7:30

Breakfast

Superconducting Qubits


Chair: Marc Ganzhorn

8:30

“Software Control for Google’s Bristlecone Processor”
John Martinis
Google, USA

9:15

“Elements for an Extensible Quantum Information Processing Architecture with Superconducting Circuits”
Andreas Wallraff
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland

10:00

Coffee break

Spin Qubits in Quantum Dots


Chair: Gian Salis

10:30

“Quantum Computation and Simulation — Spins Inside”
Lieven Vandersypen
QuTech Delft, Netherlands

11:15

“Automated Tuning of Semiconductor Qubits — One Key to Scalability”
Hendrik Bluhm
RWTH Aachen, Germany

12:00

Conference photo
Foyer of the lecture hall

12:15

Lunch

Ion Traps


Chair: Ulrich Poschinger

13:30

“Quantum Information Using Trapped Ions — Status and Perspectives”
Rainer Blatt
IQOQI Innsbruck, Austria

14:15

“A Full Stack Scalable and Reconfigurable Quantum Computer”
Christopher Monroe
IonQ and JQI University of Maryland, USA

15:00

Coffee break

Superconducting Qubits


Chair: Sebastian de Graaf

15:30

“Quantum Hardware for Superconducting Qubits”
William D. Oliver
Lincoln Labs/MIT, USA

Quantum Theory and Applications


Chair: Clemens Müller

16:15

“Variational Quantum Algorithms”
José Ignacio Latorre
Barcelona Supercomputing Center, Spain

17:00

“Digital–Analog Quantum Computation and Quantum Simulation”
Enrique Solano
University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, Spain & Shanghai University, China

17:45

“Qubit Parity Measurement by Parametric Driving in Circuit QED”
Alexandre Blais
University of Sherbrooke, Canada

18:30

Heraeus dinner
Physikzentrum. Cold & warm buffet, free beverages