Second Exploratory Round Table Conference in Shanghai
Topic: Quantum Information Science
The second Exploratory Round Table Conference or ERTC, on the topic of “Quantum Information Science”, was opened today in Shanghai. It will last until 4 November 2011 under the auspices of the Shanghai Institute for Advanced Studies. The event is the second of a new series of annual conferences which are intended to provide a joint platform for scientists of both Max Planck Society (MPG) and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) together with international leading scientists to discuss and evaluate newly emerging and rapidly evolving fields of research.