This panel will bring together leading minds at the forefront of innovation in professional sports, analyzing the latest technologies that are being deployed to help make athletes stronger, better, and faster. The panel will consider trends in both physical equipment (e.g., the aerodynamics of a bicycle or a swimming skinsuit) and digital technology (e.g., wearable biometric sensors and GPS trackers) used by elite athletes to gain an edge on their competition in individual and team sports. The panel will also consider the legal and intellectual property implications of developing and launching new technologies in the sports industry. Featured panelists will include Dr. Scott Drawer, Head of Innovation for the Great British Olympic Team, Jordan Rapp, a Professional Triathlete, David McIntosh, a Sports Attorney and Dr. Benoit Vincent, CTO of TaylorMade.
Moderator – Mark McClusky