EE Global’s plenary sessions bring together leaders from business, government, and academia to discuss advances and insights into the global energy-efficient movement in a dialogue-focused roundtable.

» Opening Plenary Session (Wednesday May 11, 4:00pm to 5:30pm)

Electrifying the Economy: Driving Energy Productivity in the Digital Age

This session will feature a robust discussion on how increased grid connectivity and information technologies, combined with the diversified use of electricity across the economy – from plug loads in homes, to electric transportation, to distributed generation and energy storage – are shaping the energy system of the future.

» Morning Plenary Session (Thursday May 12, 9:00am to 11:00am)

Doubling Energy Productivity Through Government Leadership

This session will highlight international efforts to advance energy efficiency and double energy productivity. Thought leaders will discuss the potential for energy productivity to play a prominent role in achieving the Paris agreement.

» EE Visionary Luncheon (Wednesday May 11, 12:00pm to 1:00pm)

Awarding the Most Energy-Efficient Campuses

The 2016 EE Visionary Award recipients are three campuses, that while diverse in geographic location and purpose, are parallel in their steadfast commitment to energy efficiency.