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  • IQC hosts first “Quantum Programming and Circuits Workshop”

    From June 8 - June 11 2015, the Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC) hosted the “Quantum Programming and Circuits Workshop”, the first open workshop bringing together researchers from quantum computing and classical programming. It was co-organized by Martin Roetteler at Microsoft Research, Peter Selinger at Dalhousie ...

  • Pozzuoli advises budding entrepreneurs

    On Wednesday, June 17 CryptoWorks21 hosted a talk by Marzio Pozzuoli about the rise of his company RuggedCom and its eventual sale within the framework of the Canadian experience and Geoffrey Moore’s book “Crossing the Chasm”. He opened with a biographical sketch of his ...

  • Terepac partners with CryptoWorks21 to grow quantum-safe cryptography training program

    Terepac Corporation announced its support of research and training initiatives for CryptoWorks21 through monetary and in-kind funding equivalent to $70,000 over three years.

    Terepac will provide industry mentors for students and postdoctoral fellows, industry guest speakers and other contributions that will support the broad ...

  • Cybersecurity in a quantum world: will we be ready?

    On Tuesday, March 10th, the Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC) hosted a public lecture where Co-Founder and Deputy Director Michele Mosca addressed the ways in which the world’s information security will be fundamentally changed as a result of the development of large-scale quantum computers ...

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    Cybersecurity experts gather in Ottawa to discuss quantum-safe standards

    The University of Waterloo’s Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC), in partnership with the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI), will host the second Quantum-Safe Cryptography Workshop in our nation’s capital. The workshop brings together leading experts in cybersecurity, quantum computing and quantum technologies, along ...