Sport is een dynamische en snelgroeiende economische sector. ‘Nano4Sports’ heeft als doel om innovatie in het sport-, beweeg- en gezondheidsdomein in de grensregio te stimuleren en verder op de kaart te zetten. De nodige ingrediënten zijn alvast aanwezig: eminente technologische spelers, innovatieve bedrijven, excellente (top)sporters en coaches en een groot aantal recreatieve sporters. 

The Belgian Pro Basketball League has recently launched their new website. Since a couple of seasons the Pro Basketball League has been teaming up with the DTAI Sports Analytics Lab of the KU Leuven in the field of advanced analytic statistics. These are stats that go beyond the traditional point, rebound and assist numbers and take into account aspects of the game such as pace, team performance, player efficiency, etc. We are pleased to announce that these stats are as of now available via the link 

Big Data is a well-established term that refers to the collection and exploitation of large amounts of data. Big data has profoundly affected research across fields like the sciences, humanities, medicine, etc. Furthermore, it has impacted almost every domain of modern life and the economy such as health care, energy, transport, industry 4.0, and sports among others.