Kyle Eschen has more than 12 years of performance experience as a magician, comedian, and speaker. His work spans contexts as varied as academic conferences, corporate events, and Las Vegas showrooms, and has been featured on the television shows America's Got Talent, Penn and Teller: Fool Us, Masters of Illusion, and The World Magic Awards. His talk on cognitive blindspots at TEDx Vienna has been viewed over 1.8 million times.
He holds a B.A. in Economics from Stanford University, where he studied how people consistently err in rationality and decision making. Currently, he is pursuing a Masters in Information and Data Sciences at UC Berkeley to further investigate how people process (and misprocess) information in an increasingly complex world.
To book Kyle as a performer or speaker, please see the contact page.