Organizers: Maurice Smith and John Krakauer
Plenary speaker gender ratio: 1 Woman : 2 Men (33% )
Total speaker gender ratio**: 2 Women : 12 Men (14%)
Estimated* base rate of females in the field: 35%
*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword “motor control” OR “motor learning” and counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in pages 1, 6, 15, 19 and 20 of 20 results pages.
**Non-plenary speakers were mostly students and post-docs, however the base rate above is calculated for faculty.