Partner with us

Showcase your brand as we bring together the leading experts in quantum research and industry to celebrate the unmatched collective knowledge and technical expertise that exists in the Waterloo Region. 

Today, IQC stands among the top quantum information research institutes in the world. Through 20+ years of quantum innovation at IQC, we have developed an ecosystem of experts, including: 

  • Industry partners 

  • IQC faculty members - 40% of which are involved with start-ups at the executive level 

  • Researchers and academic groups across Canada and the world 

  • Students who will become the highly qualified professionals that the emerging quantum industry needs for continued growth 

With its partners, IQC is building Canada's quantum information economy in Waterloo. IQC has leveraged its world-leading infrastructure and outstanding scientific capability to build Canada's first market-facing environment for designing, building and testing quantum information services and devices. As IQC continues its rapid growth and advances the understanding of the quantum world, Waterloo Region's, and Canada's reputation as a world leader in quantum will continue to be solidified. 

Your sponsorship of Quantum Connections is a unique opportunity to celebrate quantum innovation and connect with your ideal audience in an engaging networking conference experience. 

Key themes: 

  • The frontier of quantum 

  • Celebrating collaborative research and knowledge 

  • Encouraging entrepreneurship 

  • Maintaining an inclusive and accessible quantum infrastructure in Waterloo Region/Canada 

  • Building & maintaining the quantum ecosystem/workforce in Waterloo Region/Canada 

Benefits to partnering with us

A variety of sponsorship opportunities are available to meet your goals.

As a sponsor of Quantum Connections, your benefits will include:

  • Position your brand front-of-mind to the communities that matter to you most
  • Use this opportunity to find your next acquisition target or business partnership to accelerate your business growth
  • Attract talent that could be instrumental for the health of your business
  • Brand visibility at key areas in promotional material and during the conference, aligned with your level of sponsorship

Contact us today to discuss your business objectives, our sponsorship packages and options, or to reserve your sponsorship today.

Key contact: Kayleigh PlatzDirector, Communications and Strategic Initiatives