BIDS offers many opportunities to engage with and impact our interdisciplinary research, software development, and training in data science.

  • Sign up for the BIDS Newsletter to stay informed about upcoming news, events, fellowship calls, and funding opportunities.
  • Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.
  • Check for upcoming BIDS Events — including seminars, discussion forums, and training workshops — many of which are open to the general public.
  • Contact one of our Researchers or Staff members to inquire about and/or initiate a collaboration around research, training programs, or events.

UCB Faculty, Researchers, and Other Professionals are welcome to engage with BIDS by applying for BIDS Faculty/Research Affiliation.

Graduate Students are encouraged to explore our data science fellowships and training programs for graduate students at UC Berkeley and UCSF.

Industry and Foundations are invited to partner with BIDS - please write to for more information.

2017-0919 - Perlmutter lecture - Photo by Marsha Fenner - 1500 4web