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(5) #SportsdataLondon Proves Huge Success

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 01/06/2018

The 3rd Annual UK Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit ran last week at the Grange in Tower Bridge. The most ambitious London instalment to date the Summit proved a huge success with over 500 attendees, fan engagement and performance streams and technology innovation workshops. Thank you to all attending and involved and ...

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Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit, London – Sold Out!

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 21/05/2018

The 3rd Annual Sports Performance & Fan Engagement Series continues to grow with over [150 speakers, 3 separate streams (Fan Engagement, Sports Performance, Technology Innovation)] and [500 attendees] registered for the London leg this week. Held in the City of London at the [Grange in Tower Bridge] the summit brings together s ...

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Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit, London – 2 Weeks to go!

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 10/05/2018

The 3rd Annual Sports Performance & Fan Engagement Series continues to grow with over [150 speakers, 3 separate streams (Fan Engagement, Sports Performance, Technology Innovation)] and over [500 attendees] already registered for the London in [just two weeks time!] Held in the City of London at the [Grange in Tower Bridge] the ...

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Digital & Social Strategy Key to NBA’s Global Fan Base

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 10/05/2018

The NBA is one of the most successful sports leagues and brands when it comes to engaging audiences across the world. We are delighted to have [Brianne Ehrenkranz, Senior Marketing Director] at the [NBA] join us later this month at our [Sports Data & Fan Engagement Summit] in London to discuss the NBA’s approach to [‘Fandom ...

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Sports Performance & Fan Engagement Summit, London – Just 4 Weeks to go!

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 25/04/2018

The 3rd Annual Sports Performance & Fan Engagement Series continues to grow with over [150 speakers, 3 separate streams (Fan Engagement, Sports Performance, Technology Innovation)] and over [500 attendees] already registered for the London leg next month. Held in the City of London at the [Grange in Tower Bridge] the summit bri ...

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Sports Performance & Fan Engagement Series – Early Bird Ends Tomorrow!

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 12/04/2018

The 3rd Annual Sports Performance & Fan Engagement Series continues to grow with over [150 speakers, 3 separate streams] and [500 attendees] already registered for the London leg next month. Held in the City of London at the [Grange in Tower Bridge] our [Early Bird Tickets end this Friday] so don’t miss out on the opportunity ...

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Microsoft to lead “Innovation Lab” At London Performance Data & Fan Engagement Congress

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 05/04/2018

Playing, spectating and managing sports has evolved at an incredible rate, while technology, allows fans to interact with their favourite teams/players like never before.   Social media and digitalization has enabled new opportunities for small clubs to connect with their fans, and the [true democratization of technology for s ...

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Sports Performance & Fan Engagement Series - Over 250 Registered Since Launch Last Week!

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 07/03/2018

It has been an incredible week for the Sports Performance & Fan Engagement Summit with some incredible new speakers added and [over 250 registrations] in the week since launching. With the [Early Bird ending this Friday] it is a great opportunity to be a part of the fastest growing sports summit in Europe! Following the huge ...

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Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit Returns To London - May 22/23rd - First Wave of Speakers Announced

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 08/02/2018

Following the huge success of the San Francisco leg the Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit returns to London on May 22/23rd. With both fan engagement and performance streams there are huge opportunities to delve deep into the latest trends across [human performance, brand and commercial engagement, digital strategy and ...

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Esports, OTT & Performance Culture Take Centre Stage at Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit San Francisco

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 08/02/2018

The [Performance Data and Fan Engagement Summit] landed in San Francisco last week and was host to a little under 600 delegates across two days. With a 150 strong Speaker faculty ranging from [NASCAR, FC Barcelona,] to the [Seattle Seahawks, Nike, Crossfit, Tough Mudder, Instagram] and [Twitter] and was host to some of the le ...

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San Francisco Sports Performance & Fan Engagement Summit Reaches Full Capacity

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 24/01/2018

We are pleased to announce the [Sports Performance & Fan Engagement Summit, San Francisco] (Jan 30-31) has now reached capacity with over 500 attendees and 220 different organizations attending. Building on the success of the London Series we are delighted to bring the event to the technology capital of the world with a [glo ...

