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C-Suite Leaders From Hi-Tech, Sports and Industry Drive Hi-Tech in Sports at Invitation Only Meet in SF Ahead of Rugby World Cup Sevens

C-Suite Leaders From Hi-Tech, Sports and Industry Drive Hi-Tech in Sports at Invitation Only Meet in SF Ahead of Rugby World Cup Sevens

The Sports Innovation Network was delighted to be work with [World Rugby] and [Capgemini] in creating the World Rugby Innovation Summit as part of the Capgemini Tech Exchanges Week in the run in to the [San Francisco Rugby World Cup Sevens.] With leaders involved including [Pablo Sanchez, CEO Wealth Management at HSBC, Arjun ...

30/07/2018
Major League Baseball  agrees Blockchain Partnership in monumental move for the Sports Industry

Major League Baseball agrees Blockchain Partnership in monumental move for the Sports Industry

[Major League Baseball] has sought to create another first for the sports market by agreeing a partnership to develop the [first blockchain game based on a global sports league.] MLB has partnered with Los Angeles-based game studio Lucid Sight in the venture, which will lead to [MLB Crypto Baseball], the first-ever game compris ...

30/07/2018
Fulfilling Horse Racing’s global digital potential – the Launch of World Horse Racing

Fulfilling Horse Racing’s global digital potential – the Launch of World Horse Racing

The[ Sports Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit] is proud to announce the global launch of [World Horse Racing], a ground-breaking [new media company dedicated to telling the story of international thoroughbred horse racing.] World Horse Racing will give fans exclusive access to the thrills, glamour and culture of one of ...

21/05/2018
Huge Opportunity in Sports & Entertainment as Head of Facebook Messenger to explore Blockchain at Facebook

Huge Opportunity in Sports & Entertainment as Head of Facebook Messenger to explore Blockchain at Facebook

This week, Facebook Messenger head David Marcus announced that he's leaving his current role to [explore the use of blockchain technology within the company].  "I'm setting up a small group to explore how to best leverage Blockchain across Facebook, starting from scratch," This presents huge opportunities across multiple ver ...

10/05/2018
Intel Capital Increase Investments & Expand Partnership With NBA as Sports Tech Investments Continue to Rise

Intel Capital Increase Investments & Expand Partnership With NBA as Sports Tech Investments Continue to Rise

The [National Basketball Association] and [Intel Capita]l are combining in a joint effort to fund innovative companies at the intersection of technology, sports and entertainment. The new Emerging Technology Initiative will be a collaborative effort between the NBA and the Intel Capital group to identify challenges and oppor ...

10/05/2018
Sports Innovation Network and SportTechie PRO Partner for Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit, London

Sports Innovation Network and SportTechie PRO Partner for Performance Data & Fan Engagement Summit, London

As an added value for attending the [Sports Performance Data & Fan Engagement Congress ] in London on May 22/23, [sign up for a SportTechie PRO membership] using coupon code SINetwork_STPRO10 and receive 10% off the lifetime of any subscription. SportTechie PRO provides unlimited access to [SportTechie's unmatched coverage] of ...

25/04/2018
Spanish Giants Real Madrid Launch the First VR-Powered Multi-device Application in Pro Sports

Spanish Giants Real Madrid Launch the First VR-Powered Multi-device Application in Pro Sports

Real Madrid have announced the launch of a [virtual reality app], the move which makes it the first professional sports club around the world to embrace [VR-powered multi-device application]. The app, available for free for iOS and Android devices, will [connect fans in real time], granting them the ability to communicate wit ...

25/04/2018
LA Billionaire Closes In On $500 Million D.C United Deal As MLS Value Continues To Grow

LA Billionaire Closes In On $500 Million D.C United Deal As MLS Value Continues To Grow

Billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong is close to a deal to invest in Major League Soccer’s D.C. United, an agreement that would value the club at a league-record $500 million, according to reports. This emerges as D.C United’s new soccer-only stadium is set to open and further highlights the development, growth and commercial pote ...

12/04/2018