Calgary Stampede and Game Changer MVP renew partnership for 2019
2019 event to utilize Game Changer MVP’s all-new “Guess the Score” game, along with ‘Filter Fan Cam’ and an interactive trivia game and Flashpoint technology, presented by Bell
DALLAS – Game Changer MVP today announced a renewal of its partnership with the Calgary Stampede, set to take place this year beginning Friday, July 5 through Sunday, July 14. The annual 10-day rodeo and exhibition in Calgary, Alberta will again feature Game Change MVP’s “Filter Fan Cam” technology with custom filters as well as Flashpoint technology, and Turbo Trivia game,presented by Bell. Then this marks the debut of the ‘Guess the Score’ predictive gaming technology at the Calgary Stampede. The partnership marks the second-straight year, beginning with last season’s event.
“Our team is thrilled to return to the Calgary Stampede and help provide the best in fan engagement offerings,” said Matt Coy, chief operating officer of Game Changer MVP. “We look forward to enhancing our presence this year and providing fans of the event with a more impactful and exciting experience than ever before.”
Highlighting the company’s features at this year’s event will include:
“Guess the Score” predictive gaming app
This brand new technology from Game Changer MVP features custom software that lets fans predict the outcome or any other stats of any live sporting event. Fans choose who they think will come in 1 st , 2nd or 3 rd or what score they will get on their rodeo ride for this particular customization.
The interactive technology features up to the second integration with the stats and scoring systems to be instantaneous for fans to see if their guess was right and win points for each guess. The fan with the most points can win a prize.
The latest edition from Game Changer MVP, “Flashpoint 2.0” connects fans and audiences through a unified flash and video display on their personal cell phone devices.
As an ideal and cost-effective opportunity for sports franchises and other entertainment venues to engage their audiences, Flashpoint 2.0’s technology syncs user devices in venue with stadium video displays, LED ribbons and music.
“Filter Fan Cam” technology
One of Game Changer MVP’s most popular offerings, this software capitalizes on the success of popular social media apps by applying photo filters to live shots of fans during events.
The interactive technology features facial recognition tools designed specifically for video board integration as live cameras capture fan images and integrate the creative filters seamlessly for display with zero delay.
“Turbo Trivia” interactive game
Truly interactive, this software utilizes fast paced multi-round trivia to engage audiences on the video boards and within the mobile app.
With today’s announcement, Game Changer MVP has now partnered with several premiere organizations and events this year. Already in 2019, the company has provided services for the Tampa Bay Lightning during the 2019 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs, the final “End Of The World” tour for legendary rock band KISS, the 2019 Edmonton Eskimos season, the 2019 PBR “Unleash the Beast” tour, the Mexican National Team’s 2019 U.S. Tour, the 2019 San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo and X Games Aspen 2019. Game Changer MVP also has provided a host of entertainment services for the Parramatta Eels of the Australian National Rugby League this year.
More information on the Calgary Stampede 2019 campaign is available at calgarystampede.com. More information on Game Changer MVP’s host of entertainment services and solutions is available at GCMVP.com.
About Game Changer MVP
Elevating the game in fan entertainment and engagement, Game Changer MVP is the industry leader in branded sports entertainment, interactive gaming and innovative marketing. Its innovative software is used by over 70 teams, including professional sports franchises in Major League Baseball, the National Football League, the National Basketball Association and National Hockey League, as well as NCAA Division I athletics.
About the Calgary Stampede
The Calgary Stampede celebrates the people, the animals, the land, the traditions and the values that make up the unique spirit of the west. The Calgary Stampede contributes to the quality of life in Calgary and southern Alberta through our world-renowned Stampede, year-round facilities, western events and several youth and agriculture programs. Exemplifying the theme We’re Greatest Together, we are a volunteer-supported, not-for-profit community organization that preserves and celebrates our western heritage, cultures and community spirit. All revenue is reinvested into Calgary Stampede programs and facilities.