Organizers: Robert Malenka and Richard Morris
Sponsors: Federation of European Neuroscience Societies and The Brain Prize
Speaker gender ratio: 8 Women : 23 Men (26%)
Estimated* base rate of females in the field: 33%
*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword “(learning OR memory) AND neuro*” and counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in pages 13, 27, 40 and 54 of 67 results pages. Search was performed in December 2016.