AUEB Sports Analytics Group organizes an annual conference dedicated to all topics where mathematics and sport meet.

As the Covid-19 pandemic remains threatening, AUEB Sports Analytics Workshop 2021 (SAW 2021) organized virtually by Athens University of Economics and Business, Department of Statistics from Monday 24th of May to Tuesday 26th of May 2021.  The workshop is accompanied by a short course on FOOTBALL ANALYTICS (26-28 May 2021).

This is the 5th conference (the 1st virtual conference) in Greece that brings together professionals and academics with a common interest in applying cutting-edge quantitative methods on Sports.

Topics 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

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