Jim Agutter is Assistant Professor of Design at the College of Architecture + Planning at the University of Utah. He has worked on innovation and information design challenges for over 14 years. His research work has focused on the application of 2D and 3D design concepts to large scale, real-time data environments. He has published extensively in the area of information visualization and interdisciplinary collaboration. He received 2004 2005 Creative Achievement Award by the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA) for his work and received 2009 University of Utah Honors Professorship.