Access and Opportunity

We have the data science, AI, machine learning and advanced analytics expertise you’ve been looking for.

With funding from Governor Andrew Cuomo and Empire State Development, the Rochester Data Science Consortium provides access to the people, partners, tools and technologies today’s successful companies and organizations need for rapid development and deployment of data- and model-driven solutions.

Innovation and Application

Our focus is on impact. Making a difference on your bottom line and extending the region’s economic success.

Our goal is to help area businesses create sustainable growth by providing the resources and relationships necessary to foster innovation using data science. We can help you to monetize the information, insights and value hidden in the data you already have or guide you to finding data you may not know exists.

Collaboration and Flexibility

We work to understand your goals so we can match you to the data science resources and expertise you need.

There is strength in diversity. Our members and clients benefit from the academic resources of the University of Rochester’s Goergen Institute for Data Science, Center for Integrated Research Computing and University of Rochester Medical Center combined with the real-world innovative and entrepreneurial spirit and commercial chops of partner members. Our membership includes startups as well as established large companies, while our professional staff of dedicated researchers and data scientists provide wide ranging domain expertise.


Whether it’s the latest cloud computing technologies, powerful data visualization tools, access to talent or an extended team of seasoned data science problem solvers, RDSC provides easy access to UR, partner and in-house resources.