Tech and sustainable production

(SWITZERLAND) A new White Paper published on the eve of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting sets out a framework for harnessing sustainable production methods. The WEF paper, produced in c...

Innovation finds new places to grow

The innovation economy is only as strong as the ideas that fuel it. Companies large and small recognise this and are providing inspiring places where people can relax and come up with concepts for reshaping soc...

AI view for visually impaired

(INDIA) An international professional services company is harnessing artificial intelligence to provide visually impaired people with a better understanding of the world around them. Accenture developed t...

Energy tech revolution gathers pace

(USA) A new alliance has been launched with the aim of accelerating renewable energy adoption through digitalisation. Envision Energy, Microsoft and Accenture make up the 'Energy IoT and Smart City Techno...

Startups urged to ‘change the world’

The brightest startups are being asked to take up the HealthTech innovation challenge and help solve some of the world's biggest medical problems. The Accenture HealthTech Innovation Challenge is a global pl...

The circular economy’s bottom line

(FINLAND) As the great and the good of the circular economy world arrive in Helsinki this morning for a major summit - what are the economic implications of a shift to this sustainable model? The World Ci...