The Quantum Transformation (QX) Project Hosts the 1st “Global QX Network” Webinar with VisasQ and Zapata Under the Auspices of the U.S. Embassy’s Department of Commerce | Press release QX PJ

The Quantum Transformation Project (hereinafter referred to as “QX PJ”), which aims to transform society with quantum technology, will lead social transformation by quantum technology, which will come after social transformation by digital technology, in March 2021 Since its official launch, it has been used for activities towards the future society, such as the application of quantum computing to air control of flying cars and the concept of implementing quantum technology with the motive of a large sustainable city of about 300 ha that Sumitomo Corporation manages in the north of Hanoi, I worked there.

At the same time, in addition to actively disseminating information at national and international international conferences and exhibitions such as IEEE Quantum, Qubits and Quantum Computing EXPO, investing in the Israeli quantum technology startup Classiq and collaborating with the Embassy of Canada to Japan-Canada quantum technology We have encouraged the formation of a global QX ecosystem, such as cooperation in holding innovation-related events.

This time, with the mission of “connecting knowledge and challenges”, we will organize a global quantum transformation network with VisasQ Co., Ltd. (hereafter, VisasQ), which operates a global knowledge platform, and works to create innovation from quantum technology I’ll start.

◆ The launch seminar will take place on March 10 (Thursday)
The first Global QX Network Launch Seminar will be co-sponsored by Zapata Computing, a leading quantum technology startup in the country, under the auspices of the US Embassy’s Department of Commerce, and will be hosted by Mr. Sahoi , CEO of the company, and Terabe, the representative of QX PJ. ..
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[Aperçu du séminaire]

Title: At the forefront of quantum computing in Japan and the United States – Potential of QX to transform all businesses –
Co-sponsored by: VisasQ Co., Ltd., Sumitomo Corporation / MIRAI LAB PALETTE
Date and time: March 10, 2022 (in wood) 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Holding mode: Held online by zoom
Target audience: Using quantum computers for business / Those interested in the latest trends in the United States, those in charge of new businesses, overseas businesses, business planning, research and development

[Informations sur l’intervenant]

Mr. Kurisu Sahoi
CEO, Founder and Director of Zapata Computing

In 2017, he became chairman and managing director at the same time as the creation of Zapata Computing. He has published in the fields of medicine, biochemistry, and computer science, and has a keen interest in research and business at the intersection of machine learning, biology, and chemistry. The original inventor of AAOSA, the AI-based natural language interface technology used to develop Apple’s Siri. In charge of big data analysis at Nissan Motor. He founded several technology companies and was acquired and floated as CEO.
He is a board member of the US Quantum Economic Development Consortium (QED-C). He is also a qualified attorney and concurrently serves as Vice Chairman of the Big Data Committee of the American Bar Association. He is a legal expert on liability issues related to artificial intelligence, big data, information security and data privacy, and teaches and delivers continuing legal education courses on these topics. He has Japanese nationality and knows Japanese, English and several other languages.

masanobu terabe
Sumitomo Corporation QX Project Representative
Visiting Associate Professor, Graduate School of Information Science, Tohoku University

A former engineer/researcher who stands at the intersection of society and technology and continues to rise to the challenge of creating new value. He has experience in numerous first world demonstrations, external transmission/collaboration, creation of intellectual property, publication of treatises and consortium activities in the field of social implementation of quantum computing. Book “The future changed by quantum computers” and others.

■ Content of the seminar (120 minutes)
・ VisasQ Greetings (10 minutes)
・ Greetings from the Department of Commerce, US Embassy (5 minutes)
・ Lecture by Mr. Terabe “Challenge for Social Implementation of Quantum Computing” (20 minutes)
・ Lecture by Mr. Sahoi “Zapata’s Quantum-Compatible Solutions-From Optimization Problems to Chemical Simulation-” (20 minutes)
・ Dialogue “Forefront of Quantum Computing in Japan and the United States” Mr. Sahoi x Mr. Terabe (30 minutes)
・Questions and Answers(25分)

[À propos de l’application]
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<À propos du projet de transformation quantique>
The “Quantum Transformation (QX) Project” (Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, representative of the Masanobu Terabe project, hereinafter “QX PJ”) was officially launched by Sumitomo Corporation in March 2021. Masanori Terabe, who led various demonstrations in the fields of mobility and factories in the field of industrial applications of quantum computers and disseminated information at international conferences, promotes social transformation “Quantum Transformation (QX)” by quantum technology since 2020. It is a project which was launched to defend and promote it.

【Quantum Transformation Project概要】
Quantum transformation project
2-3-2 Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Otemachi Square East Tower
Sumitomo Corporation New Venture Investment Department
March 2, 2021
▼ Project representative
masanobu terabe

[その他、QX PJ参考情報]
● Launch of the “QX Project” aimed at social transformation through quantum technology

● Sumitomo Corporation’s efforts to use quantum computers

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