SPORTLOGiQ is bringing its AI-powered sports analytics to the world's biggest sports analytics conference
MONTREAL, Feb. 13, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - SPORTLOGiQ is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the 2018 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference in Boston on February 23-24. The team is excited to be part of the event and to help drive the conversation on how technology is shaping hockey analytics and the sports industry.
The conference is attended by industry experts from both on and off the field and provides a forum to discuss the role that analytics and innovation play in sports. This year's edition will feature high profile speakers, including former President Barack Obama, Gary Bettman, and Nate Silver. SPORTLOGiQ's Director of Hockey Analytics, Christopher Boucher, will be a speaker on this year's sole hockey panel. As the leader in advanced hockey analytics, SPORTLOGiQ is proud to present the panel.
The panel will bring together hockey industry leaders to discuss how player tracking technology is transforming hockey analytics and the NHL, with a particular focus on the challenges with communicating data to teams. As an NHL team consultant for 7 years with over two decades of experience in micro-stats, Boucher will bring his deep data knowledge and expertise to the discussion. "I am honored to be on the panel alongside such an impressive roster of speakers. I look forward to providing the audience with more insight on hockey analytics."
SPORTLOGiQ will also be an exhibitor at the conference—showcasing its revolutionary AI-powered sports analytics. Finally, its AI team will be presenting a research paper it funded on the analysis of game events using hockey and basketball datasets.
About SPORTLOGiQ (www.SPORTLOGiQ.com)
SPORTLOGiQ is an AI-powered sports analytics company backed by Mark Cuban. The company's advanced analytics software tracks the location and actions of every player on the ice, field, or court using standard game footage. Its proprietary machine intelligence then transforms the data into meaningful insights to help teams win more games and broadcasters engage more viewers. SPORTLOGiQ is trusted by 24 NHL teams, 40 pro sports teams, and 5 major broadcast networks. The company was founded by an Olympic athlete and a PhD in computer vision and machine learning. SPORTLOGiQ was named one of the top AI companies in the world by CB Insights.
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