It's being held today and tomorrow, hosted by MIT at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, and the guest speakers include Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, Toronto Maple Leafs president and general manager Brian Burke, Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey and Jonathan Kraft, president of the Kraft Group.
Panel discussions include topics like "Gut vs. Data: How do coaches make decisions?" and "Baseball Analytics."
In the video above, Boston.com's Chad Finn provides a report from Day 1 of the conference.
The main contributors to The Buzz are:
- Steve Silva, Boston.com senior sports producer
- Gary Dzen, Boston.com senior sports producer
- Zuri Berry, Boston.com sports producer