About Jason Latimer
As a magician, Jason Latimer is the series champion of the BBC One’s The Magicians, the recipient of Siegfried & Roy’s Masters of the Impossible Award, and was bestowed with magic’s highest honour, “Grand Prix ‘Best Overall’ World Champion of Magic.”
With his undefeated resume of championship wins, Jason is one of the judges with Penn & Teller on SyFy Channel’s magic competition 'Wizard Wars'. In 2018, Jason joins David Copperfield and David Blaine as one of the few recipients of the prestigious and highly coveted Golden Grolla Award from the Masters of Magic.
About "Impossible Science"
As a scientist, Jason is the creator of “Impossible Science” the academic platform uniting magic and science to inspire wonder in education.
Jason is the Curator of Impossible Science of the iconic Fleet Science Center in San Diego, CA but his STEM program has expanded to science centres throughout Southern California.
The Impossible Science labs, festivals, exhibitions, live shows, and digital series with Comic-Con HQ have inspired hundreds of thousands of visitors to embrace their ability to ask a question. Currently, the Fleet Science Center is in construction of a new exhibition wing to permanently offer Impossible Science for the next 10 years. While in Downey, CA, Impossible Science Festival with the Columbia Memorial Space Center has grown to become the official LA Science Festival “City of STEM".
Jason Latimer in the media
Recently, Engineering.com and Latimer
launched the Impossible Science Student Challenge, a competition of thousands
of participating schools across the US and Canada to find the classroom doing
the most to inspire curiosity within Science, Technology, Engineering, and
Today, Jason co-hosts Science Channel’s new series SciJinks with Big
Bang Theory’s Johnny Galecki and Mythbusters: The Search’s Tamara
Robertson. At Education First’s Global Leadership Summit, in both New York and
Berlin, Jason follows previous keynote speakers Al Gore and Dr Jane Goodall
with his keynote address on "The Influence of Technology on Society".
in Washington DC, at the largest science festival in the country (more than 370,000 attendees) and following year’s speaker Elon Musk, Jason gave the closing keynote of the USA Science and Engineering Festival on Impossible Science and
Education Through Curiosity.
Jason Latimer is not only changing education, but he is also on a mission to globally