February 23, 2018

Accenture and Specular Theory Win Award for “Best VR Commercial/Branded Entertainment” Experience at VR FEST

SAN FRANCISCO; Feb. 23, 2018 Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and immersive content company Specular Theory received the Best VR Commercial/Branded Entertainment award for their Behind the Style virtual reality experience at the recent VR FEST event in Las Vegas.
February 23, 2018

Communications Service Providers Must Re-Skill Their Workforces in New Technologies to Capture Growth Opportunities, Accenture Research Finds

NEW YORK; Feb. 23, 2018 – Communications service providers (CSPs) must take immediate steps to reorganize and re-skill their workforces to collaborate with intelligent technologies if they are to capitalize on the significant growth opportunities these technologies promise, according to new research by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
February 22, 2018

Accenture to Help Commonwealth of Virginia Modernize Core Components of Medicaid Enterprise

ARLINGTON, Va; Feb. 22, 2018 – The Commonwealth of Virginia's Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS) has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to implement and operate core systems for Medicaid claims processing and operations. The contract will run for approximately six years, with operations and plan management components totaling $138 million.
February 20, 2018

Nearly 70 Percent of Taxpayers Support Use of AI to Improve Accuracy of Filings, Accenture Global Survey Finds

NEW YORK; Feb. 20, 2018 – Nearly 70 percent of taxpayers in 12 countries said they would use AI to improve the accuracy of tax filings, according to a new study by Accenture (NYSE: ACN), which also found that more than 40 percent of taxpayers reported making a filing error in the last 24 months.
February 20, 2018

Accenture Executive Co-Hosts New Podcast Series on the Future of Artificial Intelligence in Canada

TORONTO; Feb. 20, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN ) executive Jodie Wallis, who leads the company’s artificial intelligence (AI) practice in Canada, has joined award-winning business journalist Amanda Lang as a co-host of “The AI Effect,” a five-episode podcast mini-series exploring AI in Canada.
February 20, 2018

Accenture Launches New Artificial Intelligence Testing Services

NEW YORK; Feb. 20, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has launched new services for testing artificial intelligence (AI) systems, powered by a unique “Teach and Test” methodology designed to help companies build, monitor and measure reliable AI systems within their own infrastructure or in the cloud.
February 19, 2018

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Mackevision

STUTTGART; Feb. 19, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the acquisition of Germany-based Mackevision , a leading global producer of 3D-enabled and immersive product content.
February 18, 2018

Accenture Supports Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank’s Tech Transformation, Setting Stage for New Digital Future

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates; Feb. 18, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), the global professional services company, has supported Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) in a historic transformation of the core technology running the bank’s day-to-day operations. This transformation sets the stage for the bank’s digital future, enabling ADCB to introduce new products and services to clients more easily and swiftly.
February 14, 2018

First Accenture Center of Excellence for SAS® Customer Intelligence Helps Clients Unlock More Marketing Value from Data

WARSAW, Poland; Feb. 14, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has launched its first Customer Intelligence Center of Excellence (CoE) for SAS ® Customer Intelligence, SAS’ customer analytics and marketing suite. The CoE team of marketing, technology and SAS experts from Accenture Applied Intelligence helps companies drive sales through applied, real-time intelligence that enables personalized customer experiences. It also supports clients in setting up and running marketing campaigns faster and more efficiently.
February 14, 2018

Rapidly Advancing Technology Is Fueling Intelligent Enterprises but Requires a Fundamental Shift in Leadership, According to Accenture Technology Vision 2018

NEW YORK; Feb. 14, 2018 – Rapid advances in artificial intelligence (AI) and other technologies are accelerating the creation of intelligent enterprises and enabling companies to integrate themselves into people’s lives, according to Accenture Technology Vision 2018 , the annual technology report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) that predicts key technology trends likely to disrupt business over the next three years. However, capitalizing on growth opportunities while also having a positive impact on society requires a new era of leadership that prioritizes trust and greater responsibility.