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Wednesday, February 13 • 12:30pm - 5:00pm
Zero Energy Ready Home: changing the future of home building

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Have you heard of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Zero Energy Ready Home Program and all the benefits it can provide? Get a comprehensive review of the DOE Zero Energy Ready Home Program including the business case, specifications and opportunities to be recognized as an industry leader. Hear from a Zero Energy Ready Home building partner, Tim O’Brien, on his experiences constructing this type of home. DOE Zero Energy Ready Homes dramatically reduce the home builder’s risk and result in a housing product that will vastly exceed your buyers’ expectations. This includes a whole new level of affordability, comfort, health, safety, durability, quality and timeliness. Homebuyers want this level of excellence when they make the largest investment of a lifetime. They just don’t know it’s available and how to get it…yet.
AIA 4.25 LU/HSWs, ASHI 4 CECs, BPI 4.25 CEUs, DSPS 4 CEUs towards Dwelling Contractor Qualifier Certification, 4 CEUs towards UDC-Construction Inspector Certification, IACET 0.4 CEU, ICC 0.4 CEUs, NAHB, NARI 4.25 CEUs, PHIUS 4 CPHC CEUs, RESNET 4.25 PD credits

(Includes afternoon snack and refreshments)

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Tim O'Brien

Tim O'Brien Homes
Timothy M. O’Brien founded Tim OBrien Homes along with his partner, Matt Neumann, in June of 2007.   Tim went out to form a new residential home building company focused on building green and energy efficient homes. He continues to develop knowledge in building high performance... Read More →
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Sam Rashkin

Department of Energy
Sam is the author of the book titled “Retooling the U.S. Housing Industry: How It Got Here, Why It’s Broken, and How to Fix It” that presents a comprehensive strategy for transforming the new homebuyer consumer experience. Sam brings the lessons from this book to housing executives... Read More →

Wednesday February 13, 2019 12:30pm - 5:00pm CST