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Top 50 Sports Data Projects of 2017

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 14/12/2017

In working with some of the biggest rights holders and brands across elite sport we are often fortunate to be privy to some of the most cutting edge and disruptive projects, from their infancy to mass application. Innovation drives progress and we are continually watching and assessing the most exciting and forward thinking ...

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Data & Tech Application Take Centre Stage at Largest Sports Summit on US West Coast

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 14/12/2017

The [Sports Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit] (http://bit.ly/2mXalQ0) taking place in San Francisco] on [January 30-31] has captured the imagination of the elite sports community globally, in addition to the most forward thinking tech innovators in the Valley area. With just shy of [200 speakers] and over [500 registe ...

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7 reasons to attend the San Francisco Sports Fan Engagement Summit

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 09/11/2017

The Sports Performance Data and Fan Engagement Summit organized with the support of 150 different sporting disciplines, will bring together 350 delegates, on 30th & 31st January including CEOs, VPs, Senior Directors from the world’s leading broadcasters, rights holders, social platforms and technology providers. Here are 7 t ...

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Using technology to direct performance and training in skiing and snowboarding - Speaker Interview

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 01/11/2017

A few weeks ago we caught up with William Sands, Sports Technologist at US Ski and Snowboard Association, in advance of his speaker role at the 200 speaker Sports Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit in San Francisco (brochure) to talk a little more about the discussion points of his talk: [If we look at the testing of at ...

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How has embracing the digital landscape paid off for the America’s Cup? - Speaker Interview

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 01/11/2017

A few weeks ago we caught up with [Graeme Harrison, Head of Digital Marketing & Communications at the America's Cup], in advance of his speaker role at the 200 speaker [Sports Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit in San Francisco] to talk a little more about how the competition is developing the digital fan experience. [H ...

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Using technology to direct performance and training in skiing and snowboarding - Speaker Interview

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 01/11/2017

A few weeks ago we caught up with [Amy Scheer, Chief Commercial Officer, and Joseph Stetson, VP Marketing & Communications at New York Red Bulls], in advance of his speaker role at the 200 speaker Sports Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit in San Francisco to talk a little more about how they are building a brand within an ...

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How is the PGA Championship transforming spectator experience? Interview with Jeff Price, CCO, PGA of America

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 25/10/2017

A few weeks ago we caught up with Jeff Price, Chief Commercial Officer, PGA of America, in advance of his speaker role at the 200 speaker Sports Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit in San Francisco to talk a little more about how the PGA Championship is developing consumer digital experience. [Investment in broadcasting ...

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How is Formula E creating digital experiences to provide top level entertainment for fans? - Speaker Interview

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 25/10/2017

A few weeks ago we caught up with Ali Russell, Director of Media and Business Development at Formula E, in advance of his speaker role at the 200 speaker Sports Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit in San Francisco (brochure) to talk a little more about the dramatic growth of electric car racing and how they are approaching ...

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Athlete Biometric Data: The future of fan engagement content?

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 01/11/2017

This is a short commentary in advance of panel discussion on the same topic at the Sports Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit in San Francisco on 30-31st January 2018. There has been a market surge in both provision of and demand for fitness applications and sport wearables (Apple Watch, Fitbit, and MI band), with biomet ...

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Ssssh....found the delegate list for San Francisco Sports Summit

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 14/12/2017

We are delighted to announce that there has been a huge response to our [San Francisco Sports Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit (30-31st January)]. Over 230 executives from 150+ organisations have signed up in the first few weeks to speak, network and do business. Click below for the current delegate list: [http://bi ...

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Sports Performance & Fan Engagement Series – Over 200 Registered Since Launch!

By Nick Longworth, Director, Sports Innovation Network 01/03/2018

It has been an incredible week for the Sports Performance & Fan Engagement Summit with some incredible new speakers added and [over 200 registrations] in the week since launching. With the [Early Bird ending this Friday] it is a great opportunity to be a part of the fastest growing sports summit in Europe! Following the huge ...

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