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Intelligent Connectivity. It’s What’s Next.

Laurie Yoler (Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.)
Foundations
Location: Festival Pavilion
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It may seem like the whole world is connected, but the revolution has only just begun. Qualcomm SVP of business development Laurie Yoler will discuss how intelligent connectivity will transform industries like education, health care, transportation, smart cities, and more. She’ll provide insights about inventing at scale, and the profound challenges — and opportunities ahead.

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Laurie Yoler

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Laurie Yoler has been Senior Vice President of Business Development at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. since March 6, 2013. Yoler was Partner and Managing Director of GrowthPoint Technology Partners, LLC. She has been helping emerging technology companies grow for over twenty five years as an executive, advisor, investor and board member. She has served on the boards of public companies, private companies, and non-profit organizations. Most recently, Yoler served as chief development officer at Intellectual Ventures, exploring invention and investment opportunities in a wide variety of technology areas ranging from software, user interface design, semiconductors, electronic devices, consumer products, lasers, biotechnology and medical devices.

Yoler graduated summa cum laude from Washington State University with a B.A. in management information systems. She also completed a year abroad in the international business program at the University of Copenhagen. She completed executive management programs at both Kellogg and INSEAD.