November 13th, 2019

Camp Nou, Barcelona

BARÇA SPORTS ANALYTICS SUMMIT 2019

2ND EDITION

SPEAKERS

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Dan Cervone

Director of Quantitative Research

Los Angeles Dodgers

 

 

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Jan Van Haaren

Football Analytics Manager

Univ. Leuven – SciSports

 

 

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Suds Gopaladesikan

Head Data Scientist – Information Systems Management

Benfica

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Sergio Llana

Data Scientist

FC Barcelona

 

A MESSAGE FROM THE EXPERTS

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PROGRAM

  • WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13TH

SCHEDULES

10:00
OPENING AND PRESENTATION OF THE FOOTBALL ANALYTICS GUIDE Albert Mundet
10:25
SPEAKERS INTRODUCTION AND EVENT GUIDELINES Javier Fernández
10:30
HOW TO STRENGTHEN A CLUB’S CULTURE THROUGH DATA ANALYTICS Suds Gopaladesikan (Benfica)
11:00
- USING CONTEXTUAL PLAYER MOVEMENT AND SPATIAL CONTROL TO ANALYSE PLAYER PASSING TRENDS IN FOOTBALL Bart Spencer
11:30
- EXPLAINABLE INJURY FORECASTING VIA MULTIVARIATE TIME SERIES AND CONVOLUTIONAL NEURAL NETWORKS Luca Pappalardo
12:00
Coffee Break
12:30
HOW AND WHY WE NEED CONTEXT TO ANALYSE BALL POSSESSIONS Sergio Llana (FC Barcelona)
13:00
ESTIMATION OF PLAYER LOAD METRICS USING BROADCAST DERIVED TRACKING DATA Jacob Mortensen
13:30
HEAD, SHOULDERS, HIP AND BALL... HIP AND BALL! USING POSE DATA TO LEVERAGE FOOTBALL PLAYER ORIENTATION Adrià Arbúes
14:00
Lunch
15:00
SCOUTING FOOTBALL PLAYERS BY SQUEEZING EVERY LAST DROP OUT OF MATCH EVENT DATA Jan Van Haaren (Univ. Leuven - SciSports)
15:30
DYNAMIC ANALYSIS OF TEAM STRATEGY IN PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL MATCHES Laurie Shaw
16:00
Coffee Break
16:30
BASEBALL ANALYTICS IN THE AGE OF PLAYER TRACKING DATA Dan Cervone - Los Angeles Dodgers
17:00
BEST RESEARCH PAPER ANNOUNCED
17:15
EXPERTS PANEL: "PATHS FOR THE EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION BETWEEN DATA ANALYSTS AND FOOTBALL EXPERTS"
18:00
Closing Ceremony