I speak on macro biotech trends at companies and universities. I regularly give paid talks about the state of the industry to scientists, executives, and investors. One conference keynote talk, in a room seating 600 people, was standing-room only.

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A few examples of me moderating, interviewing, and being interviewed:

‘Gasping for air a lot’: Seattle man recounts quest for Everest

June. 2, 2018

SEATTLE – Still wearing the smile he flashed on the summit of Mount Everest, Luke Timmerman recounts his amazing eight-week adventure from his home in Seattle.

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Seattle writer raising funds for cancer research trains for Everest climb in unique way

March. 13, 2018

Bio-tech journalist Luke Timmerman is in training and has more than $325,000 in pledges to climb the tallest mountain in the world.

Climbing Everest To Cure Cancer

Oct. 24, 2017

Journalist Luke Timmerman is climbing Mt. Everest in order to raise money for cancer research at Fred Hutch.

Google Talks

Sept. 26, 2017
Cambridge, Mass.

Interviewed by Krishna Yeshwant, partner at GV

BioPharm America

Sept. 26, 2017

Interview with Chris Garabedian of Xontogeny

Milken Global Conference

May 1, 2017
Los Angeles

Moderated panel with young scientific entrepreneurs

Bio-Europe Spring

Mar. 21, 2017

Interview with Antoine Papiernik of Sofinnova Partners

BioPharm America

Sept. 14, 2016

Panel with Michael Gilman, Troy Wilson, & Tillman Gerngross

Milken Global Conference

May 4, 2016
Los Angeles

Biotech: Bull Market or Bubble?

Partnering for Cures

Nov. 3, 2015
New York

Public-radio guest appearances