SEMINAR:

INTRODUCTION TO QUANTUM COMPUTING & PROGRAMMING

September 23, 2019

1:00 - 4:00 pm

Bailey & Goosebury Conference Rooms

This 3 hour, free seminar is intended for people who are relatively new to quantum computing and D-Wave. It includes a discussion of the state of quantum computing, an overview of D-Wave’s technology and quantum cloud, and an introduction to quantum programming concepts and software development tools.

WELCOME

1:00 PM

Speaker: René Copeland

SESSION 1

1:15 PM

​Introduction to Quantum Computing and D-Wave
 

  • The State of Quantum Computing

  • Introduction to D-Wave Technology

  • D-Wave Application Examples

Speaker: René Copeland

SESSION 2

2:00 PM

Quantum Annealing for Asset Sustainment

Speaker: Annarita Giani, GE Research

SESSION 3

2:30 PM

Getting Started with D-Wave
 

  • Leap: The quantum cloud service

  • Ocean: Software tools

  • Hybrid: Scaling up to larger problems and tuning your workflows

 

Speaker: Victoria Goliber

SESSION 4

3:15 PM

D-Wave: The Next Generation

Speaker: Mark Johnson

Q&A

3:45 PM

Moderator: René Copeland

CLOSING
REMARKS

4:00 PM

Speaker: René Copeland

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