Sea Change: Autonomy, automation, offshore & the ocean
Dr. James Bellingham, Director, Center for Marine Robotics, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution; Dr. Diana Grauer, Director, External Technology Engagement – North America, TechnipFMC; Nicolaus Radford, Chief Technology Officer, Houston Mechatronics; Dr. Patrick Sobalvarro, President & Chief Executive Officer, Veo Robotics; Josh Broussard, Technical Director, Ocean Infinity. Are we at the tipping point where economics and technology allow for resident deep-water drilling? How will the confluence of technologies drive the future supply chain for offshore E&P? How will new frontier technologies will be deployed to supply and automate offshore rigs – including autonomous ships, drones, and even automated helicopters?