Our consortium currently consists of 15 different partners from industry and research.

Logo_StoneOne StoneOne AG StoneOne AG, founded in Berlin in 2007, sees itself as a "Web Software Factory" that develops and provides innovative technologies and services for digital transformation as well as platforms, such as for the Internet of Things (IoT) or artificial intelligence (AI). Target groups are primarily companies and public institutions that want to offer their own "time-to-market" solutions based on the Web Service Factory. StoneOne also offers individual development services for digital transformation projects. Consortium lead
logo universität stuttgart Two institutes of the University of Stuttgart participate in PlanQK as research partners: The Institute for Architecture of Application Systems (IAAS) has extensive experience in the areas of software architectures, cloud computing, hybrid software systems, platforms and quantum computing. The Barz Group at the Institute of Functional Matter and Quantum Technologies, researches on quantum technologies and quantum physics. One research focus is especially on quantum networks. Furthermore, the Barz Group has contributed to the development of quantum technologies with fundamental work. Scientific direction
accenture Logo Accenture GmbH   Accenture is a leading global services company offering a broad portfolio of services and solutions in the areas of strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. With extensive experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries and all business functions - supported by the world's largest delivery network - Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 505,000 employees serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world lives and works. Visit us at Industry Partner
bdr Logo Bundesdruckerei GmbH (BDr) Bundesdruckerei GmbH is a leading German high-tech security company. Our products and services are "Made in Germany" and are based on the reliable identification of persons and institutions. As a federal security company, we pave the way to a secure digital future. The Bundesdruckerei Group employs more than 2,700 people and generated sales of around 556 million euros in 2018. Further information is available at Industry Partner
DB Logo DB Systel GmbH DB Systel is the IT subsidiary and digital partner of Deutsche Bahn and is driving forward the digitization of all DB AG companies. The company serves the Group with a customer-specific solution and consulting offering that meets the highest IT standards and picks up on innovative trends. DB Systel contributes its sound railway and IT expertise to this. More at Industry Partner
dfine Logo d-fine GmbH d-fine is a European consulting firm focusing on analytical and quantitative challenges and the development of sustainable technological solutions. The combination of hundreds of employees with a background in natural sciences and many years of practical experience enables us to provide tailor-made, efficient and sustainable implementations for our more than two hundred clients from all sectors of the economy. Industry Partner
Logo FCE Frankfurt Consulting Engineers Gmbh Frankfurt Consulting Engineers GmbH (FCE) FCE Frankfurt Consulting Engineers GmbH deals with the following areas of Industrial Applied Mathematics: Pattern Recognition in Preventive Maintenance and Combinatorial Optimization in Sequence and Route Planning. Industry Partner
logo fraunhofer fokus Fraunhofer FOKUS (FOKUS) Data Analytics Center The Data Analytics Center (DANA) at Fraunhofer FOKUS is specialized in the development and use of AI in the application domains of Fraunhofer FOKUS and the digital curation of reusable knowledge (Smart Insights) using AI and Smart Data Analytics. Both semantic technologies (symbolic AI) and modern machine learning / deep learning methods (sub-symbolic AI) are used. Research Partner
Logo Freie Universität Berlin Freie Universität Berlin (FUB) Dahlem Center for Complex Quantum Systems The QMIO working group at the Dahlem Center for Complex Quantum Systems at the FU Berlin is one of the leading groups in Germany in quantum computing, quantum simulation and the study of complex
Quantum systems. In the project the QMIO working group contributes ideas for the development of quantum algorithms for quantum-supported machine learning.
Research Partner
logo hqs HQS Quantum Simulations GmbH HQS Quantum Simulations GmbH has specialized in quantum mechanical material simulations and also pursues the use of AI. Research Partner
logo ludwig-maximilians-universität münchen Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München  The Department of Mobile and Distributed Systems at LMU Munich has already carried out numerous industrial projects on QC and AI. Research Partner
Planerio Logo Planerio GmbH Planerio digitizes and automates duty scheduling in hospitals, nursing companies and large practices. The central unique selling proposition is our AI, which enables the automatic creation of duty rosters at the push of a button and thus on the one hand massively saves time and increases efficiency in personnel planning, but on the other hand also improves employee satisfaction through more transparent planning, better fulfilment of wishes, easy service exchange, etc. Hundreds of surgeries, hospitals and nursing homes already benefit from Planerio KI. Learn more Industry Partner
Logo-regio iT regio iT Gesellschaft für Informationstechnologie GmbH (regio iT) As an IT service provider, regio iT GmbH is a fair and reliable partner for municipalities and schools, energy suppliers and waste management companies as well as non-profit organizations. With its headquarters in Aachen and branch offices in Gütersloh and Siegburg, regio iT offers strategic and project-related IT consulting, integration, IT infrastructure and full IT service. With around 617 employees, it currently supports over 44,000 clients and more than 270 schools and school administrations. Industry Partner
Telekom Innovation Laboratories (T-Labs), Deutsche Telekom AG (DT) At the Telekom Innovation Laboratories (T-Labs), international experts and scientists with a passion for innovation and technology drive the four core themes of Blockchain, Intelligence, Experience and Academia as a Service. The T-Labs are the R&D unit of Deutsche Telekom and also linked to the Technical University of Berlin via an affiliated institute. At the locations in Berlin, Darmstadt, Beer Sheva, Budapest and Vienna, the T-Labs are surrounded by the world's leading universities, start-ups, investors, research institutes and industrial innovation facilities to shape the future of communications services together with them. Industry Partner
TRUMPF Werkzeugmaschinen GmbH + Co. KG (TRUMPF) The TRUMPF Machine Tools GmbH & Co. KG is a large manufacturer of machine tools and solution provider for flexible sheet metal production. The TRUMPF Group sees itself as an innovation guarantor and also relies on AI methods for Smart Factory and Industry 4.0. Industry Partner


