For the past 4 years, Sports Innovation Lab has been collecting and analyzing data from across the sports, technology, and media industries. Their findings produced the industry’s first data-backed ranking of the world’s most innovative teams. Hear how these teams are have created enterprise value and learn about their path to strategic growth.
"… all models are wrong; the practical question is how wrong do they have to be to not be useful.” (George Box) Athletic departments at schools with under-enrollment have been caught in a bad-model trap, where the NCAA's accounting conventions lead them to make harmful economic decisions in the false belief they are cutting costs. Andy Schwarz (PCL, OSKR) works through why the accounting gets the economics so wrong, provides detailed examples from schools that have made mistaken cuts in 2020, and outlines a solution to avoid these errors going forward.
Hear from coaches, players, and the journalists who report out on the ‘culture codes’ of teams as they discuss the analytics behind culture and the potential to measure these ‘glue’ players.
Bringing together the leading figures in sports analytics, business, and technology.