June 18, 2019 NYC Quantum Computing Meetup

This is a past event

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Our next meetup will be from 6-8pm on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at Microsoft.

Ben Porter will talk about Microsoft's Quantum effort.

Ben Porter is Director of Business Development for Microsoft’s quantum computing group. He is a seasoned business development and strategy executive with a long track record of structuring and negotiating high-impact partnerships. With over 15 years of experience innovating at the intersection of hardware, software and services, Ben has a passion for commercializing emerging tech and launching new businesses.

Prior to working with Microsoft’s quantum computing group he designed strategy and new business models for the original HoloLens and other mixed reality products and services. Earlier in his career, Ben was a key member of the team that developed and launched the interactive entertainment platform on Xbox. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University and a master’s degree from New York University.