Canadian Graduate Quantum Conference (CGQC)

Canada is a key player in the second quantum revolution. Our research and researchers are recognized throughout the world. Now is the time to make our strengths known within our own country!

For the very first edition of this student conference, the objectives were to forge links between quantum communities in Canada, promote scientific collaboration and networking. A conference like no other!

Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, apply to be a part of this Canadian event!

Jointly hosted by the three Canadian Quantum CFREF:

  • Institut quantique (IQ)
  • Stewart Blusson Quantum Matter Institute (SBQMI)
  • Transformative Quantum Technologies (TQT)

IQ Organizing Committee: Thomas Baker, Sara Turcotte, Karl Thibault and Simon Verret

Abstracts requested
Approximately 200 words (APS style)

To register for the event, students had to first submit an abstract to the organizing committee. The summary identified the selected participants and the six IQ individuals who made an oral presentation. The other participants had to present a poster.

Location: University of British Columbia, Liu Institute for Global Issues
Dates: June 20-22, 2018
Registration dates: April 3 to April 27, 2018
Candidates announcement: May 4, 2018

Promotional poster

Please be advised that there are limited seats for each institute. Transportation, accommodation and meals are included.

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