The Quantum Cryptography School for Young Students (QCSYS) is a unique, eight-day enrichment program for students hosted by the Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC) at the University of Waterloo. QCSYS will run August 11-18, 2017 with students arriving August 10 and departing August 19.
The school offers an interesting blend of lectures, hands-on experiments and group work focused on quantum cryptography — a cutting-edge field that utilizes the fascinating laws of quantum mechanics to develop unbreakable encryption that protects communication.
The application for QCSYS 2017 is now open. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 24, 2017 at 5 p.m. (EDT).
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