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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BrainConf: Synaptic Plasticity

Conference linkSeptember 27-30, 2022 Organisers: Université de Bordeaux, Daniel Choquet, Laurent Groc, Aude Panatier Total talks gender ratio: 14 Women: 21 Men (40%)Estimated base rate of women in the field: 33%*BWN rating: 3, within 1 standard deviation above base rate **Method of estimation: previously established base rate of women in the molecular neuroscience field

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Mathematics of Neuroscience 2022

Conference linkSeptember 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

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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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