Turin, Italy – July 20th, 2020
Astar today announced it has joined the NVIDIA Inception, a designed to nurture startups revolutionizing industries with advancements in AI and data sciences. Astar provides a new generation of data in sport performance analysis and evaluation for injury risk reduction in athletes.
NVIDIA Inception will benefit Astar in developing and testing its innovative computer vision and AI algorithms, as well as allowing Astar to be part of an ecosystem composed of AI technology startups, entrepreneurs and skilled experts. NVIDIA Inception is a program that helps startups during critical stages of product development, prototyping and deployment. Every Inception member gets a custom set of ongoing benefits, such as NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute credits, marketing support and technology assistance, that provides startups with fundamental tools to help them grow.
Astar wants to increase the excitement in sports by improving athletes’ performance and reducing injury risk with Artificial Intelligence. Thanks to its innovative algorithms (based on Computer Vision and AI/Deep Learning), the Astar web-platform provides automatic intelligent analytics starting from different kinds of streaming video. Astar technology can track the body of an athlete and analyze in real time its movements in 3D space, making it automatically and without the use of markers and/or wearable devices. This kind of movement-analysis can reduce injury risk, with great advantages both for athletes and for teams.
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