Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
June 14, 2021
Just in southeastern Wisconsin, at least two dozen camps focusing on STEM — science, technology, engineering, math — are scheduled for this summer. Some are affiliated with universities; some with museums. Technology companies may get involved; General Electric, for example is sponsoring a girls’ STEM camp at Milwaukee School of Engineering and other sites across the country.
June 3, 2021
Research at cutting-edge universities and national laboratories are edging society towards the reality of a quantum internet. The quantum internet still has vast potential to be recognized and commercialized, and it is estimated that continental-scale network prototypes will exist within the next decade.
IBM and the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign plan to launch new Discovery Accelerator Institute
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
May 26, 2021
IBM and The Grainger College of Engineering at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign plan to launch a large-scale collaboration designed to increase access to technology education and skill development, and to combine the strengths of academia and the industrial sector to spur breakthroughs in emerging areas of technology. Specifically, the planned collaboration will focus on the rapidly growing areas of hybrid cloud and AI, quantum information science and technology, accelerated materials discovery, and sustainability to accelerate the discovery of solutions to complex global challenges.
Chicago Prize Postdoctoral Fellowship in Theoretical Quantum Science
Chicago Prize Postdoctoral Fellows will have the opportunity to interact with both computer scientists and physicists at the University of Chicago. Applications focused on collaborative and cross-disciplinary research are especially encouraged.
Deadline: Rolling deadline
Certificate Program in Quantum Engineering and Technology
This four-day program will aid participants in gaining an understanding of the basics of quantum information science (QIS). Particular attention will be focused on QIS applications, such as quantum sensing, quantum communication, and quantum computing.
Program dates: April 26-29, 2021
Fourth Quantum Computing Tutorial
June 14-18, 2021
Argonne National Laboratory