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Do you have your finger on the pulse of the latest products and services on the market? Are there new techniques and approaches to investigate? What are others in the industry doing that you’re not? Find out February 14–16, 2018 at North America’s largest event dedicated to cold climate residential building. Register now, then download the program book and check out these tips before you go.

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Friday, February 16 • 2:30pm - 3:45pm
Closing plenary - Pioneers in the Heartland

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Pioneers in the Heartland

How are regional home developers, builders, architects and high-performance consultants redefining quality construction and communities? Find out during fast-paced presentations that will showcase progressive housing projects completed by forward-thinkers in the Midwest. Real-world examples will be recognized and shared. After brief presentations, keynote presenter Michael Anschel will lead moderated discussion that will incorporate audience participation.

Snacks and beverages will be provided during this closing plenary.

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Michael Anschel

Otogawa-Anschel Design Build
Michael is a nationally recognized expert on green design and building with over 23 years of experience. He writes for various publications and trains and speaks at events around the country. Michael is the owner of OA Design-Build, an award winning and nationally celebrated firm... Read More →

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Kelly Cain

St. Croix Institute LLC
Kelly is the founder and principal of the St Croix Institute LLC, and recent spin-off of LICO2etm (gbc) – dba ‘Locally Invested Carbon Offsets’ – a public benefit corporation under MN state statute.  Kelly has a long history of diversified clients and disruptive initiatives... Read More →
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Tony Holub

Farr Associates
Tony Holub is a Senior Architect with Farr Associates in Chicago. His work has focused extensively on sustainable design, LEED certification, Passive House, and Net Zero Energy initiatives. He is formerly the chair of AIA Iowa's Committee On the Environment (iCOTE) and is an involved... Read More →
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Elden Lindamood

Wagner Zaun Architecture
Elden Lindamood is an architect at Wagner Zaun Architecture, a design firm in Duluth, Minnesota, that specializes in low-energy, passive solar, and sustainable projects. In the last 10+ years with the firm, Elden has designed and worked on numerous low-load and Net-Zero Energy homes... Read More →
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Bryant Moroder

Baum Revision
For the past three years, Bryant has spearhead the Baum Revision development of the Garver Feed Mill, a $17M restoration project of the historic building in Madison, WI. He has spent his over 15 years working with and for organizations, clients and partners to deliver effective and... Read More →
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Matt Neumann

Neumann Companies Inc.
Matt joined Neumann Land Development, his father Mark’s company, after graduating from Wisconsin Lutheran College in 2004 and started two new businesses during the ensuing recession: Tim O’Brien Homes—an affiliate company in Pewaukee, Wis., and a recent Silver winner of the... Read More →

Friday February 16, 2018 2:30pm - 3:45pm CST
Ballroom A/H