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The coming decade in quantum technology

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When

Tuesday 8 June 2021 from 12pm to 1pm

50 years after applications from nuclear power to the circuits that make mobile phones possible, what lies ahead for the coming decade in quantum technology?

Quantum technology, which relies on the principles of quantum physics, is set to usher in a new era of innovation. It will present new possibilities in solving problems and applications including communications, drug and materials development and national security.

Hear from this stellar panel of quantum thought leaders on future possibilities of quantum technology and what it will take to get there.

Keynote

Rebecca Krauthamer, Founder and CEO, Quantum Thought and Founder and Chief Product Officer, QuSecure

Panelists

Moderator

Holly Ransom, CEO, Emergent

Visiting Entrepreneur Program

This event is part of the Visiting Entrepreneur Program, produced by the City of Sydney in collaboration with the startup sector and technology industry. The program is an annual City of Sydney initiative that connects international entrepreneurs with our local startup ecosystem. The 1-10 June 2021 program puts a spotlight on transformative technologies tackling major global challenges, with an emphasis on biotechnology and quantum technology. See the full program at city.sydney/vep #VEPSyd.

Accessibility

This event will include live captions. The City of Sydney aims to deliver inclusive and accessible events. If you have any access needs, please call 02 9265 9333 or email citybusiness@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au and let us know in advance.

Event partner

Sydney Quantum Academy

Sydney Quantum Academy's vision is to build Australia's quantum economy. Collaborating with academia, industry and government, we will harness Sydney's collective quantum expertise to develop diverse talent and a globally recognised quantum ecosystem.

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