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ACS Professional (Webinar): Quantum Computing - Opening New Possibilities

Join our virtual ACS Professional event where our speaker Dr Anna Phan will talk on how specific quantum computing applications will have significant disruptive implications for industries and businesses.

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Tue, 15 Jun, 04:00 AM

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    Wed, 16 Jun, 08:00 AM

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    Wed, 16 Jun, 09:00 AM
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<span style="font-size: 11.0pt;"><span>Quantum computing has the potential to reinvent the worlds of business, science, education and government in fundamentally new ways.<br><br>The technology matures every day, and it’s now at an early commercialisation tipping point. It is the right time for technology leaders to understand and prepare for the potential of quantum computing. The conditions are in place to experiment and expand this exponential technology.<br><br>Join us at this upcoming webinar, where our speaker, Dr Anna Phan, will talk on how specific quantum computing applications – even early ones – will have significant disruptive implications for industries and businesses.</span></span><br><br><i><b>Due to the recent changes in Victoria, this event will now be taking place online only, and will not be hosted at the ACS Melbourne Innovation Hub.</b></i><br><br><img alt="User-added image" src=";oid=00D90000000o5NE&amp;lastMod=1622598473000"></img><br><br><b>Notice for all attendees including ACS Professional Year Students</b><br>When attending virtual events, to claim and qualify for the required CPD hours, Professional Year students need to attend the online event in its entirety, which will be tracked by the ACS events team.<br><br>If a cloaking software program is used when connecting to an online event, your attendance cannot be recorded and CPD hours cannot be allocated. This does not include the use of VPN.<br><br><u><b>Please allow up to 2 weeks for CPD hours to be allocated to your membership profile. The presentation hand out won&#39;t be provided post-event, but you will receive a recording of the event. Answers to questions from the webinar will be forwarded on once received.</b></u><br><br><i>For the sole purpose of registering you for this event, your registration details have been shared with Redback conferencing. Please refer to the Redback Data Policy at for confirmation that the data will not be used for any other purpose outside of this webinar.</i>


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Anna Phan

Anna Phan

Dr Anna Phan is a researcher with a passion for multidisciplinary science, education and outreach.

At IBM Quantum, Anna’s mission is to drive quantum education and quantum machine learning for clients and grow the Qiskit community in Australia.

Prior to joining IBM, as part of a postdoc and PhD in experimental particle physics, Anna worked as part of the LHCb and ATLAS collaborations at CERN, creating algorithms and models to measure particle properties and discover new physics.

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