Prem Kumar to Deliver Talk on Quantum Communication at NIST Workshop

He will be speaking on “Building the Foundations for Quantum Industry.”

Prof. Prem Kumar

Prof. Prem Kumar to lead discussion on Quantum Communication at an NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) Workshop on “Building the Foundations for Quantum Industry.” The event will take place Thursday, October 5, 2017 at NIST's Main Campus in Gaithersburg, MD.

At NIST's "Building the Foundations for Quantum Industry" event, stakeholders will convene in the research, development, and commercialization of quantum technologies to discuss and address challenges for the field. Topics to be discussed include opportunities for research and development; means and methods of inducing interaction and collaboration; support for emerging market areas; identifying barriers to near- and far-term applications; and understanding workforce needs.