October 2016

Tour of D-Wave Quantum Computers

Organized by the Burnaby/New Westminster Branch of APEGBC

Status: Advanced registration is now closed or the event is sold out. For space availability, please contact [email protected] Thank you.
Date: Monday, October 3, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: 3033 Beta Avenue, Burnaby, BC
Credit: 1.5 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: $20 + GST
Note: Attendees must sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement according to D-Wave Systems Inc. Please provide your full name and address when you register for this event. NDA Forms will be distributed to registered attendees upon their arrival for the tour.

Also, due to the extremely limited amount of spots available for this tour, guest registration in not availalbe. Thank you.
Please join the Burnaby/New West Branch for a site tour of D-Wave Quantum Computers. D-Wave was founded in 1999 with the goal of making practical quantum computing a reality. For 5 years the company worked to gather intellectual property and ideas on how quantum computing might be accomplished. Unlike academic research projects, the focus was on how quantum computers could be designed, manufactured, and scaled.

Key insights about how such a system could be built led to the decision to utilize and advance superconducting technology as the basis of the quantum computer.

Space is extremely limited. Please register by Monday, September 26th. Thank you.
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