CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA, January 15, 2021
Sports tech company Mobii has become a member of the Global Sports Innovation Center (GSIC), powered by Microsoft. The GSIC is a Madrid-based organization, with over 170 members worldwide, that works to improve the value chain of the global sports industry. Among its members are several leading sports, technology, and software companies, including Microsoft, Cognizant, Genetec, Adidas and G2K.
As part of the GSIC, Mobii will collaborate with its fellow members to share and foster knowledge between public and private institutions so that innovative technologies are considered when developing solutions for the sports industry.
Along with its primary technology suite – comprising sport analytics, live and on-demand video technology, sports timing systems and fan engagement solutions, Mobii is well positioned to contribute its wide-ranging industry expertise to the GSIC.
CEO of Mobii Systems (Pty) Ltd, Roderick Barrett: “Mobii is really excited to take this next step and begin collaborating with the GSIC. Mobii has always been focused on continually pushing the technological envelope and creating new experiences. The GSIC provides Mobii a platform to connect with like-minded companies.”
The announcement comes a few weeks after Mobii’s recent expansion to Canada, where it has found a place among the country’s growing sports, health and wellness market.