Ingrid Romijn, Director Business Development, Q*Bird, “QKD and Its Critics” at IQT The Hague March 13-15.
Ingrid is one of the co-founders of QBird, a startup (2022) from QuTech. Q*Bird’s mission is to provide equipment for the current, and future quantum internet.
Ingrid Romijn holds a PhD in physics and has previously worked at TNO as researcher, project lead and program manager on solar cells technology and at QuTech (a collaboration between TU Delft and TNO) as program manager and coordinator of the quantum internet division. Moving technology from the laboratory and fundamental research environment into society, while acquiring new projects and securing intellectual property, are important facets of her work.
While at QuTech, Ingrid was part of the team to create and write the Dutch National Agenda for Quantum Technology and from 2020 – 2022 Ingrid also worked for the Quantum Delta Foundation as program manager for the National Quantum Network (CAT-2) program.
IQT The Hague 2023 is the eighth global conference and exhibition in the highly successful Inside Quantum Technology series.
The Hague event will focus on Quantum Communications and Quantum Security. Ten vertical topics encompassing more than 40 panels and talks from over 80 speakers will provide attendees with a deep understanding on state-of-the-art developments of the future quantum internet as well as the current impact of quantum-safe technologies on cybersecurity.
Sandra K. Helsel, Ph.D. has been researching and reporting on frontier technologies since 1990. She has her Ph.D. from the University of Arizona.