"Step into the future of Quantum"

Open Call for external companies

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What

  • Project acronym: Qu-Test
  • Project topic: Open testing and experimentation of quantum technologies in Europe
  • Project grant agreement number: 101113901

Qu-Test is a Horizon Europe project that develops, upgrades, and provides infrastructure for testing and experimentation of quantum technologies (computing, communication, and sensing) in Europe. Through the Open Call, Qu-Test offers testing and validation services to EU-based companies. The offered services cover testing and characterization of quantum devices and systems for computing, communication, and sensing or application of the instrumentation of the testbeds for diverse industry sectors. In exchange of receiving services, the selected companies will be requested to give feedback on service quality and recommendations for service improvements and better alignment.

Who

THE CALL IS OPEN TO ALL EU COMPANIES

The call is open to all EU companies in search of testing & experimentation facilities incorporating cutting-edge technologies in quantum computing, communication, and sensing.  

 Your organisation must be established in one of the member states of the European Union, Iceland, Norway or Israel, with majority ownership and control therein. Successful companies will become parties to the Qu-Test Framework Partnership Agreement and will need to undergo an ownership control assessment required by the European Commission.   

For the eligibility conditions please refer to the Horizon Europe Work Programme 2021, Digital, Industry and Space under the call: ‘HORIZON-CL4-2021-DIGITAL-EMERGING-02-22: Framework Partnership Agreements for open testing and experimentation and for pilot production capabilities for quantum technologies (FPA)’ 

When

Why

Expertise acquisition

By partnering with experts in the field, applicants can gain insights, knowledge, and guidance. This expertise might include technical knowledge, market insights, regulatory guidance, or business development strategies.

Validation and testing

This process can provide valuable feedback and validation, helping to refine the product, identify potential issues, and improve its market readiness. 

Reduced costs

Testing services are for free (100% funded).  Testing services provided by Qu-Test can represent a significant cost saving as the applicants can access resources and facilities that might otherwise be financially out of reach.

Accelerated development

By leveraging testing results from an independent 3rd party, applicants can accelerate the development timeline of their projects and increase their credibility when seeking additional funding, attracting investors, or engaging with potential customers or partners. 

Network expansion

Working with the Qu-Test network through the Open Call process can expand an applicant’s network. Success in the Open Call can lead to recognition, making it easier to connect with key players and stakeholders.

Process

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How

If you are interested in applying to the Call, please follow the steps listed below before submitting your application.

  1. Check out the services of Qu-Test to see if they fit your needs.
  2. Complete Qu-Test intake form for the pre-screening process to discuss technical feasibility, HERE.
  3. Download and read thoroughly the Open Call Application Guidelines.
  4. Register in the Qu-Test application software at https://apply.qu-test.eu.
  5. Download the Application Form from within the application software.
  6. Complete all sections of the Application Form, save it as a PDF file (up to 5 pages) and submit it through the Qu-Test application software within the deadline.
  7. Wait for the evaluation process to be completed.
  8. Sign the Joint Implementation Agreement with the Qu-Test partner(s) involved.
  9. Start the execution.
  10. Return the feedback form.

Please provide your submission in English. Proposals submitted in any other language will not be evaluated!

Contacts

Intakeform

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Other Contact

If you need assistance with applying to the call, please send us your enquiries by email to helpdesk@qu-test.eu.

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