Dr. Mark Jackson

Singularity Expert: Quantum Computing, Physics

Dr. Mark Jackson is the Quantum Evangelist at Cambridge Quantum Computing. He received his Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics from Columbia University. He then spent 10 years researching superstring theory and cosmology, co-authoring almost 40 technical articles. To promote the public understanding of science, he founded the science crowdfunding platform Fiat Physica and non-profit Science Partnership Fund. He is Adjunct Faculty at Singularity University and a Director of the BoldlyGo Institute and Astronomers Without Borders.

Speaking Topics

The Disruption of Quantum Computing

The proposed experience will allow participants to use a quantum computer to perform post-quantum encryption and learn about other near-term quantum applications including personalized medicine and machine learning.

How Has Technology Evolved Over Time?

Will We Colonize Outer Space? | Tech-x-planations

What Is Dark Matter? | Tech-x-planations

Fiat Physica: Today's research is tomorrow's technology

Will We Find Another Earth? | Tech-x-planations

How Will We Reach the Stars? | Tech-x-planations

What Is a Quantum Computer? | Tech-x-planations

What Is Machine Learning? | Tech-x-planations

Silicon Valley and Cambridge: get ready for the next wave of data science

Quantum Computing: What Is It?