Quantum Tech Pod Episode 24: Robert Liscouski, CEO of Quantum Computing Inc. (NASD: QUBT)
(QuantumTechPod) Host Christopher Bishop’s Quantum Tech Pod with Robert Liscouski, President, CEO, and Chairman of Quantum Computing Inc. is now live! From homicide detective to the US Dept of Homeland Security to Coca Cola to CEO of a quantum computing company, Bob has had several different careers. A common thread? The power of data. And a realization in the early days that computers would enable organizations to collect and manipulate large data sets to deliver better outcomes. QCI’s flagship product Qatalyst is a cloud-based quantum software solution, offering ready-to-run software for complex constrained optimization computations.
Bio of Robert Liscouski
Robert has served as president, CEO, and chairman of Quantum Computing Inc. since February 2018, bringing to the company more than 35 years of executive experience at public and private companies, and federal agencies. He has extensive experience developing critical programs for protecting national security interests and essential infrastructure, as well as in crisis management, organizational development, and strategic planning.
Robert’s public sector experience includes time in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. Department of State, the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office, and he served on the Intelligence ScienceBoard supporting the CIA and NIA. On the private sector side, Robert has held roles at Implant Sciences, Coca-Cola Company, and Orion Scientific Systems.
Robert currently serves on the board of technical advisors for the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and the board of the National Child Protection Task Force.
He received his Bachelor of Science from John Jay College of Criminal Justice and Master of Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.
About Quantum Computing Inc.
Quantum Computing Inc. (QCI) (NASDAQ:QUBT), is a classical and quantum software vendor, offering ready-to-run software for complex optimization computations.
The company’s flagship software solution, Qatalyst, is the industry’s only quantum application accelerator, empowering today’s programmers to immediately leverage the power of quantum techniques for faster, better and more diverse solutions, with no need for quantum expertise or training. Qatalyst empowers today’s subject matter experts (SMEs) to leverage the power of quantum techniques for faster, better, and more diverse business decisions – with no need for quantum expertise.QCI was founded in 2018 by leaders in supercomputing, mathematics, and massively parallel programming to solve the enormous software development challenges inherent with quantum computing. The company realized that the complex SDK programming for quantum software doesn’t work for non-quantum experts and decided to fix that for today’s users.