Q2B Agenda – Day One

DAY ONE

Tuesday – December 7

7:30 am to 8:55 am – HALL A
Networking Breakfast

SPONSORED BY


MATT JOHNSON
Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder
QC Ware


MICHAEL HAYDUK
Deputy Director, Information Directorate
United States Air Force Research Laboratory


WILLIAM OLIVER

Professor of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, and Physics & Director of Center for Quantum Computing
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

BOB SORENSEN

Senior Vice President of Research & Chief Quantum Computing Analyst
Hyperion Research

10:30 am to 11:00 am – HALL A
Networking Break

 


JEAN-FRANCOIS BOBIER
Partner & Director
Boston Consulting Group


DOUG FINKE
Publisher & Managing Editor
Quantum Computing Report

 


SHAHIN KHAN
Analyst & Founding Partner
OrionX

 


ANDRE KONIG
Publisher
Quantum Tech Newsletter

 


JAMES SANDERS
Research Analyst, Cloud & Managed Services Transformation
451 Research

 


DAVID SHAW
Director
Fact Based Insight


RICHARD WATERS
PANEL MODERATOR
West Coast Editor
Financial Times

 


YVONNE LUTSCH
Investment Principal
Robert Bosch Venture Capital

 


NAVIN MAHARAJ
Director
Koch Disruptive Technologies

 


ROBERT SIMON
Senior Managing Partner
BDC

12:30 pm to 2:00 pm – HALL A
Networking Luncheon

SPONSORED BY

PAUL LIPMAN
President of Quantum Computing
ColdQuanta

  • Business Track
    BALLROOM H
  • Demonstration Track
    BALLROOM G
  • Q2E Track
    MEETING ROOM 209/210
  • Social Track
    MEETING ROOM 203/204


DUNCAN JONES
Head of Quantum Cybersecurity
Cambridge Quantum Computing


MICHAEL BRETT
Business Development and Go-To-Market Strategy, Quantum Computing
AWS

3:30 pm to 4:00 pm – HALL A
Networking Break


CARL DUKATZ
Quantum Program Lead
Accenture


MARK SOLOMON
Director of Quantum Sales
IonQ


MARK JACKSON
Scientific Lead
Cambridge Quantum Computing


YONATAN COHEN
Chief Technology Officer
Quantum Machines


BLAKE JOHNSON
Quantum Platform Lead, IBM Quantum
IBM

3:30 pm to 4:00 pm – HALL A
Networking Break


SOHUM THAKKAR
Quantum Engineer
QC Ware

 


SEAN WEINBERG
Quantum Computing Researcher
QC Ware

 

TRACK SPONSORED BY


CHRISTOPHER BISHOP
Chief Reinvention Officer
Improvising Careers

 


DAN-ADRIAN GERMAN
Acting Organizing Manager & Workforce Technical Advisory Committee Chair
Indiana University Quantum Science and Engineering Center (QSEc) & QED-C


JACOB DOUGLASS
Technical Business Development Lead
Sandia National Laboratories


COREY STAMBAUGH
Senior Policy Advisor & National Quantum Coordination Officer
White House Office of Science and Technology Policy


KATE TIMMERMAN
Executive Director
Chicago Quantum Exchange & Q-NEXT


TERRILL FRANTZ
Professor of eBusiness and Cybersecurity
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology


ROBERT J. JOYNT
Master of Science Physics & Quantum Computing Program Director
University of Wisconsin at Madison


ELIOT KAPIT
Associate Professor of Physics
Colorado School of Mines

DAN STAMPER-KURN
Professor of Physics
University of California at Berkeley

 


UMESH VAZIRANI
Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences & Co-Director of the Berkeley Quantum Information and Computation Center
University of California at Berkeley


DOUG FINKE
Publisher & Managing Editor
Quantum Computing Report

3:30 pm to 4:00 pm – HALL A
Networking Break


TIM RAMBO
Scientist
Quantum Opus


SALVATORE GUARNIERI
Senior Product Manager
Montana Instruments

 


MARK JOHNSON
Vice President, Quantum Technologies and Systems Products
D-Wave Systems

PREETI CHALSANI
Director of Industry Partnerships & Deputy Director
Chicago Quantum Exchange & Duality Accelerator

 


PIOTR KULCZAKOWICZ
Program Director of Quantum Innovation and Commercialization at the Quantum Startup Foundry
University of Maryland


Martha Primo
Client Services Director
StrategicQC


SCOTT DAVIS
Chief Executive Officer & Founder
Vescent Photonics

 


DUNCAN EARL
President & Chief Technology Officer
Qubitekk

 


ZACHARY DUTTON
PANEL MODERATOR
Business Lead, Physical Sciences and Systems
Raytheon BBN Technologies

 


JAY LOWELL

Senior Technical Fellow & Chief Scientist for Boeing Disruptive Computing & Networks

Boeing

 

ULRICH MANS
Strategic Partnerships Lead
Quantum Delta NL


BRYAN WALSH
PANEL MODERATOR
Future Correspondent
Axios

 


ELISKA GREPLOVA
Assistant Professor, Department Quantum Nanoscience at the Kavli Institute of Nanoscience
TU Delf

 


JOAN HOFFMANN
Program Manager, Alternative Computing Paradigms
The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

 


CATHERINE LEFEBVRE
Innovation Ambassador
M Squared

 


MEHRAN SAHAMI
Professor of Computer Science
Stanford University


KATE ROONEY
PANEL MODERATOR
Technology Reporter
CNBC

 


ROBERT ASHCRAFT
Senior Manager, Open Innovation and Strategy
Samsung Semiconductor

 


SCOTT GENIN
Head of Materials Discovery
OTI Lumionics

 


NICHOLAS RUBIN
Research Scientist
Google Quantum AI

3:30 pm to 4:00 pm – HALL A
Networking Break

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm – HALL A
Networking Happy Hour

SPONSORED BY

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm – BALLROOM G
Quantum Chess Tournament

SEMIFINAL ROUND 1

 

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm – BALLROOM G
Quantum Chess Tournament

SEMIFINAL ROUND 2

 

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