Our COVID-19 Response


Protecting the Health and Safety of our Employees and Communities
Our employees make Qualcomm’s success possible and their health and safety is our top priority. From the onset of the COVID-19 crisis, our Emergency Operations Team (EOT) implemented a comprehensive response plan covering items such as: hygiene practices, infection-control measures, medical treatment, communication, travel policies, and human resource policies.

Message from our CEO: Qualcomm 2020 Corporate Responsibility Report

By Steve Mollenkopf | Chief Executive Officer, Qualcomm Incorporated

Reimagining what’s possible has been core to our successes throughout our 35-year history, but now, more than ever, we’ve seen the fundamental role wireless technology plays in helping us stay connected. During the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis, with people all over the world working beyond the office, learning beyond the classroom, and experiencing healthcare beyond the traditional doctor’s office, the potential for our technologies, especially 5G, to meet society’s needs has never been more evident.

Qualcomm Releases 2020 Corporate Responsibility Report and Unveils 2025 Targets

Successfully Meets First Milestones on Path to 2030 Corporate Responsibility Vision and Sets Ambitious 2025 Targets
Press Release

SAN DIEGO, February 2, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Qualcomm Incorporated released its 2020 Corporate Responsibility Report today, reporting on the Company’s environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance in 2020.

Smart Agriculture Offers a Path to Zero Hunger and Improved Livelihoods


Despite decades of progress in reducing hunger, the trend has reversed, and the world is not on track to achieve Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 2: Zero Hunger by 2030. According to a 2020 United Nations report, nearly 690 million people—60 million more than in 2015 and an estimated 8.9 percent of the world’s total population—are hungry.

Empowering Students and Educators To Learn and Teach From Virtually Anywhere

How Qualcomm Snapdragon compute platforms offer education solutions for today and tomorrow

There has been a rapid transition in education, from classroom learning for the majority of students to remote learning. This unprecedented shift has revealed many challenges that further expand the homework gap, including lack of access to the devices or connectivity needed to keep pace with today’s methods of learning and teaching.

How 5G Can Transform Education for Remote Learning and Beyond

By Susan M. Armstrong | Senior Vice President of Engineering, Qualcomm

At Qualcomm, our mission is to expand 5G to meet society’s needs and help industries take the next big leap forward. One of the most important sectors that stands to benefit from the promises of this new generation of wireless is education.

Watch: A Conversation on 5G


Axios' Ina Fried hosted a conversation on the potential of 5G and its capacity to disrupt everything from emergency response technology to sports, featuring Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg, Qualcomm President Cristiano Amon, Raleigh Mayor Mary-Ann Baldwin, Qwake Technologies co-founder John Long, and ORBI CEO Iskander Rakhman.

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Qualcomm's C-V2X Delivers Outstanding Performance for Automotive Safety


As automakers and regulators move closer to complete adoption of connected vehicles, and cities and other road owners ambitiously pursue smart and safe transportation, it is important to use a high performance and practical radio technology dedicated to road safety. We at Qualcomm Technologies believe Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything (C-V2X) is the solution going forward.

Play the 5G Card Game


5G is far more than just another mobile generation. It's also one of the biggest, most complex technological challenges of the past decade. This is the world's next great tipping point - when mobile technologies will become as inseperable from our lives as electricity, and as fundamental as the automobile. 5G is a complete paradigm shift.

Think You Know Wireless? Show off your smarts on each of the five wireless generations.

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This Corporate Campus Is Now a Mini Smart City

In San Diego, the telecom giant Qualcomm has turned its sprawling campus into a showcase of the smart city of the future.

By Nate Berg

With 36 buildings, 25,000 employees, and hundreds of acres of land, the San Diego campus of telecommunications giant Qualcomm is almost a city in itself. That made it the perfect testing ground for a suite of new technologies aimed at making spaces and cities smarter. Over the past year, the company has been rolling out new technologies to its buildings, infrastructure, transportation, and security systems that offer a glimpse of how a tech-enabled smart city could operate.


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