Center for Business Analytics

The mission of McIntire's Center for Business Analytics is to bring together the best of industry and academic expertise, while establishing the School as a leader in business analytics education, research, and professional innovation. Visit the Center's website to learn more. ‚Äč

Ahmed Abbasi


Find out more about award-winning research, grants, media coverage, and on-going projects pertaining to online fraud and cyber-security, social media, and predictive analytics. Those interested in collaborating, or in working at the Predictive Analytics Lab, should use the contact form. 

Ahmed Abbasi is Associate Dean and Murray Research Chaired Professor of Information Technology in the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia. He is Director of the Center for Business Analytics and co-director of the MS in Business Analytics program. Ahmed also oversees the Predictive Analytics Lab.

News and Updates

View the latest news, announcements, and updates pertaining to analytics competitions at UVA, research, grants, and center-related activities.