David Burtenshaw from Adelaide Crows on Sports Geek PodcastGood discussion with David Burtenshaw from the Adelaide Crows on how the sports media landscape in his 9 years at the AFL club.  Mike De Graw from Horizon Communications joins the podcast ahead of SEAT in Miami to chat about wi-fi in stadiums and for events.  On HarfTime we preview what Facebook and Twitter have planned for the World Cup.

On this podcast you’ll find out about:

  • How the digital team at Adelaide Crows has evolved
  • How Adelaide Crows coach Brenton Sanderson uses Twitter and including a great story with a 100 year old Crows fan
  • Why #CrowsChat is working for the Crows fans and players alike
  • Who designed the Dodgers Stadium and why didn't they think of wi-fi?
  • How Horizon look to fit wi-fi solutions into new & old stadiums
  • Growing need for temporary events to provide wi-fi including music festivals and golf courses
  • What is trending on Facebook
  • What are Hashflags?

Resources from the episode

How loud is it at Adelaide Oval?

Here is the goal Dave and I discussed, too loud to hear the siren.

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