July 26, 2019

Six Deep Tech Startups Win Accenture Ventures ‘Applied Intelligence’ Challenge 2019

MUMBAI, India; July 26, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has announced the winners of the second annual Accenture Ventures Challenge in India, which this year recognizes deep tech growth-stage Indian startups with the most innovative business-to-business (B2B) use cases in five categories related to Applied Intelligence: artificial intelligence (AI), data, analytics, automation, and industrial AI.
July 23, 2019

Accenture Named a Leader in Gartner’s Inaugural Magic Quadrant for Oracle Cloud Applications Services, Worldwide

NEW YORK; July 23, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader in Gartner’s 2019 “Magic Quadrant for Oracle Cloud Applications Services, Worldwide [1]” and is positioned highest for its ability to execute. This is the first time that Gartner has published a report, “support[ing] sourcing, procurement and vendor management leaders in their Oracle Cloud Applications [OCA] service vendor selection.”
 
July 17, 2019

Accenture Interactive and Cannes Lions Extend Exclusive 2019 Festival Content to Entire Creative Industry

New York; July 17, 2019 – For the first time in the festival’s history, Cannes Lions and Accenture Interactive, the Experience Agency, announce the release of exclusive festival content in the form of the 2019 Digital Doggy Bag to the entire creative industry. Given the popularity of the Digital Doggy Bag’s ‘Week in Review’, which has already accumulated 22,000 views, Cannes Lions and Accenture Interactive are now sharing the key insights and takeaways from the 66th annual Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity for everybody to enjoy.
July 16, 2019

The Louvre Revamps Its Digital Strategy with Help from Accenture Interactive to Further Enrich Visitor Experience

PARIS; July 16, 2019 – The Louvre, which hosts more than 10 million visitors annually, is revamping its digital strategy with the help of Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The initiative demonstrates the Louvre’s ongoing commitment to enhance the way it welcomes visitors and promotes its collections through a complete review of the museum experience for the general public, academics, scientists, researchers and employees of the museum.
July 10, 2019

Accenture Extends Commitment to Chicago Market with Expansion of Innovation Hub and Addition of 600 Tech Jobs in Renamed Accenture Tower

CHICAGO; July 10, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), in conjunction with Illinois Governor JB Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, today announced that it is increasing its presence in Chicago by expanding its Chicago Innovation Hub, adding 600 highly-skilled tech jobs and growing its apprenticeship program.
July 10, 2019

Accenture Named a Leader by Gartner in Magic Quadrant for SAP S/4HANA® Application Services, Worldwide Magic Quadrant

NEW YORK; July 10, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader and positioned highest in ability to execute in Gartner’s 2019 “Magic Quadrant for SAP S/4HANA® Application Services, Worldwide.”1
July 03, 2019

Accenture Opens Advanced Technology Center in Alicante, Spain

ALICANTE, Spain; July 3, 2019 – To deliver innovative technologies to clients, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today opened a new Advanced Technology Center in Alicante, Spain. The opening ceremony will be attended by the President of the Valencian Government, Ximo Puig, and the Mayor of Alicante, Luis Barcalá.
July 01, 2019

Accenture Awarded Second U.S. Patent for Quantum Computing

NEW YORK; July 1, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been granted a US patent for a “quantum computing machine learning module” that trains artificial intelligence (AI) models to determine when and how computational tasks would be best handled by quantum computing versus classical computing methods, and route them to the appropriate option. In doing so, it could help organizations understand where quantum computing can have the most impact within their businesses, and when classical computing may still be the best option for a given task.
June 27, 2019

Accenture and Mujin Collaborate to Help Clients Accelerate Digital Transformation in the Logistics Industry

TOKYO; June 27, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Mujin, an intelligent industrial robot controller manufacturer, announced they are working together to deliver end-to-end intelligent service that uses artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics to help accelerate digital transformation in the logistics industry.