Mathematics of Neuroscience 2022

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September 24-25, 2022

Organisers: Professor Dan V. Nicolau, Dr Ruairidh Battleday

Total keynote/talks gender ratio: 12 Women: 32 Men (27%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 26%*
BWN rating: 3, within 1 standard deviation above base rate

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

Bernstein Conference 2022

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September 13-16, 2022

Organisers:
Raoul-Martin Memmesheimer, Christian Machens, Tatjana Tchumachenko, Moritz Helias, Anna Levina, Megan Carey, Brent Doiron, Tatiana Engel, Ann Hermundstad, Christian Leibold, Timothy O’Leary, Srdjan Ostojic, Cristina Savin, Mark van Rossum, Friedemann Zenke

Total speakers/talks gender ratio: 8 Women: 12 Men (40%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 26%*
BWN rating: 4, within or at 2 standard deviation above base rate

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

Neuromatch Conference 2022

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September 27-28, 2022

Organisers:
Dan Goodman, Konrad Kordin, Brad Wyble, Titipat Achakulvisut, Chris Rozell, Yiota Poirazi, Megan Peters, Bing Brunton, Anne Urai, Jennifer Bizley, Alberto Antonietti, Jeremy Forest, John Butler

Keynote speakers gender ratio: 2 Women: 2 Men (50%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 26%*
BWN rating: 3, within or at 1 standard deviation above base rate

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

Conference on Cognitive Computational Neuroscience 2022

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Organisers:
Thomas Naselaris, Hendrikje Nienborg, Russ Poldrack, Michael J. Tarr, Megan Peters, Leyla Isik, Gunnar Blohm, Jennifer Lieberman, Leila Wehbe, Julian Jara-Ettinger, Aldo Faisal, Jana Shaich Borg, Judy Fan

Invited (keynote) speakers gender ratio: 6 Women: 7 Men (46%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 35%*
BWN rating: 3, i.e. within 1 standard deviation above estimated base rate

*Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in the fields of computational neuroscience and cognitive neuroscience

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

Molecular Mechanisms of Neuronal Connectivity

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Organisers:
Catherine Collins, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Rüdiger Klein, Max-Planck Institute of Neurobiology, Germany
Kang Shen, Stanford University
Yimin Zou, University of California San Diego

Invited speakers (and session chairs) gender ratio: 7 Women: 9 Men (44%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 33%*
BWN rating: 3 (i.e. 1 standard deviation above base rate)

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

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LabLinks: Decision-making: From molecular to cognitive neuroscience

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Organisers:
Athena Akrami, Sainsbury Wellcome Centre
Christina Konen, Editor, Neuron
Nikolay Tsanov, Editor, Cell Reports
Rita Gemayel, Editor, Cell Reports

Invited speakers gender ratio: 2 Women: 7 Men (22%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 35%*
BWN rating: 2 (i.e. 1 standard deviation below base rate)

*Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in the fields of molecular and cognitive neuroscience.