February 26, 2019

Accenture Launches Applied Intelligence Platform to Help Clients Use Artificial Intelligence Without Need for Deep Data Science Expertise

BARCELONA; Feb. 26, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) launched its Applied Intelligence Platform today at Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, to make it easier for clients to transform the enterprise through artificial intelligence (AI). The new platform allows organizations to apply pre-configured self-learning industry solutions, as well as develop new solutions, without the need for deep data science expertise — which is becoming an increasingly scarce resource.
February 25, 2019

Global Fintech Investments Surged in 2018 with Investments in China Taking the Lead, Accenture Analysis Finds; UK Gains Sharply Despite Brexit Doubts

HONG KONG, NEW YORK and LONDON; Feb. 25, 2019 – Global investment in financial technology (fintech) ventures more than doubled in 2018, to US$55.3 billion, led by a surge in funding in China and strong gains in several other markets as investors placed larger bets in more mature startups, according to Accenture (NYSE: ACN) analysis of data from CB Insights, a global venture-finance data and analytics firm. 
February 25, 2019

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

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina; Feb. 25, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) opened a Liquid Studio in Buenos Aires to help clients accelerate innovation and business development based on rapid deployment of new technologies. The studio brings together professionals with over 25 technological specialties, working side-by-side with clients to build innovative solutions with speed and agility.
February 25, 2019

Accenture Collaborates with Mastercard, Amazon Web Services, Everledger, and Mercy Corps to Increase the Sustainability and Fairness of Global Supply Chains

NEW YORK; Feb. 25, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today introduced a circular supply chain capability that leverages digital identity, payments and blockchain to directly reward sustainable practices of small-scale growers and suppliers. To build upon this capability, Accenture is working with Mastercard, Amazon Web Services, Everledger and Mercy Corps to explore solutions that empower consumers, enable transparency and promote financial inclusion for small-scale producers.
February 21, 2019

Accenture Recognized as a Leader in Global Continuous Testing by Independent Research Firm

NEW YORK; Feb. 21, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader in Forrester’s latest report on global continuous testing services. The Forrester Wave™: Global Continuous Testing Service Providers, Q1 2019 states that, “for Accenture, testing is scriptless — full stop.”
February 20, 2019

Accenture Partners with and Invests in Splice Machine to Help Bring Operational Artificial Intelligence to Critical Business Applications

NEW YORK and REDWOOD CITY, California; Feb. 20, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is partnering with and made a minority equity investment in Splice Machine, an emerging platform company for operational artificial intelligence (AI). Working together, Accenture and Splice Machine can help clients implement an AI-fueled platform that can better manage large data transformation projects and enable improved, faster decision-making and encourage innovation at scale.
February 19, 2019

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 14, 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 13, 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 07, 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.