SNUFA 2021: Spiking Neural networks as Universal Function Approximators

SNUFA 2021

Organisers:
Chiara Bartolozzi
Sander Bohté
Dan Goodman
Friedemann Zenke

Invited speakers gender ratio: 2 Women: 2 Men (50%)
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.

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.

Brain Plasticity – Influences of Lifestyle and Aging

Brain Plasticity – Influences of Lifestyle and Aging

Conference date: 10/12/2020
Organizers: Veronica Witte, Frauke Beyer, Evelyn Medawar, Simon Hofmann & Silke Friedrich
Invited speakers gender ratio: 3 Women: 1 Men (75%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 43%*
BWN rating: 4

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