Working Group
Quantum Communications & Cybersecurity


The Working Group Quantum Communications and Cybersecurity aims to spearhead the transition into the era of quantum-safe cybersecurity to secure data, businesses and infrastructures. To protect the digital world from quantum threats we aim to consolidate Europe’s leadership in quantum communications and cryptography we as well as quantum computing tools that can actively help defend agains cyber attacks.


Our mission is to lead the charge against potential quantum security vulnerabilities. We aim to shape the future of quantum-safe practices by fostering partnerships, international cooperation, promoting rigorous technical innovation and guiding policy and standards both in Europe and globally. We are resolute in our dedication to ensuring the evolution of the cyber landscape is quantum-resistant, thereby addressing the challenges to current security protocols. 

Goals & Tasks

WG Contact

Haissam Hanafi
Quantum Technology Manager