Aidan Cooney to give panel discussion at the 2016 World Rugby Conference

Aidan Cooney, co-founder and CEO of InCrowd, will be taking part in a panel discussion at the 2016 World Rugby Conference in London on Tuesday 15th November.

Aidan will be speaking at the “Marketing the game – using insight to grow audiences and partnerships” session at 16:00 on the Conference Stage alongside Fiona Green, Chief Executive of Winners and Matt Rogan, Chairman of Two Circles.

The panel aim to address how national member unions and clubs can leverage audience data to identify which trends and what insights will increase fan-engagement and match attendance as well as establishing how can data trends and audience insights be used to attract and create more effective sponsorships, partnerships and improved commercial returns.

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InCrowd’s CEO Aidan Cooney featured on SB Weekly Podcast

Aidan speaks at length with SB Weekly’s Matt Cutler on InCrowd and industry trends on the transformation of the in-stadia experience by improving connectivity within venues and creating apps that help sports teams engage with fans and open up commercial revenue streams in the process.

Download the episode to hear Aidan discuss why:

  • Europe’s behind the United States and Australia in connecting stadia
  • It’s imperative sports teams invest in an official mobile app
  • You shouldn’t describe the approach InCrowd advocates as “disruptive”
  • His career as a sports journalist was shortlived
  • He came to the decision to sell Opta in 2013
  • Sports performance data finally became mainstream in the UK
  • The retail industry is one sport can take the lead from…

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