Here’s a little piece from SABEL Labs, NT on wearable technology (Looking good Jim!). Find out about postgraduate opportunities in sport, cattle monitoring and urban transport too. More on Jim’s Sports Lab or download an information pack from Charles Darwin University http://study.cdu.edu.au/jim-lee Advertisements
Congratulations to Abbas Meamarbashi and colleagues on the founding of the Journal of Advanced Sports Technology, servicing the middle east as well as the international community, it so exciting to see it developing everywhere. Sports Technology really has exploded in the past decade becoming a mainstream role in many sporting organisations and popular through consumer… Read More A New Journal, The Rise And Rise Of Sports Technology
Some time ago I had the opportunity to review an interesting book for MIT press entitled SPORT 2.0 with a complimentary copy turning up in the mail just recently. As someone working in advancing the use of technology in sport, this book provided a refreshing viewpoint of what is happening from a grander perspective. It… Read More Sport 2.0, Where Are We Heading?
After 17 years at Griffith University, it’s time to hand back my swipe card and explore other opportunities. It’s been tremendous fun developing the sports engineering and technology disciplines (see Griffith’s SABEL research with impact), working with the elite sports industry, related and consumer industries and leading peak professional bodies like the International Sports Engineering Association,… Read More Adieu Griffith
Guest blog by David Rowlands Off to Japan! I was looking forward to catching up with my colleagues and friends in Japan once again. Recently Hugo Espinosa and I presented at the Sports and Human Dynamics Conference 2016 in Yamagata Japan. Whilst it was 38C and humid at home in Brisbane, we were experiencing the cold… Read More Sports And Human Dynamics In Japan
We are super excited to announce the ISEA2018 Sports Engineering conference will be hosted in Brisbane Australia. Griffith University and SABEL Labs welcome you to the 12th Biennial conference on the Engineering of Sport on behalf of the International Sports Engineering Association (ISEA) in Brisbane, Australia from 26 to 28 March 2018 together with Australian Sports Technologies Network.… Read More Announcing ISEA2018 – The Engineering Of Sport, Brisbane Australia
Everything you wanted to know about SABEL but were afraid to ask. Catch Jono’s recent Tv segment on catchup tv here http://tenplay.com.au/channel-eleven/scope/season-3/episode-112 Catch him at the 16minute mark, though the other stuff is pretty cool as well!
At the most recent wearable technology conference in Melbourne, we had speakers from industry and industry all weighing in on the latest developments of wearables. I had as conference chair the at times challenging task of facilitating an emerging debate on whether ‘product’ should be rushed to market, or first scientifically validated and then released to market. Not… Read More Validate Or Get It To Market?
Friday night I got along to a Heath Startup Weekend based at the Translational Research Institute, in an impressive facility behind the Princess Alexandra hospital. We have been interfacing with the startup community for some time so it was an excellent opportunity to do something a little more immersive as well as see what is happening… Read More A Startup Weekend In Health
We wrote the following piece for Telit’s Internet of things executive handbook it was nice to take a broader view of the context of what’s happening in sport. James, DA. (2016) Wearable Technology in Sport: An exemplar of the Internet of Things A. Bufalino (Ed.) In Internet of things executive handbook (pp 48-49), Telit Communications, Germany… Read More A Little Piece For The Internet Of Things (IoT) On Sports Wearables