Want to know what's on now and next? Try now.lanyrd.com!

Showing 14 sessions about Sports

Your current filters are…


  1. Datatainment: Soccer Sexes-Up Spreadsheets to

    Solo on Saturday 10th March

    We've had data visualisation. We've had data journalism. But there's a missing layer that sport has ignored. Only the most passionate of fanatical sporting statisticians can get joy from the ...

    At Driskill Hotel, Maximilian (map)

  2. The Sports Fan in 2015 to

    Dual on Saturday 10th March

    Thanks largely to digital innovation, being a sports fan has never been so emotionally charged, or fun, as it is today. Fans no longer just watch. They participate, analyze, critique, ...

    At Driskill Hotel, Driskill Ballroom, Mezzanine (map)

  3. When Biomechanics Attack: Hard New Sports Lessons to

    Dual on Saturday 10th March

    Where people used to just run, now they are now denigrated as heel-strikers or running around barefoot. Serious bikers use algorithms, and hours, to figure out silly things like how ...

    At Driskill Hotel, Driskill Ballroom, Mezzanine (map)

  4. The Positive Power of Sports to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    In his role as General Manager of the San Antonio Spurs RC Buford has enjoyed being part of four NBA Championship celebrations. In his work with kids in Africa and ...

    At Driskill Hotel, Driskill Ballroom, Mezzanine (map)

  5. Cultures of Basketball: Sports in Higher Education to

    Solo on Sunday 11th March

    In this presentation, I will share the story of a groundbreaking pedagogical experiment that quickly gained national and international attention: teaching “Cultures of Basketball” at the University of Michigan. Inspired ...

    At Driskill Hotel, Driskill Ballroom, Mezzanine (map)

  6. Digital Sport: Know More, Do More to

    Solo on Sunday 11th March

    Sport by its very nature is social. How do you bring sport and activity to a new level of engagement? How do you motivate people to get moving? What influence ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon H, 6th floor (map)

  7. Nike Training Club to

    on Sunday 11th March

  8. Online Sports and the Internet's Meaning Machine to

    Solo on Sunday 11th March

    Ron Prince went from being a disgraced former Kansas State head football coach to being the internet's first job candidate for everything from coaching vacancies to the Presidency of Libya. ...

    At Driskill Hotel, Driskill Ballroom, Mezzanine (map)

  9. Sports Media: The Beat Goes Gone? to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    Until quite recently, there was a single source of record for your favorite sports team: The beat writer. For decades, the local paper determined what sports fans would consume and ...

    At Driskill Hotel, Driskill Ballroom, Mezzanine (map)

  10. Has Twitter Made the Sports Reporter Obsolete? to

    Panel on Monday 12th March

    An NFL star live tweets his own traffic stop. An accidental DM reveals a shocking trade rumor. Instead of press releases, Tiger Woods breaks news about Tiger Woods by having ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol A-D, 3rd floor (map)

  11. From Collegiate Soccer to Professional Business to

    Future15 on Monday 12th March

    Garrett Gee will be speaking on the 7 FACTORS that can make you fundable in the eyes of the world's top investors. Hear the unique story that took him from ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Room 10AB, 3rd floor (map)

  12. Nike Skateboarding Demo to

    on Monday 12th March

    Come check out some of Nike’s top skateboarding pros!

  13. Nike Training Club to

    on Tuesday 13th March

  14. Building Team Chemistry in Baseball & Technology to

    Core Conversation on Tuesday 13th March

    Making a great product isn’t really all that different than making a World Series run. In both cases, the organization must assemble the right mix of talent, motivation, independent spirit ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Rio Grande Ballroom (map)