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U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Will Deliver Remarks at CERAWeek by IHS Markit 2019

February 26, 2019

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 26, 2019--U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry will deliver remarks at CERAWeek by IHS Markit 2019, March 11-15 at the Hilton Americas—Houston.

“We are honored to have Secretary Perry join us at CERAWeek 2019,” said Daniel Yergin, CERAWeek chairman and vice chairman of IHS Markit. “Through his leadership of the U.S. Department of Energy and his prior service as the longest-serving governor in Texas history, he has consistently raised the profile and public engagement of important energy-related issues. His perspectives will be a welcome addition to the critical issues to be discussed at this year’s conference.”

CERAWeek 2019: New World of Rivalries: Reshaping the Energy Future will assess the evolving trends of energy markets, the impact of government policies, the environment, technology, geopolitics and the global economy. 2019 marks the 38th anniversary of the event, produced by business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO).

Among other key themes to be explored at CERAWeek 2019:

Technology, innovation and the future of mobility will be areas of particular focus throughout the CERAWeek 2019 program. The Innovation Agora @ CERAWeek will feature a community of thought leaders, technologists, innovators, start-ups, investors, academics, energy companies and government officials to explore the intersection of energy and technology and digital transformation that is reshaping industry. The new Lyceum at the Agora will offer a hub for learning and new ideas generation. The mobility program at CERAWeek will provide specific insights into driverless technologies, electric vehicles, charging infrastructure and regulatory issues, among others.

Speakers at CERAWeek 2019 will include (partial list):

Visit www.ceraweek.com for a complete list of speakers and the most up-to-date program information (subject to change).

Registration Information

CERAWeek 2019 will be held March 11-15 at the Hilton Americas Hotel in Houston, Texas. Further information and delegate registration is available at www.ceraweek.com.

Media Accreditation

Media registration is now open. Members of the media interested in covering CERAWeek 2019 are required to apply for accreditation. Applications can be submitted via the following link: http://bit.ly/19cwmediarg

About IHS Markit ( www.ihsmarkit.com )

IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions for the major industries and markets that drive economies worldwide. The company delivers next-generation information, analytics and solutions to customers in business, finance and government, improving their operational efficiency and providing deep insights that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. IHS Markit has more than 50,000 business and government customers, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500 and the world’s leading financial institutions.

IHS Markit is a registered trademark of IHS Markit Ltd. and/or its affiliates. All other company and product names may be trademarks of their respective owners © 2019 IHS Markit Ltd. All rights reserved.

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