Conference Watch

We regularly highlight the women:men ratio of invited speakers at conferences, workshops, and courses in the field of neuroscience.

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Neuromatch 4.0 Conference in Computational Neuroscience

Link to the Conference Agenda Organisers:Dan Goodman, Konrad Kording, Brad Wyble, Titipat Achakulvisut, Chris Rozell, Yiota Poirazi, Megan Peters, Bing Brunton, Anne Urai, Jennifer Bizley, Alberto Antonietti, Jeremy Forest Invited speakers gender ratio: 2 Women: 3 Men (40%)Estimated base rate of women in the field: 26%*BWN rating: 3 (i.e. within or at 1 standard deviation…

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

Link to conference program 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…

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McGill Neuro (Montreal Neurological Institute-Hospital) – Open Science in Action Syposium 2021: Adopting open models of collaboration in neuroscience

[link to program] Organisers:Tanenbaum Open Science Institute Invited speakers gender ratio: 11 Women: 12 Men (48%)Estimated base rate of women in the field: 32%*BWN rating: 4 (i.e. at or within 2 standard deviations above base rate) *Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women scientists in the field of neuroscience.

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Conference Watch at a Glance

We’re excited to announce Conference Watch at a glance, an interactive visualization of every conference that BWN has posted since our inception in 2015. 

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