Impacting people’s lives through the power of sports and innovation

Glory awaits. Be a part of the largest global platform for sports and innovation. Join an unmatched network of global companies in this field, with more than 40k members from brands, sports clubs, federations, and academia, together with more than 11k startups. HYPE is the gateway for converting business innovation into business success.

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HYPE SPIN® Accelerators

Global SportsTech
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HYPE Inside Track

Elite SportsTech Accelerator

HYPE Capital
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Investing in the next SportsTech unicorns

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Tailored actions to achieve your bottom line

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WHO WE WORK WITH

A Global Ecosystem for Sports Innovation

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Members of our Ecosystem

SportsTech Brand

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Startups

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Investors & VCs

Clubs & Leagues

$ M

Raised by our Startups

OUR PARTNERS

Collaborating with top brands and companies

Investors and Mentors

Uli Becker

Fund Chairman HYPE Capital

Guy-Laurent Epstein

Marketing Director UEFA

Susanne Kucht

SVP International Sales Sequel AG

Javier Sobrino

Strategic Planner and Innovation Director at FC Barcelona

Francesco Cuzzolin

Technogym Scientific Department Director

Gerard Klein

Global General Manager ASICS

Ed Dvorak

President, NAGI Smartpools SVP, NBN

Cynthia Atieno Mumbo

Founder & CEO, Sports Connect Africa

Robert Gierke

Founder Purenessity, Ex-Director Global Marketing Adidas

Mike Levy

Investor and Technology Entrepreneur

Gayatri Sarkar

Fund Managing Partner HYPE Capital

Marco Suvilaakso

Global Product Director at Polar

Ben Alamar

Director of Sports Analytics at ESPN

Ayelet Hashachar Baram

Founder & CEO of Eco-Nautical

Noam Tamari-Wekser

Investor and Business Owner

Stephan Niggemeyer

Fund Managing Partner HYPE Capital

Steve Schuster

CEO Rainier Communication

Dr. Peter Gorlich

Managing Director at TSG Hoffenheim

Federico Winer

Visiting Lecturer at Loughborough University and Innovation Consultant

Daniel Cerejido

Head of Business Development Laliga

Ryan McCumber

Founder SportsTech.ai
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WHAT OUR NETWORK HAS TO SAY

HYPE SPIN Accelerator program is a tremendous opportunity for our students, alumni, faculty and Australian community to progress their sports technology start-ups and showcase them on a world stage. This program greatly compliments our positioning as an innovative world class university, offering enterprise education and networks to our community, in addition to commercialising our outstanding research in the sport space

Dr Sarah Kelly
Senior Lecturer, sports law and marketing, University of Queensland
Dr Sarah Kelly
Dr Sarah Kelly
Senior Lecturer, sports law and marketing, University of Queensland
Callum Hemsley
Callum Hemsley
Eola
Bernd Whaler
Bernd Whaler
HYPE Chairman, ex CMO ADIDAS, ex President VfB Stuttgart
Jack Ng
Jack Ng
Sansible Wearables
Professor James Skinner
Professor James Skinner
Director of the Institute for Sport Business at Loughborough University
Jim Law
Jim Law
Find a Player
Madeleine Dressler
Madeleine Dressler
AIMO AB
Craig Meek
Craig Meek
ARIVAL
Rob Joseph
Rob Joseph
CEO and co-Founder ANIT.ordinary
Rod Nenner
Rod Nenner
VP at the Washington Redskins

Upcoming Events

SPOBIS 2020

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SPOBIS 2020

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Jan 29, 2020
Dusseldorf, Germany CCD Congress Center
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GAMESCOM 2020

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GAMESCOM 2020

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The epicenter for all gamers!

Aug 25, 2020
Cologne, Germany
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TOKYO 2020

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TOKYO 2020

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Global Olympic Innovation Championship

Jun 1, 2020
Tokyo, Japan
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