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 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.

  • Dedicated zone for sharing ideas and insights, exploring the technology frontiers around a central theme and topic area.
  • Lyceum labs are seminars and insights on critical emerging topics and technologies led by our CERAWeek Partners, IHS Markit experts, and guest “faculty”. Live 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.
  • Small, unstructured gatherings fostering in-depth discussion around common interests and topics, led by IHS Markit analysts, partners, and guests.

  • Dedicated space for demonstrations and experiences, partner-branded hospitality, and private meetings and receptions.