ZELMAN COWEN JOHN MONASH SCHOLAR. MASTER OF SCIENCE IN COMPUTER SCIENCE AT STANFORD UNIVERSITY
Mark is completing a BPhil (Hons) at The University of Western Australia in Computer Science. His research explores success factors for technology startups. Mark leads Bloom, a non-profit that supports more than 50 young entrepreneurs with mentoring, workshops, advisory services and co-working space at St Catherine’s College, UWA. He is also a Director of StartupWA and was previously Deputy CEO for Teach Learn Grow. He has interned for Goldman Sachs, Boston Consulting Group, the Fogarty Foundation and the Telethon Kids Institute. Mark intends to study a MSc with a focus on artificial intelligence; he hopes to return to Australia to continue fostering the local technology industry.