Jerry Cowen Chair of Experimental Physics & Assistant Professor at Michigan State University (funded in part by The NSF). IQIM postdoctoral scholar at Caltech + Northwestern University Ph.D. in condensed matter physics.
Former CEO of Planned Parenthood. Partner + Head of Corporate Governance Practice at Alvarez & Marsal. Previously, Board of Directors: Columbia University, Pardee RAND Graduate School, Estée Lauder.
Co-Founded EOC, a leading software and services corporation in higher ed. Investor in Bering Science. Former Board of Directors, Chicago Public Television. Proud to have failed often. Haverford College & Oxford University.
Leading expert in electrons on helium for quantum computing. University of London Ph.D., 2007 Thesis: Single Electronics on Liquid Helium. Researcher: RIKEN, National Chiao Tung University.
We’re not saying it’ll be us, but someone is going to realize the full power of building a quantum computer. We’ll need to harness the power carefully, when it comes. This is why we’re sponsoring academic work on the ethics of QC, and will look to build an industry-leading ethics platform led by co-founder Faye Wattleton.
“You can’t ignore how much quantum computing is going to change every other branch of science, but also everything else.”
leader of the Silicon Quantum Technology research group