Detailed Program

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Matt Johnson

CEO

QC Ware Corp.

Grazia Vittadini

Chief Technology Officer

Airbus

Marc Fischer

Head of Flight Physics, Senior Vice President, Engineering

Airbus

Umesh Vazirani

Strauch Distinguished Professor of Computer Science at U.C. Berkeley and Director of the Berkeley Quantum Information and Computation Center

University of California Berkeley

Adrian Cho

Writer

Science Magazine

9:45am – 10:10am (PST) Refreshment Break

Jose Luis Pino
Principal Software Architect, Quantum Engineering Solutions

Keysight Technologies

Eric Holland

Quantum Physicist, Quantum Engineering Solutions

Keysight Technologies

Diego Riste

Quantum Physicist, Quantum Engineering Solutions

Keysight Technologies

Philip Krantz

Business Development Engineer, Quantum Engineering Solutions

Keysight Technologies

Freeke Heijman

Founder and Director

Quantum Delta Netherlands

Adriaan Rol
Co-Founder and Director of Research & Development

Orange Quantum Systems

Benno Broer
CEO

Qu&Co

Ton van’t Noordende
Investor in Residence, Founder

Quantum Delta Netherlands, PHX

Michael Foss-Feig

Principal Theoretical Physicist

Honeywell Quantum Solutions (HQS)

11:10am – 11:40am (PST) Refreshment Break

Pierre Desjardins

CEO & Co-founder

C12 Quantum Electronics

Matthieu Desjardins

CTO & Co-founder

C12 Quantum Electronics

Stefan Leichenauer

Research Scientist

X, the moonshot factory

Yudong Cao

CTO

Zapata Computing

Travis Scholten

Quantum Computing Applications Researcher

IBM Quantum

12:40pm – 1:10pm (PST) Refreshment Break

Jeannette (Jamie) Garcia

Senior Manager of Quantum Algorithms, Applications and Theory

IBM

Jeannette (Jamie) Garcia

Senior Manager of Quantum Algorithms, Applications and Theory

IBM

2:10pm – 2:40pm (PST) Refreshment Break

Finance

Marco Pistoia

Head of the Future Lab for Applied Research and Engineering

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Dr. Andrea Cadarso Robolledo

Team Lead of Quantitative & Business Solutions in Global Markets, Mexico

BBVA Mexico

Carlos Kuchkovsky Jimenez

Global Head of Research and Patent Office
Board Member: Alastria, INATBA and Strategy Advisory Board EU Quantum

BBVA

Escolástico Sánchez

Research & Patents – Discipline Leader

BBVA

10:50am – 11:00am (PST) Networking Break sponsored by Goldman Sachs

Pharma

Brian Martin

Head of AI, Research Fellow, R&D Information Research

AbbVie

John Wise

Independent Business Development Consultant

Pistoia Alliance

Celia Merzbacher

QED-C Deputy Director

SRI International

Alex Knapp

Senior Editor, Science & Healthcare

Forbes

Martin Strahm

Head of Data Science (pRED)

Roche Innovation Center Basel

Emir Roach

Head of Emerging Technologies and Data

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Govinda Bhisetti

Principal Investigator and Head of Computational Chemistry

Biogen

Alex Knapp

Senior Editor, Science & Healthcare

Forbes

Benno Broer

CEO

Qu&Co

Carl Dukatz

Principal Director

Accenture

Mark Fingerhuth

Co-Founder and Head of R&D

ProteinQure

Hans Melo

CEO

Menten AI, Inc.

12:00pm – 12:10pm (PST) Refreshment Break

Automotive, Aerospace, Materials

Richard Waters

West Coast Editor

Financial Times

Takanori Ide

Chief Researcher

AISIN Group

Joydip Ghosh

Quantum Computing Project Lead

Research & Advanced Engineering, Ford Motor Co.

