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Dimension Data: the tech behind the Tour de France

Dimension Data: the tech behind the Tour de France

Dimension Data was already involved in cycling as a team sponsor when it became a technology partner of Tour de France organiser ASO four years ago. Now, as UK and Ireland managing director Barney Taylor explains, its networks are changing the way the world’s most famous road race is experienced.

27 July 2018 | By Eoin Connolly

Eyes wide Open: The R&A’s Neil Armit: ‘We understand inclusivity in sport is incredibly important’

Eyes wide Open: The R&A’s Neil Armit: ‘We understand inclusivity in sport is incredibly important’

Golf’s oldest and most prestigious major, the Open Championship, has begun embarking on a modernisation project to make an event built in the 19th century fit for 21st century consumption. Its organiser, The R&A, now envisages a similar journey for the sport as a whole, using commercial and digital means to tell new stories to new audiences and get a different range of people to play.

25 July 2018 | By Eoin Connolly

How the USL is using AI-powered video to reach a global fanbase

How the USL is using AI-powered video to reach a global fanbase

SportsPro spoke to Vincent Wiskowski, the United Soccer League’s director of digital projects and emerging technology, and Shaka Arnon, head of US operations at WSC Sports, to learn more about the second-tier division’s new automated video platform and the opportunities it will provide.

12 July 2018 | By Sam Carp

The time is now: Hublot’s World Cup innovations

The time is now: Hublot’s World Cup innovations

Ricardo Guadalupe, chief executive of Hublot, tells SportsPro why the brand is one to watch in Russia and how being the World Cup official timekeeper will help it engage new markets.

05 June 2018 | By Elena Holmes

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