QIP 2018
Delft | January 13 - 19, 2018

21th Annual Conference on Quantum Information Processing

The international annual Quantum Information Processing (QIP) series is the premier meeting for theoretical quantum information research. Since 1998, the conference has featured breakthroughs by the leaders in the disciplines of computing, cryptography, information theory, mathematics and physics. The scientific objective of the series is to gather the theoretical quantum information community to present and discuss the latest groundbreaking work in the field.

QIP 2018 is the twenty-first international conference on theoretical aspects of quantum computing, quantum cryptography, and quantum information in a series that started in Aarhus in 1998 and was last held in 2017 in Seattle, Washington.

Hosted by QuTech at Delft University of Technology in the Aula Conference Centre, QIP 2018 will feature a tutorial program, plenary talks, contributed talks, and a poster session. Details will be updated as additional information becomes available. So stay tuned!

QIP 2019 will be hosted by University of Colorado Boulder.

Important dates:

• Tutorials: January 13 – 14, 2018 at the TU Delft, Aula Conference Centre
• Conference: January 15 – 19, 2018 at the TU Delft, Aula Conference Centre

• Submission of talks deadline: Sunday September 24, 2017 (AoE Timezone)
• Submission of posters deadline: Sunday October 22, 2017 (AoE Timezone)
• Notifications for both posters and talks: Sunday November 5, 2017

Just like the last held conference, QIP 2018 will feature parallel tracks each day of the conference, allowing for more accepted talks! Join the conversation with us on Twitter during the conference! Add #QIP2018 to your tweets and posts.

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Early registration opens on September 15, 2017 (AoE Timezone) and closes on November 19, 2017 (AoE Timezone). After that the late fee will be charged.

The participation fee for includes the following: program booklet, a participants list, all sessions, tutorial days, opening reception, lunches (except on Wednesday), coffee & tea breaks, poster sessions and industry exhibit. The conference dinner is not included in the participation fee.
Registration fees 
Early regular fee € 420,00
Late regular fee € 600,00
Student fee € 300,00
Student late fee € 400,00
On site fee € 700,00
* A student is defined as a BSc, MSc or PhD student.
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Tickets are non-refundable!
The Organising Committee cannot accept any responsibility for personal accidents or damage to private property of the participants. Participants are advised to take out insurance, as they consider necessary. The participant acknowledges that he/she has no right to lodge damage claims against the organisers should the holding of the conference be hindered or prevented by unforeseen political or economic events or by force majeure, or should non-appearance of speakers or other reasons necessitate program changes. With his/her registration the participant accepts this proviso.

Program details + committees

Browse the conference program.

  • Main conference schedule and details
  • Tutorial schedule and details
  • Industry exhibit
  • Poster sessions
  • Committees
  • Lab tours

Important dates

Tutorials: 13 – 14 January

Conference: 15 – 19 January

Submission of talks deadline: Sunday September 24, 2017 (AoE Timezone)
Submission of posters deadline: Sunday October 22, 2017 (AoE Timezone)
Notifications for both posters and talks: Sunday November 5, 2017

Download the QIP 2018 poster

More information following soon. So stay tuned!

Call for submissions

The call for submissions is now open.

• Submission of talks deadline: Sunday September 24, 2017 (AoE Timezone)

• Submission of posters deadline: Sunday October 22, 2017 (AoE Timezone)

• Notifications for both posters and talks: Sunday November 5, 2017

Contact us

For all enquiries please contact local QIP 2018 organizers.


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