Science and technology

Sports and Technology

Discover new technologies that enhance the performance of athletes and learn more about how innovations in materials, nutrition, performance enhancement drugs, social media, and other sectors trigger change in the sports world.

We kickstarted our series with Gaming the system in which researchers from Switzerland and the United States pondered the performance, health, and ethical questions posed by doping moderated by sports commentator Kate Scott of KNBR 680 AM. If you missed this event, you can watch the full video.

The series will continue with more discussions and presentations on innovation in materials, social media in sports, and the role of nutrition. Look for the Sports & Technology icon on our website to identify this series’ events. Stay tuned for more.

The Right Stuff: Materials in Sports
September 12, 2012

Sports & Nutrition: Winning Recipes
November 8, 2012