José Ignacio Latorre

More about José Ignacio Latorre:

Technical Innovation Institute, Abu Dhabi Center for Quantum Technologies, Singapore – Director

José Ignacio LATORRE is a full professor on Theoretical Physics at the Universitat de Barcelona and a long-term visiting professor at the Center for Quantum Technologies in Singapore. He is the head of the Quantic research group at the Barcelona Supercomuting Center.

He got his PhD in High Energy Physics at the Universitat de Barcelona.
He then became a MIT Fulbright Fellow in USA, followed by a postdoc at the Niels Bohr
Institutet in Denmark. He has worked on short visits in a large number of universities.

He has written over 120 research papers in international journals on Quantum Physics, and on applications of neural networks to high energy data. He founded the Centro de Ciencias de Benasque Pedro Pascual, that he directs.

He has produced two documentaries, one of them with the last voice of the Manhattan Project by Roy Glauber. He founded Qilimanjaro Quantum Tech SL and is a partner of Entanglement Partners SL. He produces wine for fun.

José Ignacio Latorre will speak about:

Ethics and Artificial

17:10 - 18:00 Thursday 12 March


Advanced Artificial Intelligence is pervading our society without considering its intentional misuse, personal dangers or not even passing some necessary detailed laws. We shall discuss these issues and bring further ideas of the recent progress on quantum computation.


Level: Basic.

Language of speak: Inglés