As expression of their innovation leadership in sport, the DFL is joint organiser of the SportsInnovation, an international platform for new technological advances in sport.

SportsInnovation is the only trade fair of its kind: Established companies and modern start-ups present the latest technologies and innovative trends from the field of sports technology to a specialist audience under live conditions. The event provides representatives from national and international clubs, associations, media partners, sports facility operators and the field of science with an exclusive insight into new state-of-the-art technologies and the trends of the future.

The focal point of the event is innovation games, which demonstrate the use of new technological advances in realistic conditions in a live environment. In addition, various exhibitors from the sports technology industry showcase their applications and services. There are also talk and information events with experts from the sports and technology industries.