New Tools for Quantum Computing Software Development - Computer Society Chapter Meeting

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The rapidly emerging landscape of quantum computing poses significant challenges for those seeking to develop applications that can run across different hardware platforms. In this talk Michael Brett will introduce the latest version of quantum computing tools being released by QxBranch in the coming months. QxBranch’s developer platform is a collection of software components that help software engineers and data scientists create applications that incorporate quantum computing technology. The talk will include a tour through the interfaces for connecting the range of simulation and hardware technologies, implementations of QxBranch simulators, integrations of third-party simulators, integrations of third-party hardware, libraries of quantum algorithms and application development toolkits, visualizations and deployment and operational support systems.



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  • 1244 Oak Ridge Ave
  • McLean, Virginia
  • United States
  • Building: Dolley Madison Library
  • Room Number: Meeting Room 2
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  • Starts 12 March 2019 11:54 AM
  • Ends 18 April 2019 06:00 PM
  • All times are America/New_York
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Michael Brett of QxBranch

Topic:

New Tools for Quantum Computing Software Development

The rapidly emerging landscape of quantum computing poses significant challenges for those seeking to develop applications that can run across different hardware platforms. In this talk Michael Brett will introduce the latest version of quantum computing tools being released by QxBranch in the coming months. QxBranch’s developer platform is a collection of software components that help software engineers and data scientists create applications that incorporate quantum computing technology. The talk will include a tour through the interfaces for connecting the range of simulation and hardware technologies, implementations of QxBranch simulators, integrations of third-party simulators, integrations of third-party hardware, libraries of quantum algorithms and application development toolkits, visualizations and deployment and operational support systems.

Biography:

Michael Brett is Chief Executive Officer of QxBranch, a technology company solving challenging data analytics problems for finance, insurance, pharmaceuticals, media, and energy customers worldwide. Founded in 2014, QxBranch specializes in developing algorithms for predictive analytics that support businesses with decision making on pricing, risk and user behaviour. The company has unique expertise in quantum computing, an emerging new technology that will have a transformative impact on computationally-expensive problems like optimization, machine learning, and chemical simulation. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., QxBranch has offices in Adelaide and London. Michael holds an Executive Master of Business in Complex Project Management and Bachelor of Engineering in Aerospace Avionics, both from Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane.

Address:Washington, District of Columbia, United States





Agenda

6:30 PM - 7:00 PM - Networking and Refreshments

7:00 PM - 7:05 PM - Announcements and Introduction of Speaker

7:05 PM - 8:00  - Talk 

8:00 PM - 8:15 - Q and A and discussion