Accenture Helps Metro de Madrid Balance Energy Efficiency and Passenger Comfort with AI-Based Self-Learning Ventilation System

MADRID; Feb. 19, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has helped Metro de Madrid develop and implement a self-learning AI-based ventilation system that mini­mizes energy costs and emissions and ensures high air quali­ty in metro stations and commuters’ comfort.
February 19, 2019

Accenture, Qualcomm and Kellogg Company Create and Pilot Virtual Reality Merchandising Solution to Transform Brand and Retail Strategy

NEW YORK; Feb. 14, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NYSE: QCOM) and Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) have collaborated to develop and pilot a solution that embeds eye tracking technology in a mobile virtual reality (VR) headset to reinvent how brands and retailers gather critical consumer data and perform market research.
February 14, 2019

Accenture Names Athina Kanioura as Chief Analytics Officer and Global Lead of Accenture Applied Intelligence

NEW YORK; Feb. 13, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Dr. Athina Kanioura chief analytics officer and global lead of Accenture Applied Intelligence, effective immediately. Dr. Kanioura succeeds Narendra Mulani who will retire from the company.
February 13, 2019

Emerging “Post-Digital” World Provides New Opportunities for Businesses to Deliver Personalized Realities and Experiences, According to Accenture Technology Vision 2019

NEW YORK; Feb. 7, 2019 – The enterprise is entering a new “post-digital” era, where success will be based on an organization’s ability to master a set of new technologies that can deliver personalized realities and experiences for customers, employees and business partners, according to Accenture Technology Vision 2019, the annual report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) that predicts key technology trends that will redefine businesses over the next three years.
February 07, 2019

Accenture Opens Flagship Innovation Hub in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO; Feb. 6, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today opened a flagship innovation hub in San Francisco’s iconic Salesforce Tower. The hub is a state-of-the-art destination where clients work side-by-side with Accenture teams to rapidly ideate, prototype and scale innovative products and services for the digital economy.
February 06, 2019

Accenture to Launch Applied Intelligence Studio in South Africa for Mining

JOHANNESBURG; Feb. 5, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has announced plans to launch a new Applied Intelligence Studio for Mining in Johannesburg. The studio will apply the latest in data science and artificial intelligence technologies with new data sources for real-time co-creation of innovative digital solutions that can help mining companies solve some of their hardest analytical problems. It is expected to open in February 2019.
February 05, 2019

New Accenture Microsoft Business Group Will Empower Enterprises to Thrive in the Era of Digital Disruption

NEW YORK and REDMOND, WA; Feb. 4, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Microsoft Corp., in conjunction with their joint venture Avanade, today announced the launch of the Accenture Microsoft Business Group. The new group elevates a longstanding strategic alliance, expanding combined service capabilities, global scale and joint solution development to help clients overcome disruption and lead transformation in their industries. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation.
February 04, 2019

Accenture Launches SynOps, a Human-Machine Operating Engine Designed to Help Enterprises Achieve Sustainable Competitive Advantage

NEW YORK; Jan. 29, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has launched SynOps, an innovative human-machine operating “engine” that optimizes the synergy of data, applied intelligence, digital technologies and talent to help organizations transform business operations, create exceptional user experiences and deliver results previously unimaginable.
January 29, 2019

Accenture Joins Forces with MIT Professional Education to Reinvent Their Quality Engineering Workforce

NEW YORK; Jan. 29, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is collaborating with MIT Professional Education to launch a new training program aimed at training the company’s quality engineers pivot from being software testers to catalysts for speed, agility and business performance. The program, ‘Reinventing Quality Engineers in the New,’ will train Accenture employees on real-time, insight-driven quality engineering approaches, augmented by artificial intelligence, analytics and autonomous frameworks—a vision outlined in a recent Accenture whitepaper.
January 29, 2019

Accenture Interactive Positioned as a Leader in Independent Research Report on Digital Experience Agencies in Asia Pacific

SINGAPORE; Jan. 28, 2019 – Accenture Interactive has been named a leader in the latest Forrester Research report on digital experience service agencies in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. The report, titled “The Forrester Wave™: Digital Experience Agencies In Asia Pacific, Q4 2018,” evaluated Accenture Interactive and 12 other vendors on 23 criteria, including Current Offering, Strategy and Market Presence.
January 28, 2019