The research term "Quantum Information Theory", 9 September - 18 October 2019, intends to be a discussion period where researchers can share their new ideas and advances in the field and newcomers can learn the goals, techniques and challenges around quantum technologies.




  • 9-13 September 2019. Workshop “Entangle This IV: Quantum with all That”. This is the fourth edition of the workshop series “Entangle This”.
  • 16-20 September 2019. Focus week on tensor networks.
  • 23-27 September 2019. Focus week on foundations of quantum information.
  • 30 September - 4 October 2019. Focus week on quantum cryptography.
  • 7-12 October 2019. Focus week on quantum computing.
  • 14-18 October 2019. Conference “Quantum Simulation and Computation (QSC2019)”. This is the seventh edition of the conference QSC2018, held in Bilbao in 2018.

Registration & fees

It is necessary to register for all the activities you wish to attend through the Registration menu. Once you have sent the registration request you will receive a confirmation email. In case the activity you want to attend has a registration fee, you will also receive via emai the link to proceed with the payment (by bank transfer or by credit card). Payment can be made at any time up to the corresponding registration deadline.

The Workshop "Entangle This IV: Quantum with all that" has a registration fee of 100€ (includes coffee breaks and conference dinner).

The Conference "Quantum Simulation and Computation (QSC2019)" has a registration fee of 150€ (includes coffee breaks and conference dinner).

Focus Weeks do not have registration fee, but do not forget to register.

Important dates

  • Registration deadline for grant applications: 31 May 2019.
  • Registration deadline for Entangle This IV: 1 September 2019.
  • Registration deadline for QSC 2019: 6 October 2019.
  • Focus Weeks no deadline, but registration compulsory.

Speakers list

Antonio Acín
Dorit Aharonov*
Alberto Amo
Vijay Balasubramanian
Maricarmen Bañuls
Sergio Boixo
Fernando Brandao
Sergey Bravyi
Jop Briet
Anne Broadbent
Harry Buhrman
Pasquale Calabrese
Matthias Christandl
Toby Cubitt
Gemma de las Cuevas
Eleni Diamanti
Jerome Dubail
Jens Eisert
Glenn Evenbly
David Elkouss*
Omar Fawzi
Paul Fendley
Pol Forn Díaz
Raul Garcia-Patron*
Nicolas Gisin
David Gosset
Jonathan Home
Lev Ioffe
Stacey Jeffery
Elham Kashefi
Michael Kastoryano
Iordanis Kerenidis
Robert Koenig

Barbara Kraus*
Cécilia Lancien
Debbie Leung
Anthony Leverrier
Maciej Lewenstein
Xiao-Liang Qi
Andreas Ludwig
Miguel Ángel Martín-Delgado
John Martinis
Ashley Montanaro
Cristiane de Morais
Robert Myers
Bruno Nachtergaele
Yoshiko Ogata
Jonathan Oppenheim
Renato Renner
Marcos Rigol
Kyriakos Papadodimas
Fernando Pastawski
Norbert Schuch
Rafael Sorkin*
Florian Speelman
Tadashi Takayanagi
Kristan Temme
Erik Tonni
Lieven Vandersypen
Thomas Vidick*
Andreas Wallraff
Andreas Winter
Michael Wolf
Beni Yoshida*
Amanda Young

* to be confirmed