Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory 2021 Winter Conference: Development and 3D Modeling of the Human Brain

Development and 3D Modeling of the Human Brain Conference

Organisers:
Guo-li Ming, University of Pennsylvania – Perelman School of Medicine
Sergiu Pasca, Stanford University

Invited speakers gender ratio: 9 Women: 12 Men (43%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 32.5%*
BWN rating: 4

*Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in neural structure and brain modelling.

EMBO Workshop – Axons 2021: Structure and function

Axons 2021: Structure and Function

Organisers:
Maarten Kole
Maren Engelhardt
Matthew Grubb

Invited speakers gender ratio: 12 Women: 14 Men (46%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 33%*
BWN rating: 4

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword “molecular neuroscience” and counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers.

Complex Networks 2021: The 10th Annual Conference on Complex Networks and their Applications

Complex Networks 2021: 10th Annual Conference on Complex Networks and their Applications

Organisers: Rosa Benito, Hocine Cherifi, & Esteban Moro (General Chairs)
Chantal Cherifi, Luis Rocha, & Marta Sales-Pardo (Program Chairs)

Invited speaker gender ratio: 2 Women: 4 Men (33%)

Estimated base rate of women in the field: 15.1%*

BWN rating: 4

*Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in neurally-inspired machine learning.

Unifying Neuroscience and Artificial Intelligence in Quebec (UNIQUE) – Student Symposium (USS 2021)

Unifying Neuroscience and Artificial Intelligence in Quebec (UNIQUE) – Student Symposium (USS 2021)

Organizers: Hugo Jourde & Annabelle Harvey (Program Chairs)
Invited speaker gender ratio: 3 Women: 6 Men (33%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 15%*
BWN rating: 4

*Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in neurally-inspired machine learning.

2nd International Workshop on Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation (NIBS)

2nd International Workshop on Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation (NIBS)

Organizers: Alexander Opitz, Ivan Alekseichuk, Axel Thielscher
Invited speaker gender ratio: 8 Women: 8 Men (50%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 28%*
BWN rating: 4

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword non-invasive brain stimulation, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers using our python script.

WWNeuRise Seminar Series: Inter-areal communication

WWNeuRise Seminar Series: Inter-areal communication

Organizers: Bill Podlaski, Christina Buetfering, Ellen Boven, Gily Ginosar, Joram Keijser, Loreen Hertäg & Lucie Descamps
Invited speaker gender ratio: 4 Women: 5 Men (44%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 20%*
BWN rating: 4

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

Sensorimotor Interaction, Language and Embodiment of Symbols (SMILES) workshop

Sensorimotor Interaction, Language and Embodiment of Symbols (SMILES) workshop

Organizers: Xavier Hinaut, Clément Moulin-Frier, Silvia Pagliarini, Joni Zhong, Loo Chu Kiong, Michael Spranger & Tadahiro Taniguchi
Invited speaker gender ratio: 2 Women: 4 Men (33%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 15%*
BWN rating: 4

*Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in neurally-inspired machine learning.