Australia’s Sports Tech Community On Show

Last Friday the AIS Arena in Canberra played host to the inaugural Australian Sports Technology Network (ASTN) industry showcase and executive lunch – and what event it was! There were around 30 exhibits from a diverse range of industries showing off their diverse range of products and services. The multidisciplinary nature of the Australian Sports… Read More Australia’s Sports Tech Community On Show

Data Claimer August 28th – Sports Analytics Conference In Melbourne

We’ve been playing with sports performance data for some time, a decade ago we were looking at one on one with a single athlete and gradually that migrated to looking at team sports. Today with so many players (and weekend warriors) wearing performance monitoring equipment the volume of data has grown enormously and looks set… Read More Data Claimer August 28th – Sports Analytics Conference In Melbourne

ASGA/VU – A Sports/University Partnership Exemplar From Victoria

Yesterday, courtesy of Shannon from ASGA (ExecDirector,  Australian Sporting Goods Association) and fellow ASTN (Australian Sports Technologies Network) board member I learnt of a partnership they had formed with Victoria University in Melbourne. (See below for the press release), Its a wonderful example of how Universities are increasingly engaging with industry directly and for mutual… Read More ASGA/VU – A Sports/University Partnership Exemplar From Victoria

Sports Technology Seed Funding for Startups

The Australian Sports Technologies Network has just announced some seeding funding for start up companies. Its very exciting especially as our Queensland node of the ASTN consists of many a SME enterprise based on great ideas but struggling to get over the hump financially. It was reported in todays Financial Review too. Duncan Saville to… Read More Sports Technology Seed Funding for Startups