Lukasz Skalka, founder Osprey Informatics, interviewed by Amazon Web Services (AWS) where he shares his thoughts on innovating within the oil & gas industry, managing a start-up in Canada and the one thing he can’t do without.
A major shift is taking place in the oil and gas industry. Whereas it was hard to avoid the impression that O&G companies only adopted new technologies as a last resort in the past—or only for very specific reasons, like using cameras for security—today, companies both big and small are realizing the necessity of emergent technology to stay relevant and profitable in a quickly changing world. Specifically, O&G companies are trending toward automation and intelligent, interconnected systems to improve their businesses.
One start-up at the forefront of this movement is Osprey Informatics, which develops and provides cloud-based intelligent visual monitoring solutions for the oil and gas industry. Co-founded by Lukasz Skalka and Michael von Hauff in 2012 in Alberta, Canada, Osprey grew out of a renewed enthusiasm for the energy industry…