May 8 – 10, 2019
Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light
Europe/Berlin timezone

This international workshop from 8 May (morning) till 10 May (early afternoon) covers emerging applications of machine learning to quantum devices, including advanced methods like reinforcement learning.

Note: The workshop will be preceded by a two-day school for students trying to enter the field, going from a recap of the basics of neural networks to advanced techniques, from 6 May till 7 May (full days).

Please register for one or both of these events below.

We would like to inform you that the talks will be recorded, in accordance with data protection regulations (DSGVO).

Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light
Staudtstr. 2 91058 Erlangen Germany

Confirmed Invited Speakers:

  • Hans Briegel, Innsbruck
  • Evert van Nieuwenburg, Caltech
  • Roger Melko, Waterloo
  • Barry Sanders, Calgary
  • Jens Eisert, Berlin
  • Paul Baireuther, Bosch Center for Artificial Intelligence (BCAI)
  • Fabio Sciarrino, Rome
  • Renato Renner, ETH Zürich
  • Marin Bukov, UC Berkeley
  • Mauro Paternostro, Belfast
  • Natalia Ares, Oxford
  • Emmanuel Flurin, CEA Saclay
  • Enrico Prati, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche
  • Raffaele Santagati, Bristol

Registration starts January 10, 2019. Registration deadline: March 31, 2019. There will be the possibility to submit short contributed talks and poster presentations. Please note that we may not be able to cater for all wishes for contributed talks should applications exceed available slots.

The registration fee is EUR 50 - except for invited speakers. Payment should be made by wire transfer after your registration has been accepted, quoting "MLQT + participant's name", into the following account:

Account holder: Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften e. V.
IBAN: DE23 7007 0010 0195 1300 30
Bank address: Deutsche Bank AG, Promenadeplatz 15, 80333 München

All refunds requests must be in writing by mail to the Conference Secretary, Ms. Gesine Murphy,, as soon as possible.
The Conference committee reserves the right to refuse reimbursement of part or all of the fee in the case of late cancellation. However, each case of cancellation will be considered individually.