Lincoln Wood is the Regional Director of Technology and Innovation at Turner Construction Company. His background includes experience as a Virtual Design and Construction regional manager, startup advisor, project engineer, designer, and carpenter. Lincoln’s passion to innovate the construction industry is rooted in a belief that a fundamental shift from our current state can only occur when the AEC community fully invests in working together, engaging experts across all fields to reexamine the rules and boundaries of what is possible. Lincoln founded Turner Labs, a research and development group focused on Turner’s Northern California region. Turner Labs coaches internal teams on solving Turner’s critical business challenges through a process of rapid experiments with multiple stakeholders. Turner Labs’ goal is to provide employees with a supportive environment for entrepreneurial thinking, problem solving, and continuous innovation, guided by a belief that Turner’s best defense against any business threat is to fully harness the potential of its people.