Nathan C. Wood
Chief Enabling Officer, SpectrumAEC
Nathan Wood has emerged as an innovation thought leader across the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industry. Nathan’s experience with Virtual Design and Construction (VDC), Lean process improvement, and Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) has led him to realize how proven technology solutions can too often result in adoption failure and lost ROI. As Founder and Chief Enabling Officer of SpectrumAEC, Nathan blends Emotional Intelligence (EQ) with Design Thinking strategy to help teams overcome adoption barriers through collaborative debate and mutual respect for different perspectives.
Outside of SpectrumAEC, Nathan continues to support industry progress through speaking engagements, industry research publications, and as President of the Construction Progress Coalition.
Director of VDC, Stiles
Kristopher M. Lengieza, Director of VDC at Stiles Corporation in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, has been instrumental with the integration of VDC, LEAN and LEED principles at several companies over the course of his career. Kris has earned a multitude of awards for his work and has been nationally recognized as one of the top 40 construction professionals under 40 by ENR and BD&C. He is constantly seeking to further the use of technology and foster innovation in the construction industry, most recently as part of the Construction PDF Coalition. As such, Kris has been a sought-after speaker for national conferences including Autodesk University, BIMForum, Ecobuild, SPAR and many other regional events. More importantly, Kris is always willing to volunteer and share his knowledge. He has taught for numerous organizations over the past 5 years including AGC and AIA to name a few. Kris earned his Civil engineering degree in 2004, from Lehigh University.