Nov. 8, 2018


Description

The Rockets and Rigs Initiative provides a platform for professionals in the space exploration and oil & gas industries who believe there are similar opportunities and challenges within both arenas that can be addressed, and possibly solved, through a vehicle of collaboration. 

The Rockets and Rigs Initiative is dedicated to helping:

  • Identify common challenges and determine how to collectively solve them
  • Create and strenghten cross-industry collaboration
  • Expand networks with like-minded colleagues
  • Find or create funding mechanisms

Steven Gonzalez, Technology Transfer, NASA Johnson Space Center

 

James Franks, Director Technology and Implementation, Pioneer Natural Resources

 

 


Featured Speakers

Speaker: Steven Gonzalez, Technology Transfer Specialist, NASA
Speaker Steven Gonzalez, Technology Transfer Specialist, NASA

Steven leads Technology Transfer for NASA Johnson Space Center(JSC).  He led the team that developed the 20 year strategy for JSC and has been instrumental in creating numerous strategic initiatives that have connected NASA to the entrepreneur and innovation community in Houston, including the creation of SpaceCom Conference and Expo.


Speaker: James Franks, Director of Technology Development and Implementation, Pioneer Natural Resources
Speaker James Franks, Director of Technology Development and Implementation, Pioneer Natural Resources
James started his career as a summer hire Roustabout for Nabors Alaska Drilling while attending University.  Following graduation, he worked for Schlumberger and BP prior to joining Pioneer Natural Resources in 2006 where he has held various engineering and management positions.  James has a passion for innovative thinking and new …

James started his career as a summer hire Roustabout for Nabors Alaska Drilling while attending University.  Following graduation, he worked for Schlumberger and BP prior to joining Pioneer Natural Resources in 2006 where he has held various engineering and management positions.  James has a passion for innovative thinking and new technology and is activity involved in the search for and implementation of innovative ideas, products, and processes.


 

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Organizer

Amit Patil Apatil14@onesubsea.slb.com


Date and Time

Thu, Nov. 8, 2018

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

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Location

Norris Conference Centre

9990 Richmond Ave, South Bldg, Ste 102,
Houston, TX 77042
United States