WorldWideNeuRise Seminar Series: Predictive Processing

WorldWideNeuRise Seminar Series: Predictive Processing

Organisers:
Bill Podlaski, Christina Beutfering, Ellen Boven, Gily Ginosar, Joram Keijser, Loreen Hertag, & Lucie Descamps

Invited speaker gender ratio: 4 Women: 4 Men (50%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 45%*
BWN rating: 5

*Method of estimation: previously estimated base rate of women in the field of cognitive neuroscience.

Bernstein Conference 2021 Online

Bernstein Conference 2021 Online

Organisers: Christian Leibold (Conference Chair)
Julijana Gjorgjieva & Christian Machens (Program Chairs)

Invited speaker gender ratio: 7 Women: 5 Men (64%)

Estimated base rate of women in the field: 26%*

BWN rating: 5

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

NeurIPS2020: Workshop on Biological and Artificial Reinforcement Learning

NeurIPS2020: Workshop on Biological and Artificial Reinforcement Learning

Organizers: Raymond Chua, Feryal Behbahani, Sara Zannone, Rui Ponte Costa, Ida Momennejad, Blake Richards & Doina Precup
Invited speaker gender ratio: 5 Women: 3 Men (63%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 24-25%*
BWN rating: 5

*Method of estimation: Previously established base rate of women in reinforcement learning.

Uncovering Mechanisms of Olfactory Sensing and Olfactory-Driven Behaviors

Uncovering Mechanisms of Olfactory Sensing and Olfactory-Driven Behaviors (Part 1 / Part 2)

Organizer: Cheng Ly
Invited speaker gender ratio: 5 Women: 3 Men (63%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 28%*
BWN rating: 5

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keywords (olfactory AND neural system) AND (computational modeling OR electrophysiology), and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in 1 page of results using our python script.