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Preliminary Agenda Now Online!

February 6, 2013

The preliminary conference agenda is now available. Be sure to review our panels and speakers. Read more

More 2013 SSAC Panels Announced!

February 6, 2013

We have some super exciting new topics and panelists to announce. See the latest updates on the panel page here. Read more

Hockey Analytics: Derived Statistics are the Beginning not the End

February 5, 2013

The following article was written by Kevin Mongeon, a principal owner at The Sports Analytics Institute that provides consulting advice to a number of professional hockey teams. A large portion of the efforts of sports analytics specialists is focused on determining the value of a player, or more specifically, a player’s contribution to winning.  To… Read more

Lance Armstrong Panel at SSAC ’13!

January 24, 2013

Henry Abbott (Senior NBA Writer, ESPN) and Daniel Coyle (New York Times Bestselling Author of Lance Armstrong’s War and The Secret Race) will discuss Lance Armstrong and the doping culture in sports. To learn more about the panel and the panelists, click here. Read more

#SSAChat13 Twitter Chat Recap 1/13/13: NBA & NFL Analytics

January 16, 2013

Missed our Sloan Sports Analytics Conference Twitter Chat on Monday 1/13? Below are some of the NBA and NFL analytics related questions asked from Twitter and answered by our panel, which included: Daryl Morey – General Manager of the Houston Rockets, @dmorey Pablo Torre – Senior Writer, ESPN The Magazine, @pablotorre Evan Silva – Writer,… Read more