What is the Innovation Challenge?
It is an ideas competition powered by Sportradar. A free entry, one-day event made for innovative people like you.
Your chance to expand your professional network, to talk to experienced experts from the sports data industry and to team up to develop ideas for innovative solutions #withsportsdata and win great prizes
Where? When? How?
The event took place in Tallinn, Estonia (Innovation and Business Centre Mektory Tallinn University of Technology, Raja 15, 12618, Tallinn) on
20 OCTOBER 2018
The Innovation Challenge is all about your development. It's not only for coders though there are many similarities to a hackathon. So join and develop... your own idea concept in the field of sports data
... your professional network by talking to many interesting people
... your presentation skills by introducing your ideas to a jury and receive valuable feedback
... yourself further, by spending a whole day in an inspiring environment
The challenge: Envision the future. How can professional sports data be used in new innovative ways. Your playing field is unlimited. What is your idea?
Change the way the world experiences sport.
Teamwork and mentorship are crucial for success, not only in sports. Team up with others at the event and form groups between 2 and 4 people.
At the Innovation Challenge you can achieve a lot, working together with other participants and with experts from the industry who will be there to support you as mentors.
A total prize money of 5.000 € will be distributed between the top teams, when the jury announces the winners at the end of the day.
The Innovation Challenge is powered by Sportradar, one of the world´s largest sports data providers. So besides networking opportunities, mentorship from experts, free food and drinks and the chance to win a prize, Sportradar provides you with free access to valuable sports data feeds to support your idea.
Statistics from the NBA, fixtures from hundreds of soccer leagues worldwide, esports data from our partner ESL, or winning probabilities for tennis matches, you name it. Sportradar has got the data and is willing to share it for free with you. So if you feel confident working with APIs or SDKs go ahead and check the documentation.
Where should the next Innovation Challenge be?
Suggest a location for the next event and tell your friends to do so, too. For example, by sharing the link to this page on social media.
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The Innovation Challenge sounds interesting to you? You are looking for an interesting challenge with sports data which goes far beyond a one day event? What are you waiting for? Let's see if you can make the team.