#UCSIA16 themes at #SAC16

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The agenda for this week’s Sports Analytics Conference at the NAB Building in Melbourne has some excellent links for #UCSIA16 students (one of whom, John Young is participating as a panel member).

There are three strands running concurrently.

In the Arena, the presentations include:

  • The future of wearables (Catapult)
  • Using data to make big decisions (AFL)
  • Data science (STATS LLC)
  • Case study of Juventus
  • Injury risks (Kitman Labs)
  • Athlete optimisation (Seattle Storm)
  • Athlete tracking (Champion Data)

There are four panels during this strand (the business of sport; talent identification; research; eSports).

In the Hall:

  • Facebook sports
  • Analytics in sports (SAS)
  • Tour de France (Dimension Data)
  • America’s Cup (Oracle)
  • NBA’s use of data and analytics (KPMG)
  • Digital sports experience

There are three panels in this strand (strategic perspectives; media and broadcasting; fan engagement.

In the Boardroom:

  • Smart equipment and wearable technology (RMIT)
  • Video analysis (Hudl)
  • Building an innovation system (NZ)
  • Artificial intelligence (AIS)
  • Visualising data (Tableau)
  • Australian Sport Technology Network showcase
  • Sportsbet
  • Rugby league Origin data
  • Fan engagement
  • Sponsorship
  • Health analytics in cricket (BUPA)
  • Cybercrime

Photo Credit

Docklands – Melbourne, Australia (UltraView Admin, CC BY-SA 2.0)

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