William (Whurley) Hurley | Founder and CEO

William (Whurley) Hurley, Founder and CEO, Strangeworks

whurley is founder and CEO of Strangeworks, a quantum computing startup based in Austin, Texas. He is the Chair of the Quantum Standards Working Group at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), and blogs about quantum computing on superposition.com. His latest book "Quantum Computing For Babies" features simple explanations of quantum computing for your future genius! His upcoming book Endless Impossibilities brings the realities of a quantum future into the present, helping readers understand and prepare for the coming age of quantum computing.


BioData West: Day 2 @ 14:00

Scalable quantum simulation of molecular energies: Towards an exact (quantum) description of chemistry

  • Understanding the advantages of the discipline in the acceleration of research 
  • How molecular energy functions can be be defined by quantum computing faster than by classical models 
  • Understand the advantages of quantum for your drug development process and assess the impact on computing power 

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