Publisher, Scientific American
Jeremy A. Abbate is the VP & Publisher of Scientific American, Scientific American MIND and SA Worldview.
He is responsible for developing and executing new media programs, brand extensions and collaborative ventures serving the international opinion leadership that turns to Scientific American and its related titles for the best views of the future.
As the founder of Scientific American’s Worldview enterprise, a global exploration of health and life science innovation produced in collaboration with the Biotechnology Innovation Organization, he leads the teams that create its content, distribution network and visibility platforms for its sponsors.
He has made many appearances at conferences and events to facilitate high-level discussions on innovative science and technology. He has spearheaded co-branded partnerships with several international organizations including the TEDMED, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and The Carter Center. Working to bring important scientific ideas into a dynamic media environment, he has led projects serving some of the world’s largest corporate organizations, including Colgate Palmolive, Procter & Gamble, Philips, Life Technologies and Amgen.
Additionally, he leads several content and product initiatives at Scientific American that serve the educational and STEM markets.
Abbate was previously the Director of New Business for The Scientist magazine, a media entity servicing working scientists and industry leaders.
He serves on the advisory board for The Global Wellness Institute.
Last year Abbate penned an Op-Ed piece in the Wall Street Journal expressing his frustration on the state of neurodegenerative disease research and sharing his family’s multi-generational battle with Alzheimer’s. Read more