Dr Jan Goetz
Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder at IQM Quantum Computers


Jan Goetz is a quantum physicist and co-founder and Co-CEO of IQM Quantum Computers. IQM builds quantum computers for high-performance centers, academia, and industry. Jan did his doctorate on superconducting quantum circuits at TU Munich and worked as a Marie-Curie Fellow in Helsinki at Aalto University, where he holds the title of docent. In 2023, he was selected as Founder of the Year by Handelsblatt.

In 2020, Capital magazine selected him as one of 40 under 40 in Germany and he received an entrepreneurship award from the KAUTE Foundation. Jan holds a Board seat in the European Quantum Industry Consortium QuIC. He is also a member of the German Federal Economic Senate, an EIC Scaling Club Council member, member of the Hall of Future, as well as a Digital Leader and Global Innovator at the World Economic Forum.

Agenda Sessions

  • Making the Quantum Leap – Are We There Yet?