Selected conferences and seminars in Quantum Information



I encourage the students who are interested in Quantum Information to attend some conferences on the subject. Update : Because of COVID-19 many of these conferences became webinars so now it is easier to attend! Moreover several Quantum Information online seminars emerged (see below) that I encourage the students to attend! Here is a list of some interesting recent and future conferences in Quantum Information in reverse chronological order:

September 13-17, 2021, IAMP – EMS Summer School in Mathematical Physics 2021, Quantum Information in many body physics. A mathematical invitation, Munich, Germany.

August 23-27, 2021, Masterclass on entropy inequalities in Quantum Information Science, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

July 11-16, 2021, International Symposium on Information Theory 2021 (ISIT 2021), Melbourne, Australia.

July 5-9, 2021, International Conference on Quantum Communication, Measurement and Computing, Lisbon, Portugal.

March 16-19, 2021, 10th Conference on Quantum Simulation and Quantum Walks, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan.

March 13-19, 2021, Quantum Information Processing (QIP 2021), Munich, Germany.

November 30-December 3, 2020, Quantum resources from mathematical foundations to operational characterization, Singapore.

November 23-27, 2020, Q-Turn 2020. Chennai, India. Update: Became a virtual conference.

November 9-13, 2020, Beyond I.I.D., Stanford University. Update: Became a virtual conference.

November 9-12, 2020, Quantum Techniques in Machine Learning 2020. Cambridge, MA. The conference will accommodate online talks and attendees.

October 19-22, 2020, Quantum 2020. It is a virtual conference.

September 14-18, 2020, Sixth International Conference for Young Quantum Information Scientists (YQIS 2020), Michigan State University.

September 7-11, 2020, Conference on Quantum Annealing/Adiabatic Quantum Computation, Trieste, Italy.

August 31- September 4, 2020, Summer School on Quantum Computing: Software for Near-Term Quantum Devices. It is a webinar.

August 9-21, 2020, Fault-Tolerant Quantum Technologies. Benasque, Spain. Update: Became a virtual conference.

August 10-14, 2020, QCrypt2020. The Quantum Cryptography conference 2020 is a virtual conference.

Past Conferences:


July 28-30, 2020, Computational Complexity Conference 2020 (CCC 2020). Saarbruecken, Germany. Update: Became a virtual conference.

July 20-31, 2020, Qiskit Global Summer School. It is a webinar.

July 6-8, 2020, Munich Conference on Quantum Science and Technology 2020 (MCQST 2020). Munich, Germany. Update: Became a webinar.

June 22-26, 2020, STOC 2020: 52nd Annual ACM Symposium on Theory of Computing, Chicago, IL. Update: Became a webinar.

June 22-23 and 29-30, 2020, Machine Learning for Quantum Simulation. Webinar.

June 21-26, 2020, International Symposium on Information Theory 2020 (ISIT 2020) Los Angeles, CA. Update: Became a webinar.

June 9-12, 2020, 15th Conference on the theory of quantum computation, communication and cryptography (TQC 2020), Riga, Latvia. Update: Became a webinar, while TQC 2021 will be held in Riga, Latvia.

June 8-12, 2020, Quantum ideas summer school Duke University. Update: The program will be hosted virtually.

June 2-5, 2020, Online workshop: Complexity from Quantum Information to Black Holes. Webinar; free registration is required.

June 1–5, 2020, 51st Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics (APS DAMOP 2020) , Portland, Oregon. See in particular Sessions D09 and H06. Update: Became a webinar; free registration (for APS members) is required. Registration link.

May 4–8, 2020, Quantum Devices: Simulation, Supremacy, and Optimization, Simons Institute, UC Berkeley. Update: Became a webinar.

April 27-29, 2020, Bristol Quantum Information Technologies Workshop (BQIT:20), University of Bristol, UK. Update: Became a webinar.

April 22-24, 2020, Near-term Quantum Computing 2020, Warsaw, Poland. Update: Postponed to Autumn.

April 21-23, 2020, 2020 Quantum Computing User Forum, Webinar organized by Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

April 6-8, 2020, Quantum Computing Theory in Practice Conference 2020, Cambridge, England. Update: Became a webinar.

March 30-April 3, 2020, Quantum Protocols: Testing and Quantum PCPs , Simons Institute, UC Berkeley. Update: Became a webinar.

March 2-6, 2020, March Meeting of the American Physics Society, (see 17. Quantum Information, Concepts and Computation), Denver, CO. Update: The conference was canceled but participants could upload their talks and slides for everybody to view. See also here.

February 25-28, 2020, Quantum Algorithms , Simons Institute, UC Berkeley.

February 22–24, 2020, Quantum Cryptanalysis of Post-Quantum Cryptography, Simons Institute, UC Berkeley.

February 8-10, 2020, 22nd Annual Southwest Quantum Information and Technology (SQuInT), Eugene, OR.

January 27–31, 2020, The Quantum Wave in Computing Boot Camp, Simons Institute, UC Berkeley.

January 4-10, 2019, Quantum Information Processing (QIP 2020), Shenzhen, China.

October 14-18, 2019, Quantum Simulation and Computation 2019 (QSC 2019) See also September 16-October 11, 2019 for a four weeks of workshop prior to this meeting.



Here is a list of Quantum Information online seminars that I encourage the students to attend:

Seminars on Quantum Information and Quantum Mechanics organized in Poland and endorsed by KCIK (Krajowe Centrum Informatyki Kwantowej).

Quantum Science Seminar. On Thursdays at 11am EST.

Quantum Computing Seminar Series. On Fridays at noon EST.

Centre for Quantum Software and Information (in University of Technology Sydney) seminars and events. See their past online seminars their Youtube Channel.

Centre for Quantum Technologies (in National University of Singapore) upcoming online events.

Quantum chaos 2020 seminars. Usually on Thursdays at 10am EST.


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