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753A01 Sports Analytics


  • Date changed April 4, 2023 10:15-12:00, Introduction (Patrick Lambrix) (room Babbage)
  • April 5, 2023, 15:15-17:00, Ice Hockey Analytics research at IDA (Patrick Lambrix) (room Babbage)
  • April 6, 2023, 10:15-12:00, Football and Basketball Analytics research at IDA (Patrick Lambrix) (room Babbage)
  • April 19, 2023, 13:15-15:00, Ice Hockey Analytics at LHC (Mikael Vernblom, LHC) (room Babbage)
  • May 3, 2023 10:15-12:00: Baseball Analytics (Marcus Bendtsen) (room Babbage)
  • May 9, 2023, 10:15-11:30: Football Analytics at Playmaker AI (Jesper Haglöf, Playmaker AI) (room Babbage / course Zoom link)
  • May 24, 2023, 10:15-12:00, student presentations (Anton, Hampus, Nikolaus) (room Babbage)
  • May 24, 2023, 13:15-15:00, student presentations (Axel, Lukas, Adithya) (room Babbage)
Student presentations
  • * (biathlon) Nikolaus: Maier et al., Predicting biathlon shooting performance using machine learning, Journal of Sports Sciences 36:20, 2333-2339, 2018. doi
  • * (ice hockey) Anton: Schuckers and Curro, Total Hockey Rating (THoR): A comprehensive statistical rating of National Hockey League forwards and defensemen based upon all on-ice events, MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, 2013. paper
  • * (ice hockey) Hampus: Liu and Schulte, Deep Reinforcement Learning in Ice Hockey for Context-Aware Player Evaluation, Twenty-Seventh International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence 3442-3448, 2018. doi
    Schulte, Valuing Actions and Ranking Hockey Players With Machine Learning (Extended Abstract), LINHAC 2-9, 2022. doi
  • * (football) Axel: Bransen and van Haaren, Player Chemistry: Striving for a Perfectly Balanced Soccer Team, MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, 2020. paper
  • * (football) Lukas: Tuyls et al., Game Plan: What AI can do for Football, and What Football can do for AI, Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research 71:41-88, 2021. doi
  • (sports in general) Adithya: Perin et al., State of the Art of Sports Data Visualization, Computer Graphics Forum, 37:663-686, 2018.

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