Up To Speed: A Verizon podcast
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Up To Speed is a podcast series by Verizon, featuring stories on how technology and the people behind it are building the future.
||CleanHoliday tech with Kris and Katie.||In our final podcast of 2018, Katie Regner sat down with a mysterious gift-giving expert who goes by the name of “Kris.” He took some time out of his very busy holiday schedule to give Katie the scoop on all the hot tech gifts this season.||12/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe story of My Social Canvas.||In this episode, Katie Regner sits down with Lisa Mayer, Founder and CEO of My Social Canvas, a social-impact fashion technology brand on a mission to educate, inspire, and equip the next generation of high school and college girls to design the life...||11/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe gameday experience: A conversation with Kyle Malady and Moon Javaid.||Kyle Malady, Verizon’s Chief Technology Officer, sat down with Moon Javaid, the Vice President of Strategy and Analytics for the San Francisco 49ers. Moon shared a behind the scenes look at some of the work it takes to prepare a stadium for 70,000...||11/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUnidos, we are stronger.||As part of our Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration, Erin McPherson, Vice President of Content and Programming at Verizon, sat down with Bernadette Aulestia, President of Global Distribution at HBO. Bernadette shared some insight into her career and...||10/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Fearless Leader||What does it take to be a fearless leader? "Integrity, passion, and a commitment to serving others," says Chris Baron in her new book, The Fearless Leader. Tami Erwin, EVP of Wireless Operations at Verizon, sat down with Chris in front of a live...||10/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA conversation with Andrew McKechnie||In this episode, you'll get to know Andrew McKechnie, Verizon's Chief Creative Officer, and hear about the vision of 140, Verizon's in-house creative agency. From his personal background growing up on three different continents, to his eclectic...||9/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHans Vestberg sits down with Forest Whitaker||In this episode, Verizon's newly appointed CEO Hans Vestberg talks with actor and social activist Forest Whitaker about his work as founder of the Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative. Focusing on areas of high conflict around the world, the...||7/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDerek Thompson on Living in an Age of Distraction||When everything on the internet and on social media is constantly fighting for your attention, what really makes an impact? That’s what Derek Thompson, Senior Editor at The Atlantic, and author of the National Bestselling book, “Hit Makers: The...||6/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe future of retail.||For a special live-streamed chat, Katie sat down with Tami Erwin, Chief Operations Officer for Verizon Wireless, and Shelly Palmer, author, strategic adviser, and LinkedIn’s Number One Voice in Technology for 2017. They discussed how the key to...||6/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHugh Evans on Ending Global Poverty||In a recent fireside chat at Verizon's Technology Symposium, Global Network & Technology Leader, Hans Vestberg sat down with Global Citizen's Co-Founder and CEO, Hugh Evans to discuss how technology, connectivity, education and people can change...||5/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSports in the Digital World||Why is it one of the best times in sports history to be a fan? How will virtual and augmented reality change the sports landscape? Larry Bird or Magic Johnson? These are just a few of the questions Geoff Reiss of Yahoo Sports answered when he sat down..||5/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat you need to know about privacy||Privacy has taken center stage recently - from giving customers the ability to choose what's best for them to how rules should be applied across the entire ecosystem. Marie McGehee sat down with Verizon's chief privacy officer, Karen Zacharia to...||4/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanVerizon Untethered: A fireside chat with Lowell McAdam and Ivan Seidenberg||Listen in on a fireside chat between current Verizon Chairman and CEO, Lowell McAdam, and Ivan Seidenberg, Verizon’s former Chairman and CEO. Ivan just released his new book, Verizon Untethered: An Insider’s Story of Innovation and Disruption,...||4/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA conversation with MAKERS filmmaker Dyllan McGee||Dyllan McGee set out to make a documentary on Gloria Steinem. Instead, she ended up pioneering a digital-first approach to the documentary genre, telling the stories of countless inspiring and groundbreaking women, and kickstarting a feminist media...||3/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPowerful Women in Tech: Meet Rima Qureshi||As part of Women's History Month, Verizon's Chief Strategy Officer Rima Qureshi sits down with Marie McGehee to share her story. Their wide-ranging conversation covers Rima’s family’s emigration from Pakistan to Canada, the pressure to conform to...||3/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSo, what is 5G?||You've heard it in the news. You've seen it in tweets and posts. Is 5G just another buzzword? Not at all - it's revolutionizing the way we think about wireless technology, and is nothing short of the foundation for the 4th industrial revolution. From...||2/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCelebrating Black History Month with Marc Morial||"I like to think that the best of America is not in our past. The best of America is in our future." That's what Marc Morial, President and CEO of the National Urban League, said to a live audience at Verizon's 2018 Black History Month event in...||2/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanParenting in the Digital World||How much screen time is too much screen time? When should kids get their first smartphone? Are you guilty of “sharenting?” If you’re raising a kid in the digital world, this podcast is for you. Katie talks with Stephen Balkam, Founder and CEO of..||1/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA conversation with Diego Scotti||“Marketing and diversity are so intrinsically connected because you have to be effective at connecting with consumers,” Diego Scotti, Chief Marketing Officer at Verizon, says in his conversation with Marie McGehee. They chatted about Verizon’s...||12/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA conversation with Hans Vestberg||He's lived in seven countries, and he speaks five languages. Now he's Verizon's Global Network and Technology Leader. Marie McGehee sat down with Hans Vestberg to discuss his vision for a connected world, 5G, and the role Verizon will play in leading...||10/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSmart Communities||Imagine city streets that can tell you where all the available parking spots are...this is already happening today in smart cities. In this episode, Jeremy sits down with Lani Ingram, who leads the Smart Communities team at Verizon. From start-ups at...||10/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanData Breach Investigations||From a phishing attack at a water supply facility that left a community with contaminated water, to a cyber breach at a university that got final exams cancelled. Sravya sits down with Bryan Sartin and Alex Schlager to discuss real-life cyber crimes...||10/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Digital Divide in America||In a time of increased connectivity and smarter devices, millions of children in schools across the country are being left behind with aging technology. Jeremy hosts a discussion between Rose Stuckey Kirk, Chief Corporate Social Responsibility Officer..||9/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Internet of Things||What does it mean when everything is connected? It means smarter and faster work in every industry. It means safer streets for pedestrians. It means a soccer ball can provide electricity to a household without it. Sravya talks to Mark Bartolomeo, VP...||9/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy am I so often the only woman in the room?||Sravya sits down with Martha Delehanty and Judy Spitz to discuss the gender gap in the tech industry, and what companies and schools can do to get more women in the tech workforce. Martha leads HR Operations at Verizon, and Judy (former Verizon CIO)...||9/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFiber Optics||Imagine a bundle of hair-thin, super-pure glass fibers transmitting 1 million gigabits of data in a single second. Sounds like sci-fi? It’s real. Fiber is the cable for the future, and fiber is here. Take a listen to learn more about fiber’s...||9/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanVirtual Reality and Augmented Reality||You’re sitting courtside at the big game. Press a button, and now you’re diving underwater in the Caribbean… all from the comfort of your living room. Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality offer immersive experiences like we’ve never seen...||9/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Love this podcast.
It’s very informative and entertaining.
Please upload more frequently 😉👍
I really enjoyed the Yahoo Sports episode!
I work here!
I have been saying that Verizon needs a Podcast for YEARS!!! This is my thing! How do I get involved?! I want to come help you guys, this is my PASSION!