UC Berkeley-MIT Foundations of Data Science Initiative (FODSI)
More good news on the Data Science front with a $12.5 million National Science Foundation award to UC Berkeley and MIT for the creation of the Foundations of Data Science Institute (FODSI). Peter Bartlett will be Co-Director of FODSI and other Berkeley PIs include Mike Jordan, Martin Wainwright, and Bin Yu.
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Congratulations Bin, Martin, Mike, and Peter on this exciting project!