Don't miss out on an opportunity to listen to and meet the people responsible for creating world leading innovations at the Sport Performance Innovation Forum on 23 May.
Keynote speakers are:
Cycling star turned sailor, Simon van Velthooven, from Emirates Team New Zealand who will share his insights into the incredible innovation that helped win the America's Cup.
Indira Negi, from Intel's Olympic Program Office based in San Francisco who will share learnings from the experience at winter Olympics games with Virtual Reality.
Professor Nicolas James – UK-based world-leading researcher in the fields of neural networks and artificial intelligence for sport performance.
Simon is an Olympic, Commonwealth Games and world championship medallist in cycling and most recently was drawn into the sailing world as an Emirates Team New Zealand member.Read more
Indira Negi is the Director of Business Development in Intel's Olympic Program Office, where her focus is on building partnerships with other Technology Sponsors of the Olympic Games across the areas of Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality, 5G wireless, Processors, Sport Performance Platforms and Drones. Read more
Professor James is a world leading researcher in the areas of Neural Networks, Artificial Intelligence and Data Mining Techniques for sports performance. He will share his extensive knowledge gained in his roles as a Professor, and leader of a world leading post graduate sports analytics course.Read more
The full-day programme includes a case study on the use of technology by New Zealand sports to drive innovation, which shows how partnerships between sports codes and innovative technology businesses are paying off with improved performance.
In the business showcase you'll hear from six businesses in five-minute pitches on the latest innovations coming to market.
There is a top-notch line-up of speakers in the workshop sessions which cover nutrition, visual tech, materials tech, and fan engagement. Check out the speakers and their topics here.
This high-value event is brought to you at a very affordable rate thanks to the support of event partners and sponsors Callaghan Innovation, HPSNZ, ATEED, James & Wells, AUT and AUT Millennium.
Lunch, and morning and afternoon tea, are provided, with a coffee cart available throughout the day, and drinks and nibbles at the end to allow networking.
Have a look at the exciting programme and purchase your tickets here.
View a short clip of the 2017 Sport Performance Innovation Forum here.