Neuroscience School of Advanced Studies Advanced Course: Functional Neurogenetics and Genomics (NSAS 2020)

Neuroscience School of Advanced Studies Advanced Course: Functional Neurogenetics and Genomics (NSAS 2020)

Director: Daniel Geschwind
Faculty gender ratio: 2 Women: 4 Men (33%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 36%*
BWN rating: 2

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword neurogenetics, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in 7 pages of results using our python script. We left 5 names unclassified.

CNS*2020 Workshop: Tools and resources for developing and sharing models in computational neuroscience

CNS*2020 Workshop: Tools and resources for developing and sharing models in computational neuroscience

Organizers: Kael Dai, Salvador Dura-Bernal & Padraig Gleeson
Invited speaker gender ratio: 2 Women: 13 Men (13%)
Estimated base rate of females in the field: 17-20%*
BWN rating: 2

*Method of estimation: Previously established base rate of women in computational neuroscience.

Allen Institute Modeling Workshop: Towards multipurpose models of cortical circuits

Allen Institute Modeling Workshop: Towards multipurpose models of cortical circuits

Invited speaker gender ratio: 4 Women: 17 Men (19%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 24%*
BWN rating: 2

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keywords “cortical circuits” and modeling, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in 3 pages of results using our python script.

3rd HBP Curriculum Workshop Series – Final Workshop on Measuring and Modelling Brain States

3rd HBP Curriculum Workshop Series – Final Workshop on Measuring and Modelling Brain States

Organizers: Sylvia Aßlaber, Judith Kathrein & Alois Saria
Invited speaker gender ratio: 1 Woman: 6 Men (14%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 17-18%
BWN rating: 2

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

10th IEEE International Conference on Development and Learning (ICDL 2020)

10th IEEE International Conference on Development and Learning (ICDL 2020)

Organizers: Nicolás Navarro-Guerrero & María-José Escobar (Program Chairs)
Speaker gender ratio: 2 Women: 4 Men (33%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 45%*

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keywords cognitive AND developmental AND learning, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in all 76 pages of results using our python script. We left 99 names unclassified.

9th IAPR Workshop on Neural Networks in Pattern Recognition (ANNPR 2020)

9th IAPR Workshop on Neural Networks in Pattern Recognition (ANNPR 2020)

Organizers: Frank-Peter Schilling & Thilo Stadelmann
Sponsors: ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Swiss Alliance for Data-Intensive Services, International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR), Springer
Keynote speaker gender ratio: 0 Women : 4 Men (0%)
Estimated base rate of females in the field: 15%*

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

LIFE Theory Lab 2020

LIFE Theory Lab 2020: Contemporary theorizing, methodological advances, and future challenges for lifespan developmental science

Organizers: Markus Werkle-Bergner, Ulman Lindenberger & Imke Kruse
Speaker gender ratio: 3 Women: 7 Men (30%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 44%*

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keywords lifespan AND developmental within NIA (National Institute on Aging) and NICHD (National Institute on Child Health and Human Development) agencies, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in all 26 pages of results using our python script. We left 14 names unclassified.