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Tickets On Sale This Monday 10/21 at 12:30pm!

October 17, 2013

Tickets for the 2014 Conference will go on sale Monday, October 21st at 12:30pm (ET) and mailing list subscribers will have two hours before tickets are announced to the general public. An email with a link to the tickets will be sent Monday morning. There are a limited number of early-bird tickets so act fast! Questions about… Read more

Nate Silver is back for the ’14 Conference!

October 17, 2013

We are excited to announce that Nate Silver, founder of FiveThirtyEight.com which was recently acquired by ESPN, is back for the 2014 conference! Nate is a leading statistician who provides data-driven coverage of sports, politics, economics, technology and more! We are thrilled to have him back for SSAC14! Read more

Startup Competition & Trade Show Applications are now Open!

October 17, 2013

The 2014 SSAC Startup Competition & Trade Show is an opportunity for sports-industry startups to showcase their exciting products or services to potential customers, business partners, and employees. Interested in participating? The application deadline is November 15, so apply now! Read more

Ticket On Sale Date Announcement and RP Abstract Deadline

October 10, 2013

Tickets On-Sale Week of October 21st! Tickets for the 2014 Conference will go on sale the week of October 21st and mailing list subscribers will be notified before the general public. There are a limited number of early-bird tickets so act fast! Stay tuned for next week’s email with more details! Questions about the conference or tickets?… Read more

Call for Research Paper & Evolution of Sport Abstracts!

September 18, 2013

Call for Research Paper Abstracts Due October 15th!   The 2014 SSAC Research Paper competition will have the largest prize to date with a grand prize of $20,000. Previous finalists have been featured on Numbers Never Lie and have even caught the attention of the President! If you are interested in participating in the research… Read more