Statistics on the IEC YP Programme

Participants 2010 – 2019

Participants’ profile

The 632 participants in the IEC Young Professionals (YP) Programme came mainly from manufacturer (25%), testing and certification (22%) and utility (16%) business sectors. 

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2019 YPP - Business area

 

Geographical representation 

YPs come from 52 National Committees (NCs). All geographical regions are represented with Europe and Asia representing 75% of participants. The number of NCs represented increased by 48%; from 27 NCs in 2010 to 40 in 2019.
 

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2019 YPP - Geographical representation

Age

The average age of the IEC YPs when they attend the Workshop is 30 years old.

 

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Gender representation

Out of 632 YPs, 483 were male and 149 were female, representing 76% and 24% respectively. The latter is based on the title field filled at the time of registration to the Expert Management System (EMS). YPs may always register under a different gender by contacting the YP Programme Secretariat.

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2019 YPP - Gender representation

 

The percentage of female participants increased from 11% in 2010 to 33% in 2019.

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2019 YPP - Gender evolution

YP Participation in IEC

There are 196 active YPs involved at the international level related to standardization which corresponds to a 31,2% retention rate of YPs to IEC work.

Roles

YPs

TC/SC Member                            158
SEG 27
TC/SC Convenor 13
SyC 8
TC/SC Assistant
Secretary & Secretary
6

Roles

YPs

IECEx Member                            6
Shared committees
(ISO/IEC JTC 1)                           
4
SMB ahG 4
TC/SC Chair & Vice Chair 4
SMB/SG 3

Roles

YPs

Management Advisory
Groups (SAG, NRG)                
2
Technical Advisory
Committees (ACEA, ACOS)     
2
SRG 2
Project Leader 2

Roles

YPs

NC President                1
NC Secretary 1
MSB/SWG 1
CAB Task Force 1