Programme Director, The Alan Turing Institute

Honorary Senior Lecturer, Imperial College London

London, United Kingdom

         mark.briers at cantab.net



Programme Director at The Alan Turing Institute.

Honorary Senior Lecturer at Imperial College London.

Royal Statistical Society Council member.

Alumni of Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851, Industrial Fellowship Award.

17 years industrial experience.

PhD in Information Engineering, Cambridge University.



Research Interests


  • Bayesian inference
  • Monte Carlo methods
  • Probabilistic programming
  • Big data


Applications include cyber security, tracking, finance and bioinformatics.

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  • Statistical methods for Big Data,

              MSc module

         Imperial College London

  • Introduction to Data Science,

              MSc module

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  • Big Data: Tools and Statistical methods,

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Recent Work


Book chapter

Statistical Data Science, 2018

Editors: N. Adams, E. Cohen


L-kernel density estimation for Bayesian model selection


CogX, June 2018



Turing and Bayes


           House of Lords AI Committee



Cyber security and artificial intelligence

Mark Briers


Researcher in statistics applied to cyber security and data fusion.