6th AUEB Sports Analytics Workshop


The Sports Analytics Group of the Department of Statistics of Athens University of Economics & Business (AUEB) announces the 6th AUEB Sports Analytics Workshop (AUEB SAW2022) ​which will be  hosted in a hybrid form (virtual and live) AUEB, Athens (Greece) on the evenings of Thursday 26th and Friday 27th of May 2022 (~15.00-21.30 Greek time, EEST (Eastern European Summer Time), GMT+3). 
The workshop will be also accompanied by a short course on Basketball Data Science (23-24 May 2022). The short course will be held in hybrid form with a limited number of places available at the facilities of AUEB. The workshop is dedicated to the memory of Professor Stefane Kesenne, World class Sports Economist, Pioneer in the area, mentor and a good friend of Sports Analytics Group. The Series of Sports Analytics Workshop was originally organized because of professor Kesenne. 

Topics of the workshop include:

  • Mathematical and physical models in sports
  • Performance measures and models
  • Optimisation of sports performance
  • Statistics and probability models
  • Match outcome models
  • Competitive strategy
  • Game theoretical models
  • Optimal tournament design and scheduling,
  • Decision support systems
  • Econometrics in sport
  • Analysis of sporting technologies
  • Computationally intensive methods
  • Financial valuation in sport

A limited number of places of contributed talks will be also available. 
If you wish to submit a proposal for a contributed talk please send title, abstract, short-bio (one paragraph) and a photo to Professor Ioannis Ntzoufras (ntzoufras@aueb.gr) by 15 April 2022.

Early registration will be available until Sunday 15 May 2022.

Web-page of SAW2022 is available here.
For registration please go here.