Running a large sports venue is an exceptionally challenging task, made all the more difficult in recent years with some key technological trends.
The vast majority of people walking through the turnstiles have a smartphone in their pocket and at least one HD or 4K television at home. They walk in expecting the experience they have on their couch to be translated to the stadium, and want to use their mobile phone to interact with the stadium and team.
But venues aren’t just for the teams that bear their names, they are multi-purpose environments that can go from hosting a game on a Saturday to a concert on a Tuesday, a film shoot on a Thursday and a religious event on a Sunday.
Let’s take a look at a few ways that technology can enhance the fan experience in Stadia: