Innovation Center

Quantum Design Jam 2021

Picture: Finalist Teams

The first 2021 Quantum Design Jam took place October 1st – 9th at The New School and online. The Design Jam was hosted by The New School Innovation Center in partnership with the IBM Skills Academy and IBM Quantum team. The Quantum Design Jam was the first of its kind to bring together students and faculty from The Parsons School of Design, the College of Performance Arts and across The New School with IBM Quantum experts. The Design Jam focused on two main themes: Art & Design, and Music and explore the intersection between the creative arts and quantum physics. Students from the Fall 2021 “Collab: Quantum Computing” course as well as other student from The New School were be invited to attend a series of events, form teams and explore possible applications of quantum computing and develop prototypes. Watch the student video reflecting on their experience.

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