Three events, three cinema experiences...
You've seen TED Talks, and in 2016 you saw the Opening Night in cinema for the first time ever. Now, in 2017 we're bringing you three TED cinema experiences. Get your tickets now, this is an unmissable event!
Event 1: TED 2017 Opening Night
The Opening Event of TED2017 will present cinema audiences a one-of-a-kind opportunity to experience the conference with their communities as new TED Talks are presented for the first time in front of 1,500 TED attendees, representing the world’s leading thinkers and doers in Vancouver, Canada. For the second consecutive year, cinema audiences will get this exclusive look inside the opening night of TED and experience revelatory talks and performances as they unfold on the TED stage.
Huang Yi (Dancer and choreographer), Laura Galante (Cyberspace analyst), Tim Ferriss (Productivity guru, author), Joshua Roman (Cellist), Titus Kaphar (Artist), OK Go (Band), Anab Jain (Futurist, designer), Garry Kasparov (Grandmaster, analyst), Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks (Religious leader).
Event 2: TED 2017 $1 Million Prize Event
Cinema-goers will watch with their communities as the TED Prize winner receives a $1 million award towards a creative, bold wish to spark global change. By investing in a powerful idea every year, the TED Prize accelerates progress toward solving some of the world's most pressing problems. The session will also feature an exclusive update from a former TED Prize winner, as well as talks from exceptional TED speakers.
Serena Williams (Athlete), Jon Boogz + Lil Buck (Movement artists), Atul Gawande (Surgeon and journalist), Anna Rosling Ronnlund (Co-founder of Gapminder), Raj Panjabi (Physician)
+ Surprise Guest who is a world figure.
Event 3: TED 2017 Highlights Exclusive
TED will be opened up for the public like never before, with a program created exclusively for cinema audiences. This event will give cinema-goers a first-of-its-kind look at the TED2017 conference experience, driven by revelatory TED Talks and performances captured live that highlight some of the most insightful, inspiring and exciting moments of the week-long TED2017.
No news on speakers for the Highlights yet, as it'll be a surprise line-up.