Nicolas Evans

Group Leader Football Technology Innovation Department, FIFA

Nicolas has two postgraduate degrees with honours in management and international affairs from the Institut d’Etudes Politique de Paris and the University of St.Gallen in Switzerland respectively

He joined FIFA in 2010 since when he has been responsible for the development of the technical standards and been in charge of research projects for the different products and technologies under the FIFA Quality Programme umbrella. He has been working in the newly created Football Technology Innovation Department since 2016 and recent innovations projects include the introduction of goal-line technology in 2012, the on-going stanardistation of performance tracking systems and the experimental phase for Video Assistant Referee Systems.

Bringing Technology into Football

FIFA’s vision 2.0

Keynote: Bringing Technology into Football – FIFA’s vision 2.0

Conference Room