Oxford Ideas Festival 2023

The NQCC will be back at Oxford Ideas Festival on 22nd and 23rd October with our pop-up exhibit, showcasing hands-on activities for everyone to learn about quantum computing!

About this event

IF Oxford captures interest in ‘science and ideas’ topics through educational projects and its quality October Festival. Events and long-term community programmes develop meaningful skills while sharing the positive impacts of innovation. Authentic connections with public audiences at the Festival increase science confidence and trust among adults and families in many venues across Oxford.

Quantum computing and you
What is a quantum computer? How is it different from a regular computer? How might quantum computing impact your life? Learn how an ion trap quantum computer works, create your logic gates and explore quantum algorithms with hands-on activities.

The NQCC will be exhibiting at:

  • Science @ the Shops Sunday 22 Ocrober 10am-4pm, Templars Square Shopping Centre, Pound Way, Cowley, OX4 3XH
  • BLAST! Monday 23 October 11am-5pm, The Barn, Nightingale Ave, Greater Leys, OX4 7BU