Next Generation Quantum Networking: Applications, Use cases, Architectures and Technologies ran from 29th - 30th April 2021

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This Workshop brought together researchers from UK's Quantum Communication Hub program and similar initiatives across the world to discuss technological challenges and solutions for creating the next generation of quantum communication networks featuring enhanced operational capabilities to address the requirements for a variety of applications and use cases including quantum key distribution, quantum internet, blind and distributed quantum computing.

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A full programme is available here:

Our speakers included:

  • Adrian Wonfor, University of Cambridge (Quantum Communications Hub), UK

  • Alessandro Fedrizzi, Heriot-Watt University (Quantum Communications Hub), UK
  • Andrew Lord, BT Group, UK
  • Andrew Shields, Toshiba Europe Ltd., UK
  • Bill Munro, Quantum Science and Technology Laboratory,  NTT Basic Research Lab, Japan
  • Eleni Diamanti, Pierre and Marie Curie University & Paris Centre for Quantum Computing, France
  • Elham Kashefi, University of Edinburgh, UK & CNRS Sorbonne University, France
  • George Kanellos, University of Bristol (Quantum Communications Hub), UK
  • Hannes Hübel, Austrian Institute of Technology, Austria
  • Jian-Wei Pan, University of Science and Technology of China, China
  • Marc Kaplan, VeriQloud, France
  • Martin Suchara, Argonne National Laboratory, USA
  • Navin Lingaragu, Purdue University, USA
  • Norbert Lütkenhaus, University of Waterloo, Canada
  • Sebastian Neumann, IQOQI-Vienna, Austria
  • Siddarth Koduru Joshi, University of Bristol (Quantum Communications Hub), UK
  • Stefano Pirandola, University of York (Quantum Communications Hub), UK
  • Stephanie Wehner, QuTech, TU Delft, Netherlands
  • Valerio Pruneri, The Institute of Photonic Sciences (IFCO), UK

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The Q Networks Workshop ran directly after the Bristol Quantum Information Technologies workshop. For information on BQIT please click here.

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