International Workshop on Engineering and Integration challenges in Quantum Communication and Quantum Computing

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C-DAC is organizing a workshop titled "Engineering and Integration Challenges in Quantum Communication and Quantum Computing" during March 21-22, 2024 in Pune, India.

The workshop seeks to bring all the players both in the Indian and global quantum ecosystem, together on a single platform and look at various technologies, platforms, global developments and challenges towards stable, sustainable product development.

The intended audience includes academia, R&D organizations and industry/startups, and government agencies. The workshop will feature a variety of interesting talks/tutorials and sessions by industry on varied subjects from Optical simulation to quantum circuit design.

Following will be the focus areas:

  • Free space quantum communication
  • Fiber based quantum communication
  • Quantum Aerial Network
  • Quantum Key Distribution
  • Post Quantum Cryptography
  • Engineering and integration challenges in realizing quantum computers using various quantum technologies as well as hybrid quantum computing platforms.


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Prof. Andrew Briggs

Professor of Nanomaterials,
Department of Materials,
University of Oxford &
Chair QuantrolOx, UK

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Dr. Rajeev Malik

Program Director,
Systems Development & Deployment,
IBM Quantum

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Prof. Barry Sanders

Faculty of Science,
Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Calgary & Scientific Director, Quantum City

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Prof. Vadim Makarov

National University of Science and Technology MISiS, Moscow & Vigo Quantum Communication Center, University of Vigo, Spain

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Mr. Vishal Chatrath

Co-Founder & CEO
QuantrolOx, Finland

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Mr. Matthijs Rijlaarsdam

Co-Founder & CEO,

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Prof. Sushil Mujumdar

Nano Optics and Mesoscopic Optics Laboratory, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai

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Prof. C. S. Unnikrishnan

School of Quantum Technologies, Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, Pune

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Prof. Archan S. Majumdar

Senior Professor,
S. N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata

Participating Bodies

Technical Schedule

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Hands-on Session

  • Hands on Quantum Circuit Designing: Quantum Pro
  • Hands on Quantum Optical Simulation Dr. Ahmad, VP, Optiwave Systems Inc., Canada


An extended session will be held on 23rd March between 10:00 am to 2:00 pm for Networking and Q&A

Registration Fees

Workshop is open to all students of undergraduate and post-graduate courses, Ph. D. & Post Doc fellows, people in academia, R&D, teaching, consultancy, planning etc., having interest in the fields of workshop themes. Interested participants should fill the registration form available on the following link:

Registration Link Open till 15th March 2024 (few seats available)

Registration fee: ₹ 1000

*Fees are inclusive of GST

The registration fee for the workshop includes workshop kit, dinner, lunch and snacks provided during the sessions.

Fees can also be paid by scanning the QR code




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Dr. Anindita Banerjee
Project Manager, C-DAC Pune

Kind attention

Mr. Abhir Raj Metkar, Ms. Vethonulu Losu
Quantum Technology,
Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), Innovation Park,
Panchavati, Pashan, Pune - 411 008, India.
Tel: +912025503846 (10:00 am to 5:00 pm)
Email: qccworkshop2024[at]cdac[dot]in


The Orchid Hotel
Adjacent Chhatrapati Shivaji Sports Complex,
Pune - Bangalore Road, Balewadi,
Pune, Maharashtra 411045