Smart Lab Director
In her current role as Smart Lab Director for Suffolk Construction in Los Angeles, Erin Khan serves the Southern California region by driving operational excellence through data analytics, process innovation and technology implementation. Since the Smart Lab’s opening in early 2019, Khan has spent the last year leading the industry by working to source, test and evaluate groundbreaking technology to improve overall operational excellence. A recent example of this is her efforts to experiment with startups that provide enhanced site communication through augmented and virtual reality application integrations. Furthermore, in Los Angeles she leads improvements on construction operations pain point resolution by pairing high-impact, on-site work sessions with field personnel alongside back-end data analytics to deliver the best solutions at the right time.
Khan continually improves the industry by inspiring the next generation of the workforce to choose a career in construction through exposure to technology.