2023 Sportech Industry Forum : Program


For this third edition, the theme of artificial intelligence in sport will be developed. Trends in this field will be presented by the team from the Vice-Presidency for Innovation and a selection of laboratories.

We look forward to seeing you on 13 October 2023 at the Rolex Learning Center (EPFL, Lausanne).


Program of the day:

8:30   Welcome coffee

9:00   Introduction and context 

9:10    Introduction to AI and Generative AI

9:30  Expression of interest, needs and challenges from the participants

  • World café

10:45  Coffee break

11:00   Presentation of research and services in different AI domains

  • (Physics-informed) AI for maintenance and operation of complex systems – Prof. Olga Fink
  • Using Engineering Intelligence to develop products more efficiently and with higher performance for Automotive and Racing – NeuralConcept, Lionel Wilhelm and Laurent D’Alvise

  • Graph representations for biology and medicine – Dr. Dorina Thanou

  • Game theory for multiagent systems coordination and control – SYCAMORE, Prof. Maryam Kamgarpour

12:30  Networking lunch

13:30  Foresight

  • VPI, Federico Matteini

13:55  Visium

  • Timon Zimmermann, Co-Founder & CEO

14:20 Collaboration projects / Innosuisse and Innochecks

  • Alliance, Robert Van Kommer

14:40  Coffee break

15:00  Deepening and opportunities discussions

  • Round table

16:00  Closing and next steps

Please note that the presentations will be given in English, but questions can be handled in French or English.

If you are working in the Sport industry or on a scientific project related to this field and are interested in participating in this event, please contact us directly: [email protected]



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