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Mitigating the Impact of Climate Change in Sports

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Wednesday, April 6 | 12:30 PM ET

Mitigating the Impact of Climate Change in Sports, powered by Tomorrow.io

Climate change is here and making an impact on sports. While there will always be a level of unpredictability, Tomorrow.io can help mitigate the effects it has on athletic events through utilizing sustainable field management systems and analyzing historical data to understand trends. Join us for this episode of SportTechie Live to learn how to:

  • Minimize overall disruptions from inclement weather and increase security
  • Optimize new construction projects for minimal weather disruption
  • Maximize yield from solar panels through solarGHI monitoring

Featured Speakers

Brett Unzicker is the Global Vice President and General Manager of Sports & Entertainment at Tomorrow.io, the world's leading weather intelligence platform. Previously he was Vice President of Live Events & Entertainment at Samsung, and Vice President of Business Development at The Predictive Index. Outside of work, Brett loves spending time with his wife and two young kids and is an avid University of Georgia football fan - Go Dawgs!!

Kristen Fulmer is the Founder & CEO of Recipric. After years of practicing sustainability in the international real estate industry, Kristen identified the vastly impactful potential to fuse sport and sustainability. This specific nexus is largely unexplored. However, Kristen will leverage her experience in the real estate industry to align goals, set actionable plans, and develop values to measure success, ultimately driving business strategy that will enable holistic, cross-functional project success. In founding Recipric, her mission is to enable sports organizations to ‘redefine home field advantage’.

Jim Mercurio is in his 28th year with the San Francisco 49ers and his third as executive vice president & general manager, Levi’s Stadium. Previously, he served six years as vice president, stadium operations & general manager. In his current role, Mercurio oversees all aspects of stadium & event operations including executive oversight of the food and beverage operations, engineering, grounds, guest services, janitorial services, operations & logistics, parking and transportation. He additionally manages all police, safety & security services, including 24/7 stadium security operations, and game & event day medical services at Levi’s Stadium.

Registration is free. All registrants will receive a link to watch the recording once the session concludes. If you didn't register for the session, you can watch on-demand here.

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    Kristen Fulmer Founder & CEO @ Recipric

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    Jim Mercurio Executive Vice President and General Manager @ San Francisco 49ers

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    Brett Unzicker Global Vice President and General Manager - Sports & Entertainment @ Tomorrow.io

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    Ryan Holmes Sponsored Content Editor @ Sports Business Journal

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    Dan Kaufman Managing Director @ SportTechie

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    SBJ - SportTechie Team Admin @ SBJ - SportTechie

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