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Service

Open Innovation
Call 4 Entrepeneurs

Year

2018

Need

The Artificial Intelligence sector is one of the most active within the entrepreneurial ecosystem, with new cases of use arising daily.

Faced with a scenario like this, Accenture seeks to position itself as a benchmark in Artificial Intelligence and needs an up-to-date and in-depth analysis of the Artificial Intelligence startup ecosystem that will help it detect those with the most potential to explore future collaborations.

Solution

Within the framework of the 1st Artificial Conference, we organized a Startup Competition for Artificial Intelligence, including a previous one and a half month in which Accenture’s network presence was continuous, linking the brand with Artificial Intelligence.

Result

  • Event to present the 5 finalist projects of the AI ​​Startup Competition on the main stage of the 1st AI Conference event.
  • The call gathered the candidacies of 35 Artificial Intelligence startups and the event was attended by more than 300 people and a large follow-up in social media.
  • One of the main papers of the Conference was made by the Head of Artificial Intelligence at Accenture
  • As a result of the whole process, we prepared an Analysis Report of the startups ecosystem AI.