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MathSport International 2022 (Reading, UK)
July 11 - July 13
MathSport International 2022 will take place at the University of Reading (UK) on July 11 -13, 2022. It will be an in-person meeting (unless pandemic conditions at the time force us to switch to another format). It will be the 9th conference in Europe that brings together Maths and Sport. Previous conferences have been organised by the Institute of Mathematics and Its Applications (IMA), KU Leuven, Loughborough University, University of Padova, and Athens University of Economics and Business, and University of Reading (online).
Topics: Mathematical and physical models in sport, performance measures and models, optimisation of sport performance, statistical and probability models, match and scoreline outcome models, competitive strategy, game theoretical models, optimal contest design and scheduling, decision support systems, analysis of rules and adjudication, econometrics in sport, analysis of sporting technologies, mathematics education and sport, financial valuation in sport, e-sports (gaming), betting and sport, and quantitative sports marketing.
Keynote speakers: Lotte Bransen (KU Leuven), Stefan Szymanski (Michigan).
Abstract Submission: https://easychair.org/my/conference?conf=mathsport22
Conference website: research.reading.ac.uk/economics/event/mathsport2022
Conference location: Chemistry Building, Whiteknights Campus, University of Reading (map).
Please note the following important dates:
Abstract submission deadline: 13 May 2022 (extended)
Notification of acceptance:15 May 2022
Submission of paper for proceedings: 1 July 2022
Registration dates: For speakers June 1 2022, for participants July 1 2022
More information on the abstract submission process will be released soon (see also MathSport International)
Proceedings: Each Mathsport conference has produced a Proceedings Volume, a collection of 6-page short papers to accompany each of the presentations. This will be produced in time for the conference.
Any questions can be submitted to James Reade at [email protected]
Note that the UEFA Women’s Euro 2022 (football) tournament takes places in the UK as well in that period (6-31 July, 2022), allowing a combination of studying and enjoying sports.