Please note that this event uses the Zoom platform and all presentations will be given in English.
*This event will be held fully online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. There are minor change in the time schedule. Please check the updated program.
Updates as of 10 May, 2021
*Time is Japan Standard Time
1st June, 2021
|(SGT)||(EST) May 31|
|8:20-8:30||Opening by OIST President Peter Gruss||(7:20-)||(19:20-)|
|8:30-8:35||Introduction by Dr. Kae Nemoto and Mr. Jesper Koll||(7:30-)||(19:30-)|
|8:35-9:05||Dr. Artur Ekert (University of Oxford, Centre for Quantum Technologies & Okinawa Science and Technology Graduate University)
Introduction to quantum technology and its impact on information security
|9:15-9:45||Dr. Christopher Monroe (Duke University & University of Maryland)
Experimental progress in building quantum computers. Will they be here any time soon to threaten classical methods of encryption?
|9:55-10:25||Dr. Michele Mosca (Institute of Quantum Computing, University of Waterloo)
Can we afford to wait or should we be actively looking for solutions to protect the integrity of the existing cryptosystems?
|10:35-10:50||Closing by Dr. Kae Nemoto and Mr. Jesper Koll||(9:35-)||(21:35-)|