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6 Things Sports need to do to master Digital Transformation

6 Things Sports need to do to master Digital Transformation
2020-03  Instead of developing truly open standards and providing suitable interfaces for necessary data exchange and collaboration, ‘innovators’ in sports technology are attempting to lock customers into proprietary platforms and ...

Berkeley Haas - #studentalways

Berkeley Haas - #studentalways
2020-02  The Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley interviewed Martin Schlegel to discuss the Executive Education program at Berkeley Haas.  Read the interview here. ...

CES 2020 - Sports Technology

CES 2020 - Sports Technology
2020-01 The numbers of CES as the world’s gathering place for the business of consumer technologies speak for themselves - more than 175,000 attendees, 4,500 exhibitors and in access of ...

Internet of Things (IoT) and Sports Technology

Internet of Things (IoT) and Sports Technology
2019-11  It is widely understood, that the 4th industry revolution or Industry 4.0 describes how cyber-physical systems (CPS) connect machinery, products and processes with enterprise resource planning software systems to ...

Corporate engagement with Startups

Corporate engagement with Startups
2019-08  Data by CBInsights indicates that corporate venture capital activity in 2018 reached an all-time high.  According to the data, in the US about 25% of venture capital investment now ...

What Ecosystems do - Open Innovation 2.0

What Ecosystems do - Open Innovation 2.0
2019-07 Being innovative remains a prerequisite in a globalized world. When collaborating with customers and suppliers as part of a company’s supply chain, those companies engaging in open innovation 1.0 ...

ISPO Academy: Talent Acquisition in Sports Technology

ISPO Academy: Talent Acquisition in Sports Technology
2019-06  Sports Technology is a relatively young field compared to other disciplines like sports science, sports management or sports medicine.  From an organization's point of view, the question how to ...

Managing Digital Transformation in Sport

Managing Digital Transformation in Sport
2019-03  Technology is reshaping sport: On a B2C level, new ways to engage with stakeholders are being designed with the aim to personalize the experience.Digital transformation in sportOn a B2B ...

Sporting Trends at ISPO

Sporting Trends at ISPO
2019-02  Sustainability, mass customization of products, digitalization, eSports and new business models were some of the topics discussed and on display at ISPO 2019 in Munich.  From academia, to entrepreneurs, ...

Startup Pitching Competition at ISPO BrandNEW

Startup Pitching Competition at ISPO BrandNEW
2019-01  Technology is changing sport at a rapid pace.  From sports and performance analytics, media & entertainment, sensors & devices to customized products incorporating newest manufacturing technologies, many new ideas ...

Converting Ideas into Products

Converting Ideas into Products
2018-11  Many concepts remain brilliant ideas but do not proceed from the source of opportunity to a commercial product.  Translating product ideas‘Innovation’ is now become more of a buzzword rather ...

Ghent Univeristy Victoris Sports Tech Summit

Ghent Univeristy Victoris Sports Tech Summit
2018-10  Ghent Universities Victoris group hosted the sports technology transfer summit in Ghent.  Besides fostering dialogue between universities, businesses and sports organisations, ideas and strategies to accelerate sports technology commercialisation ...