World Economic Forum, Accenture and EPRI To Help More Industrial Hubs Accelerate Their Net-Zero Transition

DAVOS-KLOSTERS; May 24, 2022 — Four leading industrial clusters in the Netherlands, Belgium and the U.S. today announced they are working together with the World Economic Forum to reduce their carbon emissions faster through the “Transitioning Industrial Clusters towards Net Zero” initiative. The World Economic Forum is collaborating with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) on this initiative.  
May 24, 2022

Human Connection and Trust Unlock Productivity, Retention and Revenue Growth, Accenture Research Finds

NEW YORK; May 24, 2022 – At a time when talent markets are in flux and businesses are still navigating the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reveals that only one in six people feels highly connected, in a human sense, at work — with people who work on-site feeling the least connected.
May 24, 2022

Accenture Announces U.S. Innovation Challenge Support for Challenged Athletes Foundation

ARLINGTON, Va.; May 23, 2022 – A team of undergraduate students – Ashley Ho and Julia Pepper from New York University, Kaiji Uno from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, and Polina Yakubova from Baruch College – has won the annual U.S. Accenture Innovation Challenge. This year’s nonprofit partner is the Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF), providing opportunities and support to people with physical challenges so they can pursue active lifestyles through physical fitness and competitive athletics.  
May 23, 2022

Supply Chain Disruptions Could Cost European Economies Up to €920 Billion in GDP by 2023, According to Accenture Report

DAVOS, Switzerland; May 22, 2022 – Supply chain challenges arising from the COVID-19 pandemic and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine could result in a potential €920 billion cumulative loss to gross domestic product (GDP) across the Eurozone by 2023, according to a report released today by Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The potential loss equates to 7.7% of the Eurozone GDP in 2023.
May 22, 2022

The New Face of Compliance is Adaptable, Data Rich and Tech-Driven, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; May 19, 2022 – A growing global regulatory focus on consumer privacy and data protection, along with new sustainability measurement and reporting laws is furthering the importance of compliance in supporting operational and environmental resilience. Such a shift is reconfirming the vital role of the Chief Compliance Officer, according to Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) latest global Compliance Risk Study released today.
May 19, 2022

Accenture Named a Leader in European Professional Services for Data-Driven Personal Transportation

NEW YORK; May 17, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: European Professional Services for Data-Driven Personal Transportation 2022 Vendor Assessment.
May 17, 2022

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in IDC MarketScape for Worldwide Cloud Professional Services 2022

NEW YORK; May 17, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a Leader in the IDC MarketScape Worldwide Cloud Professional Services 2022 Vendor Assessment (Doc #US48061322, April 2022).
May 17, 2022

Telstra, Google, and Accenture develop 5G powered augmented reality wayfinding experience at Marvel Stadium

SYDNEY, May 11, 2022 – Telstra, Australia’s leading telecommunications and technology company, Google and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have joined forces to develop a new 5G powered augmented reality (AR) wayfinding experience at Melbourne’s Marvel Stadium that superimposes digital information onto a real-world environment. 
May 11, 2022

Accenture Federal Services Wins $175 Million NASA Contract to Scale Innovative Crowdsourcing Capabilities

ARLINGTON, Va.; May 11, 2022 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS), has won a $175 million multi-award IDIQ contract to perform crowdsourcing and other crowd-based solution delivery initiatives for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
May 11, 2022

Red Hat and Accenture Expand Alliance to Accelerate Hybrid Cloud Innovation

BOSTON – RED HAT SUMMIT; May 9, 2022 – Red Hat Inc., the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have expanded their nearly 12 year strategic partnership to further power open hybrid cloud innovation for enterprises worldwide. The companies are jointly investing in the co-development of new solutions to help organizations more seamlessly navigate a multi- and hybrid cloud world, define their strategy, and accelerate their pace of innovation to get to value faster.
May 09, 2022