Industry Insights

Celebrating 10 Years of ASTN

Date: 4-Aug-2022
Celebrating 10 Years of ASTN

Reflecting on a decade of sportstech. The year was 2012, London was hosting the Olympic Games and Usain Bolt won the 100m and 200m sprints. Lance Armstrong was banned from the sport for life, and stripped of his seven Tour de France titles. Roger Federer won his seventh Wimbledon title. Locally, the Swans beat the Hawks in the AFL grand final and Novak Djokovic beat Rafael Nadal in a record longest grand slam final of nearly six hours.

Spotlight on the ASTN History and its founding Chair James Demetriou

Date: 27-Jul-2022
Spotlight on the ASTN History and its founding Chair James Demetriou
ASTN’s beginnings, its history and development over the past 10 years is inherently linked to its founding Chair: James Demetriou is one of the great success stories of modern Australia. The first-generation Aussie became the first person of Hellenic background to represent the Essendon Football Club in the VFL/AFL, in 1975. After footy, James carved out a career in law, commerce, sport, governance and innovation.