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Digital Futures technology workshop for sports

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Feb 22

Swedish Olympic Committee (SOK) and KTH Royal Institute of Technology welcome researchers from all partners of Digital Futures to the first event to establish sports as an application area for research within Digital Futures societal challenge Rich and Healthy Life.

 

Date and time: February 22, 13.00 – 15.00
Speaker: See program below
Title: Digital Futures technology workshop for sports
Zoom: Link will be provided to registered participants

We welcome researchers from all partners of Digital Futures.

Please register for the workshop here.

Photo by Sam Balye for Unsplash - running women in Olympic colors

Swedish Olympic Committee (SOK) and KTH Royal Institute of Technology invite researchers to a technology workshop for sports. Sports may offer researchers real test cases, data and demonstrable applications of research with potentially high visibility

The purpose of the workshop is to consolidate ongoing research of relevance to elite athletes and regular practitioners for health and well-being. The scope is Olympic and Paralympic winter and summer sports.

The program consists of talks from researchers who work on sports applications and presentations of problems open for study by representatives from SOK.

This workshop is the first event to establish sports as an application area for research within Digital Futures societal challenge Rich and Healthy Life. We welcome researchers from all partners of Digital Futures.

Program for SOK-KTH workshop on February 22, 2021

13:00 Welcome and introduction

Prof. Gunnar Karlsson, KTH EECS

13:05 Sport Engineering Research: Overview talks (10 min each)

13:50 Break (10 min)

14:40 Hot topics for sports engineering

Peter Reinebo, managing director, Swedish Olympic Committee

14:55 Continued work and conclusion

Gunnar Karlsson and Peter Reinebo

 

For more information or questions, please contact Gunnar Karlsson, KTH Liaison to SOK.