Accenture awarded contract to design strategy for University of Aizu Accenture has been awarded a contract to create the strategic plan to help develop the University of Aizu Revitalization Center. The plan includes construction of a technology lab on the university campus as well as support for projects focused on rebuilding Fukushima as a technology leader. Accenture's plan calls for the lab design to begin this year, with construction expected to be completed in the spring of 2015. When completed, the lab will feature a next generation data center, an efficient, high-performance center that will consume about 40 percent less electricity than traditional data centers.
Executives' Club of Chicago to hold a meeting CIO Murray of Northern Trust and Managing Director Larson of Accenture participate in a speech entitled, "Shifting Gears: Transforming to a Digital Enterprise in a meeting being held in Chicago on November 19 at 6 pm.