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STEM Education

Supporting STEM Education.

Science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education is essential for invention and as a company of inventors, Qualcomm is always pushing the envelope of what’s possible in technology. We’re continually paving the way for the devices, applications, services and business models of tomorrow. Innovation is critical not just for our business to thrive but also for the advancement of our industry and society as a whole. Qualcomm is committed to supporting STEM education from grade school through graduate school and inspiring greater diversity in STEM fields.


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Narrowing the Digital Education Gap and Expanding the STEM Pipeline
This ongoing blog series features articles written by a few of the speakers we’re looking forward to seeing at the 2016 Net Impact Conference.  Erin is Lead for Qualcomm’s Thinkabit Lab & Women Enhancing Technology Programs. She will be speaking at the "EdTech: More than Just Hype?" session on November 4th....
Oct 25, 2016 1:05 PM ET
How I Became a Techie: Hugo Romero
“If you’re going to be in this field, you always need to want to make the world better.” — Hugo Romero My earliest memory of using technology was when I was around 5 years old. I lived in Mexicali, Mexico, a border town. I was playing with the TV and accidentally picked up a station from Yuma, Arizona. I figured out that if I put the antenna in a certain position, I...
Oct 3, 2016 1:00 PM ET
In the Company of Makers
  By Susie Armstrong The increasing need in the U.S. to have more people prepared for STEM careers is alarming. The economy is producing more high skilled jobs than there are high skilled workers available to fill them. In fact, there could be as many as 2.4 million unfilled STEM jobs in the United States by 2018. This lack of STEM expertise...
Sep 14, 2016 3:00 PM ET
Qualcomm Expands its Role with FIRST. New FIRST Tech Challenge Game Announced. [Video]
Watching the youth participants at a recent FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) event, I cannot help but feel inspired. The girls and boys, ranging in age from 6-18, are all smiles, whether they are listening intently to Qualcomm volunteer mentors or skillfully maneuvering robots of all sizes inside their...
Sep 13, 2016 3:15 PM ET
Qualcomm and Virginia Tech Open Thinkabit Lab in National Capital Region to Bring Hands-On STEM Learning to Students and Training to Teachers
SAN DIEGO, September 6, 2016 /3BL Media/ -- Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) and ...
Sep 8, 2016 5:00 PM ET