Luke Bornn

SPEAKER BIOGRAPHY:

Luke Bornn is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Statistics at Harvard University. His research focuses on computational statistics and machine learning applied to large-scale spatial and dynamic data.

 

PRESENTATION:

From Pixels to Points: Using Tracking Data to Measure Performance in Professional Sports

In this talk, I will explore how player tracking data gives us new insights into performance and strategy. In particular, I will show how we can exploit the spatiotemporal information in this data to measure decision-making and defensive impact in much finer detail than was previously possible.