March 25, 2019

State Government Leaders Face Big Challenges in the Public-Sector Workforce, According to Report from NASCA, Accenture and NEOGOV

ARLINGTON, Va; March 25, 2019 – U.S. state governments face growing challenges attracting, building and retaining critically important talent and workforce skills, according to new research from the National Association of State Chief Administrators (NASCA) in collaboration with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and NEOGOV.
March 20, 2019

Changing Investor Demographics, New Industry Players and Rise of Digital Tools Causing Fundamental Shift in Wealth Management, According to Report from IIROC and Accenture

TORONTO; March 20, 2019 – Powerful investor segments, including women and millennials; newer industry players; and new digital tools and financial technologies are changing how Canadian investors consume advice and services and how they prefer to interact with wealth management services providers, according to a new report published by the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) in collaboration with Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
March 15, 2019

Accenture Interactive Expands Digital Marketing Services in the Netherlands by Acquiring Storm Digital

AMSTERDAM; March, 15, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has acquired Storm Digital, a full service digital marketing agency specializing in search, social and programmatic advertising services that transforms customer experiences through strategic, technological, analytical and creative solutions. 
March 14, 2019

Six in Ten Consumers Willing to Share Significant Personal Data with Banks and Insurers in Exchange for Lower Pricing, Accenture Study Finds

LONDON, NEW YORK and HONG KONG; March 14, 2019 – Nearly six in ten consumers would be willing to share significant personal information, such as location data and lifestyle information, with their bank and insurer in exchange for lower pricing on products and services, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
March 12, 2019

Accenture to Host Conference Call Thursday, Mar. 28, to Discuss Second-Quarter Fiscal Year 2019 Results

NEW YORK; Mar. 12, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Mar. 28, to discuss its second-quarter fiscal year 2019 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.
March 12, 2019

JAL Works with Accenture to Pilot Artificial Intelligence-Enhanced Airport Service

TOKYO; March 12, 2019 – Japan Airlines (JAL) is working with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) on a new service that applies artificial intelligence (AI) to answer passenger requests at the airline’s check-in counters. The service assesses what check-in counter agents are saying to passengers and then pushes relevant information to the agents’ tablets in near real-time, which includes additional relevant information tailored to the individual’s journey. JAL and Accenture are piloting the AI-enhanced service at its international check-in counters at Narita Airport and Haneda Airport starting today.
March 11, 2019

Accenture Recognized as Leader in Inaugural IDC MarketScape Report for Worldwide ITSM Implementation Services

NEW YORK, Mar. 11, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized in the first ever IDC MarketScape: Worldwide IT Service Management (ITSM) Implementation Services 2019 Vendor Assessment (doc # US44806818, February 2019). According to IDC MarketScape’s assessment, Accenture is a leader when it comes to Strategies and Capabilities.
March 08, 2019

Accenture Interactive Recognized as IBM Watson Customer Engagement Partner of the Year 2019

NEW YORK; March 8, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized by IBM as a top-performing global partner at the 2019 IBM Beacon Awards ceremony, held recently in San Francisco. For the second year in a row, Accenture Interactive was recognized as the IBM Watson Customer Engagement Partner of the Year.
March 08, 2019

Accenture’s Caroline Gayle Named 2019’s Mentor of the Year by Women in Communications and Technology

TORONTO; March 8, 2019 – Accenture managing director Caroline Gayle has been named 2019’s Mentor of the Year by Women in Communications and Technology (WCT).
March 07, 2019

Accenture Security Introduces Identity Management Capability Powered by Artificial Intelligence to Transform the Way User Access Privileges Are Managed, Monitored and Controlled

NEW YORK; March 7, 2019 – With the growing volume of access rights to administer across thousands of employees and applications, many large organizations are struggling to manage and secure the fluid nature of user privileges. In response, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has introduced a next-generation digital identity and access management (IAM) capability to help organizations reduce the risk and costs associated with the over-provisioning of accounts tied to a user's identity.