The in-person event is held twice each year – in the Spring the OCP Regional Summit is held in Europe, with a specific focus on the challenges and solutions unique to that region of the globe; while the OCP Global Summit is the largest, held in the Fall each year in San Jose, California. The 2023 OCP Global Summit was the biggest celebrated to date, with 4,401 people attending the event.

At the 2023 Global Summit, industry leaders, researchers and pioneers from the open community engaged in dynamic dialogues, enlightening workshops, and interactive engineering sessions designed to expand our understanding of the progress that their Projects have made as well as the challenges and road ahead. Participants explored emerging trends, tackled complex challenges and discover new opportunities to drive global innovation.

2023 OCP Global Summit recap (source: OCP)

QSNP partner Diego R. López, Senior Technology Expert at Telefónica I+D, participated in the session OCP Special focus: Quantum, where he talked about Quantum-Safe Networks, mentioning QSNP as the main European initiative developing technologies that guarantee quantum safety in the networks as well as integrating and deploying pilots test of said technology at all levels.  He also participated in the Panel: Taming the Emerging Quantum Opportunity for Open Collaboration alongside various experts in the field including representatives from Infleqtion, Anyon and Q-CTRL.

Watch Diego R. López’s full talk: