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SXSW Interactive 2016

Game Changer: Inside the World's Smartest Arena

Innovation in technology and infrastructure are driving venues to be smarter, more sustainable, and provide a platform for unprecedented social and personalized fan experiences. How do sports teams keep pace with the constant innovation, anticipate the next big thing and create unique and adaptable spaces that compels individuals to gather? The Sacramento Kings are tackling these issues head-on and are using the world’s preeminent practices to build a new arena that’ll raise the bar for sports technology and fan experience. From unparalleled levels of connectivity to increasing capacity to interact with guests, the Kings' Golden 1 Center takes the smart venue concept to the next level.

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  1. What distinguishes the Sacramento Kings upcoming Golden 1 Center from other sports facilities?
  2. What steps are the Kings taking to future-proof their half-billion dollar arena?
  3. What makes an arena adaptable and flexible in technology and design?



Laura Braden, Sr Dir of Communications, Sacramento Kings

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