conferencelink April 06-07, 2023 Organisers: Omar Ait-Ader, Romain Caron, Jérôme Coste, François Berry, P.M. Llorca, J-Jacques Lemaire, Ana Raquel Marques, Anna Sontheimer, CélineTeulière, François Vassal
Invited speakers gender ratio: 0 Women: 14 Men (0%) Estimated base rate of women in the field: 32.5%* BWN rating: 0, more than two standard deviations below base rate
Director: Shin Ishii
Organizers: Ken Nakae, Hidetoshi Urakubo, Hiroshi Higashi, Yasuhiro Tanaka, Hideaki Shimazaki
Sponsors: Japanese Neural Network Society, Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas “Brain information dynamics underlying multi-area interconnectivity and parallel processing”, Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development “Brain Mapping by Integrated Neurotechnologies for Disease Studies
Speaker gender ratio: 0 women : 7 men (0%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 42%
*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword systems AND neuroscience and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in all 16 pages using our python script. Search originally carried out in April 2019.
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Total keynote speaker gender ratio: 2 women : 16 men (11%)
Plenary keynote speaker gender ratio: 2 women : 3 men (40%)
Theme keynote speaker gender ratio: 0 women : 13 men (0%) Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 39%
*Method of estimation: Percentage of doctoral degrees awarded to women in biomedical engineering in 2017 as reported by ASEE “Engineering by the Numbers“, by Brian L. Yoder, Ph.D.
Organizers: Jin Hyung Lee, Petra Ritter
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Speaker gender ratio: 1 Woman : 14 Men (7%)
Estimated* base rate of females in the field: 42%
*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword “brain connectivity” and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in all 7 pages of results using our python script. Search originally performed in September 2017.