Ward Eagen is a Researcher in Design, Innovation and Learning at IITM. He is currently a lecturer in the School of Information Technology and Communication, at the American University of Nigeria, Yola. From 2001-2004 he was a lecturer in the School of Information Technology Management, Ryerson University; in 2004 he was part-time Professor of Communication, Culture and Information Technology, Sheridan College and University of Toronto; in 2002 Assistant Professor, Faculty of Fine Art, Lethbridge University. Ward is completing his Ph.D. in Information Design at University of Turku, Finland. He holds a B.Arch from the University of Toronto, and an M.A. and BA in Philosophy from the University of Guelph. His research focuses Design of Information and Innovation Spaces. In 2001 he was a Resident (Artist/Scholar) at New Media Program, Canadian Film Centre, Toronto.