Workshop on wearables for sports

Conference contribution
(Conference Contribution)


Publication Details

Author(s): Martindale C, Wirth M, Schneegas S, Zrenner M, Groh B, Blank P, Schuldhaus D, Kautz T, Eskofier B
Publication year: 2016
Conference Proceedings Title: 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing
ISBN: 978-1-4503-4462-3
Language: English


Abstract


Wearables are becoming mainstream technology, however there is still room for improvement in the sports domain of this field. Monitoring performance and collecting large scale data are of high interest among athletes - amateurs and professionals alike. The current state-of-the art wearable solutions for sports analysis are able to provide individual statistics to the user, however they have shortcomings in certain aspects, such as isolating and visualizing important information for the user, beyond statistics. This workshop focuses on the application of wearable technology in sports. We will explore novel ideas and application scenarios of how sensors and actuators are capable of supporting athletes in monitoring and improving their performance. We will discuss the design space of the domain by bringing together experts from various communities and exchanging ideas from different perspectives on wearables for sports applications. Participants will collaboratively produce sports related prototype applications.



FAU Authors / FAU Editors

Blank, Peter
Stiftungs-Juniorprofessur für Sportinformatik (Digital Sports)
Eskofier, Björn Prof. Dr.
Stiftungs-Juniorprofessur für Sportinformatik (Digital Sports)
Groh, Benjamin
Stiftungs-Juniorprofessur für Sportinformatik (Digital Sports)
Kautz, Thomas
Stiftungs-Juniorprofessur für Sportinformatik (Digital Sports)
Martindale, Christine
Stiftungs-Juniorprofessur für Sportinformatik (Digital Sports)
Schuldhaus, Dominik
Stiftungs-Juniorprofessur für Sportinformatik (Digital Sports)
Wirth, Markus
Stiftungs-Juniorprofessur für Sportinformatik (Digital Sports)
Zrenner, Markus
Stiftungs-Juniorprofessur für Sportinformatik (Digital Sports)


How to cite

APA:
Martindale, C., Wirth, M., Schneegas, S., Zrenner, M., Groh, B., Blank, P.,... Eskofier, B. (2016). Workshop on wearables for sports. In 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing. Heidelberg, DE.

MLA:
Martindale, Christine, et al. "Workshop on wearables for sports." Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing, Heidelberg 2016.

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