The most incredible Keynote EVER!
10 Keynote Speakers in One Hour!
miniCAST 2019 El Paso is first to have a Keynote event that is unlike any keynote you have ever seen!
10 Keynote presenters in 60 minutes:
Scheduled to present:
Leo Banuelos, Assistant Professor, Physics - Studies nanoscale fluid-solid interfaces in energy storage and conversion, natural resource management, environmental remediation, and nanomedicine.
Julien Chaput, Assistant Professor, Geological Sciences – Studies the seismic wavefield to image active volcanoes and temporal monitoring of Antarctic ice shelves, and continental scale imaging of polar environments (Greenland and Antarctica).
Darren Cone – Executive Director, Center for the Advancement for Space Safety and Mission Assurance Research (CASSMAR) – Studies space mission failures to improve human space exploration.
Lixin Jin, Associate Professor, Geological Sciences - Studies the chemical, physical and biological processes in the evolution of shallow landscapes where geological and biological systems interact.
Lin Ma, Associate Professor, Geological Sciences - Developing a variety of novel isotope tools to understand Earth surface processes and environmental issues.
Rosa Maldonado, Professor, Department of Biology - Developing novel immune- and chemotherapy approaches to treat Chagas disease and Leishmaniasis
Katherine Serafine, Assistant Professor, Psychology - Studies different factors that contribute to individual differences in vulnerability to drug abuse.
Elsa Villa - Clinical Assistant Professor, Teacher Education – Villa studies communities of practice, gender, STEM teacher education, transformative learning, and identity.
Jeffrey Weidner, Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering – Studies infrastructure, society, and the economy, and addresses systemic problems for structures through the application of leading-edge technology.
Presenting the "Ignite Keynote," featuring 10 incredible speakers that have only FIVE minutes to present their Keynote Presentation.
Can you imagine giving an entire keynote presentation in just 300 seconds?
You haven't seen anything like it. We promise that no one will be bored.
When their five minutes is up they are done!
No going over the time limit.
Mic turned off, next presenter comes out.
And the audience gets to choose the best keynote speaker.
Who have been the miniCAST Keynote speakers in the past?
2003: Steve Wolfe "Science of the Movies"
2013: Michael Dispezio: Biology Textbook Author
2014: Andres Ruzo: National Geographic Young Explorer
2015: ALIZÉ CARRÈRE: National Geographic Young Explorer
2016: Brian "Fox" Ellis: Story Teller, Science Historian
2018: Dr. Thorne Lay: National Academy of Science Fellow
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