The FFF Innovation Awards
These awards recognise the most innovative start-ups in the world of football. Launched in 2018, it has established itself as a point of reference, with more than 200 applications from French and foreign start-ups each year. The jury of experts rewards three winners on three themes: sporting performance, fan engagement and corporate social responsibility (CSR). Read the article on the 2020 awards ceremony.
« KICK-OFF », THE INNOVATION UNIT
In September 2017, the FFF launched "Kick-Off", a specific innovation unit that tests and supports innovative solutions for amateur football and elite performance. It works on three themes: sports performance, user experience, and methods for collaboration between institutional football actors.
THE PERFORMANCE CENTRE
Launched in 2018, the Performance Center is part of the federal "Ambition 2020" project. Its objective is to put science and new technologies at the service of sports performance, by creating synergy between experts from the FFF, "Grandes écoles" and universities, as well as leading companies in their sector. Among its missions: to set up scientific protocols, to collect and use performance data, to organize conferences and seminars, or to test innovative and innovative solutions to improve sports performance. The Performance Center puts its expertise at the disposal of the French teams and amateur or professional clubs.
THE PILLARS OF PERFORMANCE