WIIS received 500 applicants for the 23 spots, resulting in an extremely competitive selection process.
- Gender: 20 participants were women, and 3 were men.
- Education: 12 participants were pursuing or had recently completed, their Ph.D., and 11 were current or recent Master’s students.
- Age Range: Participation in the Symposium was limited to young leaders between the ages of 24 and 40. 9 participants were ages 24-29, 9 were ages 30-35, and 3 were ages 36-40.
- Regional Representation: Three participants were from Africa, 9 from North America, 4 from Europe, 5 from South or Southeast Asia, 1 from the Middle East and North Africa, and 1 from Latin America
Felicia Dede Addy
Mónica Mendez Caballero
Amanda Trea Phua
Ana Sanchez Cobaleda
Dallin Van Leuven