WHAT YOU WILL HEAR
In this track you’ll hear from key innovators in the sports and fitness industry, and experts in the latest sports tech. Hear how wearable technology and IOT is optimising performance, and how the world’s top professional teams harness wearables, effectively using the data collected.
This is a paid track and is available to holders of the following pass types – One and Two Day Conference Pass, Expo Gold Pass.
Academic and charitable discounts are available – please email email@example.com
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Themes: Enterprise IT & Wearables, Workplace, Data, Security Threats, Self-Driving Trucks, Connected Cars
Welcome address and thanks
James Moar, Senior Analyst, Juniper Research
Pushing performance to the limit
Andrew Cotton, Athlete , RedBull
Timothy Brownstone, CEO, KYMIRA
Robindronath Dé, Performance Analyst, British Cycling
11.15am Networking break
Elite Endurance Athletes – from nothing to something
The best endurance athletes on the planet come from a remote area in Kenya, most of them from poor farming backgrounds. From struggling to afford clothes and shoes, how do they beat the odds to become some of the world’s most celebrated athletes.
Colin Thomas, National Clinical Lead Physiologist, BMI Healthcare
The revolution of the wearable coach
Toshiba joins us for an exclusive presentation discussing the link between wearables and the intelligent edge, the growing number of use cases of such technology within numerous sectors, and a first-look at its own innovations in this area.
Neil Bramley, B2B Client Solutions Business Unit Director, Toshiba Northern Europe
David Sims, Solutions Sales Specialist, Toshiba Northern Europe
Getting sports fans closer to the athletes
In a talk delivered by one of the world’s largest media powerhouses, we discuss the developing relationships between viewer and athlete, and how viewer engagement is being curated through the use of new technologies.
Brian Naylor, Sports Technical Manager, Sky Sports
4.10pm Closing Remarks