2020 Sports Analytics Conference

Winning with Analytics

APRIL 15

ANN ARBOR, MI

 

ABOUT

2020 Michigan Sports Analytics Conference is a one-day conference, consisting of keynote speeches, fireside chats, panels and interactive workshops on a variety of topics from industry leaders in sports analytics from the NFL, NBA,  NHL, MLB, collegiate teams, academia, media, and top technology companies, sharing insights and presenting best practices.

 

This is a conference you won’t want to miss!

Featuring Industry Leaders

Conference Sponsor

 
 

Agenda (tentative)

Morning

8:00 - 12:00

Check-in & Breakfast

Opening Remark

Kim Cameron

Professor Emeritus of Management and Organizations

Fireside Chat​: Winning Games With Analytics and Making Game-Day Decisions in Real-time

Sam Rosengarten, Coaching Analyst Performance, Baltimore Ravens

Panel: Performance Analytics in Professional Sports

Rohit Mogalayapalli, Sports Analytics Consultant

Jay Sartori, Senior Director of Baseball Analytics & Operations, Detroit Tigers

David Whiteside, PhD, Director, Performance Science, New York Yankee

Jessica Zendler, Zendler Consulting/ Adjunct Research Assistant Professor, Michigan Performance Research Laboratory

Coffee Break 

Panel: Michigan Men's Basketball in Analytics

Michael Rosenberg, Senior Writer, Sports Illustrated
Alex Wong, Associate Athletic Trainer, University of Michigan Basketball

Pete Kahler, Assistant Men's Basketball Coach, University of Michigan Basketball

Sigrid Olthof, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Michigan

Panel: Using Analytics to Increase Fan Engagement and Ticket Sales

Andre Snellings, Fantasy Basketball Writer, ESPN

Stephen Master, Managing Director, Master Media Advisors LLC
Chase Carpenter, Director of Advanced Analytics, Chicago Cubs
Justin Friedman, Director of Fan Data & Analytics, NFL

Talk: Athlete Scouting:  Prospect Evaluation, Selection, and Development Using Data Analytics

Mike Fairman, Hockey Operations - Player Performance Mgr, Florida Panthers

Individual Talk: Driving Revenue Growth for Media Properties in Sports

Adriane Berman, Director, Media Analytics & Strategy, NFL

Lunch

Afternoon

1:00 - 4:00

Talk: Synthesizing Big Data Quickly and Efficiently

Jake Switzer, Cloud Solution Architect, Microsoft


Fireside Chat: League-wide Strategy in Analytics

Hao Meng, Associate Vice President, Basketball Strategy & Analytics, NBA

Bobby Yang, Senior Director, League-Wide Data & Analytics, NFL

Talk: Building A Sports Analytics Team for A Competitive Advantage

Ben Alamar, Head of Business Analytics, StubHub

Coffee Break 

Fireside Chat: Sports Analytics from the Athlete's Perspective

Brendan Harris, Retired professional baseball infielder, Los Angeles Angels

Chris Borland, Former American Football Linebacker, San Francisco 49ers

Data Analytics Workshop

Sanjeev Kumar
LEO Lecturer I of Technology and Operations

Unversity of Michigan

4:00 - 5:00

Networking

 

Hotel & Travel

The hotels below provide a discounted rate for the Michigan 2020 Sports Analytics Conference attendees. A promo code will be sent to you after registration
 

The Graduate
615 E Huron St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
 
Hyatt Place Ann Arbor (Free shuttle to the event will be provided)

3223 S State St, Ann Arbor, MI 48108

 

Bell Tower Hotel

300 S Thayer St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Ticket Pricing

GENERAL
ADMISSION

$395

UM FACULTY & STAFF

$195

STUDENT

$95

2020 Michigan Ross Sports Analytics Conference

STAY AHEAD OF THE INDUSTRY

What

Michigan Ross 2020 Sports Analytics Conference

When

April 15, 2020

Where

Ross School of Business

701 Tappan Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Questions?

 

Contact us @ MichiganCVCI@umich.edu

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