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STATS Product Manager to Speak at Sports Video Group Sports Graphics Forum

March 6, 2019

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 6, 2019--STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence, announced that Matt Davidowitz, product manager of media and technology, will present at the Sports Video Group (SVG) Sports Graphics Forum at the Microsoft Technology Center in New York City on Wednesday, March 6.

Davidowitz will present on the panel, “Managing the Data-Feed Tsunami: Player-Tracking, Betting, Biometrics, and Beyond.” The panel will focus on new opportunities for on-air graphics, with the popularity of odds for legalized gaming and the deluge of new player data. The panel will be moderated by Brandon Costa, director of digital at Sports Video Group, and will include an overview of how new developments in AI-powered data collection and analysis will create new opportunities for on-air storytelling.

“With the legalization of sports gaming and the popularity of player-tracking data, it is important that broadcast and data providers create curated content that meets the interests of a wide-variety of sports fans,” said Davidowitz. “At STATS, we are using the latest in AI to pull tracking data directly from broadcast, creating the opportunity to include tracking data in the broadcast of any sport at any level. We are also using AI to deliver odds and predictions that are more accurate, providing valuable information to share on-screen. Fans are more interested in sports data than ever and it’s important that we meet their needs.”

The SVG Sports Graphics Forum brings together broadcast and graphics industry professionals from across the sports industry. For more information, visit: https://www.sportsvideo.org/event/2019-sports-graphics-forum/

About STATS

STATS is the global leader in sports intelligence, operating at the intersection of sports and technology. The world’s most innovative brands, technology companies, leagues and dozens of world championship teams trust STATS to find their winning edge. STATS combines the industry’s fastest and most accurate data platform with video analysis, sports content and research, player tracking, and the latest in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to provide unparalleled media and team performance solutions. The pioneer of live sports data, STATS continues to speed innovation in the industry with STATS Edge™, the first-ever team performance solution powered by AI. For more information, go to www.stats.com and follow STATS on Twitter @STATS_Insights.

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA ILLINOIS NEW YORK

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: LICENSING (SPORTS) ENTERTAINMENT CASINO/GAMING ELECTRONIC GAMES OTHER SPORTS TECHNOLOGY DATA MANAGEMENT AUDIO/VIDEO OTHER TECHNOLOGY ONLINE SPORTS

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