Quantum Algorithms Institute receives $2.21M to accelerate innovation, commercialization

July 28, 2021
The Quantum Algorithms Institute, which will be hosted on Simon Fraser University’s Surrey campus, has received $2.21M from the Government of Canada. The institute is co-led by SFU, the University of British Columbia, and the University of Victoria. It will be a collaborative centre that brings academics, industry, and business experts together to create technological solutions, grow a world-leading talent pool, and develop the adoption of quantum technologies. “This funding will further contribute to the mission of the Institute in bringing academia, industry and government together, and raise awareness of the province’s flourishing reputation as a leader in quantum computing,” said Dugan O’Neil, VP, Research and International at SFU. SFU | Canada (BC)