November 13th, 2019

Camp Nou, Barcelona

BARÇA SPORTS ANALYTICS SUMMIT

2ND EDITION
160K

Analytics experts will provide innovative proposals towards the use of that data and knowledge on the field.

€250 5% OFF €237
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Date
November 13th, 2019
Place
Camp Nou, Barcelona
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE
English
REGISTRATIONS
Open

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 unique and inspirational one-day event which will showcase the future and explain statistical modeling and analysis of sports data. Founded in 2018, it invites sport teams, universities, researchers, technologists, quants, data analysts and data scientists to discuss how they can help answer tactical game challenges as well as new endeavors in the industry such as data visualization and other hot topics.

The event exists to empower data science and sports science communities within sports across the globe, enabling new collaborations and partnerships to rewrite the future.

TARGET AUDIENCE

The target audience consists of sports professionals from around the world who are interested in technology, data analytics and learning from the leading researchers in this field. The event is not only focused on the European football market, but we are also reaching out to other sports organizations such as the NFL, NBA, NHL, MLS, MLB, and other major leagues as well as professional sports confederations (AFC, CAF, CONCACAF, CONMEBOL, OFC, etc.) throughout the world.

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PROGRAM

  • WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13TH

SCHEDULES

10:00
OPENING AND PRESENTATION OF THE FOOTBALL ANALYTICS GUIDE Javier Sobrino
10:25
SPEAKERS INTRODUCTION AND EVENT GUIDELINES Javier Fernández
10:30
BASEBALL ANALYTICS IN THE AGE OF PLAYER TRACKING DATA Invited Speaker: Dan Cervone - Los Angeles Dodgers -
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
HOW TO STRENGTHEN A CLUB’S CULTURE THROUGH DATA ANALYTICS Suds Gopaladesikan (Benfica)
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

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