June 08, 2017

Accenture Joins Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP) to Help Shape Ecosystem Focused on Making Pervasive Networks a Reality

LONDON; Jun. 8, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has joined the Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP) as a silver member. 
June 08, 2017

Accenture Launches Liquid Studio in Helsinki to Help Clients Accelerate Digital Transformation

HELSINKI; June 8, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has opened a new Liquid Studio in Helsinki to help clients accelerate innovation and become built for change by applying new skills, technologies and ways of working. Located at Aleksanterinkatu 46 A in the heart of Helsinki, the Liquid Studio helps clients experiment with disruptive technologies and services that have the ability to transform their operations and customer experiences.
June 08, 2017

Health Organizations Must Embrace Digital Advancements to Scale Health Expertise and Empower Customer Experiences, Says Accenture Technology Vision Report

AUSTIN, Texas; June 8, 2017 – Leading healthcare organizations must embrace advances in artificial intelligence (AI), digital ecosystems and other technologies to empower consumer experiences and scale health expertise to meet changing demand, according to a report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) presented today at the annual America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) Institute & Expo in Austin.
June 08, 2017

Vattenfall Collaborates with Accenture to Deliver Human Resources Transformation Project

STOCKHOLM; June 8, 2017 – Vattenfall, one of Europe’s largest electricity and heat retailers and producers, has awarded Accenture (NYSE:ACN) a five-year agreement to digitally transform its human resources (HR) function, including deployment of a new platform and delivery of end-to-end HR services.
June 07, 2017

Accenture Ventures Leader Selected as Jury Member for 64th Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity

NEW YORK; June 7, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced that Cannes Lions has named Jitendra Kavathekar, managing director of Accenture Ventures’ Open Innovation group, as a jury member for Lions Innovation, part of the 2017 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity taking place June 17-24. The two day Lions Innovation program explores how data and technology can act as catalysts and enable creativity, connecting start-ups with revolutionary ideas and major technology providers with game-changing products. 
June 07, 2017

Accenture to Acquire Phase One, Further Enhancing Its Salesforce Capabilities and Client Innovation in the Cloud for Federal Market

ARLINGTON, VA; June 7, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire Phase One Consulting Group, Inc., a privately held Alexandria, Virginia-based company specializing in modernization and digital transformation for the federal market. Phase One is a leader in delivering high-impact Salesforce solutions that help transform government. Once the acquisition is complete, the Phase One team will join Accenture Federal Services. 
June 06, 2017

Accenture Helps Transavia Enhance the Travel Experience and Improve Customer Loyalty

AMSTERDAM and LAS VEGAS; June 6, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been selected by Transavia – the low-cost airline of the Air France-KLM Group – to help further develop and realize its vision of enhancing the customer’s travel experience and improving customer loyalty through digital technologies. 
June 06, 2017

Accenture to Host Conference Call Thursday, June 22, to Discuss Third-Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Results

NEW YORK; June 6, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, June 22, to discuss its third-quarter fiscal year 2017 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.
June 06, 2017

Accenture Appoints Emma McGuigan as Group Technology Officer of Its Communications, Media & Technology Operating Group

LONDON; June 6, 2017 – Accenture has appointed Emma McGuigan as group technology officer of its Communications, Media & Technology (CMT) operating group, effectively immediately, responsible for leading the group’s technology agenda globally.
June 06, 2017

Refiners Set to Increase Spending on Digital Technologies to Drive Down Operational Costs, Though Digital Not a Top Investment Priority, According to Research from Accenture

NEW YORK; June 6, 2017 – Nearly two-thirds of refiners plan to increase their investments in digital technologies over the next three to five years, although digital is not one of the top plant investment areas for refiners today, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).