Industry Leaders Series Presents...

 

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Bill Davidson
SVP, Global Marketing and Investor Relations, Qualcomm



The Future is an Internet of Everything



Wireless has become the largest technology platform in human history and Qualcomm is the world leader in the development of the underlying technologies that enable next-generation mobile devices and experiences. As it celebrates its 25th anniversary, San Diego-based Qualcomm continues to drive the evolution of wireless worldwide and accelerate mobile growth and progress by pioneering exciting new solutions that are redefining what is possible in mobile.

This session highlights Qualcomm’s vision for an “Internet of Everything” and what the Company is doing now to make vision of a totally connected world possible. Among the topics and trends expected to be covered are augmented reality, mobile social networking and recommendations, opportunities in emerging markets, wireless health, Qualcomm’s breakthrough screen display technology, advanced network topology and of course, next-generation wireless air interfaces.

Come learn how Qualcomm is opening up new possibilities for the wireless ecosystem and helping to transform the way people everywhere live, learn, work and play.

FEATURED SPEAKER:
Bill Davidson
Senior Vice President Global Marketing and Investor Relations,
Qualcomm
Mr. Davidson spearheads Qualcomm’s marketing and public relations efforts worldwide and is the primary liaison with the investment community and Qualcomm shareholders. Previously, Mr. Davidson served as vice president of carrier relations for Qualcomm Internet Services (QIS) and worked closely with wireless service providers throughout the world to establish business opportunities based on Qualcomm’s wireless data technology and service offerings.

Prior to joining Qualcomm, Mr. Davidson served as senior vice president of corporate affairs and carrier relations at Aether Systems, where he acted as a liaison between the company and wireless carriers, negotiated network carrier contracts and formed joint marketing agreements. During his tenure at Aether Systems, Mr. Davidson worked closely with financial and industry analysts, and was the principal company spokesperson for investor conferences and analyst briefings.

Mr. Davidson has more than 20 years of telecommunications industry experience in the areas of technical sales, marketing and general management. He spent 13 years at Bell Atlantic that included substantial experience within the wireline business at New Jersey Bell, and subsequently served as vice president of wireless data sales and marketing for Bell Atlantic Mobile. Mr. Davidson's experience also includes serving as vice president of commercial sales operations for GE Capital's telecommunications financial services division.

DATE:

October 21st, 2010

TIME:
5:00PM Registration/ Networking/ Appetizers & Cocktail Hour
6:00PM Event Begins
7:30PM Event Ends

COST:

Pre-Registration: (Please Pre-Register by noon 10/20/10)
$10 - CommNexus Sponsor
$20 - Non-Sponsor
FREE -  Mentor Sponsor

At the Door:
$20 - CommNexus Sponsor
$30 - Non-Sponsor
FREE -  Mentor Sponsor

Students, Military & Press: FREE

LOCATION:



Qualcomm Headquarters - Building N
5775 Morehouse Drive
San Diego CA 92121


PARKING:
Garage A
Questions? Contact Bailey Cunning at bcunning@commnexus.org

Date:

Thursday, October 21, 2010
5:00PM-7:30PM
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Location:

5775 Morehouse Drive San Diego CA 92121