News and Blog

What We’re Reading: February 1

February 1, 2018

As we edge into February, the XXIII Olympic Winter Games are right around the corner.  Taking place from February 9th through February 25th in Pyeongchang, South Korea, the Games will host 102 events across 15 disciplines including skiing, figure skating, bobsled, and (let us not forget the best) curling.  This will be the 2nd time… Read more

What We’re Reading: January 25

January 25, 2018

With just a few weeks left before our 2018 Conference, we at SSAC18 are incredibly eager to share all of the great panels and discussions that have been formed over the past few months. One of the topics that we are particularly excited about is “Playing for the Players” – a discussion between players’ union… Read more

Interview with Daryl Morey, SSAC Co-founder

January 18, 2018

This week on the blog, we’re taking you behind the scenes for an exclusive interview with SSAC Co-founder, Daryl Morey. Morey is the General Manager of the Houston Rockets, and has co-chaired SSAC since its inception. Read below to find out what he’s most looking forward to at #SSAC18, and how he interprets this year’s… Read more

Interview with Jessica Gelman, SSAC Co-founder

January 18, 2018

This week on the blog, we’re taking you behind the scenes for an exclusive interview with SSAC Co-founder, Jessica Gelman. In addition to co-chairing the conference for the last 12 years, Gelman is the CEO of Kraft Analytics Group (KAGR), a technology and services company focused on data management, advanced analytics and strategic consulting in… Read more

Interview with Megan Schroeder, Manager of Baseball Research & Development for the LA Dodgers

January 10, 2018

With just a few weeks until the 2018 Conference, we’re gearing up for one of of our favorite aspects of SSAC: career development.  We recently sat down with Megan Schroeder, Manager of Baseball Research & Development with the LA Dodgers, to hear about her firsthand experience at SSAC and how it led her to begin… Read more