Seed Funding

Competitive teams from the campuses of CITRIS and the Banatao Institute at UC Berkeley, Santa Cruz, Merced, Davis, and Davis Health submitted proposals for collaborative research projects.

Tech For Social Good

The CITRIS and the Banatao Institute Tech for Social Good Program supports student-led learning and technology development for healthy, sustainable, connected, and equitable livelihoods in the United States and abroad.

Environmental Robotics Laboratory

Competitive teams from the campuses of CITRIS and the Banatao Institute at UC Berkeley, Santa Cruz, Merced, Davis, and Davis Health submitted proposals for collaborative research projects.
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Sylvie Gouraud as model for Gouraud shading technique, image by Gouraud, Henri.

Deepfake Education Competition

The CITRIS Policy Lab has partnered with the Silicon Valley Leadership Group to launch the "Deepfake Education Competition. As deepfakes become easier to produce and more convincing, educating the public becomes critical. The competition encourages high school, undergrad, and grad students to produce engaging video content to help educate the public on the threat of deepfakes. Winners will receive awards up to $2,500 and will be featured through CITRIS media channels and broadly in the Silicon Valley community through Silicon Valley Leadership Group media channels, and may be featured during the Silicon Valley Leadership Group’s Oct. 30th flagship event with more than 1,000 industry and public sector leaders.

CITRIS 2020 Research Exchange
Seminar Series

Free and open to the public, the CITRIS Research Exchange offers fresh perspectives on information technology and society from distinguished academic, industry, and civic leaders. 

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Camille Crittenden, Champion of Women in Tech

CITRIS Special Programs

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Seed Funding

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Aviation and Visual
Thinking Labs

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Tech for Social Good

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Tahoe Project

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The Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society (CITRIS) and the Banatao Institute create information technology solutions for society’s most pressing challenges.

CITRIS Research Thrusts

Recent successes from CITRIS and the Banatao Institute’s invention ecosystem are featured in the reports below.

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