Kickoff Luncheon by Geordie Rose, Founder and CTO of D-Wave Systems.

Join us at the first weekly seminar of 2013 with our presenter, Geordie Rose, Founder and CTO of D-Wave Systems. His talk will begin at noon on Thursday (09/12) in room 26-214! Lunch will be provided.

The company recently made waves in the community when they announced their official partnership with Google and NASA.

“There is widespread belief that fundamental ideas from QIS will lead to useful new information technology, and provide computing, communication, and control systems beyond the limits of traditional paradigms. These carry with them profound social implications. This is why iQuISE will incorporate education in ethics and social context.”

–Jeffrey H. Shapiro, Co-Director, iQuISE, and Julius A. Stratton Professor of Electrical Engineering and Director, Research Laboratory of Electronics