Manages the lecture series, major events, workshops, meetings, visitors to the LSU campus, and communications for the Center. 

At the CCT, guests play a vital role in the scientific and technological work of the center, and visits of several weeks or months are encouraged so guests can contribute fully to research programs at CCT and establish collaborative projects.  CCT averages 90-100 visitors per year.

CCT currently has 9 lecture series which bring world-class scholars, educators, executives and entrepreneurs to LSU to share their experience in and vision for the future in various disciplines.

•   CCT Colloquium Series

•   CCT Distinguished Lecture

•   Computational Mathematics Seminar Series

•   Computing the Arts & Humanities Lecture Series

•   Digital Media Speakers Series

•   Frontiers of Scientific Computing Lecture Series

•   IT Eminent Lecture Series

•   Special Guest Lectures

•   Visions for Quantitative Biology Lecture Series

CCT also prides itself by hosting and sponsoring numerous conferences on innovative research, advancing computational sciences, technologies, and the disciplines they touch.   

            •   Red Stick International Animation Festival
            •   Mardi Gras Conference
            •   Beowulf Boot Camp for High School Students
            •   Scientific Computing Around Louisiana (SCALA)
            •   LSU Get Animated! Summer Camp

Click here for a list of our past events.


Karen Jones
Assistant Director, Outreach-Events, Visitors, Communications
+1 225 578-0595
FAX: 578-8902

Jennifer Fontenot
Coordinator, Events-Communications
+1 225 578-6723