AI referees

What would professional sports look like with AI referees and other smart tech? [VIDEO]

Artificial intelligence has the potential to take on the toughest job in professional sports: the referee. But are fans ready for automated play calling? Throughout professional sports, advanced technologies like AI and smart sensors are already having an impact on the roles of not just refs, but coaches, players, and even fans. 

In this video, we look around the wide world of sports at how smart technologies are impacting the ways games like football, soccer, basketball, and fencing are played and watched. 

You can read more about the use of AI in professional sports here.