Speakers Corner

Speakers’ Corner at SportAccord 2019

For the Gold Coast edition of SportAccord, the Speakers’ Corner will take place in the heart of the Exhibition Hall from Tuesday, 7th May – Thursday, 9th May inclusive.

The organisations that will be involved include:

  • International Data Group (IDG) – Tuesday, 10.30 – 11.00
  • International Sports Chanbara Association – Tuesday, 14.10 – 14.20
  • Yutang Sports – Wednesday, 10.10 – 10.20
  • World Air Sports Federation (FAI) – Wednesday, 14.10 – 14.20
  • Sport Event Denmark – Wednesday, 14.30 – 14.40
  • Event Scotland – Wednesday, 14.50 – 15.00
  • iSportconnect – Wednesday, 15.10 – 15.20

Sports Tech Start-up Showcase

Nine companies will each deliver a 15 minute pitch at the Speakers’ Corner from 11am to 12pm on Tuesday 7th, Wednesday 8th and Thursday 9th May

The session will be delivered by the Australian Sports Technologies Network in partnership with Austrade and the Queensland Government.

A judging panel made up of representatives from Austrade, the Queensland Government and the Australian Sports Technologies Network will assess the pitches with the winner to receive a 90-day placement at an Austrade Landing Pad of their selection (Berlin, Shanghai, Singapore, Tel Aviv, San Francisco) valued at $25,000.

The companies involved are as follows:

  • Empirics – Tuesday, 11.00 – 11.20
  • Ida Sports – Tuesday, 11.20 – 11.40
  • MPower MSL – Tuesday, 11.40 – 12.00
  • Sports Performance Tracking – Wednesday, 11.00 – 11.20
  • Better Events – Wednesday, 11.20 – 11.40
  • Vald Performance – Wednesday, 11.40 – 12.00
  • GameFace.AI – Thursday, 11.00 – 11.20
  • Fusion Sports – Thursday, 11.20 – 11.40
  • Rosterfy – Thursday, 11.40 – 12.00