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Global Sports Innovation Center powered by Microsoft (GSIC)

We connect sports industry to the innovation

Our activity is based on 6 main pillars:

BUSINESS NETWORK

  • 340+ Members Supported

  • 37+ Countries

  • 3.500+ Direct contacts to the industry stakeholders

APPLIED RESEARCH

  • 160+ Training activities

  • 200+ Knowledge transfer activities

  • 100+ Professionals involved in working groups

SHOWCASE CENTER

  • 60+ Innovative solutions exhibited

  • 35.000+ Visitors experimented the technology applied to sports

STARTUPS & TRAINING

  • 100+ Startups in acceleration

  • 100+ leads generated per year

  • 4 SportThinkers Startups Acceleration Program

MS PARTNERS SOLUTIONS

  • Fan Engagement

  • Smart Venue

  • Business Insights

  • Athlete Performance

  • eSports

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

  • Digital Transformation Advisory Services for:

  • Sports Leagues

  • Sports Clubs

  • Sports Federations

Our Scenarios

Digital Transformation

We bring the digital transformation to the sports entities all over the world and help the tech companies grow by adding them value of our 4 pillars

Meeting Point

We are a world reference meeting point for the sports industry on international level that provides its ecosystem exclusive contacts and offers unique opportunities

Innovation

We believe in innovation and talent, transparency of activity, total dedication to our associates and the projects we carry out with them

Microsoft Sports Scenarios Developing the future of sport together

FAN
ENGAGEMENT

The combination of the Microsoft Sports Digital Platform with our partner solutions provides fans with full access to apps, social media, the web, live-streaming, video-on-demand, multi-angle cameras, news, statistics, sports feeds and more, on any platform or device, at any time

SMART
STADIUM

With Cloud Services, the Microsoft Sports Digital Platform and the support of ISV partners, Microsoft provides a myriad of solutions. It includes a large set of fan services and experiences for the venue, including retail, food and beverage, cashless payments, digital ticketing, access validation, 360 ° video, IoT, and more

BUSINESS INSIGHT & PRODUCTIVITY

Connect, consolidate and visualize real-time business data to improve customer service, to target your market better, to gain new insights and to obtain better results. ERP, communication and collaboration, infrastructure and systems run the sports organization

TEAM & ATHLETE PERFORMANCE

Through the consolidation of team and athlete data from almost any source into the Microsoft Cloud, teams can get a 360 view of their players and gain the data-driven insights that will help increase performance and prevent injury. Microsoft Sports Performance Platform provides training staff with the necessary tools to score an on-field advantage

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“We all have one focus, make a better world through sport. GSIC helps that all sport dreamers can accomplish it together”

Bruno Muñoz, CEO, Runator (España)

“The Global Sports Innovation Center is a wonderful world initiative to link sports with innovation. No other vehicle we are aware of makes it so easy for sports to keep up with the latest R&D and technology applications. Well done!”

Tony Charge, CEO, Sports Wizard (Australia)

“GSIC is where talent, opportunity and network meet, a great shuttle in Madrid for sport & tech startups”

Equipo de Termohuman (España)

Strategic Partners