In the keynotes by Tim Brown, he discusses issues concerning the value of design and how configuring ways to improve design can solve problems that overshadow these problems. As a multi-awarded designer, Brown is able to showcase and prove how an innovation of a design provides new unseen facets to a product.
Brown's design work has been showcased at the Axis Gallery in Tokyo, the Design Museum in London, and the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Brown's knowledge in design has garnered him high-end clients such as Microsoft, PepsiCo, Procter & Gamble and Steelcase. Brown is the CEO of design firm IDEO, which focuses on the collaborating design, business and social studies in immense detail to provide a new means of exploiting a product.