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Accenture at the 36th GITEX Technology Week

Accenture’s best thought leaders will deliver key note addresses and speak at special sessions to focus attention on how we lead the digital transformation of businesses. Other Accenture highlights include the launch of the latest edition of the Technology Vision, interactive demos and meetings with top CEOs and CXOs, and sponsorship of an innovation contest.

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Opening Day Keynote

Join Mike Sutcliff, Group Chief Executive of Accenture Digital at the opening day’s session of the GITEX flagship conference on October 16th from 2.30-3pm.

Topic: Get Ready for New Realities: How digital will transform every aspect of your life sooner than you expect

In his role, Mr. Sutcliff focuses on leveraging the full breadth and scale of Accenture's cloud, systems integration and enterprise application capabilities—and its global delivery network—to help clients integrate digital into all facets of their organizations to transform their businesses.


Key Accenture Speakers

Technology Vision Report

Media Launch of Technology Vision Report 2016

The local edition of the ACCENTURE TECHNOLOGY VISION REPORT will be launched during GITEX technology week, identifying and examining five trends:

  1. Intelligent Automation
  2. Liquid Workforce
  3. Platform Economy
  4. Predictable Disruption
  5. Digital Trust


Accenture Digital Walls

Updates on GITEX events, trending tweets, popular Instagram posts, interviews and blogs, and information about speakers and visiting industry leaders will be available on the massive digital walls set up by Accenture.

These will be placed at prominent locations including the VIP Majlis Lounge.

Competition Prize Sponsor

Prize Sponsor of Student Lab Awards

The Student Lab Competition is a platform which focuses on innovation and offers students the opportunity to use engineering, technology, science, or computing to devise an inventive solution.

Accenture is a sponsor of this competition, and will award the winners with tailored internships at the Student Lab Award Ceremony, due to take place on 20 October 2016. This prize sponsorship is in line with Accenture's support of the government's vision to nurture and develop local talent in the region.

Accenture Demos

Accenture Demos at Etisalat Booth

Accenture’s demos at the Etisalat booth will offer visitors a personalized and interactive experience, utilizing latest gadgets to demonstrate how Accenture’s technology solutions are helping companies to innovate in a connected world.

Expect to see numerous live demos showcasing the latest digital technologies such as Augmented Reality and Connected Fashion, to name a few. Demos will run throughout GITEX Technology Week, from 16 -20 October—join us to witness the transformative power of digital.

Accenture Demos at Etisalat Booth

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