Redefining the future of sports
At this unique time with sports activities around the world coming to an abrupt halt, we are even more eagerly looking forward to the sports events starting up again, signaling the health of all around the world. We would like to invite you to our What’s NOW Utrecht (online) event, where we will talk about data in sports and fan involvement: Redefining the future of sports. The second 2020 edition of What’s NOW Utrecht will be on Friday April 24th, from 16.00 – 18.00 hours.
What’s Now is an event series that consistently features a remarkable person helping reinvent an important field that’s exploding in innovation across the Netherlands. The upcoming event will focus on sports and tech in sports.
People have always had a passion for sports and now, emerging digital technologies are offering exciting new ways to enjoy them, transforming the fan experience, driving fans to the stadiums, and converting more and more online viewers. And technology is not only used in the interaction with fans – technology also helps athletes perform better, win more medals even. What can your organization learn from this industry and get a head start on this significant opportunity for growth and increasing brand value?
This What’s NOW, two experts will share their knowledge and enthusiasm about sports, technology and fan engagement with you.
Dennis van Kooij – project manager at Sport Data Valley & Product Owner IRIS will guide us into his world on how data supports athletes improve their performance. Also in The Netherlands, the sports industry is in an ongoing digital transformation with more and more data. Not only professional athletes and sports clubs generate loads of data, across the whole width of sports, data is generated and applied to the same sports. Dennis’ tour will give you insights from the world of sport data in The Netherlands as well as across borders.
Ensure your spot by registering today!
|16.00||Welcome and introduction by Gwendolyn Graman, Business Lead Applied Innovation Exchange at Capgemini.|
|16.15||Multiple short pitches on What’s NOW in emerging technologies in sports, incl. Q&As with the speakers|
|17. 30||Drinks and Networking|