Technology is having a revolutionary impact on how sports are played, administered and consumed around the world. But the speed and breadth of these changes, combined with the globalised nature of sport, makes it hard to keep up with what’s happening in the industry. Sports Tech Feed is here to help.

Each fortnight, your host, Thomas Alomes, will guide you through the latest innovations across the intersection of sports and technology via in-depth interviews with some of the brightest minds in sports tech from around the World. So whether you’re a thought leader or a student, a start-up or an industry giant, Sports Tech Feed is here to help you grow in sports tech.


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EpisodeTitleGuestCompanyApple PodcastsSpotify
72The role of consumer brands in driving innovationTom WallerlululemonListenListen
71Sports tech investment & growth insights from a DraftKings Board MemberSteve MurrayRevolution GrowthListenListen
70How fan engagement drives revenueBrian Matzat & Lenny GohPortland Trail Blazers & Tradable BitsListenListen
69Engaging a diverse & distributed fan baseFredda RodriguezConcacafListenListen
68National Governing Bodies bouncing back from the pandemicPhil AndrewsUSA WeightliftingListenListen
67Creating immersive fan experiences across the physical / digital divideGreg HarveyThe Famous GroupListenListen
66How the LA28 Olympics are embracing innovationZaileen JanmohamedU.S. Olympic & Paralympic PropertiesListenListen
65Gameday app experience driving fan engagement & revenue in college athleticsSue Thaden & David PillenFrom Now On & Rice UniversityListenListen
64Innovation powering golf’s futureAndrew MacaulayTopgolfListenListen
63Crossing the physical/digital divideJean-Baptiste AlliotLaSource / UEFAListenListen
62The inaugural Comcast Sports Tech Accelerator cohortJenna KurathComcast SportstechListenListen
61Sports Tech Opportunities in LATAMRicardo MazzuccaArena HubListenListen
60Pivoting in High Performance through the "new normal"Dr. Markus DeutschFusion SportListenListen
59Super Bowl LV insights from the NFL's Official On-Field Player-Tracking ProviderJohn PollardZebra SportsListenListen
58Making sports broadcasts social through co-viewing experiencesPaul BojarskiSceenicListenListen
57Winning the 2020 NHL Stanley Cup - Resilience & Flexibility In A Time Of Unique AdversityMark LambertTampa Bay LightningListenListen
56Where to now? Sports investment trends into 2021Michael BroughtonAcceleration EquityListenListen
55Building a High Performance program from scratchDavid TenneyAustin FCListenListen
54Investor perspectives on trends and opportunities in the sports tech investment landscapeMeredith McPherron, Jay Adya and Lance DietzDRIVE by DraftKings, Elysian Park Ventures & KB PartnersListenListen
53The sports tech Unicorn unlocking human performanceWill AhmedWHOOPListenListen
52Learning from early adopters in business strategy, data & techMoon JavaidSan Francisco 49ersListenListen
51Wearable biosensors taking the guess work out of effective hydrationMeridith CassNixListenListen
50How big tech are getting their FAANGs stuck into sportsNick MeachamSportsPro MediaListenListen
49The role of automated production in the return to basketballAndrew Collins, Jonas Curty, Justin Nelson & Tim KellySynergy Sports, Swiss Basketball, NZNBL & 5StreamListenListen
48How crowd intelligence is used to safely return fans to stadiumsJulie Johnson RobertsArmored ThingsListenListen
47Too many ads or too little action? Statistical analysis of the live broadcast experienceKatherine RoweKraft Analytics GroupListenListen
46The sports tech entrepreneurial journey, from startup to acquisitionTravis McDonoughKinductListenListen
45Building a better business through internal innovationAndy OlssonCleveland CavaliersListenListen
44The data initiative giving UK Olympics a competitive edgeDr. Sarah DormoneEnglish Institute of SportListenListen
43Technology trends in athlete branding, marketing & empowermentJarrod BarnesLos Angeles RamsListenListen
42The contact warning & tracing tech helping the NFL & NBA's safe return to playJim GarofaloKINEXONListenListen
41How AI & Computer Vision are overtaking wearable tech in high performance coachingMarilou McFarlaneSportsTechWorksListenListen
40How UEFA has approached the unprecedented challenges of 2020Daniel MarionUEFAListenListen
39The digital evolution of Asia's largest sports media propertyNiharika SinghONE ChampionshipListenListen
38A creative approach to data insightsPatrick WardSeattle SeahawksListenListen
