Alain Chancé is the CEO and founder of Quantalain SASU, a management consulting startup, and an advisory board member of ODE, L3C pertaining to Business Development & Global Partnership. He is co-author with Dr. Keeper Layne Sharkey of the presentation Start-up & Investor Showcase 6 - Highly accurate Quantum simulation for sustainability. Alain has invested in Quantonation SAS, an early stage venture fund dedicated to deep physics startups with a focus on the emerging and disruptive field of Quantum Technologies. He has attended the first Pan-European Quantum Internet Hackathon in 2019. He has interviewed several quantum computing thought leaders: Dr. Keeper Layne Sharkey (2019), Julien Miquel, HSBC France Innovation Director (2018), Prof. Peter Wittek (2018), Prof. Frank Wilhelm-Mauch (2018), Dr. Markus Hoffmann, Global Quantum Computing Practice Lead, Google Cloud (2018). He is a CSA Quantum Safe Security Working Group volunteer researcher, an IEEE Quantum Community Member and a Quantum World Association (QWA) individual member. He has over 30 years' experience in the delivery of large scale enterprise digital transformation programs. Alain has a Master's degree in Science and Executive Engineering from St-Etienne School of Mines, France (1981).
He holds successful completion certificates from University of Toronto's Quantum Machine Learning (2019), ID Quantique (IDQ)'s Quantum Cybersecurity in the Real World (2019), MIT Fintech Future Commerce online course (2016).