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MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference’s Sports Stories Briefing

October 31, 2019

How we see it…views & opinions from MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference 1 – How Will Stephen Curry’s ‘19-20 Campaign Be Remembered? There’s something odd and unsettling about watching a basketball game from three years ago as it demonstrates how much the game has changed in just a short amount of time. Even in relatively… Read more

ESPN couldn’t be missed at industry-leading Sports Analytics Conference

April 3, 2019

In recent years, ESPN has had an increasing role in the discussion surrounding sports analytics, specifically dominating the conversation at the industry-leading MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference (SSAC) in Boston. This year topped them all with an overwhelming onsite activity, including panels, live broadcasts, recruiting, research paper finalists and more. Over the two-day event, sports… Read more


March 5, 2019

DAY 2 RECAP After an incredible weekend, SSAC19 has come to a close. From high profile panels throughout the conference featuring speakers including Adam Silver, Jimmy Pitaro, Meek Mill, Mike Leach, and many others, to more niche events like Curling and Chess, there was a lot to see and do. Thank you for joining us… Read more


March 2, 2019

DAY 1 RECAP Today, we started off #SSAC19 with a packed schedule of events! Conference Co-Chairs Jessica Gelman and Daryl Morey, along with Co-Leads Cory Brumbergs and Yesseña Brown, kicked off the days events by greeting attendees and emphasizing the new and exciting aspects of Dorkapalooza 2019. The morning began with Data is the New… Read more


February 28, 2019

Can’t make this year’s conference? Follow along with our live stream here! Streaming will kick off at approximately 8:25 a.m. EST Friday and 8:55 a.m. EST Saturday. Don’t miss out! Read more