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Athlete Success in 'Super Shoes'

Athlete Success in 'Super Shoes'
2021-08  Following the Tokyo Olympics, a number of media articles have reported on advancement in footwear technology and its impact on athlete performance.  Terms like 'super shoes' or 'trampoline spikes' ...

Project Management in Sport

Project Management in Sport
2021-07 Regardless whether working on sports infrastructure, technology implementation or other capital expenditure – the traditional project management relies on cascading known activities which are determined by their dependencies. Project plans detail ...

Sportstech Ecosystems - Panel Discussion

Sportstech Ecosystems - Panel Discussion
2021-06  The University of the Armed Forces in Germany invited Martin Schlegel to discuss entrepreneurship in Sport.  In his role as a Director and Board Member of the Australian Sports ...

What is Sports Technology?

What is Sports Technology?
2021-05  At the intersection of human performance and science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), a discipline evolved in the last decade which is, as of today, referred to as sports ...

Asia Sportstech Report 2021

Asia Sportstech Report 2021
2021-04  The 2021 report into sports technology in Asia-Pacific published by SportstechX identified Martin Schlegel as one of the selected individuals contributing to sportstech innovation.  The role of the Australian ...

Blockchain in Sport means more than Cryptocurrency

Blockchain in Sport means more than Cryptocurrency
2021-03  Application of Blockchain technology in sport means much more than the use of cryptocurrency.  When the Sacramento Kings launched a blockchain-based auction platform in early 2020 “they relied on ...

Divergence of Media and Data Rights

Divergence of Media and Data Rights
2021-02  Sports media rights are marketed globally by selling licenses to various channels that broadcast events regionally.  Besides the conventional broadcast footage, sports performance data derived from the athletes' wearable ...

Sport as a Validation Platform for Technology

Sport as a Validation Platform for Technology
2021-01  “Sports technology can be viewed as a great validation platform for applications outside of sport and for knowledge diffusion into other sectors” 1.  Technologies in athlete monitoring and assessment ...

Cyber Security in Sports

Cyber Security in Sports
2020-11  Coaches, sports scientists and athletes nowadays collect vast amount of data to track performance.  In many cases, such performance data collected consists of personal, identifiable data of an individual ...

Book '21st Century Sports'

Book '21st Century Sports'
2020-10  The Book ‘21st Century Sports’ looks at the effects of technology-induced change in sport within the next five to ten years and provides food for thought for what lies ...
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