Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) is a world leader in 3G, 4G and next-generation wireless technologies. Our ideas and inventions have driven the evolution of wireless communications, connecting people more closely to information, entertainment and each other. Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, is the world’s largest fabless semiconductor producer and the largest provider of wireless chipset and software technology, which powers a large portion of the wireless devices commercially available today.
Our technologies are powering the convergence of mobile communications and consumer electronics, making wireless devices and services more personal, affordable and accessible to people everywhere. We are redeﬁning the experience of wireless mobility by applying our unmatched legacy of wireless innovation to enable new generations of increasingly powerful cell phones, smartphones, computers and consumer electronics devices. As a result, 3G and 4G wireless connectivity can be found in an ever-wider range of products and services.
Qualcomm’s robust patent portfolio includes thousands of U.S. and international patents on many of the most important inventions in wireless and related technologies. Today, we license nearly our entire patent portfolio to more than 275 manufacturers worldwide. Our business model has created a pro-competitive, pro-innovation value chain of global scale – of which the ultimate beneﬁciaries are consumers.
Julie Garcia Welch, Vice President, Government Affairs, Southeast Asia, Taiwan & Pacific
Nam Thieu, Senior Director, Business Development, Vietnam, Cambodia and Lao