HDSI Industry Partner Alliance Program

Leveraging data is essential to high-performing companies and organizations. Halıcıoğlu Data Science Institute’s Industry Partner Alliance seeks to create a crucial two-way channel between industry and academia to foster a full ecosystem of data science education and research.

The Industry Partners Alliance will work with your organization to identify specific goals and serve as your connection to data science talent, research, faculty, continued education, and leadership at UC San Diego.

Review our Industry Partner Benefits and program overview here.

Contact Us 

Erik Mjoen | Industry Relations Manager | emjoen@ucsd.edu | 858.246.5675

Watch the engaging Fireside Chat conversation with Melissa Smith, AI Strategic Growth Lead at Deloitte, Carlos Gomez Uribe, Sr. Director of Machine Learning at Apple, and host Dr. Bradley Voytek, Associate Professor and HDSI Fellow at UC San Diego from the Data Science GO conference.



Access our top students by developing a relationship with them early. With nearly 1000 students, UC San Diego has one of the largest data science programs in the country.
We will work with you to host targeted recruiting events and programs, promote opportunities directly to data science students, and help you develop a data science talent pipeline.

Research & Innovation

Engage, interact, and partner with 200 affiliated faculty across campus. Accelerate your company’s research by sponsoring faculty or student research and bring your own dataset and data science problems to HDSI. IPA members can propose topics and work with our seniors on capstone projects.


Become part of a data science network of academic and business leaders. IPA members are invited to participate in our Industry Member Board which provides valuable input in respect to future data science curriculum, research initiatives and direction of the Institute.

Continuing Education

Participate in workshops, mini-symposia, and special programs. IPA members receive invitations to on-campus lectures and exclusive access to online seminars in both live and recorded formats.

Our Industry Partner Community