2011 Events

Sharing the responsibility: NCDs

Sharing the responsibility: NCDs

This Washington Post Live conference gathered leading public health experts discussed the best ways to solve the growing health crisis of Noncommunicable Diseases.

Focus Features: “One Day”

Focus Features: “One Day”

Washington Post Live and Focus Features hosted a screening of "One Day" at West End Cinema on Monday, August 22.

Focus Features: “Beginners”

Focus Features: “Beginners”

Washington Post Live and Focus Features hosted a screening of "Beginners" at West End Cinema on Tuesday, June 7. 

The Future of Food

The Future of Food

This conference brought together many of the world’s leading experts on food to discuss trends in agriculture and consumer behavior; speakers included The Prince of Wales, a lifelong environmentalist and organic farmer, Eric Schlosser, author of “Fast Food Nation,” and Wendell Berry, winner of The National Humanities Medal. 

Newsmakers Series: Chris Cillizza and David Axelrod

Newsmakers Series: Chris Cillizza and David Axelrod

Post Politics Managing Editor & The Fix Columnist Chris Cillizza interviewed Senior Presidential Advisor David Axelrod on Saturday, April 30 at The Washington Post.

Focus Features “Hanna”

Focus Features “Hanna”

Washington Post Live and Focus Features hosted a screening of "Hanna"at West End Cinema.

Aviation Security: A Better Way

Aviation Security: A Better Way

Tom Ridge, former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security,  Jim Turner, former ranking Democratic member of the House Homeland Security Committee and Rafi Ron, former Director of Security at Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport and the Israeli Airport Authority discussed this critical issue.

Weighing in on America’s Future: Childhood Obesity Summit

Weighing in on America’s Future: Childhood Obesity Summit

A panel of influential government officials, health experts, professional athletes, celebrities and young people gathered at The Washington Post to discuss the national health crisis of child obesity.

Focus Features “Jane Eyre”

Focus Features “Jane Eyre”

Washington Post Live and Focus Features hosted a screening of "Jane Eyre"at West End Cinema.

Business of Sports

Business of Sports

Ted Leonsis, owner of the Capitals, Wizards, and Mystics, Dan Snyder, owner of the Redskins, Robert Tanenbaum and Marla Lerner Tanenbaum, owners of the Nationals, and Will Chang, owner of D.C. United, discussed what makes their franchises successful.