ASTN

The Australian Sports Technologies Network (ASTN) provide leadership in the commercialisation, development and promotion of Australian-inspired sports technologies.

Established in 2012, the ASTN is an industry-led Australian eco-system of organisations with a vested interest in sports technology development. This includes leading sports technologies businesses, national sporting organisations, research institutions, sports distributors & retailers, government agencies, service providers and investors.

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Sportstech & Member News

IIT Madras to support 200 sportstech startups over 5 years

IIT Madras to support 200 sportstech startups over 5 years

The IIT Madras Centre of Excellence in Sports Science and Analytics (CESSA) is planning to support nearly 200 sportstech startups over 5 years across the domain areas of computer vision, data analytics, AI, ML, and biomechanics. Going forward, IIT Madras is working on four areas in the sector, which include ...

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Podcasts

#79: Fighting back against exercise misinformation: Elena Von Rosenberg & Andrew Schox from Pibbot

#79: Fighting back against exercise misinformation: Elena Von Rosenberg & Andrew Schox from Pibbot

The proliferation of digital and social media has furnished the rapid rise of misinformation across all corners of life. Health, exercise and body image being no exception. Elena Von Rosenberg and Andrew Schox are fighting back against the wave of superficiality with a healthy dose of science. Elena is a ...

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Industry Events

Cremorne Connect: AI Tools Showcase

Cremorne Connect: AI Tools Showcase

Join the May edition of Cremorne Connect, where CDH are thrilled to co-deliver an exciting event alongside TNG Technology Consulting.

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Case Studies

Fempro Armour: Empowering women in sports with protective gear

Fempro Armour: Empowering women in sports with protective gear

It’s hard to imagine a more remote place for someone to envision a brave sportstech concept, but the sandy dunes of the Simpson Desert proved to be fertile ground for Fempro Armour, the brainchild of founder Stephanie Bofinger.

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Industry Insights

Calling corporate Australia – our high potential sportstech sector needs your support

Calling corporate Australia – our high potential sportstech sector needs your support

Australia is a sporting nation. That’s no secret. Less well known is that Australia is also one of the world’s leaders in sports technology. Of the nine recognised verticals of sportstech, at least three are dominated by Australian companies. Australia now has over 750+ sportstech companies that generate more than ...

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Press Releases

ASTN launches Venture Capital Partner Network alongside Gandel Invest

ASTN launches Venture Capital Partner Network alongside Gandel Invest

Forging targeted business matching between sportstech startups and VC firms. The Australian Sports Technologies Network (ASTN) – the leading industry body for sports technology and innovation – is proud to announce the launch of ASTN’s Venture Capital Partner Network, signing Gandel Invest as the inaugural partner.

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Future Trends in Sportstech

Australia is home to one of the most mature and interconnected sportstech industries in the world. After consultation with our members, the ASTN team has prioritised ten (10) major strategic opportunities for the Australian Sports Technology industry to embrace our 5-year strategy from 2022-2026.

Ten Topics

Artificial Intelligence in Sport
Active Living, Fitness & Wellness
Web 3.0, Metaverse & Blockchain
Virtual Sports - Esports, Fantasy & Drone Leagues
Wearables, Smart Apparel & Equipment
Sustainability & ESG Quantifying Impact
Sports Digital Ethics
Women in Sportstech
Investment & Venture Capital
Global Trade & Business Matching


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