Dr. Usmani is a Fulbright Scholar and Eisenhower Fellow. He holds a PhD and MS in Computer Science from the Florida Institute of Technology. His PhD work focuses on simulation and modeling of explosions. His work has been mentioned in Wall Street Journal, CNN, 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 strengths include real-world simulation, programming human emergent behaviors, and modeling of catastrophic events. He has worked in Citi Bank, Discover Financial, Fulbright Academy of Science and Technology, Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute, Go-Fig Solutions and Interactive Group. Currently, he is working at PredictifyME as Chief Data Scientist in Cary, NC
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