2nd International Conference on Quantum Information and Technology 21st-22nd December 2010 at National Institute of Informatics in Tokyo

The Second International Conference on Quantum Information and Technology - New Trends in Quantum Information Technology - will bring researchers from universities to industry to discuss recent developments and future directions towards quantum information technology. The focus of this conference is around the following topics:

Topics:
QKD and quantum networks
Measurement Based QIP
Optical QIP Implementations
Solid State QIP implementations
SQUID systems
Quantum Information Theory
Large Scale QIP and architecture design

ICQIT2010 is a satellite conference to UQCC2010 (Updating Quantum Cryptography and communications 2010), which will be held on 18th to 20th of October in ANA InterContinental Hotel in Tokyo.

Invited Speakers:
Warwick Bowen (Univ. of Queensland, Australia)
Keiichi Edamatsu (Tohoku Univ., Japan)
Toshimasa Fujisawa (TiTech, Japan)
Masahito Hayashi (Tohoku Univ., Japan)
Miguel A. Martin-Delgado(Universidad Complutense, Spain)
Susumu Noda(Kyoto Univ., Japan, Keynote Speaker)
Jeremy O'Brien (Univ. of Bristol, U.K.)
Michael Trupke (TUW, Austria)
Andrew White (Univ. of Queensland, Australia)

Important dates:
Abstract deadline: 15th September 2010
Notification of acceptance: 20th September 2010
Proceeding paper deadline: 31th October 2010

This conference is co-organized by the National Institute of Informatics (NII) in cooperation with NICT(the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology).

Organizing Committee:
Simon Devitt (NII, Chair)
Masahide Sasaki (NICT, co-Chair)
William John Munro(NTT)
Masahiro Takeoka(NICT)

Conferene Chair: Kae Nemoto(NII)