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2014 Conference Live Webcast Details

February 26, 2014

We are proud to announce that we will be live broadcasting the 2014 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference on YouTube. This year, we will be simultaneously streaming two panel rooms, and continuing to add our other recorded panels in the weeks to follow. Joining our paid YouTube channel will provide access to the live broadcast… Read more

Panel Details Now Online!

February 24, 2014

Check out our Panels page to learn more about all of our panels and who is planned to speak on each of them. Keep checking back for more information as we upload information about our Sponsor Presentations as well. Read more

Check back this week for live Webcast details

February 23, 2014

Looking to follow-along from your own home? We’ll be live-streaming two of our panel rooms, and will have a link available to register in the next few days. Read more

Full Conference Agenda Released!

February 21, 2014

The MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference organizing committee is currently in the process of finalizing the content agenda for SSAC20.  An official agenda will be published leading up to the first day of SSAC20 on March 6th.   Read more

Wanted: Sports Executive with Analytics Experience

February 18, 2014

By: Scott Batchelor, Marketing Manager, SAS  Over the last few years, the main qualifications for a general manager of a sports team have changed dramatically. Gut feel and experience have been replaced by analytical insight and predictive modeling. If Billy Beane started the trend with his Moneyball approach to team building, GMs like Daryl Morey… Read more