Central European
Workshop on
Quantum Optics

Olomouc, Czech Republic
 —  of July, 2024

University Palacky, Olomouc (Sigil)

CEWQO returns to Olomouc

Central European Workshop on Quantum Optics (CEWQO) is one of the most popular annual meetings for scientists from Europe and beyond. Each year it is organized in a different place and this year its 28th iteration returns to the Central Europe. Let us meet in Olomouc (1st—5th of July, 2024) and discuss the broad canvass of "Quantum Optics, from the fundamentals to the technological applications.

Main topics

  • Fundamental aspects of quantum optics
  • Quantum correlations and entanglement
  • Non-classical states
  • Quantum tomography
  • Open quantum systems
  • Quantum sensing and metrology
  • Quantum communication
  • Cavity and circuit QED
  • Optical quantum technologies
  • Quantum light-matter interaction

Invited speakers

Speakers listed below have confirmed their participation.

  • Akira Furusawa from The University of Tokyo
  • Alex Lvovsky from University of Oxford - Department of Physics
  • Arno Rauschenbeutel from Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Ferdinand Schmidt-Kaler from Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
  • Gediminas Juzeliūnas from Vilnius University
  • Julien Laurat from Laboratoire Kastler Brossel, Sorbonne Université
  • Kiwan Kim from Tsinghua University
  • Konrad Banaszek from University of Warsaw
  • Matteo Paris from Physics Department, Università degli Studi di Milano
  • Michael Vanner from Imperial College London
  • Nicolas Cerf from Université Libre de Bruxelles, Centre for Quantum Information & Communication
  • Philip Schindler from University of Innsbruck, Department of Experimental Physics
  • Robin Kaiser from CNRS
  • Ulrik L. Andersen from DTU Lyngby

Important warning!

We were informed about fraudulent e-mails targeting the invited speakers listed on the website.

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The registration for the event is planned to open on the .

Call for abstracts

We thank the researchers who submitted their contributions. The call for abstracts is over now. We are currently processing and selecting the contributed talks.


The conference will take place in Olomouc, a cozy university town with rich history, located within the central Moravian region of Czech republic. It can be easily accessed by train, both from Prague and Vienna.

The exact location of the venue is yet to be announced.