quantum

Jul. 19, 2022 10:19 am

Connected DMV is hosting a global quantum conference in December

The two-day event is the first of its kind, organizers say, with a target size of 1,000 to 2,500 attendees.

Jun. 21, 2022 10:10 am

With the help of machine learning, NoVa’s QCI wants to change how we think about quantum

William McGann, QCI's chief operating and technology officer, breaks down the company's movements and the "quantum nature of things" that leaves huge opportunities in the industry.

Apr. 18, 2022 2:54 pm

How can quantum be used in cybersecurity? Here’s what the future of data protection might look like

Eric Hay, director of field engineering at Bethesda's Quantum Xchange, breaks down what happens when the technical fields merge — and where DC fits.

Mar. 22, 2022 11:35 am

A local student just nabbed $70K in a national STEM competition

Gayatri Putalapattu was one of two DC-area finalists in the science and math competition for high school seniors.

Feb. 7, 2022 12:41 pm

Meet the NoVa high schoolers whose award-winning medtech products bring surgical solutions

Ben Choi and Pravalika Gayatri Putalapattu are both finalists in the national Regeneron Science Talent Search. We asked them to break down their projects and tell us their thoughts on what's next in tech.

Apr. 26, 2021 4:33 pm

Resource Roundup: UMD launches quantum incubator to spur startups

Plus, a new hub for entrepreneurship programs from Maryland, and an update on federal small biz relief programs.

Jan. 28, 2021 11:00 am

This business challenge is connecting Maryland corporations and innovators

The largest businesses in the region have a role to play in growing the innovation community, and this challenge is looking to help make connections. Leaders from IBM, CareFirst's Healthworx and SC&H Group talk about why they're getting involved.

Jun. 24, 2020 8:12 am

College Park’s Immuta and IonQ both raised millions in new VC funding

Data governance company Immuta closed a $40 million Series C a week after quantum computing startup IonQ added to its Series B.

Jan. 31, 2020 1:58 pm

Maryland Quantum Alliance forms to collaborate across sectors

The University of Maryland College Park is heading up the effort to turn research into new technology. Universities, companies and government institutions are signed on.

Aug. 26, 2019 10:10 am

UMD’s new Quantum Technology Center has an eye toward future tech, jobs

The center is launching in College Park with a goal in part to bring research advances "from the lab to the marketplace."