ASTN Event: Sportstech Uncovered

The Gold Coast is a destination for sports innovation, offering close connection to industry collaborators, and brings together like-minded innovators from within sports, as well as other related and influential industries, including academia, health, media and entertainment. The Gold Coast provides a huge opportunity for the entire ecosystem of sportstech, from the developers and innovators of sportstech solutions to end users, including university researchers, athletes, sporting clubs, SSOs, stadiums and facilities.

Join ASTN, the City of Gold Coast and Gold Coast Health and Knowledge Precinct for an event to explore the vast applications of sportstech and the exciting and varied opportunities to participate in the industry. The event will include networking opportunities with key industry stakeholders and a panel discussion with national and international guests.

Organiser: ASTN

Date: Tuesday 11th June
Time: 4:30pm – 6:30pm
Venue: Cohort Innovation Space
Address: 16 Nexus Way Southport, 4215, QLD
ASTN Event: Sportstech Uncovered

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Dr David Martin

Chief Scientist Apeiron Life, Menlo Park CA USA
Professor, Exercise Science Australian Catholic University, Melbourne VIC Australia
Former Director of Performance Research & Development (2015-2019) Philadelphia 76ers

Dr. David T. Martin spent the last 30 years working with Olympic and Professional Coaches and Athletes as an applied sport scientist. Dr. Martin has more than 110 scientific publications investigating topics such as talent identification, demands of competition, fatigue management, competition analysis, altitude training, and thermoregulation. At the Australian Institute of Sport Dr. Martin was a Senior Physiologist, a National Sport Science Coordinator for Cycling, and a Director of Performance for the AIS Combat Center. Dr. Martin was recently the Director for Performance for the Philadelphia 76ers (2015-2019) and is currently a Chief Scientist for Apeiron Life.

Lydia O’Donnell

Co-Founder and CEO, Femmi

Lydia is a New Zealand representative running athlete, winning national titles from the 5000m to the Half Marathon. As an accomplished athlete and running coach, Lydia has been working directly with athletes for over 5 years. She has also held the Nike Head Running Coach position for the Pacific region for the last 8 years. Lydia is passionate about building supportive, inclusive communities centred around running and movement. She will stop at nothing to help women feel proud and accepting of their bodies.

Further Speakers TBC