The next SWORDS meeting of the 2013-2014 programme is scheduled for Tuesday the 18th of March 2014. The meeting will be held in room M/0.40 at the Mathematics Institute, Cardiff University. There will be drinks available from 5.15pm in the Internet Café which is just inside the main entrance to the Mathematics Institute. The talk will start at 5.30pm.
Please contact Jonathan Thompson, tel: 029-20875524
Highly detailed event annotation is now commonplace in Rugby Union at the Elite level. This explosion of data makes the Performance Analyst’s job of finding significant trends and statistics increasingly difficult and time consuming.
This talk will discuss how the application of Computer Science and Information Visualization is helping resolve the problem of information overload in the sport, and helping analysts find the edge which can make the difference on the pitch.