OPEN TALK: Quantum Computing with Qiskit


James Weaver
IBM, Quantum Developer Advocate

James L. Weaver is a developer, author, and speaker with a passion for quantum computing. He is a Java Champion, and a JavaOne Rockstar. James has written several books including Inside Java, Beginning J2EE, the Pro JavaFX series, Java with Raspberry Pi, and the Qiskit Pocket Guide. As an IBM Quantum Developer Advocate, James speaks internationally about quantum computing with Qiskit at quantum and classical computing conferences. 


 This brief talk by IBM Quantum Developer Advocate James Weaver introduces quantum computing with Qiskit to classical developers, and touches on the following concepts:

  •             Contrasting classical and quantum computing
  •             Axioms of quantum mechanics with Grumpy Cat
  •             Using IBM Quantum Circuit Composer
  •             Using IBM Quantum Lab (Python notebooks)
  •             Resources and next steps for attendees