, Apple, Facebook, Oracle, Amazon, Samsung Electronics, IBM, GE, BAE Systems, Hitachi, NTT, Intel Corp, BTS Software Solutions, NetApp, Algorkorea Co., Paris Saclay, ElderSafe Technologies Inc., METRON (France), Fraunhofer IKTS (Germany), Wipro Technologies, VNIIEF (Russia), BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg (Germany), Synchrone Technologies (France), Bosch Software Systems (Germany), Tata Consultancy Services, ...; major corporations, including, Exxon Mobil, JPMorgan Chase, Raytheon, PetroChina, GlaxoSmithKline, BCL Technologies, CERENA Petroleum Group, Aerospace Electronic Technology (China), Max Planck - Genetics (Germany), Tigard Research Institute, ENGIE (France), Forschungszentrum Juelich (Germany), Secured Smart Electric Vehicle (Korea), ...; government research agencies and 

national laboratories, including, NSF, NIH National Institutes of Health, US Air Force (multiple research labs), NSA National Security Agency, Pacific Northwest National Lab, NASA, LLNL, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, Los Alamos National Lab, Cold Spring Harbor Lab, US National Cancer Institute, Swedish Defence Research Agency, NIST US National Institute of Standards and Technology, U.S. Geological Survey, US National Library of Medicine, US Air Force (multiple research labs), SPAWAR Systems Center Pacific, China NSF, Russian Academy of Sciences, US Navy, Hasso Plattner Institute, US Army, Korea Internet & Security Agency, Suez Canal Research Center, Okinawa Bureau (Japan), Canadian Medical Protective Association, Osong Medical Innovation Foundation (Korea), National Institute of Informatics (Japan), ...; and three Venture Capitalists and nine Intellectual Property attorneys.