From Chicago Sun-Times, Oct. 30, 2018: Fermilab Deputy Director Joe Lykken: “There’s a lot of hype out there, but I think it is a fair analogy to say this is like the World Wide Web when there were only three websites … We really are at the beginning of something that we think is going to be transformative, not just for science but for the whole world.”

As part of Computer Science Education Week December 3-9, Fermilab is once again partnering with Argonne National Laboratory, as well as the University of Chicago, on an initiative to help schools participate in Hour of Code activities and provide schools with computer scientist and coding role models. Hour of Code is a worldwide movement designed to demystify code, to show that anybody can learn the basics and to broaden participation in the field of computer science. Here is how the… More »

Leading experts in quantum research from industry, government and universities will gather at the University of Chicago on Nov. 8 and 9 for a summit on this emerging technology and the global race to develop quantum’s revolutionary potential. The Quantum Summit, which will include technology leaders at Microsoft, IBM, Alphabet Inc.’s Google, the National Science Foundation, the U.S. Department of Energy, the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology, will be hosted by the… More »