With the rise of professional sporting teams depending on Big Data and the Internet of Things (IoT) to find talent, prevent injuries and win premierships, STEM jobs in sports are playing a starring role. Today, you will find data analysts, statisticians and IoT architects sitting alongside head coaches and executives when making crucial decisions on team selection and recruitment.
In November, LifeJourney successfully launched the South Sydney STEM Cup at Redfern Oval, Sydney. The launch was attended by education associations, teachers, industry personnel and Rabbitohs executives. STEM careers and increasing the STEM skills of Australian students were the hot topics on the agenda.