Special Events

TED Cinema Experience

Friday, May 12, 2017 - 9:00am to Friday, May 26, 2017 - 12:00pm

Once a year, the world's most powerful ideas are shared on the TED stage in Vancouver, BC.  This conference is so popular, it's now SOLD OUT, but Leitersburg Cinemas is giving you the opportunity to see this exclusive content locally! Join us for three separate events that include breakfast, networking and a screening  of TED Cinema Experience.


Opening Event: May 12, 9am-12pm

Take a front-row seat at TED2017 Opening Night – the kickoff to the week-long TED conference. Experience revelatory TED Talks and performances as they unfold for the first time on the TED stage in Vancouver, BC. Special thanks to our breakfast sponsors, Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce and HighRock.  


TED Prize: May 19, 9am-12pm

Watch tennis icon Serena Williams, acclaimed healthcare reformer Atul Gawande, plus a surprise talk from one of the world's most revered figures. Then comes the climactic moment of TED, where the $1 million TED Prize is awarded for a world-changing idea.  Special thanks to our breakfast sponsor, Bowers Insurance.


Highlights Exclusive: May 26, 9am-12pm

This exclusive show, created just for cinema audiences, highlights the best moments from the TED2017 conference. The program will include a new interview with Elon Musk about what an exciting future looks like, among other inspiring and insightful TED Talks and performances from the week.  Special thanks to our breakfast sponsor, Smith Elliott Kearns & Company.



Please register for all three events separately.  Tickets are $18 and include breakfast, networking and screening.  For more information on each event and a list of speakers, visit tedcinema.com