Jacob Barnett's keynotes clearly showcases the immense intelligence and talent that this young individual encompasses. This child prodigy was diagnosed with autism at the tender age of 2, and despite being put into a special education program, Barnett showcased extraordinary learning capabilities that went far beyond his years.
Having snuck into college lectures as a child, Barnett started tinkering with shapes and mathematical theories that expanded such iconic notions as Einstein's theory of relativity. At only 10-years-old, Barnett was accepted into Princeton University and acquired a coveted research position that dealt with matters of physics.
Along with being the world's first astrophysics researcher, this young mathematician is also the CEO and founder of his own business called 'Wheel LLC,' and is currently in the process of writing a book geared towards helping youth better undersand math.