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Welcome to BiasWatchArchaeo. The goal of this site is to track the speaker composition of conferences in archaeology, particularly with respect to gender representation. This site is inspired by BiasWatchNeuro and the editorial in Nature about this initiative, titled "Women need to be seen and heard at conferences". The data and code for reproducing the results posted here are openly available on our google drive. Contact us at biaswatcharchaeo@gmail.com

Monday, March 20, 2017

Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA) international conference, 2017

Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology, Georgia State University, Atlanta, US, 2017

Organizers: Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology

Speaker gender ratio: 129 women : 196 men (66%)

Method of estimation: We inferred the gender ratios from a sample of 325 first-named speakers (all speakers that we could confidently infer gender from all 44 sessions in the program).