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