TED 2017: The Future You
Awe. A sense of wonder. Life changing. Inspirational. All words used to describe the experience that is TED. Now TED Cinema Experience brings TED2017 to you.
TED2017 will explore the deepest scientific and psychological insights, the latest medical advances, and thrilling new inventions (all mixed with a dose of ancient wisdom), and will ask questions about our present and future selves. The program will feature a succession of extraordinary speakers – risk-takers, visionaries, celebrities, and an emerging generation of idea creators – who will deliver the “talk of their lives”.
Event 1: TED Cinema Experience: TED2017 Opening Event
Wednesday 3 May
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.
Event 2: TED Cinema Experience: TED2017 TED Prize Event
Sunday 7 May
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.
Event 3: TED Cinema Experience: TED2017 Highlights Exclusive
Wednesday 10 May
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.