Computational Approaches to Memory and Plasticity (CAMP) at NCBS, Bangalore

Computational Approaches to Memory and Plasticity (CAMP) at NCBS, Bangalore

Organizers: Upinder Bhalla, Arvind Kumar and Rishikesh Narayanan
Sponsor: National Centre for Biological Sciences
Instructor gender ratio: 2 women : 8 men (20%)
Estimated* base rate of females in the field: 17-20%

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

New Directions in Motor Control Workshop

New Directions in Motor Control Workshop

Organizers: David Hofmann, Sam Sober and Simon Sponberg
Sponsors: see here
Keynote speaker gender ratio: 3 women : 4 men (43%)
Total (incl. keynote) speaker gender ratio: 4 women : 11 men (27%)
Estimated* base rate of females in the field: 29%

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword “motor control” and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in all 14 pages of results using our python script.