Qualcomm Incorporated, through its investment arm, Qualcomm Ventures, is an active investor in early stage companies here in San Diego and throughout the world. Our focus is to find and invest in companies that can have a positive impact on Qualcomm’s core businesses and to help build and expand the wireless ecosystem.
Investment And Acquisition History With EvoNexus
Qualcomm Ventures works closely with the EvoNexus team to help find and evaluate the most promising technology companies in Southern California. So far, Qualcomm has invested in 6 EvoNexus ventures and acquired 2. Startups admitted to the EvoNexus incubator will automatically be considered for the Qualcomm@EvoNexus program.
While our main focus is on wireless technologies we are passionate about these adjacent technologies as well:
- Gig LTE & 5G
- AI (Machine Learning / Deep Learning)
- Connected Health
- Cloud Hyperscale Data Centers
- Hardware and Cyber Secuirty
- XR (AR/VR)
- Mobile Computing
Qualcomm Success Stories
Qualcomm’s technologies powered the smartphone revolution and connected billions of people. We pioneered 3G and 4G – and now we are leading the way to 5G and a new era of intelligent, connected devices. Our products are revolutionizing industries, including automotive, computing, IoT, healthcare and data center, and are allowing millions of devices to connect with each other in ways never before imagined. Qualcomm Incorporated includes our licensing business, QTL, and the vast majority of our patent portfolio. Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, operates, along with its subsidiaries, all of our engineering, research and development functions, and all of our products and services businesses, including, our QCT semiconductor business. For more information, visit Qualcomm’s website, OnQ blog, Twitter and Facebook pages.