Geek Wire Sports Tech Summit

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Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber. L.A. Clippers owner Steve Ballmer. Brooks Running CEO Jim Weber. And Super Bowl champion Doug Baldwin Jr. of the Seattle Seahawks. Those are just a few of the speakers who will join us at the first-ever GeekWire Sports Tech Summit.

Presented by Comcast, this inaugural event brings together professionals, investors, entrepreneurs and fans in sports and technology for a full day immersive and interactive summit focused on learning, networking and idea exchange.

Taking place in Seattle on July 12-13, 2016, attendees at the Sports Tech Summit will hear from industry leaders and visionaries about advances in sports technology and innovation that are driving the industry and enhancing the overall fan experience. The summit structure has been designed to inform and inspire sports and technology professionals, as well as avid and casual fans.

Conference sessions will include leadership keynotes, interactive panels, hands-on demos and fun networking parties, all designed to connect leaders in the sports and technology industries. Sessions will focus on topics as:

• Innovation: Future of technology in changing the sport landscape
• Digital: Embracing the digital and social revolution through sports marketing
• Analytics: The impact of data on sports.
• The Athlete: Athletes and technology – enhancing performance, engaging with fans

The action will begin on Tuesday, July 12, with an opening night cocktail reception for attendees. On Wednesday, July 13, the conference will kick off — featuring leaders in sports tech discussing new innovations that will transform the fan experience, revolutionize the front office and boost performance of athletes.

The day will conclude with an after party in the Mariner’s Bullpen from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Attendees will also have the option to attend a rooftop deck party from 4:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m., followed by one of the most exciting the Seattle Sounders take on FC Dallas 7:30 p.m. at nearby CenturyLink Field.

GeekWire Sports Tech Summit attendees receive access to event sessions, lunch, cocktail hours, and have the option to include the Sounders Day rooftop deck party and a Sounders match with their ticket.
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By: GeekWire