Netherlands Sports Technology Cup is a 2-day hackathon to celebrate innovation in Sports Analytics, Sports Data, Sports Marketing and Sports Technologies across Europe. Hosted at Amsterdam Arena, the 120-person event is a fun, innovative competition for top professionals, academics, and university students to collaborate and showcase creativity, technology expertise and passion for innovation prototyping around Sports Technology. From stadiums & venues, injury prevention, high performance, fan engagement, business leadership, coaching, virtual reality, artificial intelligence — the Netherlands Sports Technology Cup looks to re-imagine what comes next in sports, media, stadiums and entertainment.
Only 120 spots. It’s a Free event! Pre-Register your interest now!
Teams (up to 5 members) from the same company or university, will prototype and test complex Sports Technology solutions over 48 hours, with mentoring from some of the world’s leading vendors, technologists and sports scientists. The Netherlands Sports Technology Cup will have up to 120 participants (up to 30 teams total) competing in the Sports Technology hackathon challenges with competitors drawn from backgrounds including STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths), Big Data Analytics, Internet-of-Things (IoT), Sports Science, Sports Management, Sports Marketing and pure-play Sports Technology vendors providers and non-sports disciplines.
Participants in the Netherlands Sports Technology Cup will be tasked with creating integrated Sports Technology, Sports IoT and Sports Data solutions and prototypes – involving technology, performance, business, strategy, wearables, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, IoT and big data analytics concepts. Teams will be judged based on three criteria:
To make sure you get the most out of the Sports Tech Cup, pre-hackathon briefing will be made available to competitors the week before the event. We’ll also be providing some background resources you may find useful in preparation for the competition.
The 2-day sports technology hackathon format
SATURDAY (DAY 1)
Registration Opens (8am)
Briefing Session & Teams Created (10am)
Hackathon begins (11am)
Hackathon Ends (9pm)
SUNDAY (DAY 2)
Hackathon Resumes (9am)
Hackathon Concludes (3pm)
Interviews and Presentations (3:30pm)
Finalists & Awards Ceremony (4:30pm)