Practical Quantum Computing:

 

Daily Schedule

Day 1

December 10, 2019 

Bootcamp

This educational day is ideal for business professionals with limited or no understanding of quantum computing. The objective of this bootcamp day is to provide a high level overview of quantum computing and its use cases, potential industry impact, time horizon, and market size.

8:30 - 8:45 | Welcome

Matt Johnson
CEO
QC Ware Corp

8:45 - 9:15 | Introduction to quantum computing

William Oliver
Associate Professor of EECS, Professor of the Practice of Physics, Lincoln Laboratory Fellow, Associate Director of the RLE
MIT

9:15 - 9:45 | Market overview

Key hardware, software, and services vendors, and government initiatives

 

Bob Sorensen
Vice President of Research and Technology, HPC
Hyperion

9:45 - 10:15 | Quantum algorithms landscape

Adam Bouland
Advisor – Quantum Algorithms Research
QC Ware Corp.

10:15 - 10:45 | Networking Break - Refreshments and Snacks

10:45 - 11:15 | The business potential of quantum computing - When and how to play

Philipp Gerbert
Senior Partner and Managing Director

BCG

 

 

 

Matt Langione
Project Leader
BCG

11:15 - 11:45 | Impact, applications, and recommendations for the chemicals industry

Daniel Volz
Senior Management Consultant Chemicals and Quantum Computing

McKinsey

11:45 - 12:15 | TBD

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12:15 - 13:45 | Lunch

13:45 - 14:15 | Quantum machine learning review

Iordanis Kerenidis
Head of Quantum Algorithms – International
QC Ware Corp.

14:15 - 14:45 | TBD

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14:45 - 15:15 | Quantum computing success stories and engagement methodology

We will highlight a number of case studies completed at various large enterprises in different industries. We will also discuss tangible steps to start and develop a quantum initiative based on our experience.

 

 

Yianni Gamvros
Head of Business Development
QC Ware Corp.

15:15 - 15:45 | Networking Break - Refreshments and Snacks

15:45 - 16:15 | IBM Quantum Applications Outlook

Katie Pizzolato
Director, IBM Quantum Strategy and Client Research
IBM

16:15 - 16:45 | TBD

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16:45 - 17:15 | TBD

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End of Day 1

Day 2

December 11, 2019 

Main Day

Major announcements, new offerings, and thought leadership by hardware vendors. US government presentations and panel discussion. Happy hour and networking.

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8:30 - 8:45 | Welcome

Matt Johnson
CEO

QCWare

8:45 - 9:15 | Keynote

John Preskill
Richard P. Feynman Professor of Theoretical Physics
Caltech

9:15 - 9:45 | TBD

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9:45 - 10:15 | IBM Announcements

Anthony Annuziata
IBM Q Network Global Lead

IBM

10:15 - 10:45 | Networking Break - Refreshments and Snacks

10:45 - 11:15 | Microsoft

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Microsoft

11:15 - 11:45 | TBD

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11:45 - 12:15 | TBD

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12:15 - 13:45 | Lunch

13:45 - 14:15 | Rigetti Announcements

Chad Rigetti
CEO

Rigetti

14:15 - 14:45 | Xanadu Announcements

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Xanadu

14:45 - 15:15 | IonQ Announcements

Peter Chapman
CEO

IonQ

15:15 - 15:45 | Networking Break - Refreshments and Snacks

15:45 - 16:15 | TBD

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16:15 - 16:45| TBD

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16:45 - 17:30 | US Government Representatives: Panel Discussion

45 Minute Panel

17:30 - 19:30 | Happy Hour

Networking

End of Day 2

Day 3

Day 3 Sessions will be available soon. Please check back at a later time.