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Citizen Enthusiasm for Personalized Government Services and Digital Innovation Are on the Rise, Accenture Survey Finds

ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 20, 2018--Enthusiasm for artificial intelligence (AI) is helping to drive heightened citizen expectations for …

Public Sector

Mining and Metals in a Sustainable World - Reports - World Economic Forum

Scoping Paper:<br>Mining and Metals in a<br>Sustainable World<p>World Economic Forum Mining & Metals Industry Partnership in collaboration with Accenture<p>Click …

World Economic Forum

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Clio Awards

Digital Transformation - Reports - World Economic Forum

<i>By networking everyday objects, the Internet of Things turns them into smart devices that – if regulated correctly – can help deliver significant</i> …

World Economic Forum

Organizations Are Gearing Up for More Ethical and Responsible Use of Artificial Intelligence, Finds Study

Ninety-two percent of AI leaders train their technologists in ethics; 74 percent evaluate AI outcomes weekly, says report from SAS, Accenture Applied …

Thought Leadership

Inside the Industrial Internet of Things

From IP security cameras and connected thermostats to smart electricity meters, the Internet of Things (IoT) has changed the way we interact with the …

Construction Industry

With “Room2Run,” AfDB Launches Securitisation Market For Multilateral Development Bank Sector

The Africa top 30 tech start-ups initiative, powered by Accenture Africa alongside publication partner Forbes, runs as part of Accenture’s …

Startups

Compliance Functions Lag Behind on Technology Know-how

A majority of compliance functions at financial institutions are following one of three distinct paths aimed at achieving sustainable risk management …

Corporate Finance

Hear about the keys to local investing at Startup Battlefield Africa with Omobola Johnson and Lexi Novitske

Omobola Johnson (Image: Flickr/World Economic Forum under a CC BY-NC-SA 2.0<p>TechCrunch Startup Battlefield is returning to Africa in December, this time in Lagos, Nigeria. We will have a day-long program full of our flagship Battlefield competition highlighting the best startups that Africa has to …

Startups

Business on the Move: Princes, Ronseal, Accenture, and more

Welcome to The Drum's Business on the Move column, where we collate agency account news, reviews, agency launches, rebrands and acquisitions.<p>EMEA wins<p>…

Branding

Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2017 - Reports - World Economic Forum

The Global Energy Architecture Performance index, prepared in collaboration with Accenture, is part of the World Economic Forum’s System initiative …

World Economic Forum

Accenture Launches Innovation Center for Salesforce to Help Clients Reimagine Their Businesses Through Innovative, Intelligent Experiences

Bringing to life the intelligent solutions Accenture ACN, +0.42% can create for clients using Salesforce technologies, the company today launched a …

San Francisco

Accenture Interactive Launches First African Design Studio

Accenture Interactive is introducing the digital agency's first African studio under its design and innovation consultancy brand Fjord.<p>Fjord …

Media Industry

Facebook Releases New Report into the Evolving Path to Purchase [Infographic]

The consumer path to purchase has changed significantly in the digital age, and especially so with the rise of social media. With more ways than ever …

Social Media

Accenture in hunt for Africa's top 30 tech startups, here's how you can apply

Accenture in hunt for Africa’s top 30 tech startups, here’s how you can apply<p>In a newly launched initiative, management consulting and professional …

Startups

Technology consultant Trimantium GrowthOps poaches Accenture's Salesforce Einstein team

Technology consulting firm Trimantium GrowthOps has lured the entire Accenture Salesforce Einstein team to run its own Salesforce Einstein Analytics …

Technology (Australia)

On the Road to Brandweek: Accenture Interactive’s Glen Hartman on the Importance of Customer Partnerships

As the customer journey continues to unfold in so many different directions, understanding the experience on each of those paths is crucial for …

Digital Marketing

Outdated Education and Workplace Training Put at Risk US$11.5 Trillion in Growth Promised by Intelligent Technologies, Finds Accenture

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 19, 2018--The economic promise of digital technologies is being put at risk by inadequate education and corporate training systems, according to Accenture (NYSE: ACN). Unless radically new learning approaches are adopted, the failure to close the skills gap could …

Emerging Technology

First entries to British legs of ITU World Triathlon Series now OPEN

The very first spots on the start line at two of Britain’s premier triathlon events are now up for grabs. Those who pre-registered for either the AJ …

Triathlons

Accenture Teams with SAP to Develop Cloud Solution to Digitally Transform Oil and Gas Upstream Operations

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--<p>New solution includes artificial intelligence, mobility and blockchain capabilities that provide full transparency into …

Oil & Gas Industry

3 vendors seek to advance drug discovery with new platform

Accenture, Merck and Amazon Web Services have jointly launched an effort to build a new informatics research platform for medical research.<p>The …

Amazon Web Services

Unleashing the Intelligent Enterprise | Oracle Profit Magazine

<b>See How Accenture and Oracle Can Accelerate Your Digital Journey</b><p><b>An Interview with Terri Strauss, Senior Managing Director, Oracle Business Group,</b> …

Trends

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s 2018 Magic Quadrant for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, North America

Accenture ACN, -0.35% has, for the fifth consecutive time, been positioned a Leader in Gartner’s “Magic Quadrant for Life Insurance Policy …

North America

Financial Services Blocking 81 Percent of Attacks, Accenture Finds

There is a prevailing notion across much of the cyber-security space that hackers have the upper hand and that things are constantly getting worse. …

Financial Services

Can Accenture Meet Fourth-Quarter Earnings Estimate?

Accenture (ACN) is set to release its fiscal 2018 fourth-quarter financial results on September 27. In the last five quarters, Accenture’s bottom …

Accenture

Accenture, Teleperformance down foes in E-Leagues | The Freeman

CEBU, Philippines — The Accenture Sharks and Teleperformance Vipers continued to perch atop the Elite Classic leaderboard after downing separate foes …

Philippines

Accenture Expands Advanced Data and Artificial Intelligence Capabilities of Accenture myWizard® to Accelerate Enterprise Automation and Innovation

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--<p>Accenture (ACN) has expanded the capabilities of its intelligent automation platform, Accenture myWizard®, to help …

Artificial Intelligence

Accenture, Merck & Amazon AWS Partner for Cloud Platform

1 / 3<p>Accenture's (ACN) latest partnership is likely to boost its Products segment.<p><b>Accenture plc</b> ACN, Merck MRK and Amazon’s AMZN Amazon Web Services …

Merck

Semiconductor Industry Most Bullish About Adopting Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence and Extended Reality, Accenture Report Finds

The semiconductor industry is the most bullish sector when it comes to the integration of blockchain within their industry and the impact that …

Artificial Intelligence

Accenture, Merck partner with Amazon Web Services for new cloud precision medicine platform

The analytics platform, built using open APIs, aims to enable a collaborative environment to speed development of targeted treatments for patients.

Amazon Web Services