News from Information Systems

MSIS Grad Learns to Level Up His Leadership Skills

Justin Rinearson attended CSULB twice, earning a bachelor’s in 2015 before returning to campus from 2021 to 2023 for his Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) degree. He doesn’t need to prove his school spirit, but Justin does have a special place in his heart for his double alma mater.

2024 Information Systems Industry Forum Series

Unlocking the Power of AI: A Journey Into the Future Date: Tuesday, April 23, 2024 Time: 5:00pm-6:30pm Zoom Meeting ID: 85175856335

2023 MSIS Diving into Analytics Engineering in Entertainment

MSIS Fall Meet-up 2023 Our MS in Information Systems program hosted its semesterly Meet-up on Saturday, October 28. The event brought together a dynamic group, including industry speakers, CoB faculty and Staff, MSIS students and esteemed MSIS alumni.

2023 INFORMS Banafsheh Behzad Award

Banafsheh Behzad is the winner of the 2023 INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences) Fora Moving Spirit Award in appreciation of my service to the Women in Operations Research & Management Science - INFORMS Forum. 

Best of the Beach September 2023

The Best of the Beach program recognizes state-side employees whose service, professionalism, performance and leadership exemplify CSULB’s mission, values and strategic priorities.

MSIS Tech Giants Speaker Panel

Our MS in Information Systems (MSIS) program hosted our semesterly meet-up (Tech Giants Speaker Panel) on March 18, 2023 for current MSIS students, faculty staff,, and alumni. The panel included Manu Mehra of Google, Vertika Srivastava of Meta, and Christian Bourdeau of Netflix.

CSULB Alum Gets Career Boost Through Information Systems and Artificial Intelligence

“I chose Cal State Long Beach because of the diversity,” she explained. “I noticed that just by being on campus, interviewing students, and speaking to any professor that would talk to me. I also felt that the courses were relevant to the things that I wanted to do, and I loved the affordability because I funded my education on my own. 

Data Science Hackathon

A group of MS Information Systems students won the best presentation award at the Data Science Hackathon 2022. The group named their team Datafriends (DF).

Fitness Tracker Information and Privacy Management: Empirical Study

One in four Americans uses a device or an app to track their fitness-related activities. Journal of Medical Internet Resources 2021;23 Mohamed Ab

Advancing Women in Technology (AWT) Scholarship Applications

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IS Industry Forum Cyber Security

IS Industry Forum on Friday, March 12 from 12:00 pm-1:30 pm on Zoom The IS Department and the IS Advisory Board invite you to the IS Industry Forum on Friday, March 12 from 12:00 pm-1:30 pm on Zoom. The tentative agenda for the forum is: