i4j Interview: Irwin Jacobs
i4j Executive Advisory Board, Platinum Sponsor
Founding Chairman and CEO Emeritus of Qualcomm.
Recorded at the i4j Summit, March 18-19 2013
We are today not able to fill the high tech jobs. We don’t train enough students in science, technology, engineering and math. … We provided high schools with smartphones. One teacher had one class with phones and one without. In the class with the phones 100% of the kids passed the state exam in algebra. In the one without only two thirds.