Accelerated Solutions Environment North America

Increase quality and minimize risk: our Accelerated Solutions Environment (ASE) brings together diverse decision makers, stakeholders and experts to define the future of business — from high-level to operational-level strategy.

Innovate through Collaboration

Staying competitive in today’s rapidly changing world requires companies to quickly adapt and respond to change. Businesses must explore new ideas and strategies, while driving innovation and reducing costs. However, companies face challenges to eliminate distractions and focus on critical business decisions while aligning key stakeholders.  

Two Decades of Expertise

Capgemini delivered the first ASE in 1995 and has since facilitated over 7,000  ASE events worldwide. The ASE is the most tangible expression of our Collaborative Business Experience.

A Proven, Collaborative Methodology


Our Accelerated Solutions Environment (ASE) brings together key decision makers, implementers, and subject matter specialists to solve mission-critical business imperatives. It is a collaborative, proven methodology based on three phases:


Explore new ideas and
perspectives, laying the
foundation for a
high-performing team

Design and test
solutions from different
vantage points

Drive alignment
and the intention
to act
 

We facilitate a range of strategic decision making, including:

Strategy and transformation
 
Growth strategy
Turnaround strategy
Annual strategic planning
Global operating model design
Functional strategies (IT, HR, Finance)
Alliances, mergers and acquisitions

NewCo operating model design
Merger integration roadmap
Innovation and ideation

New product/service
creation and launch
Continuous innovation
Critical technology acceleration

Digital innovation
Business intelligence
Software selection
Software implementation
Technology architecture design
Operational improvement and cost reduction

Supply chain cost reduction
Business process redesign
Accelerated Kick-offs

Executive alignment
First hundred days
Accelerated project launch

ASE Locations In North America


In North America alone there are 5 permanent ASE locations. Each is a highly versatile environment that can easily be transformed to best serve your needs. Additionally, we have our mobile ASE capability and can bring the Accelerated Solutions Environment to you whenever and wherever you need onsite collaboration.
 
Learn more about the centers below.

Chicago ASE  
Center Address:
333 West Wacker Drive, Suite 300
Chicago, IL 60606
 
About the Chicago ASE:
Located just minutes away from the Magnificent Mile and overlooking the Chicago River, the Chicago ASE provides a platform to inspire creative business solutions. Discover the flexibility of our center from rolling whiteboards and smartboards to the latest in technology. Afterwards, enjoy a leisurely stroll down the river walk, take in a boat tour or enjoy the local theater.

Jersey City ASE 
Center Address:
10 Exchange Place, Suite 8
Jersey City. NJ 07302 
 
About the Jersey City ASE:
Minutes from Manhattan, the Jersey City ASE has thousands of square feet of magnetic whiteboards and the latest technology to help you create and build your solution and/or align and mobilize your organization. As you work together, enjoy the sweeping views of the world’s greatest city from the downtown financial district, to midtown, to the George Washington Bridge.

Washington D.C. ASE 
Center Address:
1201 Maryland Ave. SW
Washington D.C. 20024
 
About the Washington D.C. ASE:
Conveniently located in the Portals III building in southwest D.C., this location serves both government and commercial clients alike in solving complex and tactical challenges. This state-of-the-art facility is equipped with the latest technology offerings and has the capability to host classified discussions. Nearest to Dulles Airport, steps away from several public transportation options and walking distance to some of our nation’s most important landmarks.

South San Francisco ASE
Center Address:
4000 Shoreline Court, Suite 210
South San Francisco, CA 94080
 
About the South San Francisco ASE:
Conveniently located near San Francisco National Airport and a short drive to downtown San Francisco, this location offers a collaborative work environment and has hosted a number of Silicon Valley-based companies. The center overlooks Oyster Point Channel and marina.
 
Burbank ASE 
Center Address:
3500 W. Olive Ave., Suite 600
Burbank, CA 91505
 
About the Burbank ASE:
In the heart of the Media District, adjacent to the Warner Bros., NBC, and Disney Studio lots, this location serves a range of southern California clients in an intimate environment outfitted with ample whiteboard space and technology. The center is located less than 5 miles from Burbank Airport.
 
Mobile ASE 
About Mobile ASE:
The Mobile center brings the ASE experience anywhere you want to be. With the same capabilities as our flagship centers, it provides a great alternative to travel. Mobile deployments are scaled to fit the specific needs of each event and are able to accommodate groups that exceed the capacity of our North American centers.
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