ICAM-I2CAM Symposium on Mathematical and computational approaches to the ‘Big Data’ challenge in neuron-glia interactions

 ICAM-I2CAM Symposium on Mathematical and computational approaches to the ‘Big Data’ challenge in neuron-glia interactions

Organizers: Maurizio De Pittà and Elena Galea
Speaker gender ratio: 1 Woman : 3 Men (25%)
Estimated* base rate of females in the field: 17-20%

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

Interacting with Neural Circuits

Interacting with Neural Circuits

Organizers: Michael Häusser, Leopoldo Petreanu and Menno Witter
Sponsors: see here
Faculty gender ratio: 5 women : 19 men (21%)
Instructor gender ratio: 2 women : 5 men (29%)
Total gender ratio: 7 women : 24 men (23%)
Estimated* base rate of females in the field: 17-18%

*Method of estimation: Previously established base rate of women in computational neuroscience, specifically the numbers based on attendance at COSYNE (Computational and Systems Neuroscience) 2016.

Latin-American Workshop on Computational Neuroscience 2017

Latin-American Workshop on Computational Neuroscience 2017

Organizers: Dante Augusto Couto Barone and Marino Bianchin
Sponsors: Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Instituto de Informática UFRGS,  Instituto Federal de Educação, Ciência e Tecnologia da Bahia – Campus Camaçari and Fundação Médica do Rio Grande do Sul
Keynote speaker gender ratio: 1 Woman : 3 Men (25%)
Estimated* base rate of females in the field: 17-20%

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