Powerful Answers

Technology inspires us to uncover the unlimited opportunities it has to offer. We’re working on our own and with partners to develop technological solutions that tackle issues in education, healthcare and energy. The result: Powerful Answers to the world’s toughest challenges.

 

Healthcare

We develop technology solutions that improve the quality of and access to healthcare for people worldwide.

REACHING THOSE WHO NEED IT THE MOST 

Using cloud technology and telemedicine, Verizon innovators are helping doctors care for patients remotely. So a child has every chance in the world, no matter where he or she lives.

SEIZING OPPORTUNITY IN THE "GOLDEN HOUR"

Verizon and InMotion Technology deliver real-time data to emergency responders through mobile technology. With improved response times and patient outcomes, the difference is between life and death.

Education

80 percent of jobs in the next decade will require technology skills. That’s why Verizon is inspiring young children to get involved with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and build a brighter future. Over the next three years, Verizon is committed to reducing educational disparities in underserved communities by investing up to $100 million in technology-enabled learning.

Teacher Tech

TEACHER TECHNOLOGY PROPELS STUDENT LEARNING 

Verizon's Innovative Learning Schools program is helping teachers use mobile technology in the classroom to engage students and drive positive educational outcomes. 

 

ROBOTS REMOVE EDUCATIONAL BARRIERS

Telepresence robots with on-the-go video allow students with extended illness, disabilities, injuries or even those in distant locations to attend school remotely. 

Sustainability

Our sustainability solutions help people, businesses and communities reduce their environmental footprint.

FUTURISTIC CITIES BECOME A REALITY

Intelligent buildings in Charlotte, North Carolina can monitor their own energy consumption. With Verizon's 4G LTE network, businesses and individuals receive real-time alerts helping them gauge and reduce their energy usage.

WIRELESS FARMING MAXIMIZES CROP YIELDS

Verizon-powered wireless sensors stream environmental data to farmers, helping them conserve water and energy for greener, more robust harvests.

Women in Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)

Girls are less involved in pursuing STEM education and careers than boys. Women hold fewer than 25 percent of our country’s STEM jobs. Verizon is working with Makers to change that statistic with an Inspire Her Mind campaign.

MAKE WAY FOR VERIZON'S FIRST GRADUATING CLASS FROM GIRLS WHO CODE

This summer, while many kids were enjoying their time off from school, 40 girls from South Florida High School were working hard — learning how to code, and more.

ARE GIRLS BETTER AT PLAYING HOUSE OR BUILDING ONE?

Not enough girls are encouraged to pursue their love of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). But, there are actions we can take to reverse the trend.

SMART STUDENTS. SMART TECHNOLOGY. BRIGHT FUTURES.

We’re working with more than 200 teachers in 24 schools. Our goal: to provide the training they need to more effectively integrate mobile technology into their classrooms to help students thrive.

Public Safety

Verizon technology provides firefighters, police officers and other public safety personnel with the solutions they need to stay safe while protecting the people and communities they serve.

BIONIC VISION: THE FUTURE OF FIREFIGHTING

Golden-i wireless application allows firefighters to find survivors faster, navigate dangerous environments and monitor the vitals of distressed team members.