AthTech23 Agenda

Slides in the shared folder.

Thursday 21st Sep

Time Activity
Social RunMeet in the lobby at that time :)
Welcoming speech and briefing - European AthleticsWelcome, objectives, and logistics.
European Athletics Strategy - Nicolas Launois & Antti Pihlakoski
  • How content generated by EA can be useful to Member Federations
  • Streaming and results in the EA website
Creating Killer Content Strategy for Audience Growth - Lazar Dzamic
11:00 BREAK
EBU - Franck Choquard
  • All Athletics: concept and roadmap, streaming audience, benefit for EBU members.
  • VMC: what business issue did we solve? Benefit for the federations
Challenges of organising sport during wartime - Ivan Kachkyivski (CEO, IKS Timing and Results Service, Ukraine)
12:30 LUNCH
Panel: Innovation in Competition Management and Fan Engagement
  • Panel of 10’-talks, then a discussion moderated by Lazar Dzamic
  • Kristian Midtgaard (Roster Athletics), Andy Robinson (OpenTrack), Stefan Feichtegger (SELTEC), Martin Alvarez (Huawei)
World Athletics APIs and how to use them - Andras Szabo (World Athletics)To be continued next day, during the workshop.
15:30 BREAK
Lightning Talks
  • OpenTrack Judge: new mobile app for your competition - Ivan Danyliuk (Sportity OÜ)
  • - Duje Bonacci
  • - Mark van Tubergen
  • VAMEVAL - Johannes Rosenmoeller
  • & CallRoom: apps to empower athletics - Alessio Gorla (Sportwave)
  • - Thodoris Mathioudakis
  • Timetronics - Kim Peeters
  • Competition Stats - Andy Robinson
Commercial Demos and FairInformal pre-dinner vendor fair and networking during drinks. (Bring your products and flyers).
19:30 DINNER (offered by Malta Athletics)

Friday 22nd Sep

Time Activity
Social RunMeet in the lobby at that time :)
Data Visualisation, Second screen experience and Gamification at World Championships - An Dang Duy (World Athletics)
Panel: AI, Innovations in Athletics
  • EA´s Innovations to Support Member Federations - Markus Knipp (European Athletics)
  • Can AI replace officials? - Filip Moterski (Polish Athletics Association)
  • Automated and tailored major championships statistics - Mirko Jalava (Tilastopaja)
  • Technology to grow participation and improve experience - Dan Isherwood (England Athletics)
  • Centralised system in Germany? - Udo Laub (Deutscher Leichtathletik-Verband)
11:00 BREAK
Global Athletics Calendar - Kate Channon (World Athletics)How is it working, and what has been the impact?
Workshop: Seven years after AthTechAfter seven years since we first gathered in Madrid, what have we achieved? And where do we want the sport to be in seven years?
13:00 Wrap up & end of the conference
Who wants to host AthTech 2025?