Accenture Labs

Technology innovation—it's how we tip disruption in your favor. At our labs, we incubate new concepts and apply the latest technologies to deliver breakthrough solutions for business and society, today.

Shaping the future with breakthrough technologies

Disruption is the new normal, and innovation is the answer.

That's why we made it an ongoing pursuit with Accenture Labs, a core component of our Innovation Architecture.

With a massive innovation portfolio of more than 7,400+ patents and patents-pending across Accenture, our team of applied R&D technologists work to prototype and deliver breakthrough ideas that generate new sources of competitive advantage and drive strategic impact for both Accenture and our clients. Each year, we host thousands of innovation workshops and partner with leading clients to transform industries. See how we are shaping the future in our 2021 Innovation Report.

A new future is on the horizon – one that’s different from what we expected.  Will you watch the world change around you? Or be the one leading it? 

Case studies

Accenture Interactive joins forces with The Walt Disney Studios as the first Innovation Partner of StudioLAB.

We helped Biogen improve its front-end processes to cut costs and time to market.

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What we think

Social value has become a driver of both business performance and a range of intangible assets, such as customer loyalty and brand relevance.

2020 Innovation Report

Discover how we partner with clients to overcome complex challenges and deliver breakthrough innovation. The 2020 Labs Innovation Report features 26 real-world case studies spanning industries from entertainment to healthcare and a wide range of technologies, from AI and XR to smart materials and quantum computing.

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Tech4Good: Innovation where it's needed most

Our award-winning Tech4Good program applies exponential technologies to address critical challenges facing society and help build a more sustainable and inclusive world. Through our various endeavors, we help drive social change and impact financial wellbeing across the globe.

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Awards & recognition


Accenture awarded second U.S. patent for quantum computing

Patent is for a machine learning module that selects quantum or classical computing for optimal business outcomes. Read more.


Accenture awarded US patent combining classical and quantum computing

Unprecedented efficiency and effectiveness


Sanjay Podder selected to research Tech4Good initiatives

Exceptional leadership

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Where we are

Accenture Labs are located in seven key research hubs around the world: San Francisco, California; Washington, DC; Dublin, Ireland; Sophia Antipolis, France; Bangalore, India; Herzliya, Israel, and Shenzhen, China.

You can also experience our innovation at 25 Nano Labs in locations around the world, from Riga to Buenos Aires to Monterrey.

Accenture Labs are located in seven key research hubs around the world: San Francisco, California; Washington, DC; Dublin, Ireland; Sophia Antipolis, France; Bangalore, India; Herzliya, Israel, and Shenzhen, China.


Accenture and CereProc Introduce and Open Source the World’s First Comprehensive Non-Binary Voice Solution

Accenture collaborated with CereProc, a text-to-speech technology provider, to create Sam, the world’s first comprehensive non-binary voice solution

Accenture and Intel support neuromorphic research project to develop robotic arm for wheelchair-bound pediatric patients

Companies collaborate with researchers from Open University of Israel to develop and test wheelchair-mounted robotic arm with patients.

Accenture Technology Vision 2020: From tech-clash to trust, the focus must be on people

Leading in the future means working to redefine the intersection between people and technology.  Explore the top tech trends that exemplify the movement.

Accenture and Qualcomm collaborate with InterContinental Hotels Group to transform event planning using extended reality

Learn how immersive extended reality technology can streamline the hotel event planning process and increase revenue.

Our Technology Innovation Blog provides bold thinking and commentary of technologies that address the key business challenges facing organizations today.

Twin-driven and AI-enabled is the future of product development

More and more companies today are seeking to add digital twins to their operations, but implementing digital twins can be tricky for companies.

Creating self-cleaning surfaces with smart materials

We're creating self-cleaning smart materials that can help keep public spaces safe.

Leveraging blockchain for global software delivery

At Accenture Labs, we have developed a software delivery insights framework that uses software sensors in delivery tools and processes.

Reimagining industries with DARQ in the post-digital era

Accenture's blog explains how we help organizations with emerging technologies like DARQ power in this post digital era to reimagine the future.

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