Agora Session Formats

Agora sessions focus on emerging, and sometimes disruptive, technologies in the energy space
  • Pods feature briefs from startups, tech innovators, and case studies. Hear 10-minute presentations on technology impacts across industries.
  • Studios provide moderated dialogues with 2-3 guest speakers on emerging and disruptive technologies. These 25-30-minute conversations will be a combination of live and pre-recorded technology-focused discussions with industry leaders and ecosystem participants.

  • Voices of Innovation offer candid conversations from the foremost and sometimes controversial thought leaders. IHS Markit experts and invited guests will moderate these 20-25-minute intimate discussion profiling the journeys of thought leaders in a one-on-one setting.

  • Lyceum labs are seminars and insights on critical emerging topics and technologies led by our CERAWeek Partners, IHS Markit experts, and guest “faculty”. Live and pre-recorded sessions, including presentations, are 30 minutes in duration and offer deeper dives into technologies, primers, and a chance to look under the hood of innovation.
  • Held over the course of the week, Meetups provided interactive and unstructured conversations with IHS Markit analysts and guests from the day’s featured Agora Pods. These sessions were live and are not available on-demand.