38th McMaster World Congress - Sports Analytics Management Conference
Welcome to the 38th McMaster World Congress, a prestigious conference devoted to bringing together academic students and industry professionals from around the world. Through informative presentations and inspirational speaker sessions, the McMaster World Congress will provide student delegates with knowledgeable information that would help them better understand how to adapt to real-world situations. The congress also provides ample opportunity for attendees to meet, socialize and network. This year’s conference will be held on February 2-3, 2017.
The McMaster World Congress, which is one of the largest student-run events at McMaster University, promises to deliver functional and valuable sessions in its 38th year to students from every faculty. Since 1978, thousands have attended the conference each year, and it has continued to grow and prosper into a more reputable, headlining event. Today, the McMaster World Congress is one of the longest running business conferences in Canada, and consistently delivers exciting topics on an annual basis.
The 38th McMaster World Congress will highlight the theme of Sports Analytics Management.
Notable industry professionals will discuss the pursuit of sports analytics to allow students to gain knowledge in various aspects of the job. Sports analytics is a broad spectrum that involves gaining a competitive edge in regards to both on and off field production.
It enables coaches to gain knowledge about opponent tendencies, as well as letting them obtain a study on a specific player. Sports analytics also aids in the creation of a teams playbook, providing valuable information about each individual players strengths and weaknesses, allowing for possibilities of better performance in the future.
Don’t miss your chance to witness enlightening presentations that bring forth many different perspectives. Last year’s event was a great success, with over 4,000 student delegates attending 13 sessions.