Mark Purcell


Mark Purcell


Research Manager - AI Security & Privacy


IBM Research Europe - Ireland Dublin, Ireland


Mark manages the AI Security & Privacy team in the Dublin Research Lab. The research topics for the team are AI Security (which focuses on the robustness of AI models), Privacy Enhancing Technologies (de-identification, risk assessment, Differential Privacy) and Federated Learning (with a specific focus on security and privacy in FL). Over a career spanning 30 years, Mark has researched solutions for several industries, including: Financial Services (HPC), Marine Environmental (IoT) and Smarter Cities. In more recent years, Mark's research focused on the intersection of Analytics/AI with modern cloud technologies.