Skip navigation

Predictive Modeling to Counter Terrorist Attacks

Techno Terrorism
Zeeshan-Ul-Hassan Usmani



An Interview conducted by Max Ernst, Pranav Sharma, and Neil Singh

Zeeshan-ul-hassan Usmani is the chief executive officer of Go-Fig Solutions, a visiting scholar at Watson Institute of International Studies at Brown University, and a distinguished visiting fellow at National Defense University. He is founder of Pakistan Body Count—the oldest running tally of suicide bombing and drone attacks in Pakistan. His work has been mentioned in The Wall Street Journal, AOL News, Wired Magazine, NPR, MIT’s Technology Review, Florida Today, and The Economist. He has authored dozens of research papers, articles, and several books. His research interests include real-world simulation, programming human emergent behaviors, and modeling of catastrophic events.