Accenture, Intel and Sulubaaï Environmental Foundation Use Artificial Intelligence to Save Coral Reefs

NEW YORK, SANTA CLARA, Calif., and MANILA, The Philippines; April 22, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), Intel and the Philippines-based Sulubaaï Environmental Foundation have developed a new solution powered by artificial intelligence (AI) to monitor, characterize and analyze coral reef resiliency. The solution — the work product of Project: CORaiL, an initiative the three organizations created in 2019 — has been deployed in a reef in the Philippines since last year.
April 22, 2020

Accenture and Springboard Enterprises Expand Collaboration to Increase Opportunities for Women Entrepreneurs

NEW YORK; April 15, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Springboard Enterprises, a network of influencers, investors and innovators dedicated to building high growth companies led by women, are expanding their alliance to bring complementary people and capabilities together to increase opportunities for female entrepreneurs.
April 15, 2020

People + Work Connect Brings Together Leading Companies to Keep People Employed During COVID-19 Crisis

NEW YORK; April 14, 2020 – As unemployment surpasses record highs due to COVID-19, a group of leading companies from multiple industries has formed People + Work Connect, an employer-to-employer initiative that brings together companies laying off or furloughing people with those companies in urgent need of workers. There is no cost for employers to join and participate.  
April 14, 2020

Microsoft and Accenture Collaborate to Help Entrepreneurs Amplify Social Impact

GURGAON, India; Mar. 4, 2020 – Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) are teaming to help deepen the reach of entrepreneurs and start-ups that are focused on social impact and sustainability. The joint initiative will provide hands-on support and technologies to social enterprises, helping them to build scalable solutions and business models that can lead to more tangible and lasting benefits for a greater number of people around the world.
March 04, 2020

Accenture Opens Dubai Tourism Innovation Hub, Its First Innovation Hub in the Middle East

DUBAI; Feb. 13, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today opened the Dubai Tourism Innovation Hub, the company’s first innovation hub in the Middle East & North Africa region.
February 13, 2020

Accenture and Google Cloud Collaborate to Help Life Sciences Companies Advance the Discovery, Development and Delivery of Innovative Therapies

NEW YORK and SUNNYVALE; Jan. 28, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Google Cloud (NASDAQ: GOOG, GOOGL) today announced that Google Cloud will be the cloud technology provider for Accenture’s INTIENT™ life sciences industry platform. 
January 28, 2020

Accenture and Qualcomm Technologies Collaborate with InterContinental Hotels Group to Pilot Extended Reality Solution to Transform Event Planning

NEW YORK; Jan. 22, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. have collaborated with InterContinental Hotels Group to pilot a solution that uses augmented and virtual reality to reinvent the event planning experience.
January 22, 2020

Accenture Invests in and Forms Alliance Relationship with Ideoclick to Provide Expanded Amazon Marketplace Expertise to Consumer Brands

NEW YORK; Jan 21, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has expanded its e-commerce and marketplace services through an investment in Ideoclick, provider of the industry’s leading e-commerce optimization platform. The minority investment, made by Accenture Ventures, is part of a broader strategic alliance that enables Accenture Interactive and Ideoclick to extend their respective specialty services to clients and feed collaboration for sharing industry knowledge and best practices for continuous innovation. 
January 21, 2020

Former CFTC Chair Launches The Digital Dollar Project

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 16, 2020 – J. Christopher (“Chris”) Giancarlo, former Chair of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), along with Charles Giancarlo and Daniel Gorfine, have partnered with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to create the Digital Dollar Project (the “Project”) to advance exploration of a United States Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC).
January 16, 2020

Ohio State Launches Innovative Internship Program with Accenture in OSU’s Translational Data Analytics Institute

COLUMBUS, Ohio; Jan. 9, 2020 – Building on a more than 20-year history of successful partnership, The Ohio State University (OSU) and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced a new internship program with OSU’s Translational Data Analytics Institute (TDAI) to provide students hands-on, real-world experiences in the field of data and analytics. 
January 09, 2020