Join the panel to discuss the where and how Quantum and AI intersect.


  • Karan Pinto
  • Dr. Manjari Chandran-Ramesh
  • Dr. Tanya Suárez


6:30pm - Hybrid Event Start
8:00pm - Presentation ends with networking and refreshments for those attending at BCS London
9:00pm - Event Close


Our expert panel will discuss the following topics:

  • Quantum for AI: QML applications and algorithm development
  • AI for Quantum: AI to accelerate QC technology and application development e.g. AI-driven transpilers, AI code assistants for writing quantum programmes etc
  • Quantum and AI: Hybrid quantum computing and classical AI applications
  • From AI to Quantum: What lessons can be learned from AI and applied to Quantum technologies of all kinds eg. interns of governance, ethics, innovation etc

About the speakers

Karan Pinto - Global Director of Growth @ Terra Quantum Karan is an entrepreneur, creator, and technologist, with a rich background in Engineering & Finance from University College London (UCL).

As the Global Director of Growth at Terra Quantum, a world-leading quantum services company, Karan has been at the forefront of making quantum technology innovations useful across various sectors through evangelism and crafting industrial applications.

His work is pivotal in helping businesses harness the potential of quantum tech to address complex challenges in high value segments.

Dr. Manjari Chandran-Ramesh - Partner @ Amadeus Capital Manjari joined Amadeus in 2021 as a Partner in the EarlyStage Fund.

Her investment focus is on AI, Robotics and Quantum Technologies. She is the Amadeus representative on several boards including Ravelin, NuQuantum, Seldon, and Tenzo. Manjari created and led IP Group’s Quantum Technologies investment strategy, setting up an initial £12m accelerator fund in partnership with Innovate UK. Manjari is on the Strategic Advisory Board that advises the UK Government’s National Quantum Technologies Programme. She is a member of the Royal Academy of Engineering’s Enterprise Hub Committee, a mentor for Creative Destruction Labs and a Kauffman Fellow of Class 28.

Dr. Tanya Suárez - IoT Tribe, Founder| BluSpecs, CEO|AIOTI, Board Member| QUIC, Governing Board CEO and founder of IoT Tribe, an equity-free tech ecosystem builder that brings start-ups and corporates together.

I also run BluSpecs, a digital transformation agency that works with companies and public sector organisations at the intersection of advanced technology adoption, skills and regulation.

I am a jury member of the European Innovation Council, a WEF European Digital Leader, a member of Tech London Advocates, Tech Quantum Advocates and Tech Spain Advocates.

I have the privilege to serve on the following boards: Alliance of Cloud, Edge and IoT Innovation (AIOTI); Quantum Industry Consortium Governing Board (QuIC) and Chair of the Ecosystems Working Group; Capital Enterprise.

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Hybrid event: Where does Quantum meet AI?
Date and time
Wednesday 12 June, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
Ground Floor, 25 Copthall Avenue