Andrew White from the quantum technology laboratory at the University of Queensland, Australia, maintains a web page listing conferences related to quantum technology around the world.   You can find his most recent listing for 2024 here.

In addition to the conferences shown on the lists mentioned above, here are some additional conferences and events:

Womanium is sponsoring a virtual Global Quantum+AI Program 2024 that extends from June 3, 2024 to August 15, 2024. The program is designed to equip participants with the necessary Quantum+AI tools to tackle three key real-world challenges hosted by Womanium’s Quantum Solutions Launchpad. The Quantum Solutions Launchpad (QSL) program, a highlight of the initiative, will catapult top teams and participants into paid project fellowships. This unique opportunity empowers participants to apply their newfound knowledge and skills to real-world challenges, fostering innovation and collaboration within the quantum community. The partners for 2024 are the US Naval Nuclear Lab, the Fraunhofer Institute and Classiq. Projects include: Development of Novel Quantum Algorithms, Quantum Machine Learning for Conspicuity Detection in Production, and Quantum Chemistry Simulation for Environmental Modeling.

D-Wave’s annual Qubits Conference will be held on June 17-18, 2024 in Boston, Massachusetts. The conference will be packed with talks and demos of real-world quantum applications across logistics and manufacturing, government, life sciences and other sectors. It will include talks by D-Wave about the latest quantum technology and software, discussions on how generative AI and quantum computing can work together, presentations on the performance of D-Wave’s technology versus both classical and quantum alternative technologies, and allow plenty of opportunities to network with peers and D-Wave personnel.

The ReAQCT (Recent Advances in Quantum Computing and Technology) conference will be held on June 19-20, 2024 at the Bosch Budapest Innovation Campus in Budapest, Hungary. This conference is the first in a new series of scientific conferences with the aim to bring together scientists and industry experts working in the field of quantum computing and quantum technology. It will will focus on the following five main topics of quantum computing and technology: Quantum Algorithms & Information, Quantum Error Correction, Quantum Software Engineering, HPC & Quantum Computing, and Quantum Sensing. Each topic will feature one keynote or invited speaker, along with a contributed session consisting of 4-8 talks as well as opportunities for poster presentations for the scientific community to present and discuss their latest results.

The Optica Quantum 2.0 Conference and Exhibition will be held on June 23-27, 2024 at the Postillion Hotel & Convention Centre WTC in Rotterdam, Netherlands. The conference goal is to promote the development of mature quantum technologies that will allow building Quantum 2.0 systems capable of quantum advantage and to look forward to new scientific frontiers beyond the scope of current technologies. The conference will bring together academics, industry and government scientists, national labs and others working to advance quantum science and technology. Participants will have the opportunity to interact, discover common ground and potentially build collaborations leading to new concepts or development opportunities.

IQT Nordics will take place on June 24-26, 2024 at Dipoli, the main building on the campus of Aalto University in Helsinki, Finland. The theme of the conference will be Scaling quantum computers towards real-world applications.

The 2024 International Workshop on Quantum Computing: Circuits Systems Automation and Applications (QC-CSAA) will be held on July 2, 2024 in Knoxville, Tennessee in conjunction with the IEEE Computer Society Annual Symposium on VLSI. The QC-CSAA workshop will provide a comprehensive review on fundamentals as well as the current state of the art in research and technology. The purpose of this is to explore design paradigms of quantum computing including developing a full stack from quantum algorithms to quantum chip. Advances in quantum computing hardware, software, and algorithms as well as contributions on the transformative research needed to guide quantum computing performance toward practical and sustainable operations will be aligned with the goal of this symposium.

The 1st Workshop on Broadly Accessible Quantum Computing will be held on July 22, 2024 in Providence, Rhode Island. This workshop will provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of the current status and the prospects of quantum computing (QC) and its applications, focusing on how it can benefit the broader community interested in integrating quantum technologies into their traditional research computing facilities. Participants will engage in interactive discussions and real-world case studies, fostering a collaborative environment for knowledge exchange that will mark the onset of quantum computing awareness in the PEARC Conference Series.

Q2B24 Tokyo will be held on July 24-25, 2024 in Tokyo, Japan. This will be the conference’s third year to connect the international quantum community computing ecosystem It will be featuring top academics, industry end users, government representatives and quantum computing vendors from all over the world. Quantum Computing Report by GQI readers can get a 20% discount on the conference pass by using the code GQI-20-TOKYO.

The Oak Ridge National Laboratory will be hosting the 2024 Quantum Computing User Forum on August 12-15, 2024 at their facility in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. This forum brings together both users of the Quantum Computing User Program (QCUP) and other interested parties in order to discuss common practices in the development of applications, software, and simulations for quantum computing devices and systems.

