Quantitative Approaches to Naturalistic Behaviors

Quantitative Approaches to Naturalistic Behaviors (PDF of Program)

Organizers: Bill Bialek, Stephanie Palmer and Sam Sober
Funder: The Swartz Foundation
Speaker gender ratio: 12 Women : 12 Men (50%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 17-20%

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

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3rd HBP Student Conference

3rd HBP Student Conference on Interdisciplinary Brain Research

Organizers: Gabriel Urbain and Sandra Diaz-Pier
Speaker gender ratio: 4 Women : 3 Men (57%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 17-20%

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

Workshop on “Neuronal Circuits in Motor Behavior” (NCMB)

Workshop on “Neuronal Circuits in Motor Behavior” (NCMB)

Organizers: Marylka Yoe Uusisaari, Aleksandra Badura, Erik De Schutter
Invited faculty gender ratio: 5 women : 8 men (38%)
Estimated* base rate of women 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.

Pavlovian Society Meeting 2018

Pavlovian Society Meeting 2018

Organizer: John Freeman
Sponsors: Iowa Neuroscience Institute, The University of Iowa Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences, Plexon & Elsevier
Speaker gender ratio: 19 Women : 16 Men (54%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 29%

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword pavlovian OR pavlov and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in all 9 pages of results using our python script.

Bernstein 2018 Workshop: “Deciphering neural circuits for innate behaviors: experimental and theoretical approaches in model organisms”

Bernstein 2018 Workshop: “Deciphering neural circuits for innate behaviors: experimental and theoretical approaches in model organisms”

Organizer: Marina Wosniack
Speaker gender ratio: 4 Women : 2 Men (67%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 17-20%

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

Computational and Systems Neuroscience (Cosyne) 2019

Computational and Systems Neuroscience (Cosyne) 2019

Program Chairs: Eugenia Chiappe and Christian Machens
Sponsors: The Gatsby Charitable Foundation, Burroughs Wellcome Fund, Google, Simons Foundation
Invited speaker gender ratio: 6 Women : 8 Men (43%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 17-18%

*Method of estimation: Base rate of women in computational neuroscience previously established through attendance at COSYNE conferences