General Information

The aim of this workshop is to provide a forum for researchers, vendors, people involved in standardization activities, and government officials to update each other on the current status and future perspective of quantum cryptography technologies, share issues, and facilitate consensus-building efforts for sound development of the quantum cryptography technologies as an efficient tool.


October 1 (Mon) - 3 (Wed), 2007


Akihabara Convention Hall
Akihabara Daibiru 2F
1-18-13 Sotokanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

Program Outline

Day 1&2

Research Trends and Development Status of Each Country
(Including Reviews for General Public)
Lectures by/on Research Organizations, Research Projects,
and Product Providers

Day 3

Working Session on Standardization Factors (Closed/Experts Only)

Hosted by

  • Information-technology Promotion Agency, Japan (IPA)
  • National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT)
  • National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)

Supported by

Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

Sponsored by

  • id Quantique SA
  • Optoscience.
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
  • NEC Corporation
  • Nippon Telegraph and telephone Corporation (NTT)
  • Toshiba Corporation

Special Thanks to

  • MagiQ Technologies, Inc.
  • Technical Insights, Inc. - Frost & Sullivan


Japanese, English (simultaneous interpretation)

Registration Fees

Regular 5,000JPY
Student 3,000JPY