Olivier Gagnon-Gordillo leads Québec Quantique, a community dedicated to optimizing Quebec's actions in the field of quantum sciences and technologies in order to make it a social and economic lever for Quebec. He holds a MSc in Organizational Development from Eastern Michigan University and an MBA from HEC Montreal.


Québec, a Canadian province, is actively using all the policy levers at its disposal to lead in the quantum technology market. This perspective provides a case study of how federated states can use science diplomacy for emerging technologies.