On Monday, June 4, 2018, the Kazan Quantum Center of KNITU-KAI was visited by the President of the Republic of Tatarstan, Rustam Minnikhanov. The visit was part of the opening ceremony of the specialized competence center Siemens PLM Software (PLM laboratory), which was also attended by the president of Siemens in Russia, Dietrich Möller, and the rector of KNITU-KAI, Albert Gilmutdinov.
Director of the quantum center Sergey Moiseev told the guests about his activities, results and plans for the future.
The Minister of Informatization and Communications of Tatarstan Roman Shaikhutdinov informed that the organizations of the banking sector are interested in the development of quantum networks and paid special attention to the necessity of financing the creation of quantum networks.
In the test mode, it is planned to launch a quantum network between the cities of Kazan, Chistopol and Naberezhnye Chelny.