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      November 16, 2019

      Saturday   2:00 PM

      21 Albemarle Street
      City of London, Westminster W1S 4BS

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      Quantum in the City: the shape of things to come

      Quantum physics is not the realm of science fiction; quantum properties are driving the next generation of innovative technologies that will have an impact on society in the near future. From non-invasive medical imaging to unhackable data security, discover how the UK National Quantum Technologies Programme is translating quantum theory into real-world applications in a panel discussion with directors from the UK’s four quantum technology hubs and an interactive exhibition of these emerging technologies to get a glimpse of what living in a 'Quantum City' might be like. This event is in partnership with stakeholders of the UK National Quantum Technologies Programme About the panel The event will be hosted by Katia Moskvitch, Business Editor at Wired UK. Joining her on the panel will be: Steve Beaumont, Director, QuantIC (UK Quantum Technology Hub for Quantum Enhanced Imaging) Kai Bongs, Director, UK Quantum Technology Hub for Sensors and Metrology Dominic O'Brien, Co-Director, NQIT (UK Quantum Technology Hub for Networked Quantum Information Technologies) Tim Spiller, Director, UK Quantum Technology Hub for Quantum Communications Technologies Timing 1.30pm - Doors to the building open. Audience goes to the theatre.2.00pm - Panel discussion with leading UK experts followed by a Q&A session3.00pm - Exhibition spaces open5.30pm - Event close Discounted tickets are available to Members of the Ri. Find out more about how to join our community. Latecomers will be admitted to the gallery. By booking to attend events at the Royal Institution, you confirm that you have read and agree to the Ri's event terms and conditions.

      Categories: Science

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