The 10th International Conference on Quantum Information and Quantum Control (CQIQC-X) will be held on August 26-30, 2024 at the Fields Institute in Toronto, Canada. This conference is organized jointly by CQIQC and the Fields Institute and will cater to both senior and junior scientists, with sessions devoted to foundations and applications, theory and experiment, and pure and applied research. The conference will gather leaders from these different platforms to share the current state of the art in QIS, and learn from each other. CQIQC-X will host the awards ceremony for the John Stewart Bell Prize for Research on Fundamental Issues in Quantum Mechanics and their Applications, along with talks related to the winner’s research.

The Quantum World Congress will return for its third year on September 9-11, 2024 in Tyson, Virginia (part of the Washington D.C. metropolitan area). It is a global conference, exposition, and networking event that brings a quantum-ready future into focus. This event welcomes quantum technology visionaries, policymakers, researchers, business and investment leaders, educators, and students from all over the world to discuss and showcase major developments in quantum solutions, research, education, workforce, thought leadership, policy, business, and investment.

QTech 2024, Quantum Technology International Conference, will be held in Berlin, Germany on September 10-12, 2024. The objective of the QTech conference is to present the latest developments of quantum technologies in the domains of quantum communication, computation, simulation, sensors and metrology, both in their implementation using various platforms from atoms and ions to solid states, superconducting circuits and optics, as well as in their conceptual and theoretical foundations.

IEEE Quantum Week 2024 (QCE24) will be held on September 15-20, 2024 at the Palais des Congrès in Montréal, Québec, Canada. This conference bridges the gap between the science of quantum computing and the development of an industry surrounding it. As such, this event brings a perspective to the quantum industry different from academic or business conferences. IEEE Quantum Week is a multidisciplinary quantum computing and engineering venue that gives attendees the unique opportunity to discuss challenges and opportunities with quantum researchers, scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs, developers, students, practitioners, educators, programmers, and newcomers.

Quantum.Tech Europe will return to Twickenham Stadium in London, England on September 23-25, 2024.  The conference will cover the real-world applications and use cases of quantum computing and cryptography. Brand new for 2024, the Quantum.Tech Cryptography Spotlight Day will explore the challenges and opportunities around quantum security. This dedicated day to quantum cryptography will take place on 23rd September 2024 and bring together the Heads of Cybersecurity from enterprise and CISOs to look at the work that must be done to remain quantum secure. They will look to address the key questions around how enterprises and government prepare for the potential threats posed by quantum advantage.

The second edition of Quantum Morocco will be held on October 14-25, 2024 at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco. The event is funded by the NATO Science for Peace and Security Programme. The major theme of the conference will be “Cybersecurity in the era of quantum computing: threats and challenges”.

The first Quantum+AI Summit organized by Inside Quantum Technology will be held on October 29-30, 2024 in New York City. The agenda will be curated to address the most pressing challenges and opportunities facing quantum computing in the AI age today, as well as showcase behind-the-scenes look at applications and platforms being constructed. The summit will include AI from a quantum industry perspective, applications, AI in the design and manufacture of quantum computers, cybersecurity implications, a VC roundtable, and more.

The European Quantum Technologies Conference (EQTC) 2024 will be held in Lisbon, Portugal on 16-18  November 2024. The EQTC is the showcase and community gathering of the Quantum Flagship, Europe’s groundbreaking innovation initiative, and will bring together leading minds from science, industry, and policy for an insightful and exciting programme. It will have the most recent updates on high-level European strategy, scientific and technological advances, funding opportunities, and much more.

The 8th international conference on Quantum Techniques in Machine Learning will be held on November 25-29, 2024 at the University of Melbourne in Melbourne, Australia. This conference will focus on the interdisciplinary field of quantum technology and machine learning. The goal of the conference is to gather leading academic researchers and industry players to interact through a series of scientific talks focused on the interplay between machine learning and quantum physics.

Q2B24 Silicon Valley will be held on December 10-12, 2024 in Santa Clara, California. More details about this conference will be posted when they are available.

The Quantum West Business Summit organized by SPIE will be held in January 25-30, 2025 in San Francisco, California as part of SPIE’s Photonics West exhibition. Quantum West showcases the exciting possibilities of “Quantum 2.0,” the future of applied quantum technologies to solve entirely new challenges and provide unique capabilities in large-scale systems. This conference is growing rapidly, and we anticipate ongoing expansion. Join your colleagues at this forum to addresses the interests of researchers, engineers, tech companies, investors, and governments—all contributors that can bring about a quantum-enabled future.