New Midwest Universities QuSTEAM initiative to transform US quantum education

NSF-funded program will develop curricula for varying educational paths, build a more inclusive field

Department of Energy selects Argonne, Fermilab to lead two multi-million-dollar national quantum research centers

Chicago area’s growing quantum ecosystem to host two of five national centers to boost discovery

UChicago scientists discover way to make quantum states last 10,000 times longer

Simple innovation expected to open multiple new avenues for quantum science

U.S. Department of Energy Unveils Blueprint for the Quantum Internet

Nationwide effort to build quantum networks and usher in new era of communications

Chicago Quantum Exchange welcomes seven new partners in tech, computing and finance

The Chicago-based research hub expands to include 13 total industry leaders 


Career Opportunities

Quantum Information Science and Engineering Network (QISE-NET)

The University of Chicago and Harvard University are providing opportunities for graduate students pursuing careers in quantum science and engineering to participate in a one-of-a-kind national training program.

Deadline: December 15, 2020

IBM Postdoctoral Trainees

The CQE and IBM are providing opportunities to conduct leading-edge research at CQE member institutions (UChicago, Argonne, Fermilab, UIUC, UW-Madison, and Northwestern).

Deadline: Rolling deadline


The Chicago Quantum Exchange partners with companies, national laboratories, and others to provide training opportunities for students and trainees that expose them to a broad array of experiences in industrial, academic, and government facilities.

Deadline: Rolling deadline

Select Events

2020 Chicago Quantum Summit

November 11-13, 2020
University of Chicago

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CQE Seminar: Marco Pistoia

December 2, 2020
JPMorgan Chase

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