Posted by Maggie Garratt

Welcome to the Ladies Learning Code family, Accenture!

With 2017 well underway, we here at Ladies Learning Code are already looking ahead to all the amazing initiatives and events that we have planned for this year.

One of the most exciting updates is that Accenture is officially joining the Ladies Learning Code family as our Presenting Partner for National Learn to Code Day 2017!

accentureAccenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders.

With approximately 395,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. (We love that about them!)

Accenture’s Skills to Succeed initiative aims to equip more than 3 million people around the world with the skills to find a job or build a business by 2020. In partnership with their strategic partners, Accenture will leverage technology and digital solutions to create large-scale, lasting solutions aimed at closing the global employment gap.

National Learning Code Day is one of our most important and impactful events, and we wouldn’t partner with just anyone to make it happen. We are honoured to be working with an organization as committed to the advancement of digital literacy as we are.

Read more about about Accenture’s corporate citizenship efforts, including their impact report, here

Thank you for all your amazing work, Accenture, and welcome to the team!