Birdsong 8 (SfN Satellite)

Birdsong 8 (SfN Satellite)

Organizers: Sam Sober and Tim Gentner
Speaker gender ratio: 5 Women : 6 Men (45%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 34-36%

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword Songbirds for projects in fiscal years 2014-2019. We then counted the ratio of women among the resulting 62 unique researchers using our python script. Gender was undetermined for one name.

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Columbia Workshop on Brain Circuits, Memory and Computation 2019

Columbia Workshop on Brain Circuits, Memory and Computation 2019 (BCMC 2019)

Organizer: Aurel A. Lazar
Sponsors: Department of Electrical Engineering, Columbia University; Center for Computing Systems for Data-Driven Science, Data Science Institute, Columbia University; School of Engineering and Applied Science, Columbia University
Invited speaker gender ratio: 3 Women : 12 Men (20%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 17-20%

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