Perth Seminar 2019

SPRINT Robotics Perth Seminar

Perth Seminar 2019

Prominent industry representatives from around the globe gather on July 30th for a one-day seminar hosted by SPRINT Robotics Collaborative.

The Perth Seminar 2019 program includes presentations by leading companies, networking opportunities, and an exhibition displaying robotic solutions from service and technology providers from the industrial inspection, maintenance and cleaning domain.
Speakers at the seminar include representatives from Chevron, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) / Data 61, National Energy Resources Australia (NERA), Nexxis, Shell, Vopak and Woodside. End-users and other members from the value chain such as robotic technology developers, NDT service providers as well as knowledge centres and academia, have the opportunity at the seminar to share knowledge, perspectives and developments in robotic technologies for inspection and maintenance.
The seminar exhibition showcases market-ready robotic technologies and offers direct engagement with the users and providers of these solutions.

A reception and a networking dinner will conclude the seminar, offering delegates a networking opportunity in a relaxed atmosphere.

Seminar Pass – Registration ClosedNetwork DinnerTable Top – Exhibition – Registration Closed
The Perth Seminar is free. All participants are required to register for this seminar.Dinner voucher, The Melbourne HotelOpportunity for SPRINT Robotics Non-Participants to be a part of the exhibition
€0,00€ 60,00€ 450,00


Perth Seminar: 30 July 2019
8:00 – 9:00Registration / Coffee & Tea
9:00 – 9:15Seminar opening: Welcome and Safety
9:15 – 9:45Tjibbe Bouma, SPRINT Robotics Collaborative: “Driving Uptake of Robotics for Inspection and Maintenance: Strategy and Trends”
9:45 – 10:15Miranda Taylor, NERA: “Innovation and Technology – Driving the future of Australia’s Energy Resources Sector”
10:15 – 10:45Break
10:45 – 11:15Shawn Fernando, Woodside: “Intelligent Assets: Integrating IoT, AI and Robotics to drive business value”
11:15 – 12:15Technology Presentations
12:15 – 13:15Lunch
13:15 – 13:45Tirtha Bandy, Data 61/CSIRO: “Versatile Climbing Robots for Inspection Tasks”
13:45 – 14:15Lina Velosa, Nexxis: “De-Risking Robotics, The Missing Piece”
14:45 – 15:15Break
15:15 – 15:45Mauricio Calva, Chevron: “Chevron’s Robotic Program for Inspection”
15:45 – 16:15Edwin Ebrahimi, Vopak: “Drone Enabled Tank and Jetty Inspections”
16:15 – 16:45Sieger Terpstra, Shell: “Lessons from Petrobot”
16:45 – 17:30Moderated Panel Discussion and Q&A
17:30 – 18:30Reception
19:00 – 22:00Networking Dinner


Parmelia Hilton hotel is centrally located in Perth. Within walking distance you can visit the new Elizabeth Quay on the Swan River, as well as His Majesty’s Theater, restaurants, bars and the Perth Arena complex.
Parmelia Hilton is 25 minutes from Perth International Airport (PER).

Set on the banks of the majestic Swan River, Perth is the capital city of Western Australia and a hub for international business, particularly in the Asia Pacific region for the resources and energy industries. Perth has the largest concentration of global oil and gas companies and oil service companies in Australia. These companies operate projects across Australia, while servicing and supplying oil and gas exploration and production across the Indian Ocean and Pacific region.

Directions to Parmelia Hilton in Perth can be found here.


The seminar concludes with a networking dinner in The Melbourne Hotel, a beautiful, historic five-star hotel located just a short walk down the street from the seminar location.