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Accenture expands its innovation footprint in Chicago

Accenture expands its innovation footprint in Chicago

The global consulting firm is launching a new Industry X.0 Studio to help accelerate the development of smart connected products and services “from months to weeks”.

Measuring the value of blockchain

Measuring the value of blockchain

The World Economic Forum and Accenture have designed a framework and visual roadmap with key questions to ask when building a blockchain business case.

A third of citizens unaware of digital government services

A third of citizens unaware of digital government services

More than half of citizens in a multi-country survey said trust in government would increase if they better communicated how e-gov services could improve their lives.

Japan Airlines pilots AI airport service

Japan Airlines pilots AI airport service

The airline is working with Accenture to implement a new service that uses artificial intelligence to answer passenger requests at check-in counters

Melbourne issues open call to help make the city safer

Melbourne issues open call to help make the city safer

It is calling on the community to help unearth effective solutions so everyone can get around the city more safely at any hour

Bees help to bring cleaner air to Madrid metro

Bees help to bring cleaner air to Madrid metro

Accenture has helped the Spanish metro develop and implement a self-learning, artificial intelligence ventilation system that ensures high air quality in its stations

From digital to living governments

From digital to living governments

Citizens expect the same or higher standard of quality from government services as they do from commercial organisations, finds a new report by Accenture’s Singapore office
SCEWC 2019: Are smart city dreams becoming reality?

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SCEWC 2019: Are smart city dreams becoming reality?

As this year’s event drew to a close, SmartCitiesWorld sat down with Ugo Valenti, Director of Smart City Expo World Congress, to get his view on what’s happening in smart cities.