Mark Assad is currently doing his PhD at the University of Sydney, in the School of Information Technologies. His research is in the area Ubiquitous Computing. He is supported by a scholarship from the Smart Internet CRC and an Australian Postgraduate Award.
Mark received first class honours in his undergraduate degree of a Bachelors of Computer Science and Technology (Advanced). His honours thesis was on the development of a distributed Context Aware Framework. Mark completed his undergraduate degree at the Univeristy of Sydney. He also participated in a University Exchange program at the Univerisity of California - San Diego.