Second Grand Challenge and Workshop on Multimodal Language ACL 2020

Second Grand Challenge and Workshop on Multimodal Language ACL 2020
Organizers: Amir Zadeh, Louis-Philippe Morency, Paul Pu Liang, Soujanya Poria
Sponsors: National Science Foundation, Intel
Speaker gender ratio: 2 Women : 2 Men (50%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 15.1%
*Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in neurally inspired machine learning

ICMI 2020: 22nd ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction

ICMI 2020: 22nd ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction
Organizers: Khiet Truong, Dirk Heylen, Mary Czerwinski
Sponsors: See here
Speaker gender ratio: 2 Women : 1 Men (67%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 15.1% 
*Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in neurally inspired machine learning

 

Dynamics of the brain: temporal aspects of computation

Dynamics of the brain: temporal aspects of computation

Organizers: Gilles Laurent & Ila Fiete
Sponsors: Federation of European Neuroscience Societies and The Brain Prize
Speaker gender ratio: 8 women : 16 men (33%)
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.

Molecular and Neural Correlates of Memory and Cognition

IGSN / SFB 874 Conference: Molecular and Neural Correlates of Memory and Cognition*

Organizer: Denise Manahan-Vaughan
Speaker gender ratio: 11 Women : 0 Men (100%)
Estimated** base rate of women in the field: 37-52%

*The NeuroNexxt initiative, a platform for female neuroscientists, was launched at this meeting.
**Method of estimation: Previously established base rate of women in cognitive neuroscience.