The sport analytics community was out in full force last Friday for our second SportCon. More than 1,300 registered or joined the waitlist for the Feb. 2 event at Optum in Eden Prairie, featuring more than 70 top experts from pro sports, academia and tech. Speakers included representatives from many of our local pro sports teams, including the Minnesota Twins, United FC, Vikings and Wild.
Our first-ever SportCon was Jan. 10 at University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis. More than 1,200 people registered or joined the waitlist for this sold-out event, featuring nearly 60 speakers from the world of sports, tech and academia.