US president Biden appoints members of National Quantum Initiative Advisory Committee

US president Biden has appointed the co-chairs and members of the National Quantum Initiative Advisory Committee (NQIAC). It is a federal advisory committee convened after the National Quantum Initiative (NQI) Act was passed. The committee is tasked with providing an independent assessment of the NQI programme and making recommendations for the President, Congress, and the National Science and Technology Council (NSTC) Subcommittee on quantum information science.

NQIAC includes members from industry, academia, and federal laboratories. It will hold its first meeting on 16 December 2022.