John Seely Brown speeches predominantly focus on business-related content. Brown was previously chief scientist at the Xerox Corporation and is now a self-professed chief of confusion. Brown uses speaking, writing and teaching as platforms for sharing his ideas and advice with others.
John Seely Brown is also the co-chairman of the Deloitte Center for the Edge, which is a company that helps people solve problems with audit, financial advisory, tax and consulting.
Brown has given interesting speeches about how video game skills are often transferable to the business world.
In 2004, Brown was inducted to the Industry Hall of Fame and he was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences back in 2009.