The Cyber Bytes Foundation (CBF) Quantum Academy, sponsored by D-Wave Government Inc., is aimed at providing strategic guidance, training, and education to ensure the government understands how to best harness the powerful and complex technology.

The Quantum Academy is in response to the FY21 NDAA, requiring each Service Secretary to “develop and annually update a list of technical problems and research challenges which are likely to be addressable by quantum computers available for use within in the next one to three years, with a priority for technical problems and challenges where quantum computing systems have performance advantages over traditional computing systems, in order to enhance the capabilities of such quantum computers and support the addressing of relevant technical problems and research challenges.”

Upcoming Academy Events

  • Quantum Computing in Logistics, and Predictive Fleet Maintenance and Analytics (May 11, 2021)
  • Quantum Computing in Threat Detection and Intelligence (June 17, 2021)
  • Quantum Computing in Manpower & Emergency Response (September 14, 2021)
  • Quantum Computing: Technical Training for Algorithm Development (Fall 2021)

Registration is open for all of the events which are geared towards DoD, DHS, Federal Agencies, Law enforcement, State and Local government, and Military.
(Please note limited events are available to businesses and consultants.). 

All attendees will need to register using a .gov or .mil email address. Please contact us at for exceptions.

Registration – Executive Academy Events


Virtual or In-Person
Quantico Cyber Hub
1010 Corporate Drive
Stafford, VA 22554

Time: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM ET
Cost: Free

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