Southeastern Louisiana University’s Department of Computer Science is hosting the first of the fall Industry Connect Distinguished Lectures Sept. 21, at 4 p.m.
Scheduled in the Envoc Innovation Lab, located in room 2026 in the Computer Science and Technology Building, the free lecture is titled “From then to Now: A Journey of Success and Failures.”
Marcel Lalonde of MMR Group will serve as guest speaker. Lalonde is a Vice President of MMR Group, serving as Chief Information Officer and overseeing the company’s information technology services throughout 30 offices in North and South America.
As the largest open-shop electrical and instrumentation contractor in the nation, MMR is the industry leader in electrical construction, maintenance, and technical services, consistently ranking at the top of Engineering News-Record’s annual specialty contractor’s list.
Lalonde has served MMR for over a decade and is responsible for building infrastructure and application systems that will scale to adapt the company’s continuous growth, which includes revenues of $967 million and a 5,500 nationwide workforce in 2022.
Guests are welcome to attend in person at the Computer Science and Technology building or virtually via Google Meet. To be added to the RSVP list and receive all event details, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, contact the Department of Computer Science at 985-549-5740.