CNS*2020 Calcium workshop: Multi-disciplinary approaches to quantify and model calcium signaling in nervous systems and beyond

CNS*2020 Calcium workshop: Multi-disciplinary approaches to quantify and model calcium signaling in nervous systems and beyond

Organizers: Pengxing Cao, Maurizio De Pittà & Ivo Siekmann
Invited speaker gender ratio: 2 Women: 19 Men (10%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 28%*
BWN rating: 1

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keywords “calcium signaling” AND modeling, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in 8 pages of results using our python script. We left 5 names unclassified.

 

VII Latin American School on Computational Neuroscience (LASCON 2020)

VII Latin American School on Computational Neuroscience (LASCON 2020)

Organizers: Antonio Galves, Antonio Roque, Mauricio Girardi-Schappo & Nilton Kamiji 
Speaker gender ratio: 2 Women: 19 Men (10%)
Estimated* base rate of females in the field: 17-20%
BWN rating: 1

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

NeuroBridges 2020: A Mediterranean, Middle Eastern Summer School in Neuroscience

NeuroBridges 2020: A Mediterranean, Middle Eastern Summer School in Neuroscience

Organizers: Ahmed El Hady, Yonatan Loewenstein & David Hansel
Sponsors: The Simons Foundation, ELSC, CNRS
Faculty gender ratio: 1 Woman: 8 Men (11%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 26%*
BWN rating: 1

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keywords “decision making” AND neuroscience, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in 8 pages of results using our python script.

3rd HBP Curriculum Workshop Series – Final Workshop on Measuring and Modelling Brain States

3rd HBP Curriculum Workshop Series – Final Workshop on Measuring and Modelling Brain States

Organizers: Sylvia Aßlaber, Judith Kathrein & Alois Saria
Invited speaker gender ratio: 1 Woman: 6 Men (14%)
Estimated* base rate of women in the field: 17-18%
BWN rating: 2

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

Generative Episodic Memory: Interdisciplinary perspectives from psychology, neuroscience and philosophy (GEM 2021)

Generative Episodic Memory: Interdisciplinary perspectives from psychology, neuroscience and philosophy (GEM 2021)

Program Committee: Nikolai Axmacher, Sen Cheng, Gerald Echterhoff, Albert Newen, Ricarda Schubotz, Markus Werning, Laurenz Wiskott & Oliver Wolf
Keynote speaker gender ratio: 3 Women: 2 Men (60%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 40%*
BWN rating: 3

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keyword episodic memory, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in 14 pages of results using our python script. We left 7 names unclassified.

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.

Paris Neuro Course on Optical Imaging and Electrophysiological Recording in Neuroscience 2019

Paris Neuro Course on Optical Imaging and Electrophysiological Recording in Neuroscience 2019

Organizers: David Ogden, Joana Lourenco, Cathie Ventalon, Brandon Stell, Jonathan Bradley, Boris Barbour, Federico Trigo, Adrien Schramm, Stéphane Dieudonné & David Digregorio
Sponsors: see here
Lecturer gender ratio: 6 Women: 24 Men (20%)
Estimated base rate of women in the field: 20%*

*Method of estimation: We searched NIH RePORTER with keywords (optical imaging OR electrophysiology) AND neuroscience, and then counted the ratio of women among the unique researchers in 2 pages of results using our python script.