This article looks into the areas of emerging technologies that will revolutionise the way next-generation stadia will look and feel, including: stadium connectivity and fan-focused applications, automatic ticketing, seating innovations, modular infrastructure, advanced security solutions, HVAC technologies and pitch maintenance solutions.
With at least €3.3 billion in new build and retrofit stadia being constructed across Europe alone, 2018 was a pivotal year for the construction of advanced stadiums. This report looks at the ‘global new build and retrofit stadia projects’ that are changing stadium design and fan experience.
How do you convince audiences to leave the comfort of their home entertainment systems to battle with the masses at stadiums, to fight for a parking spot, to spend time in long queues?
Stadiums need to reinvent themselves to maximise profitability and sustainable growth. They need to be versatile for differing events while adopting new technologies. In this article, we explore how stadiums become profitable.