This panel aims to examine the fine line between when to make managerial decisions on gut feel, versus when to stick to the data. Did the 2020 World Series serve as a catalyst for changes to the game going forward, or will managers shrug off pressure from the media?
We bring together leaders from the FanDuel, Washington Football Team, and ESPN to sit down and discuss the difficult decisions they made when faced with the new normal, and how they were able to lead their companies through these challenging times using available data available to guide decision making.
This talk provides lessons learned and key takeaways from the Data, Analytics, Technology and Athletics “DATA Bulls”, an applied data science project for undergraduate students built around sports analytics.
Bringing together the leading figures in sports analytics, business, and technology.