Chris Howard

Chris Howard

Motivational Speaker
Diane Primo

Diane Primo

IntraLink Global
Jim Kinney

Jim Kinney

Baird & Warner
Mark Benner, AIA

Mark Benner, AIA

Mark Eric Benner Architects
John Hallgarth

John Hallgarth

3DCONSTRUCTOR, LLC

Brian Malone

Brian Malone

Malone Media
Wendy Cohen

Wendy Cohen

PowerHouse Companies: PowerHouse Advisors, LLC, PowerHouse SMART®, PowerHouse Recruiting, LLC
Kara Jonas

Kara Jonas

Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA)
Nathan Kipnis, FAIA

Nathan Kipnis, FAIA

Architect, FAIA, LEED AP BD+C
Evan Cohen

Evan Cohen

Investor and Start-Up Advisor with Indiegogo Investing & Blockchain

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Inspiration. Collaboration. Education.

Join leaders in architecture, development, real estate, and technology.

Our third year promises to expand your business even more with over 300 of the “who’s who” in the luxury residential and commercial industries. PowerHouse SMART® is renowned for exclusive industry networking and has infused business growth for architects, contractors, developers, designers, real estate professionals and numerous other trades, suppliers and industry specialty firms since 2006.


Conference Schedule

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AM Session

7:30am – 9:30am: Luxury Conference Coat Check at GRAFF Showroom
7:30am – 9:30am: Registration at LuxeHome Front Desk
8:00am – 9:15am: VIP Breakfast at Gaggenau, Thermador, Bosch Design Center, Speakers/Sponsors Only
8:30am – 9:30am: Breakfast Networking at Pella Crafted Luxury
9:30am – 10:00am: PHS Conference Opening at Pella Crafted Luxury, (Video Marketing Introduction)
10:00am – 11:45am: Keynote Inspirational Speaker at Pella Crafted Luxury, Chicago’s Break-Through to Success by Chris Howard
12:00pm – 1:30pm: “Meet the Experts” Lunch Power Connections™, Six Showrooms, (TBA)

PM Session

12:00pm – 2:00pm: Luxury Conference Coat Check at GRAFF Showroom
12:00pm – 2:00pm: Registration at LuxeHome Front Desk
12:30pm – 1:30pm: Networking, The Design Center 6th Floor Conference Space (Video Marketing Introduction)
2:00pm – 3:15pm: Second Keynote Speaker, The Design Center 6th Floor Conference Space. Creating Your Personal Brand by Diane Primo
3:15pm – 4:15pm: Break-out Education Presentations at The Design Center 6th Floor Conference Space – New Technologies: Virtual Design & Construction and Blockchain & Real Estate
3:15pm – 4:15pm: Break-out Education Presentation at Monogram Design Center, “Will Your Home Become Obsolete? The Value Equation for Sustainable & Resilient Real Estate”
4:30pm – 5:30pm: Break-out Education Presentations at The Design Center 6th Floor Conference Space – New Technologies: Virtual Design & Construction and Blockchain & Real Estate
4:30pm – 5:30pm: 
Break-out Education Presentation at Monogram Design Center, “Will Your Home Become Obsolete? The Value Equation for Sustainable & Resilient Real Estate”

Cocktail Networking Party

5:30pm – 7:30pm: Live Jazz Cocktail Networking Party sponsored by Wood-Mode Lifestyle Design Center
5:30pm – 7:45pm: Luxury Conference Coat Check at GRAFF Showroom

Ticket Options

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AM Session + Cocktail Networking Party
PM Session + Cocktail Networking Party
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A percentage of PHS Luxury Conference ticket sales proceeds is donated to Designs for Dignity, a 401 3C charity.


Headline & Live Jazz Cocktail Party Sponsor

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Special thanks to Wood-Mode Fine Custom Cabinetry for supporting this event. Click here to read more about their extraordinary cabinetry lines.

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