Who Attends MediAsia?


Delegate Demographics at a Glance

MediAsia 2016 in numbers

  • 98 attendees
  • 26 countries
  • 49% female / 51% male
  • 52% faculty members
  • 27% PhD or postgraduate students

The Asian Conference on Media, Communication & Film (MediAsia) is held annually in Japan. Since 2010 more than 600 delegates have attended this interdisciplinary event, which takes place in the autumn.

In 2016, MediAsia attracted 98 attendees representing 26 countries – a truly international event. This diversity serves as a wonderful comparative and contrastive resource.



      Registration Type


          The majority of MediAsia conference attendees are university faculty, with 52% holding an academic post. At 27.4% 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 (2.4%) and the public sector (1.2%), with 6% registered as "independent" and 11% registered as "other".

          (Source: MediAsia 2016 Conference Registration Data)