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December 5-6, 2016: Training
December 6–8, 2016: Tutorials & Conference

Sports conference sessions

5:05pm–5:45pm Thursday, 12/08/2016
Jared Lander worked with the Minnesota Vikings to bring moneyball to football for the 2015 NFL draft. Join Jared as he dives further into football, using statistical modeling and R to analyze opponent play-calling, examine when the New York Giants will run or pass the ball, and discern quarterback Eli Manning's favorite receivers.
12:00pm–12:30pm Tuesday, 12/06/2016
Modern cars produce data. Lots of data. And Formula 1 cars produce more than their fair share. Ted Dunning presents a demo of how data streaming can be applied to the analytics problems posed by modern motorsports. Although he won't be bringing Formula 1 cars to the talk, Ted demonstrates a physics-based simulator to analyze realistic data from simulated cars.