Sensorimotor Interaction, Language and Embodiment of Symbols (SMILES) workshop

Sensorimotor Interaction, Language and Embodiment of Symbols (SMILES) workshop

Organizers: Xavier Hinaut, Clément Moulin-Frier, Silvia Pagliarini, Joni Zhong, Loo Chu Kiong, Michael Spranger & Tadahiro Taniguchi
Invited speaker gender ratio: 2 Women: 4 Men (33%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 15%*
BWN rating: 4

*Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in neurally-inspired machine learning.

Montreal AI & Neuroscience (MAIN 2020)

Montreal AI & Neuroscience (MAIN 2020)

Organizers: Pierre Bellec, Andrea Green, Karim Jerbi, Guillaume Lajoie, Jean-Marc Lina, Bratislav Misic, Irina Rish & Pascal Vincent
Invited speaker gender ratio: 14 Women: 15 Men (48%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 15%*
BWN rating: 5

*Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in neurally-inspired machine learning.

CCS2020 Workshop: Exact mean field formulation of complex (neural) networks

CCS2020 Workshop: Exact mean field formulation of complex (neural) networks

Organizers: Simona Olmi & Alessandro Torcini
Invited speaker gender ratio: 1 Woman: 9 Men (10%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 29%*
BWN rating: 1

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keywords “systems neuroscience”, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in 5 pages of results using our python script.

Brain Plasticity – Influences of Lifestyle and Aging

Brain Plasticity – Influences of Lifestyle and Aging

Conference date: 10/12/2020
Organizers: Veronica Witte, Frauke Beyer, Evelyn Medawar, Simon Hofmann & Silke Friedrich
Invited speakers gender ratio: 3 Women: 1 Men (75%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 43%*
BWN rating: 4

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keywords plasticity AND lifestyle AND aging, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in 1 page of results using our python script.