Gartner Research

AI and the Future of Work in Oil and Gas

Published: 23 March 2018

ID: G00348364

Analyst(s): Simon Cushing

Summary

AI technologies will ultimately transform the nature of work in oil and gas, but confusion about them is endemic. CIOs can use this research to discover their impact on improving safety, effectiveness and productivity of workers using targeted deployments focused on augmenting worker capabilities.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • Machine Autonomy Reduces the Need for Human Work On-Site
  • Machine Augmentation of Humans Improves Safety and Increases Productivity
  • Conversational Systems Reduce Friction in Business Processes

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