Partners

UiT Arctic University of Norway (UiT) and Simula Research Laboratory (SRL)  are main national computer science partners in the (virtual) centre.  International computer science partners include Cornell University, Ithaca, USA and the INSIGHT Centre for Data Analytics in Irland.

The Norwegian National A-team practicing at Ullevål 1. September 2015 before games against Bulgaria and Croatia. Bagadus was in operational use.
The Norwegian National A-team practicing at Ullevål 1. September 2015 before games against Bulgaria and Croatia. Our “Bagadus” system was in operational use.

Sport scientists at the Norwegian School of Sport Science and UiT are vital when attempting to analyze and gain insights from voluminous quantified data obtained from athlete user groups.  Such user groups include the Norwegian national soccer team (men) , and several Norwegian elite soccer clubs.  Additionally, we have younger cohorts with club teenage soccer players, and the Norwegian national U21 soccer team (men).

Interdisciplinary medical research is primarily carried out with basic research groups in Tromsø (UiT, Faculty of Health Sciences) and Oslo (Oslo University Hospital, The Intervention Centre).

We have had a long-term partnership with Microsoft Development Center Norway (MDCN), who is one of our key R&D industry partners. We are also collaborating closely with ForzaSys,  a recent start-up at Fornebu, Oslo targeting sport and entertainment technologies. We work and interact closely with such relevant industry and government stakeholders to provide real-world problems and have direct impact.