May 31, 2005SAN DIEGO
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Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), pioneer and world leader of Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) digital wireless technology, today announced new additions to its impressive roster of speakers and its full line-up of more than 90 sponsors and exhibitors for the BREW 2005 Conference. Now in its fifth year, the annual conference is once again sold out with more than 2,200 people registered to attend. BREW 2005 will take place June 1-3 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego. Qualcomm also announced the addition of two new high-profile speakers to its impressive roster of industry experts - Ian Clarke, head of Group Devices for O2 plc., a top European operator; and John Batter, general manager of EA Mobile and vice president of Electronic Arts, the world's leading game publisher.
Clarke and Batter will speak back to back in the BREW 2005 General Session on Friday, June 3 beginning at 10:20 a.m. Clarke will present “Device DNA - the Core of a Great Customer Experience,” with Batter following with his speech entitled “Why Mobile Matters - EA's John Batter Speaks Out About Gaming's Next Frontier.” Previously announced keynote speakers include Dr. Paul E. Jacobs, CEO-elect of Qualcomm Incorporated and Peter Adderton, founder and CEO of AMP'd Mobile.
“We're extremely excited about the line up of notable industry speakers at this year's BREW conference, especially with the addition of two exceptional speakers discussing two notable markets - Ian Clarke giving the European perspective and John Batter from the popular gaming arena,” said Peggy Johnson, president of Qualcomm Internet Services. “This year's conference theme - 'BREW for More' - appropriately captures what we envision for this conference, a place to showcase new technologies, innovations and the results of strong collaboration and support we've seen from the BREW community during the past year.”
BREW for More
The BREW 2005 Partner Pavilion features more than 70 exhibitors, including BREW handset manufacturers, publishers and developers, demonstrating the latest BREW applications and services. In total, more than 90 companies are participating in the BREW 2005 Conference as either sponsors or exhibitors in the Partner Pavilion, including the following:
JAMDAT Mobile Inc.
Rocket Mobile, Inc.
Net Café Sponsor:
Bottled Water Sponsor:
Engineering Support Lab Sponsor:
BREW Developer Awards Sponsor:
Cappuccino Cart Sponsor:
Luggage Tag Sponsor:
Conference Notebook Sponsor:
Conference Pen Sponsor:
Game Developer Magazine
RCR Wireless News
3D Digital Desktop
Beijing Flashow Media Company
Four Corners Development Group
Global Security Design
ILink Group Limited
LG Electronics MobileComm
M7 Networks, Inc.
Networks in Motion
Sichuan Great Wall Software Technology
Tele Atlas North America
For more information on the BREW 2005 Conference, please visit www.brew2005.com.
Qualcomm's BREW solution is designed to meet the distinct and varied needs of wireless operators, handset manufacturers, publishers, developers and end users around the world. BREW products and services include: an open, extensible client platform that supports robust systems and application software including personalized and branded user interfaces for mass market devices; a J2EE™-based, modular delivery system that enables the distribution of content, applications and user interfaces to wireless devices across all air interfaces; a dedicated professional services team that supports the integration of customized implementations; and the wireless industry's first global marketplace to support the monetization of applications and services developed in all programming languages. The BREW solution can make the wireless visions of innovative companies a reality.
Qualcomm Incorporated (www.qualcomm.com) is a leader in developing and delivering innovative digital wireless communications products and services based on the Company's CDMA digital technology. Headquartered in San Diego, Calif., Qualcomm is included in the S&P 500 Index and is a 2005 FORTUNE 500® company traded on The Nasdaq Stock Market® under the ticker symbol QCOM.
Except for the historical information contained herein, this news release contains forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties, including the extent and speed to which the BREW solution is adopted and deployed, change in economic conditions of the various markets the Company serves, as well as the other risks detailed from time to time in the Company's SEC reports, including the report on Form 10-K for the year ended September 26, 2004, and most recent Form 10-Q.