HBP Hippocamp 2017: Collaborative and Integrative Modeling of Hippocampus

HBP Hippocamp 2017: Collaborative and Integrative Modeling of Hippocampus

Organizers: Alain Destexhe, Katherine Fregnac, Szabolcs Kali, Audrey Mercer, Michele Migliore, Eilif Muller, Armando Romani, Katrien Van Look
Sponsors: see here
Speaker gender ratio: 4 women : 9 men (31%)
Estimated* base rate of females in the field: 35%

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword (modeling OR modelling) AND hippocampus and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in all 43 pages of results.

Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience: From Generation to Degeneration

Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience: From Generation to Degeneration

Organizers: Chaya Kalcheim, Eran Meshorer and Hermona Soreq
Keynote speaker gender ratio:  0 Women : 1 Man (0%)
Total speaker gender ratio (incl. keynote):  8 Women :  15 Men (35%)
Estimated* base rate of females in the field: 40%

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword (molecular OR cellular) AND neuro and counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in pages 25, 49, 72 and 96 of 119 results pages.

Workshop on Perceptual Learning: Philosophy, Psychology, and Neuroscience

Workshop on Perceptual Learning: Philosophy, Psychology, and Neuroscience

Organizers: Kevin Connolly and Adrienne Prettyman
Sponsors: see here
Speaker gender ratio: 2 women : 3 men (40%)
Estimated* base rate of females in the field: 41%

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword (perception OR perceptual) AND learning and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in all 41 pages of results.