DraftKings, the digital sports entertainment and gaming company, invites graduate students and those attending the conference to enter their Sports Gaming Innovation Challenge! Graduate students from around the country will be tasked with creating and presenting a new sports gaming concept to DraftKings. The proposed idea must integrate with the DraftKings fantasy or sports betting application and must pertain to one of the following topics:
A set of finalists will be selected to present their ideas during the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference and compete for the top three prizes!
In order to register successfully, an individual or team must adhere to the following eligibility criteria:
**Accepted applicants will be able to purchase student tickets, which are highly discounted from regular priced tickets and otherwise sold out**
Registration for the DraftKings Sports Gaming Innovation Challenge is now closed.
Please contact the Interactive Events team if you have any questions (Dan Alvarez: firstname.lastname@example.org). We also encourage participants to subscribe to our newsletter in order to receive the latest information about the conference!
Registration Deadline -- February 1, 2020
Deliverable Submission Deadline -- February 12, 2020
Top 5 Teams Notified -- Week of February 17, 2020
Top 5 Teams Presentation Guidance Calls with Draftkings -- Week of February 17, 2020
Final Round Presentations -- March 6, 2020
The event finalists are eligible to compete for the top three prizes, which will be awarded following the 2020 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference: