Membership Benefits


Membership of S4DS

When you join S4DS, you join a community of Data Science professionals united by a common desire to continuously learn, interact, collaborate, and innovate.S4DS membership  provides you with the resources and opportunities you need to keep on top of changes in Data Science; get involved in standards development; network with other professionals in your local area or within a specific technical interest; mentor the next generation of Data Scientists, and so much more. There is no better time to discover all that S4DS membership has to offer.

Membership is open to data scientists, scientists, students, academicians, and others interested in science and the data science profession. Membership is available under three categories namely Professional, Students and Institutions.

Gain Expertise and Open Career Doors

S4DS houses an unrivaled network of professionals, experts, and advisors that can help shape your career, offer resources to acquire new skills, advance your professional development, and provide numerous opportunities for involvement, recognition, and reward.

Stay Current and Get Ahead
S4DS Membership grants you access to one of the largest library of Data Science material as well as the latest technology trends, industry news, and events.

Build a Network
Collaborate with S4DS colleagues and member groups, online or in person, to build a support group for your profession, industry, or project.

Expand your personal network with colleagues who share your expertise and commitment.

S4DS members can take advantage of exclusive and discounted pricing on a variety of products and services (where available) that can add up to substantial savings.


Which type of membership to choose?

INDIVIDUAL: Data scientists, computer programmers, mathematicians, statisticians, related disciplines, students studying for a relevant qualification, people working with data scientists and data science agencies, those interested in learning more about data science

ORGANISATIONAL: Companies, organisations and public bodies using data science to generate insight, suppliers of data, AI and related data science services

 Data science and related course leaders or university representatives only. It also gives opportunity to establish students chapter branch.

Note: When making an application for University or Organisational Membership please use an official email address, e.g. one that contains the organisation’s domain.

Benefits of Membership

Free access to quarterly newsletter containing cutting edge updates in this domain.
Discounted rate on workshops and Certification programmes on disruptive technologies, conducted by experts.
Discounted registration fee to the flagship International Conference on Data Management, Analytics and Innovation (ICDMAI).
Access to global list of mentors, especially for students to jointly undertake writing of papers, developing projects and open source packages.
Opportunity to deliver workshop/training in collaboration with Society for Data Science (S4DS).
Opportunity for networking with the S4DS members
Data Management, Curation, Preservation

Establish a Student Chapter

Student Chapter can be started at any institution with  minimum 12 Student members and 03 Professional members

Benefits of Students Chapter

Association with Technical Professional Body will help in receiving recognition by Accreditation bodies.
Establish center of excellence on many disruptive technologies.
Conduct Certification Programmes on disruptive technologies.
Resource and promotional support for Workshop, Lectures, Seminars, Conferences etc.
Organize Faculty Development Programmes and Technical Training Programmes.
Opportunity to host or become partner in organizing the International Conference on Data Management, Analytics and Innovation (ICDMAI), a flagship conference of S4DS.
Opportunity to organize activities to develop entrepreneurial skills, leadership skills, soft skills and other skill development activities.
Networking with S4DS team and other Student Chapters, may help in projects and placements.
Organizing events at S4DS Student Chapter shall help members develop technical, managerial and humanitarian skills.