Miguel Almena is a former Walt Disney Designer and researcher who specializes in simplifying big complex ideas that help people better understand the challenges and opportunities of the modern world.

With creating the first viral television commercial in Latin and North America prior to YouTube at the age of 16 and creating the first district wide school 3d printing and innovation program, a session with Miguel resonates with abundance and insight.

Described by students as an “intellectual with audacious vision” he adapts his research on technology and makes it meaningful to a wide range of audiences – from business leaders to students, from influencers to parents.

Currently he is pivoting his career as a career technical instructor for the Pasadena Unified School District toward empowering creative entrepreneurs routinely create opportunity for themselves by cultivating their brands with emerging cutting edge technologies that increase performance, motivation, engagement and revenue.