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Well Construction Automation - Preparing for the Big Jump Forward

16 - 18 July 2012

Vail, Colorado | The Sebastian Vail


This workshop will impart important lessons learned from other industries as well as provide an update on the latest automation development. It will recognize the future applications within the oil and gas industry of such technologies as robotics, machine learning, and autonomous task performance without continuous human guidance, along with the speed with which these technologies can be applied.


Keynote Speakers

Keynote Speakers will be Professor Anthony Stentz, Director of National Robotics Engineering Center (NREC) and Dr. Kurt Preston, Chief, Environmental Sciences Division, Army Research Office.

Special Appearance by:

Dr. Luis Sentis and one of the University of Texas at Austin's artificially intelligent humanoid robots.

On the final day, join us for lunch, and meet Dr. Sentis and his robot.

Learn more about them until the workshop.


The Sebastian Vail
16 Vail Road
Vail, Colorado 81657
Tel: 1.970.477.8000 or


Advanced registration deadline is 14 June.