SCSV VIP Tennis Tech event.

Theme:"How VR/AR/MR, AI, wearables, analytics, eSports will change the future of tennis". 

Where: Intercontinental Barclay New York, Official ATP hotel. NY.

When: August 28-29, 2017.

Main sponsors:

The Sportscouncil SV is pleased to announce its first VIP Tennis Tech event, set to take place on August 28-29 2017 at the ATP Hotel in NY.


Monday, August 28th - Grand Ballroom:

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM: Registration and check in.

1:00 PM – 1:10 PM: SportsCouncil SV introduction

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM: Startups Presentations

- REINGE (Tech clothing startup)

- Lucid VR (Point-and-shoot 3D VR camera startup)

- Hexoskin (smart t-shirt startup)

- BrickSimple (AR/VR/IOT sports startup)

- Kitman Labs (Sports data analytics platform)

- ASAP-Sport (Sports data analytics platform)

- VKTRY (smart insole)

- Mas-Tech srl (Sports data analytics startup)

Kenzen (Smart hydration/HR patch)

- Sports Analytics (Tennis Locker app)

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM: Break

2:45 PM – 3:05 PM: Panel on "Technology Drivers of the Future"


- Han Jin, CEO, Lucid VR

- Kevin Flammia, CEO, REINGE 

- Rishi Bhatnagar, CEO, Syntelli Solutions

- Det Ansinn, CEO, BrickVR

- Furqan Iqbal, CEO, Sports Analytics

Moderator: Julien Blin, SportsCouncil SV

3:05 PM - 3:25 PM: Panel on "Technology and Performance Monitoring"


Paul Annacone, former tennis coach of Pete Sampras & Roger Federer
Jean Francois Roy, CTO, Hexoskin  
Stephen Smith, CEO, Kitman Labs  
Heidi Lehmann, Chief Commercial Officer, Kenzen

Moderator: Carlos Salum, SportsCouncil SV

3:25 PM - 3:35 PM: Break

3:35 PM - 4:50 PM: World Cafe - Table Hosts facilitate discussions on Tennis and Tech topics

4:50 PM – 5:00 PM: Closing remarks (Day 1)


Tuesday, August 29th - Barclay Room:

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM: Registration and check in.

9:00 AM – 9:05 AM: SportsCouncil SV introduction

9:05 AM – 9:30 AM: Keynote: "Data Analytics and Tennis" by Rishi Bhatnagar, CEO of Syntelli Solutions

9:30 AM – 10:00 AM: Panel on Tennis and Tech - The Sport Science and Players Perspective


- Christo Van Rensburg, Tennis champion

- Bobby Blair, Tennis champion​

- Dr Stuart Miller, Head of the Integrity Department, ITF

- Dr Mark Kovacs, World's class fitness coach of tennis players (John Isner, Todd Martin..). 

Moderator: Carlos Salum, SportsCouncil SV

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM:  Silicon Valley Start-ups VR Demos: Lucid VR and BrickSimple 

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Panel with Venture Capitalists on launching successful Start-ups and Business  Models


Walid Fattah, CEO, KOURTS

Vasu Kulkarni , Partner, CourtsideVC / Krossover CEO

Barry Goldman, Sports Sector Lead, HBS Alumni Angels of Greater New York

Sumeet Jain, General Partner, Luma Capital Partners

Rohit Gupta, Partner, CFA, Sterling.VC

Moderator: Julien Blin, SportsCouncil SV

11:00 AM - 11:25 AM: Interactive Conversations

11:25 AM – 11:30 AM: Closing remarks (Day 2)














































































Companies participating: 

Kenzen - smart HR/hydration patch 











In Out - Line calling system startup: 












Lucid VR- Point-and-shoot 3D VR camera:











Bluefox - Geolocation solution for retail
















Hexoskin - Smart t-shirt for athletes



VKTRY - Smart insole








Kitman Labs - sports data analytics startup: 

BrickVR - Tennis VR app:








Why should you attend?

If you are into sports and tech, this is an "exclusive" VIP VR/AR & sensors in sports event. It will be a great opportunity for you to accelerate your business, make deals with pro teams, find new customers, investors, promote your technology, learn about the current and future sports tech trends and discover emerging technologies in sensors, AR, MR in sportsthat will impact the world of sports.

You will get a chance to meet local sports teams (NBA, NHL, MLS, NFL..), team owners, VCs, large tech (AR/MR) companies and innovative sports startups to discuss this topic.

Here is the TV segment that aired on NBC San Francisco and featured several startups Voke VR​, Wowza​, Laduma VR​, Sphericam​..) and their speakers at our last SportsCouncil SV VR sports event on December 1st at the Hyatt Regency hotel in Santa Clara, CA. By going to our events, you could be the next company to be featured by top TV stations so sign up today!

















Jean Francois Roy



Paul Annacone

Respected player, Legendary  

tennis coach (Pete Sampras, Roger Federer), tennis analyst

Vasu Kulkarni



& Founder & CEO, Krossover

Furqan Iqbal



 (Sports Analytics)

Det Ansinn



Christo Van Rensburg

Tennis champion

Mark Kovacs

World's class fitness coach

Worked with elite tennis players (John Isner, Todd Martin, Sam Querrey) players. Former Director of Sports Science at the USTA

Royce Wolfe


Thru Traffic Marketing, LLC

Walid Fattah



Donato Campagnoli, CEO, 

Mas-Tech srl

Bobby Blair, 

Tennis champion & author

Kevin Flammia



Rishi Bhatnagar
Syntelli Solutions

Heidi Lehmann

Chief Commercial Officer


Barry Goldman

Sports Sector Lead

HBS Alumni Angels of Greater New York

Dr Stuart Miller

Head of the interity department


Sumeet Jain

General Partner

Luma Capital Partner

Exhibitors & companies speaking, partners