quantum information science (QIS)
White House flags 20 technologies for agencies to promote and protect
A new strategy aims to align federal efforts as the U.S. competes with China and other nations in fields like AI, quantum and 5G.
NIST quantum consortium gets steering committee to focus work
The committee comes two years into the Quantum Economic Development Consortium effort to build a QIS supply chain.
Air Force ‘doubles down’ on quantum partnerships and pitch events
The service, in conjunction with government and industry partners, is organizing ways for universities and companies to highlight potential QIS advancements.
White House fills out its quantum advisory committee
Comprised of industry, university, federal lab, and agency experts, the body will meet at least twice a year to advise on quantum policy.
White House announces $1B for 12 AI, quantum research hubs
The money was authorized by the National Quantum Initiative Act of 2018, as well as investment from industry and academia.
NSF finds networking a major barrier to further advances in quantum computing
The agency funded three Quantum Leap Challenge Institutes, in part, to find a solution in the next five years.