20th March 2019 | Cologne, Germany
The application of data and analytics in German football has progressed steadily over recent years. A country with an analysis culture that is well educated on tactical concepts and approaches, the addition of statistical analysis to help inform and enhance performance has been embraced across the region.
The OptaPro Konferenz, which first launched in 2017, brings together clubs across the top three divisions to showcase how data and analytics can be best applied across performance analysis and recruitment departments, with presentations delivered by leading practitioners from the professional game.
Wednesday 20th March 2019
Event start: 11:00
Event close: 16:30
All times CET
Aachener Str. 999
Alex Kleyn, Southampton FC - Data-led player identification
Miguel Rios, OptaPro - The use of data as part of a holistic approach to recruitment and analysis
Question and Answer Panel - George Syrianos, VfB Stuttgart, and Jan Schindelmeiser, Sporting Director TSG Hoffenheim (2006-10) and VfB Stuttgart (2016-17)
Tom Worville and Thomas Seidl, OptaPro - Phases of play and playing style
Ian Graham, Liverpool FC - How data can inform club strategy
Strictly by invitation only
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