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Khuram Zaman: "Data Mining 101: How to Find Terrorists on Twitter"

Khuram Zaman: "Data Mining 101: How to Find Terrorists on Twitter"

Monday, January 30, 2017
12:00pm - 1:00pm

8400 Baltimore Ave., Suite 250, College Park, MD 2040

On Monday, January 30 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm, Khuram Zaman will give a lecture at the START office titled "Data Mining 101: How to Find Terrorists on Twitter". The event is free and open to the public, but RSVP's are appreciated.

Khuram Zaman is the CEO of Fifth Tribe, a leading digital agency serving the Washington DC Metropolitan Area based out of the 1776 Startup Accelerator. Upon graduating from Widener University School of Law in Delaware, he went on to work in the non-profit sector where he raised almost a million dollars online for various charitable causes involving donors and volunteers from over 80 countries. In his professional capacity, he has provided digital marketing services to clients as diverse as the Department of Defense, the U.S. Air Force, Aetna Innovation Health, Kaiser Permanente, Silatech, Oxfam, and The Hult Prize. His writing has been featured in Entrepreneur.com, Business2Community, and LinkedIn Publisher. In 2016, his work in data science drew recognition when his anti-ISIS dataset became the #1 trending dataset on Kaggle – the largest online community of data scientists.​