Speakers

Rupak Biswas

NASA

Exploration Technology Directorate

High End Computing Capability Project

NASA Ames Research Center

Moffet Field, CA

USA

Nicholas Chancellor

Department of Physics

Durham University

Durham

UNITED KINGDOM

Jerry Chow

Experimental Quantum Computing

IBM

New York, N.Y.

USA

Edward Dahl

D-Wave Research

D-Wave Systems, Inc.

CANADA

Hans de Raedt

Faculty of Science and Engineering

Institute for Advanced Materials

University of Groningen

Groningen

THE NETHERLANDS

Runyao Duan

BAIDU  Quantum Computing Institute

Beijing

CHINA

and formerly

Quantum Computing Laboratory

University of Technology

Sydney

AUSTRALIA

Robert Ewald

ColdQuanta Inc.

Boulder, Colorado

USA

Jonas Haferkamp

Institut fur Theoretische Physic

Freie Universitat

Berlin

Germany

Itay Hen

University of Southern California

Information Sciences Institute

Los Angeles, CA

USA

Michael Marthaler

HQS Quantum Simulations Gmbh

Karlsruhe

GERMANY

Tzvetan Metodi

Non-conventional Computing Technologies Department

Sandia National Laboratories

Albuquerque, NM

USA

Kristel Michielsen

Institute for Advanced Simulation

Quantum Information Processing Group

Jülich Supercomputing Centre

Forschungszentrum Jülich

Jülich

and

RWTH Aachen University

Aachen

GERMANY

Kevin Obenland

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

LINCOLN LABORATORY

USA

Francesco Petruccione

Quantum Research Group

Quantum Information Processing and Communication

School of Chemistry and Physics

University of KwaZulu-Natal

Durban

SOUTH AFRICA

Marco Pistoia

Quantum Computing Software

IBM Watson Research Center

Yorktown Heights, N.Y.

USA

Avadh Saxena

Los Alamos National Lab

Los Alamos, NM

USA

Mikhail Saygin

Quantum Technology Centre

Faculty of Physics

M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University

Moscow

RUSSIA

Damian Steiger

Quantum Computing

Microsoft

USA

Thomas Sterling

School of Informatics and Computing

and

CREST Center for Research in Extreme Scale Technologies

Indiana University

Bloomington, IN

USA

Tobias Stollenwerk

German Aerospace Center (DLR)

Simulation and Software Technology

High Performance Computing Department

Linder Höhe Cologne

GERMANY

Frederick Streitz

High Performance Computing Innovation Center

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Livermore, CA

USA

Sergii Strelchuk

Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics

and

Centre for Quantum Information and Foundations

University of Cambridge

CAMBRIDGE

UK

Kazuya Takemoto

Technology Development Group

Digital Annealer Project

Fujitsu Laboratories

Kawasaki

JAPAN

Menno  Veldhorst

QuTech Research Center

Delft University of Technology

Delft

THE NETHERLANDS

Shaun Weinberg

University of South Africa

and

Spesnet Ltd

Pretoria

SOUTH AFRICA

Frank K. Wilhelm-Mauch

Saarland University

Saarbrücken

GERMANY

Man-Hong Yung

HUAWEI Quantum Computing Software and Algorithm

and

Department of Physics

Southern University of Science and Technology of China

Shenzen

CHINA