The Chicago Quantum Exchange convenes leading academic researchers, top scientific facilities, and the most innovative industry partners in the world to advance the science and engineering of quantum information, train the next generation of quantum scientists and engineers, and drive the quantum economy. The CQE facilitates interactions between member institutions and partners and provides an avenue for collaborations, joint projects, and information exchange.
Quantum collaboration demonstrates in Chicagoland the first steps toward functional long-distance quantum networks over deployed telecom fiber optics, opening the door to scalable quantum computing.
Inaugural cohort of students join quantum research labs around the Midwest, planting the seeds for a diverse and inclusive quantum workforce
Unlocking the potential of quantum information science through top-ranked institutions, world-class partners, and vast resources across organizations.
Harnessing science and engineering to develop quantum technology to revolutionize communications, computing, and sensing.
Educating the quantum workforce of tomorrow through academic programs, internships, certificates, and career explorations with industry.
Partnering across industries to build quantum technology and enable job and business creation throughout Chicago, the Midwest, and the United States.