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An event receiver runs in the same process as the code that triggered it. This can be anything running SharePoint code: If the action (adding an item, updating an item...) is performed by an and-user, from the browser UI, the code that actually performs the operation runs under W3WP (the IIS application pool process, i.e. the one that runs the Web ...


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In SharePoint 2013 event receiver runs only in w3wp process, it does not matter that the event is Synchronous or Asynchronous. I have tested it on my development environment.



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