The missing link(s) in sports analytics
Our partners and friends of FC Barcelona invited sport analytics pioneers, coaches and technology providers from all over the world to the second FC Barcelona Sport Technology Symposium 2016.
Barcelona – Our partners and friends of FC Barcelona invited sport analytics pioneers, coaches, technology providers from all around the world to the 2nd FC Barcelona Sport Technology Symposium 2016. Speakers included representatives from big leagues and federations (FIFA, UEFA, NFL, NBA) leading sports organizations (Juventus Turin, Manchester United, Manchester City, PSV Eindhoven) and research institutions (Cornell University, German Sport University Cologne). Over the last years sports analytics experienced tremendous rise. Hereby, tracking systems play an important role by measuring and analyzing individual as well team performance during games and training. However, the conference was clearly not (only) about embracing the power of sports analytics, but rather focusing on what is still missing in performance analysis? Moreover, how we can improve in order to exploit the (potential) value of performance data in the future.
So what is still missing?
Transition in the US Sports Betting Market: What Role Data Tracking Can Play
Sports betting in Europe, especially in England, is a strongly flourishing business – in the US however, it is still in its early stages.
Can Performance Tech Safeguard your Payroll?
Over the last ten years, professional sport has become more and more physically demanding: The speed of the game has increased enormously, while at the same time the schedule for teams and players has become tighter and tighter.
KINEXON at SPOBIS 2019
KINEXON was part of the largest and most important event of the sports business sector in Europe. For two days, top decision-makers discussed the future of the sports business at the SPOBIS 2019 in Düsseldorf.
Injury Prevention Pays Off
Thanks to the KINEXON technology, the Augsburg Panthers have won the VBG Prevention Prize Sport 2018. The effort is also worthwhile from a sporting point of view — currently the Panthers rank second in the table.
The transition of the sports industry and its implications for sport sponsorship
The development towards more digitized sports content has long been in full swing. Thanks to its technology, KINEXON offers exciting possibilities to support media content with vivid additional information and thus create a new fan experience.
SAP Sports Summit highlights the value of product integration
At the SAP Sports Summit, sports teams from all over the world gathered to discuss the use of new technology in top-level sports.
KINEXON partners with Leaders Performance Institute
The Leaders Performance Institute and the technical innovators at KINEXON have joined forces to raise awareness of sensor technology with the aim of improving the performance of top athletes.
Data-based storytelling: we need more context
Data without relevant context is unusable. A comprehensive approach to data-based storytelling leads to a much better experience for fans and viewers.
Case Study: St. John’s University Basketball
At St. Johns Univesity, both men’s and women’s basketball teams use KINEXON tracking technology. With positive success — the analysis tool leaves a positive, lasting impression on the coaches.