QNickel2 | Quantum Computing and Programming Workshop | December 14-18, 2021

We are happy to announce the second QNickel workshop, this time organized by QTurkey. Join us in the introductory workshop “Quantum Computing and Programming” focusing on oracular quantum algorithms and learn the basics of quantum computing and how to write simple quantum programs.

We are inviting everyone wishing to learn more about quantum computers, especially women. During the workshop, we will use the introductory tutorial Bronze-Qiskit by QWorld. The educational materials are in English, but the lectures and mentoring will be in Turkish. In addition to lectures, there will be also tutorial sessions in which some of the tasks from the material will be solved. We will use a dedicated Discord server to conduct the workshop and the lectures will be broadcasted from Youtube.

Participants are expected to follow the workshop materials, join the lectures and complete the material on their own. The workshop will be held during 5 days with approximately 18 hours of training.

The participants completing the workshop successfully will receive a diploma!

The participants are expected to work individually at least 16 hours to complete the following sections of Bronze: basics of classical systems, basics of quantum systems, basic quantum operators, quantum correlation and quantum protocols, and quantum search algorithm.

https://gitlab.com/qworld/nickel

The tutorial is a collection of Jupyter notebooks. We use python to solve the tasks and Qiskit library to code quantum programs. The participants should know at least one programming language, and they should make themselves familiar with Python before the workshop if they do not know Python. We will share the installation instructions and a few notebooks on basics of mathematics and participants should review them before the workshop starts.


Application

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Workshop Team

Organizers: Özlem Salehi, Murteza Vefadar
Educator: Özlem Salehi, Yasir Ölmez, Murteza Vefadar, Burcu Şanal, Cihan Kaya
Mentors: Özlem Salehi, Cihan Kaya, Dilay Acer

Contact: info [at] qturkey.org


Code of Conduct


Our event is dedicated to providing a harassment-free workshop experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion (or lack thereof), or technology choices. We do not tolerate harassment of event participants in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any event venue, including talks, workshops, parties, Twitter and other online media. Event participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the event.

We respect the minors (children under age 18) and we must make every effort to protect their rights. All private relationships, private communications (including social media channels), or sexual contacts with minors are prohibited.

The default communication channel between the organizers and participants is e-mail. Except filing the application form, the contact info of any attendee or participant cannot be requested by any person from organizer side (i.e., mentor, educator, speaker, organizer, sponsor, or volunteer). On the other hand, any person from organizer side may share his or her contact info with a participant who is not a minor, upon request by the participant.

A minor can access the emails of the main organizers on the event’s website. If a minor interested in working with a person from organizer side for scientific or pedagogical purpose, then he or she should read this document before contacting this person:
https://qworld.net/code-of-ethics-and-conduct/#minors

If you are being harassed, notice that someone else is being harassed, or have any other concerns, please contact the organizers immediately. You may also contact directly the members of the Ethics Committee of QWorld.
https://qworld.net/code-of-ethics-and-conduct/
Check the above link for more details.