37Managing the teturn to play for student athletesNate BrookresonNC StateListenListen
36Using innovation to future-proof Mercedes-Benz stadium, Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta UnitedAndrew ShannonAMB Sports + EntertainmentListenListen
35Investment trends in sports, fitness and health techMelanie StrongNEXT VenturesListenListen
34Improving access and enjoyability for fans with disabilitiesBryce WeilerThe Beautiful Lives ProjectListenListen
33Staying ahead of the curve in sports broadcast, OTT & digital disruptionCarlo De MarchisDeltatreListenListen
32Recreating the in-stadium experience at home through IoT Connected DevicesJanet GibsonScorzListenListen
31Driving a data-led digital transformation in one of Spain's oldest football clubsFranco SegarraValencia CFListenListen
30What can traditional sports and esports learn from each otherAdrian MontgomeryEnthusiast GamingListenListen
29Bridging the physical-digital divide through virtual sports & esportsDr. Julian TanFormula 1ListenListen
28Revolutionizing personalization in the fan experienceMike DowneyMicrosoftListenListen
27Pushing forwards the fan experienceTim TubitoNFLListenListen
26How technology is making sports betting bigger, smarter and fairerDr. Laila MintasPlayUp LimitedListenListen
25Workforce management tech for sports and mass participationShannan GoveRosterfyListenListen
24Tech innovation learnings from a startup sports leagueDavid MichaelXFLListenListen
23The quantified self and macro trends in sports technologyDr. Martin SchlegelChemneera & the Australian Sports Technologies NetworkListenListen
22Building a High Performance Culture with Science & TechnologyDanielle Gescheit, Dr. Tannath Scott, Tania Gallo, Kim Crane & William StrangeTennis Australia, University of New England, North Melbourne Football Club, Surfing Austrlalia & SPTListenListen
21The science of performance coaching in esportsTaylor JohnsonStatespaceListenListen
20Global learnings from China's sport ecosystemSam LiSina SportsListenListen
19Esports Investment, Partnership and Growth OpportunitiesMatt Archambault, Greg Stangel, Justin Varghese & Nicola PiggotRiot Games, FMR Misfits Gaming, Dreamhack & The Story MobListenListen
18Legal implications of the global sport shutdownJulian MooreMills & Reeve and London Sports Tech NetworkListenListen
17Digital transformation and the future of sportsRichard AyersSeven LeagueListenListen
16Turning unknown social media fans into known digital fansRoi MozerPico - Get PersonalListenListen
15Using customer biometric data for a frictionless game-day experienceChristian LauLAFCListenListen
14Sports tech investment and accelerationTim HaydenStadia VenturesListenListen
13Bringing laboratory-grade tech to the sporting fieldSam JamesVALD PerformanceListenListen
12Applying artificial intelligence to sports dataHelen SunStats PerformListenListen
11VR and advanced tech driving Olympic performanceTroy TaylorUS Ski & SnowboardListenListen
10Understanding fan tribalism through the ultimate "crowd selfie"Tinus Le RouxFancamListenListen
9Taming the Wild West of professional esportsAdam WhyteEDGEListenListen
8The future of tech in sports bettingNicole Metzgar-Schall, Nathan Rothschild & Wayne KimmelSportradar, Genius Tech Group & SeventySix CapitalListenListen
7Automating video production and distribution for live sportsUmberto RighettiSynergy SportsListenListen
6Uncovering hidden football talent through a social scouting appPeter HolmTonsserListenListen
5Disrupting sports media to create unprecedented athlete accessibilityCaley WilsonBlinderListenListen
4The impact of real-time basketball data for coaches, players and fansDavyeon RossShotTrackerListenListen
3How blood biomarker data is combating athlete fatigue and injuryDr. Georgie BruinvelsOrrecoListenListen
2How golf is embracing digital transformationMichael ColePGA European Tour & Ryder CupListenListen
1How neuroscience is training brains of elite athletesTom NugentPlatypus NeuroListenListen


Thomas Alomes

Head of North America

Global leader in sports technology ecosystem growth and development with a passion for connecting the best people with the best ideas.

Director & Founder at Sports Innovation Texas. Guest lecturer, industry speaker and contributing author.

Thomas serves as a Mentor and Judge for a range of preeminent sports tech accelerators, including MassChallenge, StartupBootcamp and Stadia Ventures. 

Thomas also serves as Chair of the Commercial Leadership Board of the International Sports Technology Association (ISTA).