Ari Kaplan keynote presentation at the Big Analytics Roadshow, 2012 in New York City on December 12, 2012
Presentation title: "Cross Industry Lessons from Moneyball Analytics", by Ari Kaplan, "Moneyball" advisor to Major League Baseball teams and President of AriBall
Ari Kaplan is a leading figure in sports analytics. Known throughout the Major Leagues for revolutionizing and modernizing player assessment, Ari's use of analytics and technology helps coaches prepare for games, players understand their strengths and weaknesses, General Managers forecast future performance and risk of player contracts and draft picks, and more.
In this presentation, Kaplan discusses how professional sports teams and players use analytics and data visualization in the Major Leagues. Through his 23 years of experience in over half of all MLB organizations, he will discuss the changes that took place and where analytics will continue to innovate in the future.