March 1 - 5, 2020
McCormick Place
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Pittcon Demographics.

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

(Source: Experient, 2019 Registration Data) Previous attendance totals available upon request.
WHO ATTENDS?

Anyone who identifies, quantifies, analyzes or tests the chemical or biological properties of compounds or molecules, or who manages these laboratory scientists.

Year over year, Pittcon attracts the highest-quality attendees responsible for making purchasing decisions. Consider these numbers from Pittcon 2019:

  • 72% are involved in the purchasing process
  • 48% plan to make a purchase within 6 months
  • 44% are looking for products for multiple departments
  • 44% state the expo as the main reason to attend
  • 55% are first time attendees
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Demographic breakdowns for Pittcon 2019 will be available soon.


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Pittcon 2019 Demographics

Purchasing Role

(Source: Experient, 2019 Registration Statistics)

Recommend Products/Brands – 39%
Final Decision Maker – 27%
Little or No Involvement – 26%
Specify Products/Brands – 8%

Purchasing Role %
Recommend Products/Brand 39%
Final Decision Maker 27%
Little or No Involvement 26%
Specify Products/Brands 8%

Age Range

(Source: Experient, 2019 Registration Statistics)

30 yrs and under – 23%
31-40 yrs – 22%
41-50 yrs – 23%
51-60 yrs – 22%
60 yrs and over – 10%

Age Range %
30 yrs and under 23%
31-40 yrs 24%
41-50 yrs 21%
51-60 yrs 20%
60 yrs and over 11%

Field of Employment

(Source: Experient, 2019 Registration Statistics)

Industry – 30%
Academic/Student – 20%
Distribution/Sales – 20%
Medical/Pharmaceutical – 8%
Testing Lab – 7%
Government – 5%
Consultant – 4%
Other – 4%
Research Institute/Foundation – 2%

Field of Employment %
Industry 30%
Academic/Student 20%
Distribution/Sales 20%
Medical/Pharmaceutical 8%
Testing Lab 7%
Other 4%
Consultant 4%
Government 5%
Research Institute/Foundation 2%

Primary Responsibilty

(Source: Experient, 2019 Registration Statistics)

Primary Resposibilty %
Administration 4%
Bench Chemist/Scientist/Researcher 21%
Engineer 5%
Group/Section Leader 4%
Instructor/Professor 4%
Lab Manager/Supervisor 9%
Lab Technician/Service 3%
Other 4%
President/VP/GM/Director 14%
Purchasing 2%
Sales/Marketing 17%
Student/Grad Research Asst. 12%
Technical Field Service/Support 2%
Technical Writer/Media <1%

Scientific Specialties

(Source: Experient, 2019 Registration Statistics)

Scientific Specialties %
Chromatography-Gas 11%
Chromatography-Ion 4%
Chromatography-Liquid 13%
Chromatography-Other 3%
Electrochemistry 3%
Electrophoresis 2%
Lab Automation 6%
LIMS 3%
Microscopy 5%
Other 5%
Particle Analysis 4%
Physical Measurements 4%
Process Control/Monitoring 3%
Sequencing 1%
Spectroscopy-AA/Emission 2%
Spectroscopy-ICP 5%
Spectroscopy-IR/Raman 5%
Spectroscopy-Magn Res <1%
Spectroscopy-Mass 7%
Spectroscopy-Other 2%
Spectroscopy-X-ray 2%
Spectroscopy-UV/Vis 7%
Surface Analysis 2%
Thermal Analysis 3%

Type of Industry

(Source: Experient, 2019 Registration Statistics)

Type of Industry %
Aerospace 1%
Agriculture 1%
Analytical Chemistry/Equipment/Instruments 19%
Biotechnology/Biochem 4%
Chemicals/Chemical Equipment 5%
Contract Laboratory 1%
Cosmetics/Fragrances/Flavors <1%
Distributor/Import/Export 6%
Education 5%
Electronics/Computer/Semiconductor 1%
Energy/Power 1%
Environmental/Air/Water/Wastewater 4%
Food/Beverage/Consumer Products 3%
Instrument Manufacturing 3%
Lab Furniture/Accessories/Equip/Instruments 2%
Life Science/Bio 4%
Manufacturing 7%
Medical/Clinical/Forensics 2%
Metals/Materials/Minerals 2%
Other 5%
Petroleum/Petrochemicals 2%
Pharmaceutical 9%
Research/Laboratories/Testing/Government Agency 5%
Polymers/Coatings/Rubber 2%
Sales 4%
Transportation <1%

 

 

 

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