News and Blog
Announcing Ackerman, Gladwell and Van Gundy for the 2014 Conference!
December 6, 2013
We are pleased to welcome Val Ackerman, Malcolm Gladwell and Stan Van Gundy as panelists for the 2014 conference! Val Ackerman is the current Commissioner of the Big East Conference, the founding President of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), and a past President of USA Basketball. Malcolm Gladwell is a New York Times best selling author and recently released his latest book… Read more
Reminder to Buy Tickets Now & Check out our Blog
November 22, 2013
Tickets are Selling Quickly so Buy NOW! Tickets are going fast! With many great speakers confirmed, we will sell out early this year. BUY NOW! Questions about the conference, tickets, or where to stay? Check out our FAQs page and our logistics page on the website. Remember to Check Out the SSAC Blog! This year’s SSAC… Read more
Welcoming Five Exciting Owners to the 2014 Conference!
November 22, 2013
We are very excited to announce that Jeanie Buss, Drew Carey, Wyc Grousbeck, Jonathan Kraft and Vivek Ranadivé will be participating in the 2014 Sloan Sports Analytics Conference! Jeanie Buss is President of the Los Angeles Lakers, following 14 seasons as Executive Vice President of Business Operations. Drew Carey is an Owner of the Seattle Sounders and an iconic American actor, comedian, and… Read more
Welcome to this year’s MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference blog!
November 21, 2013
Welcome to this year’s MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference blog! As always, we’ll be sharing the latest in cutting-edge analytics, insightful research, and behind-the-scenes perspective about the conference. Experts will provide insights on a range of topics, including: player analysis, big data and advanced analytics, and updates on panels and new panelists. If you have… Read more
Trade Show & EoS Application Deadlines Approaching; Tickets Going Fast!
November 7, 2013
Trade Show Applications Due Soon! The 2014 SSAC Startup Competition & Trade Show applications are due on November 15th. This is a great 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 to be part… Read more