National Quantum Initiative
White House hosts Google, IBM execs for quantum tech meeting
White House officials are expected to host tech executives to discuss federal efforts to promote research into quantum information science.
National Quantum Initiative Act passes the House
The goal is to develop a cohesive national strategy for research into quantum information science (QIS).
Push for quantum tech must include cybersecurity, researchers warn
Nations are in a race to not only establish dominance in quantum technology, but also the standards that will guide the market.
National Quantum Initiative would cost $1.1B over 4 years, CBO says
CBO officials said the bulk of the costs would come from increased QIS education and research funding to the Department of Energy, NIST and NSF.
Quantum computing supremacy would be a ‘digital nuclear bomb,’ Rep. McCaul says
The congressman said the Five Eyes intelligence alliance should collaborate on more technology developments, including quantum computing.
Military to collaborate with allies on quantum navigation project
An Air Force official said last week the military is planning a joint exercise with the UK, Australia and Canada on a quantum “challenge program.”