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Friday, August 11, 2017 — 7:30 AM to Friday, August 18, 2017 — 10:30 PM EDT

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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.

Please refer to the FAQs page if you have any questions. Email iqc.qcsys@uwaterloo.ca if you require additional information.

The application for QCSYS 2017 is now open. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 24, 2017 at 5 p.m. (EDT).

Cost 
$250
Location 
QNC - Quantum Nano Centre
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
Canada