AI, Neuroscience and Hardware: From Neural to Artificial Systems and Back Again

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Organisers:
Sach Mukherjee, DZNE, Germany
Sachin Ranade, Nature Neuroscience, USA
Stefan Remy, DZNE, Germany
Joachim Schultze, DZNE, Germany
Owain Vaughan, Nature Electronics, UK
Liesbeth Venema, Nature Machine Intelligence, Germany
Natacha Cruz, Nature Research, USA
Hannah Mertens, DZNE, Germany

Invited speakers gender ratio: 8 Women: 9 Men (47%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 23.8%*
BWN rating: 5 (i.e. more than 2 stdev above base rate)

*Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in the fields of neurally inspired machine learning and neural structure and brain modelling

Transatlantic Behavioural Neuroscience Summer School

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Organisers:
Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology

Invited speakers gender ratio: 7 Women: 4 Men (70%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 32%*
BWN rating: 5 (i.e. 2 or more standard deviations above base rate)

*Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in the neuroscience field

Harvard University’s Women in Psychology: Trends in Psychology Summit 2021

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Organisers:
Caitlyn Finton, Allie Pagano, Jessica Jones, Alex Sanchez, Haoxue Fan, Sarah Kalinowski, Emma Laurent, Ellent Finch, Taylor McGuire, Camille Phaneuf, Allie Morehouse, Shaan McGhie, Shari Lu

Invited speakers gender ratio: 17 Women: 0 Men (100%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 59%*
BWN rating: 5 (i.e. more than 2 standard deviations above base rate)

*Method of estimation: estimated base rate of women in psychology as reported by the National Science Foundation in 2015.