Congratulations to the 2012 winners

Congratulations to the following winners:

Alpha Award for Lifetime AchievementBill James
Alpha Award for Best Analytics Organizations – Tampa Bay Rays
Alpha Award for Best Analytics Decision – Dallas Mavericks (Rick Carlisle’s decision to change the starting lineup for games 4,5, and 6 of the 2011 NBA Finals)
Alpha Award for Best Analytics Innovation – Prozone 3
Alpha Award for Best Research Paper Presented by Ticketmaster Deconstructing the Rebound with Optical Tracking Data by Rajiv Maheswaran,Yu-Han Chang, Aaron Henehan, Samantha Danesis
Alpha Award for Best EOS TalkFrom 5 to 13 – Redefining the positions in basketball by Muthu Alagappan
Trade Show Business CompetitionStarStreet
First Pitch Case Competition – University of Chicago Booth School of Business (Josh Yelsey, Moon Javaid, Shreena Amin)