Luis Minero currently serves as President of the International Academy of Consciousness (IAC). He is a chemist, and has been an IAC instructor and researcher since 1995. Minero has also served as the global director of IAC’s administration department (2006-2012), and of the education department (2012-2014). He has decades of personal experience with paranormal phenomena, including out-of-body experiences (OBEs). He is the author of the book “Demystifying the Out-of-Body Experience.” His scholarly papers on the study of OBEs and consciousness have been published in the Journal of Consciousness, and he has lectured at major congresses and taught thousands of classes throughout North and South America, Europe, and Australia. Minero’s main areas of research include assistance, intuition, evolutionary intelligence, universalism, acquisition of experience, and nonphysical entities.