Duality is the first accelerator program in the US exclusively focused on supporting innovative quantum startups. The 12-month program is based in Chicago, the world’s leading hub for quantum innovation.
World-Class Business Training
Anchored by the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, which has a 25-year successful track record running one of the top startup accelerator programs in the nation.
Dedicated office space and the opportunity to access some of the region’s state-of-the-art equipment and premier facilities for advanced computing, nanofabrication, atomic-scale measurement, high-energy X-rays, quantum testbeds, and other premier resources.
Mentorship from Quantum Experts
Guided by quantum experts from the Chicago Quantum Exchange, University of Chicago, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Argonne National Laboratory, and other mentors with business, technical, and domain expertise.
Based in Chicago, the Quantum Hub
A highly skilled talent pool produced by acclaimed science and engineering programs, along with a diverse industry base of more than 30 Fortune 500 companies, makes Chicago—and the surrounding region—a premier quantum hub.
Applications for Cohort 2 will open in December 2021.
Go to the Apply page for more information on eligibility and how to apply.