Roman Peperhove leads the Research Forum on Public Safety and Security of Freie Universität Berlin as part of the Working Group Interdisciplinary Security Research. He is responsible for the Future Security Lab in Berlin-Mitte as a knowledge and information hub for decision makers and politicians, located close to the German Bundestag. He worked on national and international research projects dealing with issues of security, terrorism and foresight. His professional interest lies with the interaction between politics, society and security. He is member of the Netzwerk Zukunftsforschung (Network of Futures Research) and served as a member of the Board. For several years, Roman Peperhove has been Editor of the Zeitschrift für Zukunftsforschung (Journal of Futures Studies).