Every business is a digital business. That’s because every customer is now a digital customer. In response to the rise of the digital customer, companies are looking to leverage digital technologies to drive new levels of customer engagement and competitive advantage.
We are about to break one of the longest and most eagerly-awaited hype cycles in tech history. The rapid growth of extended reality (XR) includes virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), haptics, holograms and an expanding range of immersive tools that use and enhance our natural senses.
And as the technology evolves, it has greater potential to close the gaps of distance, addressing significant pain points between users and brands, transforming the ways people work and live.
in Costa Rica provide VR/AR services (Procomer, 2019)
In Latin America (Veritas University) and among the Top 100 in the world.
in Latin America and #27 worldwide (Coursera, 2019)
Companies exploring to invest in AR in 2020 (KPMG Corporate Services Costa Rica, 2020).
VR/AR's market size expected to growth (Markets and Markets, 2019)
Accenture Costa Rica is the company´s worldwide Digital Production Center of Excellence. The center takes full advantage of technologies such as VR, AR, Digital Animation, Twinning and 3D models to achieve the best outputs for clients around the world.
Cargill, the worldwide food industry leader, implements augmented reality technology in Costa Rica to maximize the protein warehouses´ efficiency and consistency.
HP Inc has developed innovative technologies and products for XR technologies to unlock human potential, offering new ways to innovate, design, test, and learn through Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality.
In 2016, Gensler Costa Rica was setup as a pilot office to support production of construction documents for offices around the world.
After a few years, it began to pursue business opportunities in the region and quickly realized that the talent of its Costa Rica team allowed it to compete locally.
The Costa Rican operations began by supporting global clients and shortly found more opportunities to grow the company´s portfolio.
The San Jose office was originally setup as a satellite office, but was then ramped-up as a regional hub with a focus on expansion across Latin America.
In the past 5 years, the company has been able to expand the market presence in Mexico City and Bogota, Colombia, diversifying the services too.
The firm currently employs over 130 people specialized in architecture, design and planning.
Integrating the latest technologies such as 3D modeling, data analytics, IoT and virtual and augmented reality the firm stays ahead in the evolution to smarter cities.
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Accenture believes in new ways of working and putting human creativity as a priority. Through their creative services, the company is reimagining the nature of work, pivoting the workforce to create new forms of value and scaling up “new skilling", to help build brands and drive demand through high-impact, creative customer experiences.
By the name of “Minnerva”, HP Inc. inaugurated its innovation center in Costa Rica. This site was created to develop creative ideas and promote innovation processes directed to solving internal needs of the company, as well as support the academy’s innovation processes for products and services.
Gensler´s work reflects an enduring commitment to sustainability and the belief that design is one of the most powerful strategic tools for securing lasting competitive advantage.
The office in Costa Rica has been recognized across our firm as a center for Innovation and design. We pioneered the Latin American market for the firm and were named the Hub for the region in 2006. This office has successfully led numerous Design projects from Architecture, Interiors and Graphic Design from Costa Rica with great communication and preparation.
Costa Rica is the perfect merge between nature and technology, with human-centered practices to drive superior growth, transformational business outcomes, and experiences at speed and scale. Our talent focused on technology and innovation, brings creative value through collaborative work that inspires others and co-creates with our clients through the journey to intelligent operations. Our nature powered country, situated in a central standard time zone and in geography that embraces political stability and absence of violence, we encounter the perfect balance to grow sustainable business ideas for our clients to serve their business and improve the world.
In a world that changes so fast, we all need to be prepared for the future and continuous learning plays an important role. HP Inc not only emphasizes that within our employees so they can be ready for future opportunities but also help creating that culture among the communities where we live, work and operate. Sergio Barahona, Director of the Services Center of HP Inc