31 August - 1 September, London
31 August - 1 September, London
Like you, we’re looking forward to the time the football world can come together again for another unmissable event for practitioners who aim to stay ahead of the game.
We hope to see you all in London soon when the first drink to toast the return to in-person conferences will be on us.
The 4th Annual Football Innovation Summit 2021 brings together the senior decision makers, thought leaders and innovators who are driving success at the elite level in Talent ID, Human Performance, Medical Care and Data Analysis.
Two days of high-level presentations and workshops from elite sports scientists, data analysts, technical directors and head coaches, alongside leaders in psychology, academia and sports medicine that integrate the science and art of football.
To understand what creates successful performance environments, cultures, relationships and buy-in to maximise the potential of the athlete stood in front of you, the team you are part of and you.
How to effectively identify, select, coach and manage the right players for your club. The use of data to create position-specific profiles and the growing influence of broadcast tracking on video analysis of players. How to quantify player potential.
Understanding the athlete in front of you – the influence of PHV and DNA. Using match analysis to drive the training needs of your players. How female players benefit from training alongside men.
Identifying effective pathways and understanding the needs of the individual to best transition players into senior football. Loan management and the advantages and disadvantages of club partnerships.
How to create a mentality that focuses on individual growth of players and coaches. Developing psychologically informed performance environments. Maximising and utilising specialist knowledge in the building.
Using data to implement actionable plans not just monitor players. Big data, AI, machine learning and longitudinal studies. The role of data management and statistical analysis in recruitment, technical development, performance and injury prevention.
Understanding how to design and create effective hypotheses to apply the very latest technology to your club’s needs and structure.
Innovation and science based approaches to injury prevention and rehabilitation. Principles of motor learning to support neuroplasticity after ACL injury. Control-Chaos approaches to return to play.
Carbohydrate gel strategy for refuelling during the game. Approaches to introducing clubwide periodised nutrition programmes. Gaining player ownership of matchday nutrition for pre-game, half-time and post-match.
Creating player-centric organisations in team sports, what they look like and how they operate. Understanding the challenges and obstacles in building and managing high performance support teams. Maximising interaction between specialists in a multi-discipline team.
Directors of Performance
Directors of Scouting
Pathway Development Directors
Directors of Coaching
Strength & Conditioning
Director of Research
Soft Tissue Therapists
Player Contract Managers