Associated Partners

PlanQK is accompanied and supported by well-known small, medium and large companies as well as scientific institutions and industry associations as associated partners.


4Cast GmbH & Co. KG

Ambrosys GmbH - Gesellschaft für Management komplexer Systeme



Cambridge Quantum Computing

Clariant Produkte (Deutschland) GmbH

Cleopa GmbH

Daimler AG

Deutsche Flugsicherung

Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt e. V.

DLR Simulations und Softwaretechnik

Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg

Foundation for Research & Technology - Hellas FORTH

Fraunhofer-Institut für Algorithmen und Wissenschaftliches Rechnen SCAI

Fraunhofer-Institut für Arbeitswirtschaft und Organisation IAO

Fujitsu Technology Solutions GmbH

Hochschule Reutlingen

Honeywell Quantum Solutions

IBM Deutschland Research & Development GmbH GmbH

Infineon Technologies AG

Lufthansa Industry Solutions

Max Planck Institut für Quantenoptik

NEC Laboratories Europe GmbH

Novarion Systems GmbH

Novatec Consulting GmbH


OpenSuperQ - An Open Superconducting Quantum Computer

Quantencomputer Info

Schwarzmüller Group

SIBB - Verband der Software-, Informations- und Kommunikations-Industrie in Berlin und Brandenburg e.V.

Siemens AG

Signal Cruncher GmbH

Skubch&Company Management Consulting GmbH

SPEAKER - Konzept für eine KI-basierte Sprachassistenzplattform und -ökosystem made in Germany

SVA System Vertrieb Alexander GmbH

TNO - innovation for life | TNO

Universität Hohenheim, Institute of Health Care & Public Management

Universität Leiden, Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science (LIACS)

Universität Stuttgart, Institut für Parallele und Verteilte Systeme (IPVS)

VOICE – der Bundesverband der IT-Anwender e.V.

Zapata Computing, Inc.