Our next event looks at the development of technical sports products with the CEOs & Product Directors of Shot Scope & Coach Logic. Speaker info below:
Jerome Durussel, an award winning data scientist with Catapult, will be talking about he uses inertial sensors to map the unique movement fingerprints of athletes with Catapult’s Movement Module and how it can benefit performance.
Jim Law is the CEO of Find A Player, an app that makes it easier for people to organise, find and play sports locally. Together with Head of Product, Lee McLaughlin, he will explain how they have gone from zero to 100,000 games created on their platform with a cancellation rate running at well under 1%.
David Hunter, CEO of Shot Scope (https://shotscope.com) will describe how they developed smart wearable technology to help golfers leverage data to improve their game. The Shot Scope wristband operates in the background without interrupting play and provides insights previously only available to the top tour professionals.
Mark Cairns is a former school teacher and international rugby player, who alongside Andy Muir, set up Coach Logic in 2012. Coach Logic (https://www.coach-logic.com) is a collaborative video analysis platform for sports teams with users as wide ranging as West Ham Utd and Peebles Rugby Club. The coaching software improves the use of video in performance analysis and brings teams closer together by putting learning and engagement at the forefront. Mark holds the current position of Chief Product Officer.
18.00 - Doors open; free pizza, beer, wine, soft drinks & networking
18.30 - Talks
19.45 - Q&A
20.30 - Networking
21.00 - Close
This event is supported by our partners: Barclays Eagle Labs, CodeBase and Cultivate.
Barclays Eagle Labs are spaces set up by Barclays to help businesses create, innovate and grow. Visit their state-of-the-art Lab at CodeBase. (https://labs.uk.barclays/locations/edinburgh)
CodeBase is the UK’s largest startup incubator, home to more than 100 of the country’s best technology companies. (http://www.thisiscodebase.com)
Cultivate build the highest quality web applications for clients including Deliveroo, GOV.UK and 38 Degrees (http://www.cultivatehq.com)
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