HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council and Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council, welcomed participants to the Dubai Sports Intelligence Conference and Exhibition, which starts today in Dubai with the slogan “Together we make the future of sport”. With the participation of ministers and representatives of international sports federations, major technology companies specialized in the field of artificial intelligence, and the most important athletes and coaches in various sports.
Crown Prince of Dubai:
- "Artificial intelligence has become a great source of support for players, teams and coaches."
- "We seek to take advantage of the advantages provided by important technologies such as artificial intelligence."
His Highness stressed the importance of this event, which comes in line with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to lead the industries of the future, and in line with Dubai's keenness to use technology to support development efforts in various sectors, including "The sport that the good leadership gives all the attention."
His Highness said: “This conference and the accompanying exhibition will translate that objective through a dialogue that brings together all concerned parties in this sector from around the world, to get acquainted with the latest developments and the most important ways of utilizing the technology of artificial intelligence in the field of sports. "Technology is an unprecedented advantage that can be used to increase the performance of players and improve their competitiveness in various sports."
His Highness added: “Technology has opened up endless horizons for development, and we seek to capitalize on the great advantages of today's technologies such as artificial intelligence, which has become a huge source of support for players, teams and coaches, with the ability to analyze a huge amount of data. In a manner that monitors performance levels, weaknesses and strengths, development requirements and timing, as well as monitoring the health status of players and analysis of vital indicators and provide advice based on the analysis of all these data, which helps to raise the level of fitness of the player and improve his performance and physical and mental abilities, and enable Sports teams and coaches to determine the exact requirements of development. » His Highness expressed to the participants in the global event his hope that their discussions will yield new ideas for more constructive cooperation.
His Highness said: “Dubai has become a center for the future industry, and by hosting Dubai's major events that attract the most important experts and specialists, our opportunity to discover more development areas is enhanced to achieve what we aspire to serve our country, our region and the world around us. “The world of expertise and knowledge to discover ways to use technology in promoting the future of man, and to ensure better opportunities for him, and improve the quality of life and achieve happiness».
Organized by the Dubai Sports Council, the event is the first of its kind in the region to bring together top officials, leaders of international sports federations, tournament and university organizing committees, and companies specializing in sports intelligence innovations to showcase their successful experiences and latest innovations.
The conference will also provide an opportunity for sports professionals to get acquainted with these experiences and innovations, and to engage with leaders from around the world.
Artificial intelligence provides an important addition in the development of athletes' performance, and achieve greater achievements through devices, applications and innovations that analyze the performance of athletes, and diagnose their weaknesses and strengths accurately, which contributes to the quality of the preparation of athletes and reduce time and effort.
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