Jan Van Haaren

Head of Data & Analytics @ SciSports

Jan is the Head of Data & Analytics at football data company SciSports in the Netherlands and a Scientific Collaborator of the DTAI Sports Analytics Lab at the University of Leuven in Belgium. He received a PhD in Machine Learning in 2016 and an MSc in Computer Science in 2011 from the same university. During his PhD, he has worked on several fundamental machine learning research topics as well as concrete applications to sports and football in particular.” (The website currently still mentions his former job title “Artificial Intelligence Expert”)