Nature: Europe plans giant billion-euro quantum technologies project

Summary: 

The article, published today on Nature, featuring also an interview to Tommaso Calarco, details the start of the initiative and the weight of the Quantum Manifesto had on the final decision from the commission.

Nature dedicated a short article/interview to the Europe Flagship initiative, giving information on how everything started, which will be the role of the EC and what it is expected to achieve. It underlines also the differences that the flagship must have in comparison with the graphene and with the brain flagship. The article contains also some dissonant voices.

Link: http://www.nature.com/news/europe-plans-giant-billion-euro-quantum-technologies-project-1.19796