Neuroscientists find a way to banish the ‘manel’ at scientific meetings
By Michael Woodhead
8 Aug 2019
Neuroscientists are leading the way in ensuring that scientific conferences have gender balance and avoid ‘manel’ panels of all-male speaker line ups. Dr Ann-Maree Vallence and Dr Hakuei Fujiyama from Perth’s Murdoch University and Dr Mark Hinder from the University of Tasmania have developed a data-driven approach to conference speaker selection based on scientific impact ...