Campus resources beyond the Python Bootcamp?

  • Many more, but these are a few places to start that can provide...

Offerings

  • Training
  • Consulting
  • Working Groups
  • Communities
  • Collaborative Spaces & Research Spaces
  • Data and Computing Resources
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D-Lab - Data Intensive Social Science

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Mission: Helps Berkeley faculty, staff, and graduate students move forward with world-class research in data intensive social science.

  • A venue for methodological exchange from all corners of campus and across its bounds.

Provides:

  • Training
  • Consulting
  • Working Groups
  • Collaborative Space
  • Communities

BIDS - Berkeley Institute for Data Science

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Mission: A central hub of research and education at UC Berkeley designed to facilitate and nurture data-intensive science.

  • building a community centered on a cohort of Fellows and Senior Fellows
  • cross-disciplinary researchers from across campus and
  • bring together broad constituents of the data science community

Provides:

  • Training
  • Consulting
  • Working Groups
  • Collaborative Space
  • Communities

BRC - Berkeley Research Computing

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Mission: Supports research and instruction across a range of computation and data analysis needs across the full spectrum of research.

  • consulting to match computational requirements to appropriate resources
  • access to computing resources ranging from "bigger than your laptop" to HPC to cloud computing

Provides:

  • Computing Resources
  • Consulting
  • Training
  • Working Groups
  • Communities

Training

Upcoming Events

Online + local hands-on

Past Events

Working Groups

D-Lab Fall 2015 Working Groups

Open to everyone!

BIDS Working Groups

Watch for working group events led by BIDS Fellows

Consulting

D-Lab

D-Lab offers consulting services on research design, data analysis, data management, and related techniques and technologies.

BIDS

BIDS fellows are available throughout the week for office hours to discuss data-intensive research.

BRC

BRC Consulting can help you determine a good fit for your computational requirements; plan for and manage costs of computing; gain access to computing resources for research and instruction.

Consulting Summit

The Consulting Summit brings together dozens of consulting organizations across UC Berkeley, jointly hosted by BIDS, D-Lab, and Research IT.

Next Event: October 22, 2015

Data and Computing Resources

Data Resources

Computing Resources

Many of these are FREE resources:

Collaborative Spaces

BIDS

Collaborative Space - 190 Doe Library

A modern and dynamic environment designed to encourage meaningful research collaboration. This space includes a combination of individual workspaces, meeting rooms, interaction spaces, and a lecture area.

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Collaborative Spaces

D-Lab

Research Space - 350 Barrows Hall

D-Lab’s research space has staff workspace and offices. It is the home of the UC DATA archive and will house the Barrows 3rd floor cold room.

Public Space - 365 Barrows Hall

D-Lab Collaboratory - public space, training and meeting space, consulting space.

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Collaborative Spaces

Dwinelle Hall

Teaching and Learning Space - Dwinelle Hall, South

Opening mid-Fall 2015: Dwinelle Collaborative Services Space - new collaborative service space for faculty and GSIs focused on teaching and learning.

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Communities

The Hacker Within

Weekly meeting for sharing skills and best practices for scientific computation, for all levels of experience.

Great venue for:

  • introducing new libraries
  • showing off useful features of a scientific library or programming language you’re using
  • bringing up a computational problem you’re having.

Next meeting:

Wednesday, August 26, 2015: What Do You Want to Learn, and What Can You Teach?

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