1QBit is thrilled to announce the appointment of Robyn Foerster as General Manager. Robyn, most recently General Manager of Capcom Game Studio Vancouver, brings with her extensive experience in operations, product development, project and team management, process improvement, and strategic and team leadership. We are fortunate to have her.
1QBit Co-founder and CEO Andrew Fursman will give a presentation on September 17, 2014 in Toronto. Drawing on recent experiences as part of 1QBit and in the Vancouver technology start-up environment, the presentation will explore the costs and benefits for young technology businesses growing, and then remaining, in Canada.
1QBit will be presenting in the colloquium subtitled "Hard Computational Problems for the D-Wave Machine" on September 10, 2014. One of our Senior Researchers, Maritza Hernandez, will deliver a presentation on the classification of molecular compounds using a quantum computer.
Full colloquium agenda
1QBit is looking forward to presenting in the Networks and Computer Systems session on June 10th, 2014. Come hear our Head of Research, Dr. Phil Goddard, discuss the application of quantum computers to solving large scale optimization problems encountered in the finance industry.
Full Conference Program
1QBit is pleased to announce the appointment of David Roberts as Chair of the Board.
Board & Advisors
1QBit joined researchers from NASA QuAIL and USRA for a research sharing workshop. 1QBit and QuAIL each presented several ongoing projects for discussion.
1QBit is thrilled to welcome Marcos López de Prado on as Scientific Advisor.
1QBit CEO Andrew Fursman participated in the Exponential Companies Panel in Budapest, discussing businesses working with breakthrough technologies.
1QBit is proud to be co-presenting with D-Wave Systems, Inc. at the annual JP Morgan Equity Quantitative Conference in London, UK.
JP Morgan Equity Quantitative Conference Summary
In early October 1QBit filed a provisional patent for our Integer Optimization Toolbox. You can read an explanation of how it works in our Research Section.
1QB Information Technologies (1QBit), the world's first dedicated quantum computing software company is founded. Working in partnership with D-Wave Systems, Inc., 1QBit is focused on solving challenging computational problems in finance by leveraging and expanding the abilities of groundbreaking hardware that harness quantum mechanics.
Ars Technica reports on new studies showing entanglement in D-Wave computers, and the next step of scaling the number of qubits.
A Quantum (computing) Gun Revealed by Quantum Smoke
Time publishes a cover story on D-Wave's approach to Quantum Computing.
Lockheed Martin describes the potential of quantum computers to solve optimization problems.
Watch the Video
Google has released a video about their lab that provides a great introduction to the concepts involved in quantum computing.
Watch the Video