Lyceum Labs: Morning Labs

Technology/Innovation

Advanced Manufacturing & Drilling Technology in Industry 4.0

Tuesday, March 12

09:00 am - 09:50 am

The 4th industrial revolution (4.0) involves the confluence of additive manufacturing (3D printing), artificial intelligence, and sensors. This Lyceum Lab aims to uncover the impact of this revolution on oil and gas. Examples of drilling research that combines these technologies will be presented including how universities must prepare future 4.0 leaders.

Session Speakers
  • C. Fred Higgs III

    Rice University

    Professor of Mechanical Engineering