Challenges and Promises of Inferring Emotion from Images and Video (CVPR 2020)

Challenges and Promises of Inferring Emotion from Images and Video (CVPR 2020)

Organizers: Aleix M. Martinez, Sergio Escalera & Qianli Feng
Invited speaker gender ratio: 3 Women: 1 Man (75%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 30%*
BWN rating: 4

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keywords computer vision AND emotions, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in 1 page of results using our python script.

Inaugural Simons-Emory Symposium on Motor Control

Inaugural Simons-Emory Symposium on Motor Control

Organizers: Samuel Sober & Gordon Berman (Directors)
Sponsor: Simons Foundation
Invited speaker gender ratio: 4 Women: 4 Men (50%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 28%*
BWN rating: 4

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword motor control within NINDS (Neurological Disorders and Stroke) agency, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in 36 page of results using our python script. We left 24 names unclassified.

Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience Summer School (CNeuro 2020)

Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience Summer School (CNeuro 2020)

Host: Tsinghua University
Faculty:

  • Rava Azeredo da Silveira (Ecole Normale Supérieure, France) 
  • Stella Christie (Tsinghua University) 
  • Damon Clark (Yale University, USA)
  • Carina Curto (Penn State University)
  • Ralf Haefner (University of Rochester, USA)
  • Yu Hu (HKUST, Hong Kong)
  • Daniel Lee (Cornell University)
  • Songting Li (Shanghai JiaoTong University)
  • Zhaoping Li (MPI of Biologial Cybernetics)
  • Cristina Savin (NYU) Lee (Cornell University, USA)
  • Eric Shea-Brown (University of Washington, USA)
  • Sara Solla (Northwestern University)
  • Sen Song (Tsinghua University, China)
  • Louis Tao (Peking University, China)
  • Xiaoqin Wang (Johns Hopkins University, USA)
  • Quan Wen (University of Science and Technology of China)
  • Hang Zhang (Peking University)
  • Kechen Zhang (Johns Hopkins University, USA)
  • Douglas Zhou (Shanghai JiaoTong University, China)

Faculty gender ratio (updated): 6 Women: 13 Men (32%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 17-18%*
BWN rating: 4

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

Expanding Minds – The Allen Institute Conference on Human Brain Evolution

Expanding Minds – The Allen Institute Conference on Human Brain Evolution

Organizers: Christopher Walsh, Michael Greenberg, David Reich
Speaker gender ratio: 7 Women : 6 Men (54%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 31%

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword brain AND evolution  and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in all 28 pages of results using our python script. We left 23 names unclassified. The base rate is estimated to be 31%.

International Symposium on Artificial Intelligence and Brain Science 2020

International Symposium on Artificial Intelligence and Brain Science 2020

Organizers: Masamichi Sakagami, Hiroaki Gomi, Takatoshi Hikida
Sponsors: KAKENHI Project on Artificial Intelligence and Brain Science, RIKEN AIP, U Tokyo IFI, U Tokyo IRCN
Keynote speaker gender ratio: 19 Women : 7 Men (27%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 17-18%

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

3rd International Workshop on Machine Learning in Clinical Neuroimaging (MLCN 2020)

3rd International Workshop on Machine Learning in Clinical Neuroimaging (MLCN 2020)

Organizers: Ahmed Abdulkadir, Cher Bass, Mohamad Habes, Seyed Mostafa Kia, Jane Maryam Rondina, Chantal Tax, Hongzhi Wang
Keynote speaker gender ratio: 1 Woman : 1 Man (50%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 17-20%

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