Accenture’s technology R&D organization explores new and emerging technologies, often creating prototypes and cutting-edge solutions that will help organizations maximize performance in the future.
April 17, 2016

Accenture and Leading Financial Institutions Call for Applicants for the Asia-Pacific FinTech Innovation Lab 2016

HONG KONG; April 17, 2016 – Applications open today for Asia-Pacific’s third annual FinTech Innovation Lab, Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) 12-week program that helps early- and growth-stage financial technology (fintech) companies accelerate product and business development by gaining exposure to top financial institution executives. Applications can be made at www.fintechinnovationlab.com and close on May 31, 2016.
March 08, 2016

Accenture Launches Liquid Application Studio in Silicon Valley to Accelerate Digital Businesses with Rapid Application Development

SILICON VALLEY; Mar. 8, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has opened its first Liquid Application Studio in Redwood City, CA, a new facility designed to help businesses dramatically accelerate application development by using contemporary architectures, reusable components, automation tools and leading software development methods.
January 06, 2016

15 Innovators Selected for Accenture’s 2016 FinTech Innovation Lab London

LONDON; Jan. 6, 2016 – Innovative blockchain applications, cognitive computing and biometric security systems are among the raft of innovations from 15 financial technology (fintech) entrepreneurs selected to participate in Accenture’s 2016 FinTech Innovation Lab London.
October 21, 2015

Accenture, Partnership Fund for NYC and Leading Banks Call for Applicants for New York FinTech Innovation Lab 2016

NEW YORK; Oct. 21, 2015 – Applications are now being accepted for New York’s sixth annual FinTech Innovation Lab, a 12-week program co-founded by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Partnership Fund for New York City that helps early- and growth-stage financial technology (fintech) companies accelerate product and business development by gaining exposure to top bank and venture capital executives.  Applications are available at www.fintechinnovationlab.com and are due by Dec. 3.
October 15, 2015

Accenture Names Marc Carrel-Billiard as Managing Director of Global Technology Research & Development

NEW YORK; Oct. 15 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the appointment of Marc Carrel-Billiard as managing director of Global Technology Research & Development within Accenture Technology. In this role, Mr. Carrel-Billiard will oversee the Accenture Technology Labs, Accenture’s global technology R&D organization which explores new and emerging technologies, with locations in Silicon Valley, California; Sophia Antipolis, France; Arlington, Virginia; Beijing, China and Bangalore, India. In addition, the company plans to open a new Tech Lab in Dublin, Ireland in fiscal year 2016.
October 13, 2015

Accenture Expands Accenture Innovation Center for IBM Technologies in Bangalore to Help Clients Take Advantage of Rapid Application Development with Bluemix

BANGALORE, INDIA; Oct. 13, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is helping global clients take advantage of new liquid, intelligent and connected application strategies to shape their futures by expanding the Accenture Innovation Center for IBM Technologies in Bangalore. Building on a global business alliance relationship spanning two decades, the Innovation Center now offers global clients access to new services and solutions using the latest IBM cloud technologies including Bluemix and interaction with an onsite lab designed to help inspire innovative, scalable open source solutions leveraging Rapid Application Development methodologies.
September 30, 2015

Accenture Expanding Operations and Establishing Centre for Innovation in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland; Sept. 30, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is expanding its Irish operations and establishing a Centre for Innovation in Dublin where the company will research, incubate, and pilot innovative industry-specific and cross-industry technologies and solutions for its clients. The company will invest more than €25 million and recruit more than 200 professionals with R&D and design expertise in cognitive computing, Internet of Things, advanced analytics, security and digital marketing.
July 06, 2015

Accenture Awards 11 Research Grants to Leading Universities to Promote Greater R&D Collaboration, Accelerate Pace of Innovation

SAN JOSE, CA; July 6, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has awarded 11 research grants to top universities around the world to significantly broaden and deepen the relationships between Accenture’s technology research and development (R&D) groups and leading university researchers.
April 29, 2015

Accenture and Top Banks in Asia Call for Applicants for FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific 2015

HONG KONG; April 29, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and a group of 10 leading financial institutions today opened the application period for the second class of the FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific, kicking off a competitive search for the top financial technology (fintech) innovators in the region. 
 
October 20, 2014

New York FinTech Innovation Lab Calls for Leading-Edge Financial Technology Entrepreneurs to Participate in 2015 Program

NEW YORK; Oct. 20, 2014 – Applications are now being accepted for New York’s fifth annual FinTech Innovation Lab, a 12-week program co-founded by Accenture (NYSE: ACN)  and the Partnership Fund for New York City that helps early- and growth-stage financial technology (fintech) companies accelerate product and business development by gaining exposure to top bank and venture capital executives.  New York is currently the fastest growing fintech cluster in the United States, according to a report issued by Accenture and the Partnership Fund for New York City, with a rapidly emerging ecosystem comprised of startups, capital, talent, educational resources and fintech accelerators. Applications are available at www.fintechinnovationlab.com and are due by December 5, 2014.