Can Space Exploration Technology Solve Oil & Gas Industry's Greatest Challenges?

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



Location: Norris Conference Centre
9990 Richmond Ave, South Bldg, Ste 102,
Houston , TX 77042

Date: Nov. 8, 2018, 11:30 a.m. - Nov. 8, 2018, 1 p.m.