Sep 1 – 7, 2023
EMFCSC (Erice, Italy)
Europe/Rome timezone

The event will take place at EMFCSC 's premises in Erice

The workshop will start each morning at 9:00am and will take place in the San Domenico Institute in the Dirac Lecture Hall: Piazzetta S. Domenico, 1, 91016 Erice TP:

The Poster session will take place on Saturday starting from 4:30pm at San Rocco.


EMFCSC (Erice, Italy)
Via Guarnotta, 26 - 91016 ERICE (Sicily) - Italy The conference will take place at the San Domenico Institute in the Dirac Lecture Hall: Piazzetta S. Domenico, 1, 91016 Erice TP: ttps://
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DEADLINE 28/7 for the poster submission and for the registration!

A workshop to explore how quantum technologies can help fundamental physics tests. Search for axion dark matter, cavities for gravitational waves detection, photonic and superconducting sensors, quantum metrology theory are among the topics that we will cover. The workshop is in the beautiful ancient town of Erice in Sicily, Italy, and is organized by the SQMS consortium and INFN. Be ready to be immersed in history (e.g. Virgil describes Erice in his epic poems), and cutting edge research.

The conference fee will be 150 euros per day (covering all local expenses, including meals (water and beverages not included), accommodation, the conference dinner, and the conference excursion). If someone wants to organize their own accommodation, there's a reduced conference fee of 100 euros per day, excluding accommodation: please let us know if you want to avail of this option. 

Most people will sleep in the Majorana center, but some will be placed in nearby hotels. Some travel grants are available for selected students who would otherwise be unable to participate, please inquire. Please also inquire for the fee for accompanying people.

Poster session: please write to if you want to present a poster.

Arrivals on September 1st. Presentations will start on Saturday September 2nd.


Scientific Committee:

Anna Grassellino (co-chair)

Valter Bonvicini (co-chair)

Roni Harnik

Joel Ullom

Jens Koch

Surjeet Rajendran

Krisztian Peters

James Sauls

Fabio Sciarrino

Yoni Kahn

Leonardo Fallani

Caterina Braggio


Organizing Committee:

Fiorella Ruggiu (Erice Center DIrector) 

Pierluigi Campana (INFN PoC for Erice)  

Bianca Giaccone

Caterina Braggio

Stefano Lami 

Roni Harnik 

Lorenzo Maccone 

Claudio Gatti

Leonardo Banchi 

Alberto Quaranta


INFN Secretariat:

Laura Natoli