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Gary Ackerman: Unconventional Methods for Assessing Unconventional Threats


Gary Ackerman: Unconventional Methods for Assessing Unconventional Threats

Date: 
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Time: 
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: 

1202 Merten Hall, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA

Director of START's Special Projects Division, Gary Ackerman, will be leading a seminar on unconventional threats this coming April at George Mason University's School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs (SPGIA). 

The seminar will take place on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 1202 Merten Hall on the GMU campus. Complimentary food will be served at 5:30 p.m. and Gary's speech will begin at 6:00 p.m.

Ackerman is the co-editor and contributing author to "Jihadists and Weapons of Mass Destruction" (CRC Press, 2009) author of several articles on terrorism-related subjects and has testidied on terrorist motivations for using nuclear weapons before the Senate Committee on Homeland Security. He is also the acting director of START's Unconventional Weapons and Technology (UWT) program, where he manages large research projects, explores new avenues for research and establishes collaborative research relationships. For more information on the program, visit SPGIA's event page here.