Tim Brown

Designers — think big!

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Filmed Jan 2009 at TEDGlobal 2009
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Tim Brown says the design profession has a bigger role to play than just creating nifty, fashionable little objects. He calls for a shift to local, collaborative, participatory "design thinking" — starting with the example of 19th-century design thinker Isambard Kingdom Brunel.

Tim Brown
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Tim Brown is the CEO of the "innovation and design" firm IDEO — taking an approach to design that digs deeper than the surface.  Full bio.

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