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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CCN 2023: Conference on Cognitive Computational Neuroscience

conference linkAugust 24 – August 27, 2023Programme Committee: Leyla Isik, Megan Peters, Laura Gwilliams, Gemma Roig, Nico Schuck, Eric Schulz, Maria Eckstein, Benjamin Peters, Jean-Remi King Speakers gender ratio: 3 women, 3 men (50%)**Estimated base rate of women in the field: 39%*BWN rating: 3, within 1 standard deviation above base rate *Method of estimation: previously…

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NFW 23: Neural fields equations, from Wilson-Cowan to neural engineering

workshop linkJune 19 – June 20, 2023Organisers: Antoine Chaillet, Dario Prandi, Luca Greco Invited speakers gender ratio: 0 women, 7 men (0%)Estimated base rate of women in the field: 26%*BWN rating: 1, within 2 standard deviations below 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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