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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Junior Scientist Workshop on Mechanistic Cognitive Neuroscience

Junior Scientist Workshop on Mechanistic Cognitive Neuroscience Organisers:Gabriela Michel, Gowan Tervo, Michael Reiser, Emily Dennis, Josh Dudman, Vanessa Ruta, and Vivek Jayaraman Invited speakers gender ratio: 3 Women: 4 Men (43%)Estimated base rate of women in the field: 45%*BWN rating: 2 (within 1 standard deviation below base rate) *Method of estimation: previously established base rate…

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ISRC: Computational Neuroscience, Neurotechnology and Neuro-inspired Artificial Intelligence 2021 Autumn School

Ulster University Intelligent Systems Research Centre: Computational Neuroscience, Neurotechnology and Neuro-inspired Artificial Intelligence (ISRC-CN3) 2021 Autumn School Organiser: KongFatt Wong-Lin Invited speakers gender ratio: 5 Women: 13 Men (30%)Estimated base rate of women in the field: 26%*BWN rating: 3 (1 standard deviation at or above base rate) *Method of estimation: previously established base rate of…

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WorldWideNeuRise Seminar Series: Predictive Processing

WorldWideNeuRise Seminar Series: Predictive Processing Organisers: Bill Podlaski, Christina Beutfering, Ellen Boven, Gily Ginosar, Joram Keijser, Loreen Hertag, & Lucie Descamps Invited speaker gender ratio: 4 Women: 4 Men (50%)Estimated base rate of women in the field: 45%*BWN rating: 5 *Method of estimation: previously estimated base rate of women in the field of cognitive 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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