The CITRIS and the Banatao Institute team at UC Santa Cruz manages programs and events for researchers and students on Santa Cruz main campus and the Silicon Valley campus and also work together on broader initiatives with CITRIS centers at UC Berkeley, UC Merced, UC Davis and UC Davis Medical Center.


The CITRIS and the Banatao Institute UC Santa Cruz Faculty Advisory Board provides a multidisciplinary focus to center decisions. Their commitment to the CITRIS mission in their own work ensures that the center stays focussed on forging new relationships across campus that lead to work that discovers novel solutions to societal challenges.



Researchers from across UC Santa Cruz campus participate in projects and events in line with our mission.