Responsible Business

Responsible Business

We integrate responsible and sustainable practices in every aspect of our organization.

Our products are created in ways that do not harm individuals, communities, or the environment. We continually look for ways to conserve water, minimize energy consumption, lower emissions, and reduce waste. Because privacy and security are critical for success in the wireless industry, we constantly seek to promote data protection across the mobile ecosystem.



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Addressing the Climate Crisis and Reducing Our Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions
We use different methods to drive investment in emissions reduction activities. These include: Internal finance mechanisms: Qualcomm's focuses on energy efficiency, and the positive financial analysis makes a strong case for our investments. Compliance with regulatory standards: Qualcomm has complied with California's Renewable Portfolio...
Apr 16, 2021 11:00 AM ET
Teaming With Suppliers to Advance our Sustainability Goals
Achieving meaningful corporate responsibility requires us to include our suppliers in our efforts. For our fabless semiconductor business, we work closely with the semiconductor foundry and assembly suppliers that manufacture our products. We monitor their processes and materials and continually work to make our products as corporate responsibility as economically and technically feasible. We...
Apr 14, 2021 10:30 AM ET
Who's Responsible for Corporate Responsibility at Qualcomm? Everyone.
Who’s responsible for Corporate Responsibility at Qualcomm? Everyone. We’ve integrated corporate responsibility throughout our Company, from our daily operations to our executive leadership and our Board of Directors (the “Board”). Our governance structure exists to facilitate accountability, transparency and the ongoing improvement of our programs. The Governance Committee of the Board...
Apr 8, 2021 10:00 AM ET
Addressing the Climate Crisis
In 2020, we saw a shift in the climate change conversation: the link between climate risk and a company's long-term success came to the forefront and the transition to a low-carbon economy became more important than ever. While we have been committed to minimizing our impact on the planet for many years, we renewed our commitment in 2020 by voluntarily disclosing under the Task Force on...
Apr 5, 2021 2:00 PM ET
Episode 46: Talking Women in AI with MIT Technology Review [podcast]
What makes women critical to the successful adoption of AI? What are some of the AI breakthroughs that have been driven by women? And how are academic institutions and industry working together to promote more women in AI? Qualcomm SVP of Engineering Susie Armstrong recently joined MIT Technology Review for a conversation discussing all of this and more. For a special edition of The...
Mar 31, 2021 10:30 AM ET