Red Hat Coffee Hour with Julia Landauer

Presented by

Julia Landauer, Two-time Champion NASCAR Driver; Christina Wong, Red Hat ; Adam Clater, Red Hat

About this talk

Julia Landauer is a NASCAR driver and champion from New York City. She currently competes in the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series. With dozens of wins across different series, Julia has set records since she was 10 years old, including becoming the highest finishing female in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series’ 64-year history. At age 14, she became the first and youngest female champion in the Skip Barber Racing series. In 2015, she became the first woman to win the NASCAR Track Championship, Motor Mile Speedway, and in 2019, she became the first woman to lead a lap in the Canadian NASCAR Pinty’s Series. Away from the track, Julia is a graduate of Stanford University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Science, Technology, and Society. It was also in college that Julia started her motivational speaking career with a TEDx talk and she is now a sought-after speaker for corporations, conferences, and universities. Julia served as an external advisor to Hyundai Motor Corporation’s Center for Robotic-Augmented Design in Living Experience. Julia has developed her brand and business and collaborated with companies such as Spotify, Disney/Pixar, and the One Love Foundation and has been written about by The New York Times, Bloomberg Businessweek, Entrepreneur, and espnW, to name a few. Julia is also an honoree of the Forbes 30 Under 30 list for sports and has spoken at Fortune’s Most Powerful Women’s Conference. As Julia continues to develop her career and brand on and off the track, she uses her racing platform to advocate for STEM education, women’s empowerment, leadership, risk analysis, and working with fear.

Related topics:

More from this channel

Upcoming talks (0)
On-demand talks (186)
Subscribers (11222)
Government agencies demand performance, transparency, and value—exactly what Red Hat and open source offer. Red Hat is the standard choice for Linux in governments worldwide. Our cloud, virtualization, app development, storage, platform and service-oriented solutions bring real freedom and collaboration to federal, state, local, and academic programs. And Red Hat’s worldwide support, training and consulting services bring the power of open source to your agency. We are a part of a larger community working together to drive innovation. Learn more at