The Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society (CITRIS) and the Banatao Institute create technology solutions for society’s most pressing challenges.
The CITRIS research community connects pioneers across dozens of disciplines. Each member brings a unique perspective, deep foresight about their field of study, and a commitment to shape technology for societal benefit.
About CITRIS and the Banatao Institute
Established in 2001 as one of four California Institutes for Science and Innovation at the University of California, CITRIS shortens the pipeline between world-class IT research and the development of beneficial applications, platforms, companies, and even new industries. We facilitate interdisciplinary work among hundreds of University of California faculty members, students, corporate partners, and international institutions. Together with these public and private partners, we are shaping the future of technology in ways that cross traditional boundaries.
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