Jeffery Torrance

Vice President, Qualcomm

Dr. Jeffery Torrance serves as the vice president of business development for Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., where he is responsible for the Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) business. He has more than 20 years of experience spanning across consulting, investor relations, and business management and development.

He began his career at IBM, and later worked at PA Consulting where he analyzed, developed and co-authored strategic recommendations for blue chip-clients. In 1999, he co-founded UbiNetics, a pioneering 3G technology company, where he become senior vice president and business unit manager of volume product technology. Before joining Qualcomm, Jeff served as vice president of investor relations and corporate development at CSR, where – based in the Bay Area – he led the company’s strategic transformation to grow outside the mobile handset. He moved to Qualcomm following the Company’s acquisition of CSR.

Wednesday, April 17
9:00 am - 10:30 am • Plenary Session: The 5G City- Facilitating Work, Life, Equity and Sustainability
Keynote Address: Circular Data - Improving Economic Growth, Resilience and Mobility through City Data Sharing                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Plenary Session:  The 5G City- Facilitating Work, Life, Equity and Sustainability - In this fireside chat, listen in as corporate leaders debate the impacts of city-wide 5G networks on quality of life, the environment, and economic growth. Speakers will differentiate between the hype and the reality, and will identify the challenges and risks today and those anticipated in the future.