On the 15th of March 2011, Quilliam’s Head of Outreach and Training, Ghaffar Hussain, spoke at a conference on Terrorism organised by RUSI. He shared a panel with Debbie Gupta of the Home Office and Andrew Silke from the University of East London. The panel discussed ‘countering extremist ideology’ and Ghaffar focused his comments on understand the nature of extremist ideology and it’s key tenets.