Joint event between Québec and Germany in the field of quantum technologies

   16. Februar 2022    15:00 – 17:30    

February 16, 2022 at 15:00 in Munich (MEZ) or at 09:00 a.m. in Montreal (EST)

The aim of the event is the exchange and networking on (multi-) regional level at the interface of quantum technologies and optics & photonics to promote mutual understanding, to establish contacts and, if possible, to prepare joint scientific and commercial projects.


09:00 / 15:00Greetings from Germany & Québec
o Elisa Valentin; Generaldelegierte der Regierung von Québec
 o Dr. Andreas Ehrhardt; PhotonicsBW e.V. & OptecNet Deutschland e.V.
09:15 / 15:15Photonique Quantique Québec
Prof. Sebastien Francoeur, Ph.D; Polytechnique Montréal
The alliance of the photonics associations SPECTARIS and OptecNet Deutschland
Dr. Wenko Süptitz; SPECTARIS e.V.
09:35 / 15:35Overview: Quantum technology – Bavaria
Dr. Tatjana Wilk; MCQST – Munich Center for Quantum Science and Technology
09:40 / 15:40Short introduction: The premier of the World of QUANTUM
Anke Odouli; Messe München GmbH
10:05 / 16:05Overview: Quantum technology – Quebec
Olivier Gagnon-Gordillo; Québec Quantique
10:30 / 16:30Miniaturization and industrialization of quantum sensors
Prof. Dr. Jens Anders; University of Stuttgart
10:55 / 16:55A canadian enabling partner for development and commercialisation of quantum and photonics technologies
André Fougères; Institut National d’Optique (INO) Quebec
11:20 / 17:20Virtual coffee tables / break-out rooms /
to discuss with the speakers



  • Dr. Peter Freier; Délégation générale du Québec à Munich; Attaché für Wirtschaft, Wissenschaft und Technologie
  • Dr. Andreas Ehrhardt; PHOTONICS GERMANY

Language: English

Platform: MS-TEAMS

It is a closed event for international guests, the members of SPECTARIS and the members of one of the networks combined in OptecNet Germany.

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