NFL Planning on Full Stadiums for Fall 2021, Per Commissioner
If the National Football League has its way, there will be fans in the stands for the 2021 season when things kick off this fall – at full capacity, according to NFL Commissioner Roger Goddell. “All of us in the NFL want to see every one of our fans... Read more
Stadiums Facing Increased Technology To Ensure Safety
With sporting events gradually returning on a closed-door basis and concerts transitioning to socially distant formats, entertainment venues are facing a potentially long haul in making a full return to normal. In the meantime, a new normal has to be carved out with the help of innovative technology. Experts... Read more
Mobile App Designed To Bring Fan Cheers To Empty Stadium
Empty sports venues is are among the many new normals brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. But a new mobile app could help bring back one aspect of the traditional game atmosphere. Remote Cheerer powered by Sound UD is designed to bring fans’ cheers, chants and even boos to... Read more
Drone Developed To Disinfect Large Stadiums, Arenas
As arenas, stadiums, and concert venues prepare to reopen once again following the coronavirus pandemic, the Syracuse startup EagleHawk has developed a drone that can quickly kill the coronavirus. While EagleHawk usually specializes in drones that use thermal cameras to detect roof leaks for government, college, medical, and retail... Read more
Venue Renovations May Be Necessary To Safely Hold Sporting Events
In order to hold live events safely this year, the architect and engineering firm DLR Group says that venues may need to be renovated. The firm told CNBC that they have already inquired about adjusting stadium layouts for social distancing, at least for the short term. Don Barnum of... Read more
Doctors Warn Fans May Not Be In Sports Stadiums Until 2021
Millions are missing the thrill of sports these days, but being able to catch a game in person might not be in the cards for a while. The fast transmission of the novel coronavirus coupled with a lack of vaccine could likely keep fans out of sports stadiums until... Read more