NEURO2019

NEURO2019 (joint meeting of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Japan Neuroscience Society and the 62nd Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Neurochemistry)

Organizers: Yoshihiro Yoshihara and Hitoshi Hashimoto
Sponsors: see here
Invited speaker gender ratio: 8 Women : 21 Men (28%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 31%

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

CNS2019 Workshop on Methods of Information Theory in Computational Neuroscience

CNS2019 Workshop on Methods of Information Theory in Computational Neuroscience

Organizer: Lubomir Kostal
Sponsor: Entropy
Speaker gender ratio: 1 woman : 8 men (11%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 17-20%

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

7th Baltic-Nordic School on Neuroinformatics (BNNI 2019)

7th Baltic-Nordic School on Neuroinformatics (BNNI 2019)

Organizers:Peter Jedlicka, Ausra Saudargiene, Marja-Leena Linne, Jochen Triesch, Martin Mittag, Herbert Ehrenberger, Susanne Steiner
Sponsors: see here
Faculty gender ratio: 6 women : 13 men (32%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 33%

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword informatics AND (brain OR neuro) and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in all 44 pages using our python script.