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Enhancing the referee experience - Reducing admin burden

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In 5 years time we will look back and question why the referee used a notepad for so long.

We.data is leading the way in bringing a modern on-field solution for data capture that integrates with football management and media output systems to provide a professional approach to all levels of the game.

Enables live match data to be captured and disseminated from all levels of the game

Provides the association with a new source of income from live match feeds

Creates the deepest, most up to the minute data set in the sport

Removes unnecessary administration systems to speed up the pre-game process and increase actual playing time

Can be integrated with existing database systems to deliver a holistic view to National Associations

Offers exciting opportunities to nations with the ambition of leading the world with new on-field technologies

Solving the Pain Game

Referee’s Pain

The challenging process of pre-game, in-game and post-game admin is something well know to referees. The introduction of alterations to the LotG, such as the utilisation of sin bins and return substitutes, has made the burden even greater for grassroots referees.

Solution

We.ref reduces the entire administration process to a number of clicks on intelligently designed user interfaces that are so quick and intuitive that they will also increase actual playing time.

Pre-game Admin

One touch match acceptance
appointment acceptance process

Appointments sent to the referees device

Approved or declined responses clearly visible to officials and administrators

Simple team lines and kit submission
teamline

Direct access to teamlines and kits with single click approval or rejection provides instant feedback to team officials

teamline

The system ensures compliance and a uniformity of approach at all levels

In-game Admin

Fast data input
admin times
time saved

Reduced disruption to game saves overall match time

Post-game Admin

Single click automated referee match-reporting
match-complete

Instantaneous match report submission, direct to Association systems

Integrated referee observers’ reports
appointment acceptance process

Opportunity to deliver the referee with a feedback timeline that integrates with his/her report to support post match summary and grade

Referee Training

A Data Driven Approach to Referee Development

The we.ref system can be integrated into referee training sessions to provide a comprehensive, interactive system to accurately record attendance and participation.

Statistical data can be used for performance monitoring and consistency tracking to create tailored training sessions or identify differences in responses from different demographics.

weref training

Referees shown match footage

Each referee inputs their decision

Results automatically collected

Attendance and participation data captured, profiles and records auto generated

weref training

Profiles used to identify areas for improvement and create tailored training sessions

Progress of individuals or groups can be monitored to ensure consistency and accuracy

Referees are more confident in their disciplinary decision making with a uniform approach to refereeing

Referees shown match footage
Referees shown match footage
Each referee inputs their decision
Each referee inputs their decision
Results automatically collected
Results automatically collected
Referee training - Attendance and participation data captured, profiles and records auto generated
Attendance and participation data captured, profiles and records auto generated
Referee training - Profiles used to identify areas for improvement and create tailored training sessions
Profiles used to identify areas for improvement and create tailored training sessions
Referee training - Progress of individuals or groups can be monitored to ensure consistency and accuracy
Progress of individuals or groups can be monitored to ensure consistency and accuracy
Referee training - Referees are more confident in their disciplinary decision making with a uniform approach to refereeing
Referees are more confident in their disciplinary decision making with a uniform approach to refereeing

Helping to improve education through Laws of the Game quizzes for clubs, leagues etc.

Platform adapted to enhance coaching course learning

LotG Theory tests could entice new members and educate fans

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