Dr. Matthias Ziegler leads the Emerging Technology Innovation team in Austria, Switzerland, and Germany at Accenture. With his team, Dr. Ziegler scouts and evaluates emerging technologies with a focus on the business value they can bring for
Accenture’s clients. Currently, Matthias is looking into applications of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Virtual Agents, Robotic Process Automation, Blockchain, Extended/Augmented/Virtual Reality, Native Cloud Applications and Quantum Computing.
His role ranges from creating awareness in internal and external presentations, inspiring in innovation workshops, and delivering rapid prototypes and lighthouse projects. He also serves as a senior advisor and coach for innovation leads at Accenture and clients.