Please visit the presentations stage during the day to hear 10-15 minutes presentations focusing on sports innovation related subjects. Click on the titles to read further descriptions.


10:30-11:30: Session 1. The future for sports tech in a changing sporting landscape

Sports technology – buzzwords and opportunities!
Daniel Minzari, Specialist Engineer at IPU

Presenting the SportsTech World Cup
Jordi Ferré Albiol, Sports Technologist, N3xt Sports & Miikka Neuvonen, Head of Production at Smash

New technology – shaping the future of sports trends
Tjerja Geerts, Partner at Business Innovation by Design and Co-Founder at Sport eXperience

SHFT – Artificial Intelligence and the future of running
Tony Motzfeldt, CEO at SHFT

Sports business trends – exemplified through the case of running
Bugge Holm Hansen, Associated Partner at Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies (CIFS) & Partner at Mediehuset Luksus


11:45-12:15: Session 2. Digital collaboration in sport – coming to a place near you

Using data to develop club based Danish sport
Ole B. Poulsen, Director of IT and Economy & Lars Houbak, Head of Department, DGI – a new tool for innovation in sports planning
Søren Bang, Editor, Danish Institute for Sports Studies (Idan)


14:30-15:00: Session 3. Fostering innovative mindsets and cultures in sport

Think Wrong! How to develop an innovative and enterprising mindset and culture in sport?
Svend Elkjær, Director at Sports Marketing Network (UK) and Idræt på Tværs (DK)

Fostering innovative minds for the sports industry
Lars Elbæk, Associate Professor at Department of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark


15:10-15:55: Session 4. Innovation in elite sport – getting the edge

Innovation in Team Danmark – looking for the small margins
Per Boldt Jørgensen, Head of Department at Team Danmark
Andreas Top Adler, Performance Analyst at Team Danmark

Presenting the National Elite Sports Centre of Denmark
Knud Skadborg, Head of Department at Team Danmark

The road to medals through eye tracking
Dan Witzner Hansen, Associate Professor, Head of Eye Information Lab at IT University of Copenhagen and Fabricio Batista Narcizo, PostDoc Student at IT University of Copenhagen


16:00-16:30: Session 5. Developing innovative sports facilities

How solving challenges in society can lead to new exciting arenas for sport
Jakob Færch, Consultant at the Danish Foundation for Culture and Sports Facilities (LOA)

Design and innovation – sports facilities of tomorrow
Johannes Madsen, Head of Sales at Virklund Sport


16:30-17:00: Session 6. Sport for all – engaging new people in sport

Can urban sports change the world?
Morten Bo Andersen, Director of GAME Denmark, and Kaddi Sawaneh, Playmaker at GAME Zone Søndermarken

Manoeuvring between self-organised sport and sports clubs
Ulrich Gorm Albrechtsen, Project Manager at DGI