David Acer is a Canadian scientist, stand-up comedian and close-up magician.
As a magician he has performed at The Magic Castle and FISM. He has also authored numerous well respected books on magic. Since 2002, he has had a regular column in Genii magazine. David wrote 5 episodes of the 2005 series, "Popular Mechanics for Kids".
In 2007, Acer was invited to lecture at Fechter's Finger-Flicking Frolic, a close-up magic convention held in upstate New York (USA) and limited to fewer than 150 hand-picked attendees.