The Center for Information Systems Technologies (CIST), with Dr. H. Michael Chung as Director, focuses on solving management problems using information technologies (IT) and cooperates with industry to address IT issues.
The Center tracks emerging information systems technologies and facilitates incorporating their use in education and research at CSULB's College of Business Administration. Among the emphases of the Center are telecommunications and networking, electronic commerce, multimedia, mobile applications, telecommunications law and regulation, and industry and markets.
The Center offers workshops and forums and sponsors conferences.
The Telecommunications and Networking Lab (TC Lab) and the Hewlett Packard Interdisciplinary Learning Lab (HP IL Lab) are affiliated with the Center.