November 14th-15th, 2019

Camp Nou, Barcelona

BARÇA SPORTS TECHNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM

5TH EDITION
160K

The annual event, and reference in the technology sector, will feature presentations of projects and cutting-edge themes of the sports industry within the framework of the Barça Innovation Hub.

€499 20% OFF €399
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Date
November 14th-15th, 2019
Place
Camp Nou, Barcelona
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE
English
REGISTRATIONS
Open

SPEAKERS

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The Premier League

Steve Palmer

Head of Data Solutions

 

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Philadelphia 76ers

Sergi Oliva

Vice president of Strategy

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NBA

Charles Rohlf

Statistics and Tracking Data Manager

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Collinwood FC

Daniel Pelchen

Performance Data Analyst

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Porsche (Formula E)

TBD

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Manchester City

TBD

 

 

 

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Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron

Dr. J. Antonio Ramos Quiroga

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Real Club Deportivo la Coruña

José González-Dans

Managing Director

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FC Barcelona

Mariona Miret

Head of Programs Barça Foundation

 

 

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Flagship Pioneering

Ignacio Martinez

General Partner

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FC Barcelona

Fernando Andrés Quiroga

IT & Digital Consultant

 

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Natura Bissé

Joaquín Serra

Advisory and Director of Institutional Relations

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The Rugby Football League

Nichola Spencer

Membership Manager

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Formula 1

David Bailey

Senior Research and Analytics Manager

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ESADE

Manu Carricano

 

 

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ESADE

Sara Pastor

Managing Director

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Liverpool FC

Ian Graham

Director of research

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Financial Times

Simon Kuper

Award-winning columnist at the Financial Times Commentator on globalisation, urban culture, politics, and football Prize-winning author, “Soccernomics” (2012)

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Singularity University

Aaron Frank

Researcher, writer, and lecturer

 

 

 

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FC Barcelona

Victor Oliver

Stadium & Camp Nou Museum revenue Director

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The University of Edinburgh

Grant Jarvie

Professor and Director

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Elysian Park Ventures

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FC Barcelona

Ramon Jesus Gonzalez

BIM Information Manager

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LaLiga

José Carlos Franco García

Managing Director of Data & Analytics

Join us for a two-day event to discover and learn how business professionals and next-generation innovators define their strategies in a rapidly evolving environment.

Curated by the team at Barça Innovation Hub, it attracts sports professionals, business leaders and pioneering thinkers, providing a variety of networking experiences that complement the learnings at the symposium.

Our event challenges participants to think in a disruptive manner, empowering them to unleash unique insights which can be applied for new business opportunities in the sports industry and beyond.

 

TARGET AUDIENCE

Sports tech professionals, digital professionals, digital marketing, data analysis, tech performance, smart facility managers and any sports industry professional that wants to stay up to date.

A MESSAGE FROM THE EXPERTS

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PROGRAM

  • THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14TH
  • FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15TH

SCHEDULES

09:00
WELCOME SPEECH
09:30
OPENING SESSION: THE FUTURE OF DIGITAL GAMING IN SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT Trip Hawkins
10:15
PANEL: SMART VENUES High-performance technology used in sports venues.
Chairman: Sara Pastor (ESADE) | Ramon Jesus Gonzalez (FC Barcelona )
11:15
COFFEE BREAK
12:15
PANEL: ENHANCING ATHLETE’S PERFORMANCE The aim of this panel is to evaluate the impact that technologies have in improving players performance, as an individual, team or competition.
TBC
13:15
LUNCH
15:00
PANEL: DATA-DRIVEN DECISION MAKING How data helps clubs to manage themselves, to take decisions and to improve the fans’ experience.
Chairman: Manu Carricano (ESADE) | Speaker: Victor Oliver (FC Barcelona) | José Carlos Franco García (LaLiga)
16:00
COFFEE BREAK
16:30
PANEL: THE FUTURE WORLD AND ITS IMPACT ON SPORTS Chairman: Joaquín Serra (Natura Bissé) | Speakers: Ignacio Martinez (Flagship Pioneering) | Aaron Frank (Singularity University) | Elysian Park Ventures
17:30
COFFEE BREAK
18:00
PANEL: DATA INTO THE FIELD The aim of this talk is to progress forward our conversation around analytics in sport, from “what data should we collect and analyze?” to “what data should we act on?"
Sergi Oliva (Philadelphia 76ers) | Charles Rohlf (NBA) | Ian Graham (Liverpool FC)

SCHEDULES

09:45
PANEL: MOBILE OBSESSED How to make the most of this technological revolution called smartphones and how to engage fans from all over the world by personalizing their experience.
Fernando Andrés Quiroga (FC Barcelona) | David Bailey (Formula 1) | Nichola Spencer (The Rugby Football League)
10:45
COFFEE BREAK
11:15
PANEL: THE GAME: WHAT’S NEXT The aim of this panel is to see how the use of tecnologies and data will make our competitions stay at the highest level.
Chairman: Simon Kuper (Financial Times) | Steve Palmer (The Premier League) | Daniel Pelchen (Collinwood FC)
12:15
COFFEE BREAK
12:45
PANEL: SOCIAL INNOVATION THROUGH SPORTS Chairman: Grant Jarvie | Speakers: José González-Dans (Real Club Deportivo la Coruña) | Dr J. Antonio Ramos Quiroga (Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron) | Mariona Miret (FC Barcelona) | Grant Jarvie (University of Edinburgh)

BARÇA SPORTS TECHNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM past editions

BARÇA SPORTS TECHNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM 2018
4th edition

November 15th-16th, 2018

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BARÇA SPORTS TECHNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM 2017
3rd edition

November 9th-10th, 2017

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BARÇA SPORTS TECHNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM 2016
2nd edition

November 10th-11th, 2016

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BARÇA SPORTS TECHNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM 2015
1st edition

November 19th, 2015

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