Our Dean Oliver previews this weekend’s SPEIA Basketball Analytics Summit, where he is a featured speaker:
“We live in a world that’s driven by data,” Oliver said. “Understand this a great opportunity to understand how data is actually making a difference in a very prominent industry that we’re all familiar with.”
Full article: Spectacular Magazine
TruMedia’s Paul Carr hosted the soccer panel at this year’s Sloan Sports Analytics Conference in Boston, to discuss soccer analytics and youth development. Panelists included Brian Biello (New England Revolution president), Ben Mackriell (Head of OptaPro), Kristine Lilly (former USWNT star) & Isaac Guerrero (Technical Director of Barcelona’s Football School).
TruMedia’s Paul Carr presented at the OptaPro Soccer conference in January. Drawing on his extensive experience working in media and with teams, his presentation focused on communicating data through visualization.
Video and slides of his presentation