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Friday, February 2 • 10:00am - 10:30am
Applications of Visual Analytics and Machine Learning in Professional Sports

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The combination of Visual Analytics and Machine Learning is particularly powerful in professional sports. Fans have a hunger for KPIs and at-a-glance dashboards; along with a deeper understanding of underlying context and strategic considerations. Managers care about players' growth, team dynamics and competitive scenarios. We've had a long history of involvement with professional sports teams at TIBCO - including the 49ers, the Golden State Warriors, the Sacramento Kings and other teams and franchises. This presentation covers a number of case studies in visual analytics and machine learning in professional sports, and provides some learnings re. opportunity, value and focus areas.

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Steven Hillion

Sr. Director of Data Science, TIBCO Software
Steven Hillion has been leading large engineering and analytics projects for twenty years. He founded Alpine Data, acquired by TIBCO, to build a collaborative platform for data science. Before that he led the global team of data scientists at Pivotal and managed development of a suite... Read More →


Friday February 2, 2018 10:00am - 10:30am CST
Room 4&5