Future in flux? Global issues and national strategies for responsible quantum technology development

Keynote address – The second quantum revolution: A brief explainer

Nov 27, 2023 | 12:05 PM - 12:25 PM

Plenary room


Quantum technologies promise revolutionary advances, yet the science behind them remains perplexing even to experts. In this keynote address, Jim Al-Khalili will provide a high-level overview of the ongoing second quantum revolution, which leverages quantum physics effects for practical applications. Using simple terms, it will serve as a primer for the discussions to follow.