Join Us for a High-Performance Builders Meet-Up

Keynote Speaker: Sam Rashkin

October 24, 2023 | 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Discover the future of building with us as we delve into the world of Extreme Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs) and the secrets to creating high-performance homes.

Our special guest and keynote speaker, Sam Rashkin, brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in energy-efficient and sustainable home construction. As the former Chief Architect for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Building Technologies Office, Sam will share his insights and strategies for achieving high-performance homes that meet today’s energy standards and pave the way for a greener future.


Keynote Speaker

Meet Sam Rashkin

Sam Rashkin is a building industry luminary, influencer, and architect. Author of the book Retooling the U.S. Housing Industry: How It Got Here, Why It’s Broken, and How to Fix It, Sam has led housing programs resulting in more than one million certified high-performance homes. He served on the national steering committees for USGBC’s LEED for Homes, NAHB’s Green Builder Guidelines, and EPA’s Water Sense label, and on the development team for EPA’s Indoor airPLUS label.

Green Builder Media has joined forces with building industry luminary Sam Rashkin to offer Housing 2.0, a pioneering training and education program focused on disruption in the housing industry.

Presenters & Organizers

Douglas Swink

Renaissance Realty

We are a full-service boutique real estate agency located in Hickory Withe, Fayette County, Tennessee.

Jim Hysen

Landvenues and Wastewater Solutions

Land acquisition / entitlement, development and decentralized wastewater treatment facilities

P. Allen Smith

Extreme Panel Technologies

We manufacture superior, High-Performing SIPs

Eric Couts

Premier Homes of Northwest Missouri, LLC

All types of new construction and remodeling including windows and doors, siding.

Perry Penske

Extreme Panel Technologies

We manufacture superior, high-performing SIPs

Josh Fragodt

Extreme Panel Technologies

We manufacture superior, high-performing SIPs


Schneider Electric Building, 6700 Tower Circle Drive, Franklin, TN 37064

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Photo by Chad Holder