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James Carwana, Head of Intel Sports & Vice President Intel Capital to Open Immersive Tech in Sports & Entertainment Summit

James Carwana, Head of Intel Sports & Vice President Intel Capital to Open Immersive Tech in Sports & Entertainment Summit

James Carwana, Vice President at Intel Capital and General Manager of the Intel Sports organization at Intel Corporation will open the [Immersive Tech in Sports & Entertainment Summit] returning to San Francisco this [November (13-14).] James will be talking about the ["Immersive Future"] and the commercial, investment and tech ...

31/08/2018
C-Suite Leaders From Hi-Tech, Sports and Industry Drive Hi-Tech in Sports at Invitation Only Meet in SF Ahead of Rugby World Cup Sevens

C-Suite Leaders From Hi-Tech, Sports and Industry Drive Hi-Tech in Sports at Invitation Only Meet in SF Ahead of Rugby World Cup Sevens

The Sports Innovation Network was delighted to be work with [World Rugby] and [Capgemini] in creating the World Rugby Innovation Summit as part of the Capgemini Tech Exchanges Week in the run in to the [San Francisco Rugby World Cup Sevens.] With leaders involved including [Pablo Sanchez, CEO Wealth Management at HSBC, Arjun ...

30/07/2018
Major League Baseball  agrees Blockchain Partnership in monumental move for the Sports Industry

Major League Baseball agrees Blockchain Partnership in monumental move for the Sports Industry

[Major League Baseball] has sought to create another first for the sports market by agreeing a partnership to develop the [first blockchain game based on a global sports league.] MLB has partnered with Los Angeles-based game studio Lucid Sight in the venture, which will lead to [MLB Crypto Baseball], the first-ever game compris ...

30/07/2018
Africa Successfully Launch 5G Broadcast and create Huge Opportunity for Immersive Technologies

Africa Successfully Launch 5G Broadcast and create Huge Opportunity for Immersive Technologies

5G has long been lauded as the answer to enabling effective immersive and virtual experiences. The Vodocam Durban horserace has been the first instance in Africa where 5G has enabled a live sport broadcast in Virtual Reality. The first VR experience showcased the high speed and low latency capabilities of 5G and used 4K video ...

30/07/2018
Fulfilling Horse Racing’s global digital potential – the Launch of World Horse Racing

Fulfilling Horse Racing’s global digital potential – the Launch of World Horse Racing

The[ Sports Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit] is proud to announce the global launch of [World Horse Racing], a ground-breaking [new media company dedicated to telling the story of international thoroughbred horse racing.] World Horse Racing will give fans exclusive access to the thrills, glamour and culture of one of ...

21/05/2018
Blockchain to Super-Charge Esports Industry & Create Unique Platform for Sports Betting

Blockchain to Super-Charge Esports Industry & Create Unique Platform for Sports Betting

As we begin to examine the repercussions of the [U.S. Supreme Court action to break down Nevada’s monopoly on legal sports betting] one of the more pertinent questions is the alleged size of the US sports betting market – [$150 billion]. There are naturally varying opinions around this figure but the part that has so many exc ...

21/05/2018
Huge Opportunity in Sports & Entertainment as Head of Facebook Messenger to explore Blockchain at Facebook

Huge Opportunity in Sports & Entertainment as Head of Facebook Messenger to explore Blockchain at Facebook

This week, Facebook Messenger head David Marcus announced that he's leaving his current role to [explore the use of blockchain technology within the company].  "I'm setting up a small group to explore how to best leverage Blockchain across Facebook, starting from scratch," This presents huge opportunities across multiple ver ...

10/05/2018
Intel Capital Increase Investments & Expand Partnership With NBA as Sports Tech Investments Continue to Rise

Intel Capital Increase Investments & Expand Partnership With NBA as Sports Tech Investments Continue to Rise

The [National Basketball Association] and [Intel Capita]l are combining in a joint effort to fund innovative companies at the intersection of technology, sports and entertainment. The new Emerging Technology Initiative will be a collaborative effort between the NBA and the Intel Capital group to identify challenges and oppor ...

10/05/2018
Freelance Conference Producer - Sport Tech Conferences

Freelance Conference Producer - Sport Tech Conferences

[The Company] The Sports Innovation Network is the fastest growing network for leaders, innovators, coaches, research institutions, media bodies and commercial decision makers working in or connected with sport and technology from across the work global An international sporting consultancy, conference production and event m ...

15/05/2018
Sports Innovation Network and SportTechie PRO Partner for Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit, London

Sports Innovation Network and SportTechie PRO Partner for Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit, London

As an added value for attending the [Sports Performance Data & Fan Engagement Congress ] in London on May 22/23, [sign up for a SportTechie PRO membership] using coupon code SINetwork_STPRO10 and receive 10% off the lifetime of any subscription. SportTechie PRO provides unlimited access to [SportTechie's unmatched coverage] of ...

25/04/2018
Spanish Giants Real Madrid Launch the First VR-Powered Multi-device Application in Pro Sports

Spanish Giants Real Madrid Launch the First VR-Powered Multi-device Application in Pro Sports

Real Madrid have announced the launch of a [virtual reality app], the move which makes it the first professional sports club around the world to embrace [VR-powered multi-device application]. The app, available for free for iOS and Android devices, will [connect fans in real time], granting them the ability to communicate wit ...

25/04/2018
Samsung NEXT & MC Saatchi Join Faculty As Immersive Tech in Sports & Entertainment Summit Hits London

Samsung NEXT & MC Saatchi Join Faculty As Immersive Tech in Sports & Entertainment Summit Hits London

Commercial strategy and execution is essential to the development of Immersive and new technologies. The [Immersive Technology In Sports & Entertainment Summit] creates an environment whereby leaders from across the technology, broadcast, sports and entertainment space can speak [openly and honestly to facilitate cross-learning, ...

12/04/2018
LA Billionaire Closes In On $500 Million D.C United Deal As MLS Value Continues To Grow

LA Billionaire Closes In On $500 Million D.C United Deal As MLS Value Continues To Grow

Billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong is close to a deal to invest in Major League Soccer’s D.C. United, an agreement that would value the club at a league-record $500 million, according to reports. This emerges as D.C United’s new soccer-only stadium is set to open and further highlights the development, growth and commercial pote ...

12/04/2018