International Behavioural Neuroscience Society: IBNS 31st Annual Meeting

IBNS 31st Annual Meeting

Organisers:
Jill McGaughy, Greg Carr, Rachel Navarra, and Susan Sangha

Invited speakers gender ratio: 0 Women: 3 Men (0%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 32%*
BWN rating: 1 (i.e. within 2 standard deviations below base rate)

*Method of estimation: compared against base rate of women in general field of neuroscience.

Fondazione Prada’s Human Brains: Conversations 2021-2022

Human Brains: Conversations (virtual seminars; 30 September 2021 to 14 April 2022)

Organisers:
Jubin Abutalebi, Massimo Cacciari, Ciancarlo Comi, Viviana Kasam, Udo Kittelmann, Andrea Moro, Daniela Perani, Letizia Leocani

Invited speakers gender ratio: 4 Women: 10 Men (29%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 43%*
BWN rating: 1 (i.e. 2 standard deviations below base rate)

*Method of estimation: established base rate of women in field of general neuroscience.

NeuroMonster: Mathematics of Neuro-Science, Technology and Engineering

NeuroMonster: The Second International Symposium on the Mathematics of Neuro-Science, Technology and Engineering

Organisers: Dan Nicolau & Ruairidh Battleday (Symposium Chairs)

Invited speaker gender ratio: 0 Women: 4 Men (0%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 25%*
BWN rating: 1

*Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in the field of computational neuroscience.

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.

Pattern Recognition in Neuroimaging Summer School 2020

Pattern Recognition in Neuroimaging Summer School 2020

Organizers: Research Group Neuroinformatics (University of Vienna) & Vienna Cognitive Science Hub
Faculty gender ratio: 0 Women: 7 Men (0%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 19%*
BWN rating: 1

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keywords “pattern recognition” AND neuroimaging, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in 1 page of results using our python script.

Robot-Aided Neuromechanics: Using Robots to Study Sensorimotor Function and Impairment

Robot-Aided Neuromechanics: Using Robots to Study Sensorimotor Function and Impairment

Organizers: Fabrizio Sergi, Laura Marchal-Crespo, Hyunglae Lee & Etienne Burdet
Faculty gender ratio: 3 Women: 13 Men (19%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 37%*
BWN rating: 1

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