Conference Day Two: TBC


8:00 am - 8:45 am Coffee and networking in the exhibition area

KEYNOTES & OPENING PLENARY SESSIONS

8:45 am - 8:50 am Chair's opening remarks

8:50 am - 9:15 am Keynote address: Understanding how CERN is evaluating Quantum computing

Federico Carminati - Chief Innovation Officer, CERN Openlab

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Federico Carminati

Chief Innovation Officer
CERN Openlab

9:20 am - 9:45 am An overview of MOD approaches to Quantum technologies

Stephen Till - Senior Fellow, DSTL (Defence Science & Technology Laboratory)

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Stephen Till

Senior Fellow
DSTL (Defence Science & Technology Laboratory)

9:50 am - 10:15 am The Unites States Air Force embraces Quantum technologies

Kathy-Anne Soderberg - Senior Research Scientist, United States Air Force Research Lab

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Kathy-Anne Soderberg

Senior Research Scientist
United States Air Force Research Lab

10:20 am - 10:45 am Quantum computing as a service: Exploring delivery models to enable Quantum computing at scale


10:50 am - 11:30 am Networking refreshment break in the exhibition area


11:30 am - 12:00 pm Keynote: A glimpse into the future of Quantum applications on fault-tolerant Quantum hardware beyond the NISQ era

Matthias Troyer - Distinguished Scientist & Director of Quantum Customer Solutions, Microsoft

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Matthias Troyer

Distinguished Scientist & Director of Quantum Customer Solutions
Microsoft

12:00 pm - 12:25 pm Case Study: Identifying use cases for Quantum computing within Siemens – What opportunities are presented?

Wolfgang Mauerer - Senior Key Expert, Siemens

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Wolfgang Mauerer

Senior Key Expert
Siemens


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Colin Hanna

Principal
Balderton

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Christophe Jurczak

Managing Partner
Quantonation

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Maria Lepskaya

Senior Associate
Runa Capital

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Ilja Vladimirov

Director, Digital Investments
Evonik Venture Capital

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Jan Westerhues

Investment Partner
Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH

1:10 pm - 1:40 pm Networking lunch in the exhibition area


LUNCH & LEARN SESSIONS

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm IQM Quantum computers

Jan Goetz - CEO & Founder, IQM

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Jan Goetz

CEO & Founder
IQM

1:35 pm - 1:50 pm SGMA signal generator used in Quantum computing applications

Jithu Abraham - Application Engineer, Rohde & Schwarz

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Jithu Abraham

Application Engineer
Rohde & Schwarz

1:55 pm - 2:10 pm Quantum learned electrons & nuclei (QLEAN)

Keeper Sharkey - Founder & CEO, ODE L3C

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Keeper Sharkey

Founder & CEO
ODE L3C

AFTERNOON STREAMS

STREAM A

2:10 pm - 2:15 pm Stream A: Quantum computing applications, risks & challenges
Mohammad Choucair - CEO, Archer Materials

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Mohammad Choucair

CEO
Archer Materials


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Bhushan Bonde

Head of IT Early Solutions Innovation Development
UCB

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Marielle van der Pol

Global Head, Research Informatics
Roche

STREAM A

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm Potential applications of Quantum computing for drug discovery & personalised medicine
Gopal Karemore - Principal Data Scientist, Novo Nordisk

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Gopal Karemore

Principal Data Scientist
Novo Nordisk

STREAM A

3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Quantum computing at TOTAL: what are the drivers, and where are we?
Henri Calandra - Senior Advisor, Depth Imaging & HPC, Total

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Henri Calandra

Senior Advisor, Depth Imaging & HPC
Total

STREAM B

2:10 pm - 2:15 pm Stream B: Communications & cryptography
Merrick Watchorn - Chief Technology Officer; Chair, Castle Shield; Quantum Security Alliance


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Merrick Watchorn

Chief Technology Officer; Chair
Castle Shield; Quantum Security Alliance

STREAM B

2:15 pm - 2:45 pm OPENQKD, a pilot for the European Quantum Communication Infrastructure
Hannes Hübel - Senior Scientist, Project manager OPENQKD, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology


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Hannes Hübel

Senior Scientist, Project manager OPENQKD
AIT Austrian Institute of Technology

STREAM B

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm Panel: How are leading telecoms operators responding to the threats & opportunities presented by Quantum technology?
Jaya Baloo - Chief Information Security Officer, KPN

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Jaya Baloo

Chief Information Security Officer
KPN

STREAM B

3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Case study: Building a real-world, Quantum-secure network
Andrew Lord - Senior Manager, Optical Research, BT


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Andrew Lord

Senior Manager, Optical Research
BT

STREAM C

2:10 pm - 2:15 pm Stream C: Sensing & metrology
Jose Pozo - CTO, EPIC


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Jose Pozo

CTO
EPIC

STREAM C

2:15 pm - 2:45 pm Practical Quantum technology for surveying, construction and civil engineering: An update on the gravity pioneer project
Dr. George Tuckwell - Divisional Director, Geoscience and Engineering, RSK

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Dr. George Tuckwell

Divisional Director, Geoscience and Engineering
RSK

STREAM C

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm Quantum applications for medical devices & imaging

STREAM C

3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Utilising Quantum computing to help solve Earth observation satellite image acquisition planning problem
Tobias Stollenwerk - Researcher, German Aerospace Centre
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Tobias Stollenwerk

Researcher
German Aerospace Centre

3:45 pm - 4:15 pm Networking refreshment break in the exhibition area

4:15 pm - 4:45 pm Applying Quantum computing to solve real-world natural language processing problems




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Roberto DeSimone

Manager, Strategic Innovation (Disruptive Technologies)
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence

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David Gunnarsson

Chief Sales Officer & Principal Scientist
Bluefors

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Sadik Hafizovic

CEO & Co-Founder
Zurich Instruments

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Tobias Lindstrom

Senior Research Scientist
National Physical Laboratory

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Dr Wyn Meredith

Commercial Director
IQE

4:15 pm - 4:45 pm Leading the way in satellite-based Quantum communications

Mathias van den Bossche - Dir. Telecom & Nav. Systems R&D, Thales Alenia
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Mathias van den Bossche

Dir. Telecom & Nav. Systems R&D
Thales Alenia


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Sarah Lamoudi

Director of Emerging Technologies
Paris EUROPLACE

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Rakesh Ramachandran

CEO & Co-Founder
QBRICS, INC

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Ryan Robinson

CEO
Conduit Computing

4:45 pm - 5:15 pm The latest advances in hardware-aware Quantum circuit optimisation

Vitali Vinokour - Head of Product, Aliro Technologies

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Vitali Vinokour

Head of Product
Aliro Technologies

4:45 pm - 5:15 pm Understanding and overcoming the technical hurdles for a scalable Quantum computing stack

Itamar Sivan - CEO, Quantum Machines

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Itamar Sivan

CEO
Quantum Machines

KEYNOTES AND CLOSING PLENARY SESSIONS


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Dr. Rhys Lewis

Director – Quantum Metrology Institute
National Physical Laboratory

5:45 pm - 5:55 pm Closing summary


5:55 pm - 5:55 pm Close of conference