From 16 to 17 January 2019 the first Sailing Top Seminar, part of the programme for the Second-Level Specializing Master in Sports Engineering, will take place in Biella (Italy). Organized by Politecnico di Torino in cooperation with EUROSAF, this one and a half day seminar is open to sailing experts from all around Europe. Politecnico di Torino will make the live streaming of the seminar available.
Wednesday January 16, 2019
09:00 am Prof. Ada Ferri - "Hot Weather Management in Sailing, Development of Adapted Sailing Gear"
10:30 am Break
10:45 am Dr Christian Finnsgård - "Foiling — A Big Change in the Practice of Sailing"
12:15 am Mr Josep Pla - "EUROSAF European Sailing Academy - Winter Extension Seminar and Tutoring"
01:15 pm Lunch Break
02:15 pm Dr Marco Iazetta - "Sport Performance Analysis. SAP Sailing Analytics for Sailing Sport."
03:45 pm Break
04:00 pm Prof. Alessandro Pezzoli - " Meteorology and Weather Analysis for Sailors"
05:30 pm Brainstorming with Students: "European Sailing Academy Future Developments"
06:15 pm End
Thursday January 17, 2019
09:00 am Prof. Ada Ferri - Visit of the climatic chamber and textile laboratory
10:15 am Break
10:30 am Test in the climatic chamber
01:00 pm Lunch Break
Participation fees: free