15th December 2018

Bombay Exhibition Center

Global Sports Science Summit | Agenda

09:00 - 10:30 Registration
10:30 - 10:35 Welcome Address
10:35 - 10:45 Keynote address | Sports Science decoded 
10:45 - 11:15 Panel discussion | Enabling peak performance through a holistic approach
  John Gloster, Head of Sports Science, Go Sports Foundation
Varun Shetty, Co-Founder, Invictus Performance Lab
Dr. Aashish Contractor, Head of Department of Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine, Sir H.N. Reliance Foundation Hospital
Moderator:  Dr. Vikram Sharma, Head Sports Medicine, Fortis Escorts Hospital Jaipur 
11:15 - 11:45 Panel discussion | Sports nutrition for performance enhancement and rehabilitation
  Dr. Mandalika Subhadra, Renowned Author and Associate Professor of Nutrition, Nirmala Niketan College of Home Science
Dr. Kevin Cailluad, Head of Exercise Physiology, JSW Sports
Aradhana Sharma, Sports Nutritionist – ASI & Consulting Sports Nutritionist - OGQ, Tata Sports, Jamshedpur
Moderator: Prasanna Choudhari, Jt. Managing Director, Nutra Supplements 
11:45 - 12:00 Tea break
12:00 - 12:20 Case study | Doing what it takes! Mental toughness for the iron clad clan
  Dr. Swaroop Savanur, Mental Conditioning and Peak Performance Coach, Indian U17 Football team
12:20 - 12:40 Fireside Chat | Importance of sports sciences for Olympians, Paralympians and Special Olympians
  Col. Gaurav Dutta, Secretary, Army Paralympic Sports Node
Moderator: Dr. Ananda Jothi, Chairman & Director, Srisugam Physiotherapy Institute
12:40 - 13:10 Panel discussion | Optimising player biomechanics through a dynamic mapping system
  Dr. Digpal Ranawat, Performance Director, AB Targeting Performance
Dr. Arvind Yadav, Consulting Physiotherapist - National Olympic Contingent,  North East united FC
Dr. M. Vijaykumar, Prof. & Head, Dr.D.Y.Patil College of Physiotherapy
Dr. Ajith Mapari, Consultant Sports and Exersice Medicine
13:10 - 14:00 Break for Lunch

Masterclass session | Innovation in Football

Soccer is becoming globally exposed to increasingly rapid innovation processes.  In training and matches, digital tools are being used to control relevant processes in real-time, with clubs and associations increasingly using internet-based platforms for training and further education. Gain first hand insights and learn from some of the best names within this segment.
14:00 - 14:30 Embracing Innovations in Football
  Nicolas Evans, Group Leader Football Quality Programme, FIFA
14:30 - 15:00 Bundesliga – strategic insights from the most innovative soccer league
  Peer Niclas Naubert, Head of Global Marketing, Digital & Communications, Bundesliga International
15:00 - 15:30 Football for Development – Innovative (international) strategies in youth football (on the grassroots and the professional level)
  Sebastian Bacher, Head of Football School and Pedagogical Head of TSG Academy, TSG 1899 Hoffenheim
15:30 - 15:45 Tea break
15:45 - 16:15 Goal Line Technology 2.0: Technology for the future. More than just Goal or No Goal
  Daniel Marchwinski, CEO, GoalControl
16:15 - 16:45 Competition system 4.0 – Playing as a driving force for developing talent
  Prof. Dr. Dr. Matthias Lochmann, Division of Sport and Exercise Medicine, Department of Sport Science and Sport, Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg Germany
16:45 - 17:15 Activity curator: Julien Denis, CEO, Exerlights
17:15 Closing Address