All News

European Quantum Technologies Community Meeting

Published on April 10th, 2018

Over 250 participants expected in Oberkochen, Germany on April, 19th to launch the Quantum Coordination and Support Action (QSA).

Participants will have the opportunity to learn about the latest Quantum Flagship developments, discuss with representatives of the QSA and the European Commission and participate in workshops on various topics connected to Quantum Technologies including the Flagship’s strategic research agenda, academia-industry partnerships and innovation, and international cooperation in the field of Quantum Technologies.

The detailed agenda of the meeting can be found below. QT community members are encouraged to register and participate and use this chance to help shape the future of our field!

Also, the scientific ZEISS symposium “Optics in the Quantum World” will be held at the same location during the two days before the community meeting. Our host ZEISS kindly invites you to also participate in this exciting event! Notice that no participation fee will be charged for either event.


Agenda (April 19th)

8:00 Welcome
8:15 Setting the scene and Introduction of the Quantum Community Network (QCN)
45 Strategic Research Agenda Working Group (SRA WG): Goals and working mode
9:15 BREAK
9:45 Break-out sessions on SRA

– Communication
– Computation
– Simulation
– Sensing and Metrology
– Engineering and Control
– Software and Theory
– Basic Science

11:00 Presentation of break-out session results in plenum
11:45 LUNCH
12:45 Break-out sessions on

– Innovation
– Education & Outreach
– Governance & Implementation
– Infrastructure for QT
– QT in space (in cooperation with COST action QTSpace)
– International cooperation

14:00 BREAK
14:30 Presentation of break-out session results in plenum
15:00 Towards a European Quantum Technology ecosystem
15:15 Panel-discussion: The Quantum Flagship after the ramp-up phase

16:00 END


More News?

All News
  • Quantum Internet Alliance - Call for internships

    As part of the Building for One Europe initiative, Quantum Internet Alliance (QIA), one of the Quantum Flagship projects, has recently launched the first call for internships for students and young professionals to be part of their mission to build the world's first Quantum Internet.

  • Logo QSNP Logo QSNP

    Launch of Quantum Secure Networks Partnership (QSNP)

    The new European Quantum Flagship project in quantum communications will aim to develop and deploy quantum cryptography technology that will permit the ultra-secure transmission of information through the network.

  • vulnerability in continuous-variable QKD vulnerability in continuous-variable QKD

    Project launch – QKISS : Developing ready-to-deploy European Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) systems

    Funded by the European Commission under the Digital Europe programme, the QKISS (Quantum Key Industrial SystemS) project aims to develop high-performance, secure and certifiable European quantum key distribution (QKD) systems within 2 to 3 years. Launched in January 2023, the project brings together two high-tech industrial groups, Exail and Thales, and two leading academic teams from the Universities of Paris-Saclay and Sorbonne.

All News