Award-Winning Rocket Scientist, Science Entertainer & Educator
Keynote Speaker - 3rd General Session | July 9th
Hailed the “New Einstein” by her fans, and named the “Modern Day Hidden Figure” by People Magazine, Olympia LePoint is the New Neil DeGrasse Tyson for TV presenting on Science. Olympia LePoint is an award-winning rocket scientist, self-help thought author and “Answers Unleashed” podcast host who is launching lives into educational success. LePoint has been seen by Millions of internet viewers for her TED Talk, CBS News, and Impact Theory appearances. From poverty, a face stabbing, and #MeToo childhood sexual abuse in her youth, Olympia LePoint overcame failing math scores and graduated The top 5 from the California State University Northridge class to later help launch 28 NASA Space Shuttle missions into space. Today, LePoint’s Mission Control Room desk is a science exhibit at the California Science Center.
A math professor at Pasadena City College, Olympia LePoint’s highly popular TEDx talk, "Reprogramming Your Brain to Overcome Fear," has garnered nearly 1M views worldwide. Now through her podcast and radio show “Answers Unleashed,” she shares her faith, education and wisdom to empower audiences in pursuing a higher education. She ignites brains to invent global solutions. Her award-winning books Answers Unleashed: The Science of Unleashing Your Brain’s Power which exposes her personal story with breakthrough thought science theories, and Mathaphobia: How You Can Overcome Your Math Fears and Become a Rocket Scientist has positively changed lives around the world. As a science expert who regularly explains SpaceX and NASA rocket technology on CBS2 News, Olympia LePoint has appeared on KTLA Morning News, PBS, NBC, the CW, Oprah.com, in Mashable Magazine, Newspapers across Canada and the U.K., and wrote articles on The Huffington Post.
Your registration for convention will automatically enter you to win a small group lunch with Olympia on Thursday, July 9th at 12:00pm.
(winners will be notified no later than July 8th at 11am)