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Comparing the Business of Sport and Esport

Comparing the Business of Sport and Esport
2022-05  Esports has quietly been growing rapidly over the past few years. Although it may still have quite a way to go compared to some the largest sporting leagues in ...

Why Big Data empowers the Single View of the Fan

Why Big Data empowers the Single View of the Fan
2022-04 Fuelled by large volumes of data created at increasing rates and derived from a variety of sources, Big Data enables a single view of the fan to foster quality ...

How Big Data enables Fan Engagement

How Big Data enables Fan Engagement
2022-03 The introduction of Big Data into sports has opened a whole new door for the world of advanced analytics within sports. Different leagues and clubs are embracing game statistics, ...

What is the role of sportstech in player safety in American Football?

What is the role of sportstech in player safety in American Football?
2022-02  With the Super Bowl being one of the biggest annual sporting events costing a hefty US$7 million for a 30-second commercial spot these days, the spectacle is garnering the ...

Only open platforms are the future of connected fitness

Only open platforms are the future of connected fitness
2022-01 The question, what role technology plays when it comes to the future of the fitness industry, has been subject of many studies and opinions. The pandemic has accelerated the ...

Sensors and Devices in Sport

Sensors and Devices in Sport
2021-11 Deployment of sports technologies is impacting a number of verticals in the sports industry: people are changing the manner in which they participate in sport; the attainment of health ...

Global Supply Chain Issues

Global Supply Chain Issues
2021-10 From the ‘toilet paper crisis’, a current gasoline shortage in the UK, the microchip-shortage affecting automotive, technology devices and consumer electronics to empty supermarket shelves and concerns about delivery ...

Activity Trends in Sport and Recreation

Activity Trends in Sport and Recreation
2021-09 Activity Trends in Sport and Recreation Which is the fittest country on earth? The World Economic Forum (WEF) summarized the fitness and recreation activities of people in 29 countries in a ...

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 ...

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 ...