Speakers

  • Emcee: Rachel Bloom, co-creator and star of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Science Buff
  • Mayim Bialik, Neuroscience PhD, Big Bang Theory Actress, groknation.com Founder 
  • Kimberly Bryant, founder of Black Girls Code 
  • Jose Cabrera, PhD, Chemistry Professor, Advisor to San Jose City College Chapter of SACNAS
  • Sarahi Espinoza Salamanca, Founder DREAMers Roadmap
  • Kavita Gupta, Monta Vista High School Teacher
  • Andrew Jones, PhD, Scientist working on climate change models 
  • Jennifer Matlock, School Programs Manager, Monterey Bay Aquarium
  • William Moerner, PhD, Nobel Laureate, Chemistry 
  • Phil Plait, PhD, The Bad Astronomer
  • Tim Ritchie, President and CEO of The Tech Museum of Innovation
  • Jorge Wong, PhD, Director of the Specialty Mental Health Division Asian Health Services
  • Rep. Zoe Lofgren, CA 19th District
  • Chappie Jones, SJ City Council Member
  • Faten Hijazi, Technology/Business Strategist & Program Manager at Google
  • Tracy Van Houten, NASA Rocket Scientist turned political candidate
  • Andy Karsner, Space Cowboy at X Labs; Managing Partner Emerson Collective