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The Human Performance Summit is an annual global conference providing a forum for human performance industry professionals to share, collaborate and network.

The 2019 Human Performance Summit was held in October in Park City hosted by the US Ski & Snowboard Association, and in Brisbane hosted at the GABBA.

We had two incredible speaker lineups featuring experts in the fields of elite sport, extreme sport, tactical precision-performance, research, performing arts and human performance optimization.

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Each year the Human Performance Summit brings together a wide range of experts to present on various aspects of high performance including data collection and management, monitoring and optimization, with a particular focus on but not limited to best practice use of the Smartabase platform.


Hosted by the US Ski & Snowboard Association in Park City, Utah (USA) Oct 4 & 5 2019

Troy Taylor, MS

High Performance Director | US Ski & Snowboard Association

Gus Kaeding

Performance Data Manager | US Ski & Snowboard Association

Hannah Kearney

Olympic Gold Medalist and Athlete Gift Officer | US Ski & Snowboard Foundation

Dr Josh Hagen, PhD

Director of Human Performance Innovation Center at West Virginia University | Research Performer for the Office of Naval Research

David T. Martin, PhD

Chief Scientist, Director of Performance at APEIRON |
Professor Exercise Science at Australian Catholic University

Clive Brewer, MS, CSCS

Assistant Director of High Performance: Programs | Toronto Blue Jays

Per Lundstam

Director of Athlete Performance | Red Bull

Dan Turner, PhD

Human Performance, Health & Wellbeing Coach
Scientist & Program Manager | Red Bull High Performance

Jennifer Tymkew, MS, ATC

Associate Director of Athletic Training Services | Northwestern University

Doug Isaacks

Founder & Director | Guardian Premier Solutions
Former Command Chief & Pararescueman | United States Air Force

Jake Bernards, PhD

Research Scientist | Naval Health Research Center

Pinata H. Sessoms, PhD

Director of the Physical and Cognitive Operational Research Environment (PhyCORE) Laboratory | Naval Health Research Center

Rachel R. Markwald, PhD

Director of the Sleep and Fatigue Research Program | Naval Health Research Center

Trevor Viboch

Research Assistant | Naval Health Research Center

Adam Strang, MS, ATC, PhD

Human Performance Research Scientist | Air Force Research Laboratory

Markus Deutsch, PhD

CEO and Co-Founder | Fusion Sport

Sue Robson, PhD

COO and Smartabase Product Manager | Fusion Sport

Tom Crameri 

Senior Sport Scientist | Fusion Sport

Marcus Colby, PhD

Senior Sport Scientist | Fusion Sport


Hosted at the GABBA Cricket Ground, Brisbane QLD (AUS) Oct 24 & 25 2019

Mo Bobat   

Player Identification Lead | England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) 

Sandra Kingi  

High Performance Technology Support Services | New Zealand Cricket

Kim Crane

National High Performance Director | Surfing Australia

Mark Knowles 

Senior Personal Development Advisor  | Queensland Academy of Sport

Simon Thomas 

Head of Physical Performance  | BNZ Crusaders Super Rugby

Zara Gomes

Head of Performance Medicine | Queensland Ballet

Paul Azzopardi

High Performance Systems and Information Manager | Swimming Australia
Director | Triathlon Queensland

Jessica Corones 

Performance Solutions Manager  | Swimming Australia

Ric Porteous 

Data Scientist | NSW Institute of Sport

George Wehbe 

Data Scientist | NSW Institute of Sport


Hosted by Rosanna Stanimirovic, PhD

Rosanna Stanimirovic PhD 

Program Manager, Gold Medal Ready | Performance Psychologist
Australian Institute of Sport 

Naomi McCarthy 

Australian women’s water polo, Olympic Gold Medalists
Director on the board of the Queensland Academy of Sport

Ken Wallace

Aussie Sprint Kayaker, 7x World Champ
Olympic Gold Medalist

Jodie Henry 

Australian competitive swimmer
Olympic gold medallist and former world-record holder