January 10 at University of St. Thomas, Minneapolis

Join us as we explore the many ways in which data-driven decision making continues to play a major role in sports, with a stellar lineup of speakers from academia, professional teams and the tech industry. This event is perfect for sports fans, as well as analytics enthusiasts from any field.

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Andy Andres
Boston U
Mark Glickman
Founding Head, Harvard University Sports Analytics Lab
Doug Cutting
Chief Architect, Cloudera, Founder of Apache Lucene, Nutch, Hadoop & Avro
Erik Allen
Founder and CSO,
Pit Rho
Robby Sikka
Assoc. Director, Data Analytics for Sports Medicine, Mayo Clinic / TRIA Orthopaedic Center
Derek Falvey
Chief Baseball Officer, Minnesota Twins Baseball Club
Mitch Helgerson
VP, Sales and Marketing Intelligence, Minnesota Wild
Bjorn Kadlec
Sr. Business Analyst,
Minnesota Wild
Todd Abramson
Chief Operating Officer, Minnesota United FC

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Conference Chairs


Glenn Trygstad
Conference Chair
Ashley Stadler Blank
Conference Vice Chair




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