Interested in having Cecilia Aragon give a presentation to your group? Find out more about topics and how you can schedule a talk.

Talks can be aimed at adults or children from kindergarteners to high school students. Her engaging presentations have entertained and educated many different types of audiences. The general public, pilots, physicists, computer scientists, and kids have given her rave reviews.

Talks can be tailored to audiences’ specific interests.

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Popular Talks (1 hour)

Check out the videos of these popular talks:

How is Getting an Engineering Degree Like Flying Upside Down? University of Washington HCDE interview Oct. 27, 2020.

Here’s Cecilia’s BOOK LAUNCH at Third Place Books (1 hour) featuring her memoir Flying Free on Sept. 22, 2020.

Watch Cecilia give an invited talk on “The Hearts and Minds of Data Science” at UC San Diego in their Design@Large seminar series. (YouTube link)

More Topics

Other popular talks include “From Fear of Flying to the World Aerobatic Championships” and aviation safety seminars such as “Unusual Attitude Recovery.

She has also presented physics of aviation seminars, human-centered data science talks, and other technical topics.

Cecilia Aragon Author
Cecilia Aragon Author

Recent Talks

Watch videos of these recent talks:

TODAY Show interview on Sept. 23, 2020.

Here’s a panel appearance by Cecilia at The Hill’s Latina Leaders Summit in Washington DC on July 24, 2019, on “Breaking the STEM Barrier.” (YouTube link) Go to 5:40 for Cecilia’s 3-minute back story.

The Hearts and Minds of Data Science, Google, Seattle, Tuesday January 21, 2020. Caltech Alumni Association talk.


Invite Cecilia to Your Book Group

Cecilia would love to meet with your book group. She can discuss her memoir Flying Free, as well as subjects like overcoming fear, learning to fly, or achieving life goals. Groups of 25 or more will receive a set of signed and personalized bookplates.


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