Oliver Wick

Future Computing Technologies

BMW

Florian Neukart

Director, Volkswagen Group Data Lab

Volkswagen

Frederic Lardinois

Writer and News Editor

TechCrunch

Jay Lowell

DC&N Chief Engineer and Quantum Portfolio Manager

Boeing

Thomas Ohki

Lead Scientist

Raytheon

Thierry Botter

Head of Airbus Blue Sky

Airbus

Clara Moskowitz

Senior Editor

Scientific American

Christian Gogolin

Expert for Advanced Concepts in Computational Chemistry and Quantum Computing

Covestro Deutschland AG

Qi Gao

Principal Scientist, Materials Design Laboratory

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation Science & Innovation Center

Thomas Eckl

Chief Expert

Robert Bosch GmbH

1:10pm – 1:20pm (PST) Refreshment Break

Energy & Transportation

Amy Herhold

Director, Physics and Mathematical Sciences, Corporate Strategic Research

ExxonMobil Research & Engineering Company

Richard Debney
Technology Director

British Petroleum

Clena Abuan

Senior Technology Associate 

British Petroleum

Corneliu Buda

Molecular Modeling Research Scientist

British Petroleum

Jhonathan Fontalvo Romero
Quantum Research Scientist
Zapata Computing

Anita Ramanan

Senior Software Engineer, Quantum

Microsoft

Scott Vanselous

VP Digital Supply Chain Insights

Trimble

2:30pm – 2:40pm (PST) Refreshment Break

Optimization

Alexey Gorshkov

JQI Fellow QuICS Fellow

NIST and University of Maryland

Stefan Woerner

Quantum Applications Research & Software Lead

IBM Quantum

Eleanor G. Rieffel

Senior Research Scientist and QuAIL Lead

NASA

11:10am – 11:45am (PST) Refreshment Break

Machine Learning

Bob Coecke

Professor, University of Oxford, Senior Scientific Advisor, Cambridge Quantum Computing

University of Oxford;
Cambridge Quantum Computing

Sonika Johri

Senior Quantum Applications Research Scientist

IonQ

Iordanis Kerenidis

Head of Quantum Algorithms – International

QC Ware

12:45pm – 1:20pm (PST) Refreshment Break

Chemistry Simulation

Zhang Jiang

Research Scientist

Google

Nick Rubin

Research Scientist

Google

2:00pm – 2:40pm (PST) Refreshment Break

US Government

Brigadier General Heather L. Pringle

Commander

Air Force Research Laboratory

Mr. Jack L. Blackhurst

Executive Director

Air Force Research Laboratory

Colonel Timothy J. Lawrence

Director

Air Force Research Laboratory, Information Directorate

Carl J. Williams

Deputy Director, Physical Measurement Laboratory

NIST

Thomas F. Russell

Senior Technical Advisor

U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science

Celia Merzbacher

QED-C Deputy Director

SRI International

11:40am – 12:00pm (PST) Refreshment Break

EU Governments

Pascal Maillot

Deputy Head of Unit HPC and Quantum Technologies Unit

European Commission

Roger Mckinlay

ISCF Challenge Director Quantum Technologies

UK Research and Innovation

Tommaso Calarco

Director, Institute of Quantum Control

Peter Grünberg Institut

1:00pm – 1:20pm (PST) Refreshment Break

Asia Governments

Kohei Itoh

Professor, Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University
Program Director, Quantum Information Technology, MEXT Quantum Leap Flagship Program

Keio University Quantum Computing Center

Koji Yasui

Senior Chief Technologist, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
Sub Program Director of SIP, Cabinet Office/MEXT/QST

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Alexander Ling

Associate Professor

Centre for Quantum Technologies, National University of Singapore

2:20pm – 2:40pm (PST) Refreshment Break

Scott Aaronson

David Bruton Jr. Centennial Professor of Computer Sciences

The University of Texas at Austin

3:30pm – 4:30pm (PST) Virtual Expo 

Early bird ends 10/30

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