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1 1 Differentiate Through Innovation 1 Anticipate, Innovate, Execute Transformational and sustainable technologies leader CONFIDENTIAL AND OPERATIONALLY SENSITIVE MATERIAL This presentation contains non-public, proprietary information that must remain confidential

2 2 CORPORATE INNOVATION CENTER (CIC) Vision Make USG the leader in construction product and system solutions through transformational and sustainable technologies. Mission Align with USG corporate strategy to deliver science and technology based building solutions that create value and ensure USG leadership. Optimize current products Drive cost reduction efforts Anticipate, adapt to and act on building trends Pursue transformational research leading to innovative and profitable building solutions USG CONFIDENTIAL

3 3 INNOVATION CENTER OVERVIEW Moved in ,000 sq.ft. facility Lab bench to pilot plant capability In-house testing capabilities (acoustical, structural, fire)

4 4 ORGANIZATION Laboratories Gypsum Panels Ceilings Performance Surfaces Performance Substrates Analytical Construction Systems USG CONFIDENTIAL

5 5 FOCUS AREAS Innovation Through Collaboration Invest in people, not just products eople P People creating value through the implementation of new ideas I nnovation Internal – Manufacturing & Marketing External C ustomers USG CONFIDENTIAL

6 6 PEOPLE Over 1,200+ years of cumulative experience Over 1,200+ years of cumulative experience Physics Chemistry Coatings Materials Engineering Chemical Engineering Mechanical Engineering More than 50% of the staff have advanced degrees Civil Engineering Architecture Metallurgical Engineering Bio-engineering Physical Chemistry USG CONFIDENTIAL

7 7 COMPETENCIES AND CAPABILITIES Cement & Gypsum Chemistry Admixture Formulation Paper Chemistry Materials Science & Analysis Calcination Technology Computational Fluid Dynamics Building Science Industry Codes & Standards Fire Design & Test Acoustical Design & Test Structural Design & Test Life Cycle Analysis Building Moisture Management USG CONFIDENTIAL

8 8 LEADING AND SHAPING INDUSTRY STANDARDS Underwriters Labs ASTM International ASHRAE Gypsum Association American National Standards Institute US Green Building Council American Concrete Institute Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry USG CONFIDENTIAL

9 Sheetrock® Brand UltraLight Panel SECUROCK® Glass-Mat Roof Board DECADES OF INNOVATION Inventors in Building Science 1900Sheetrock® Sheetrock Gypsum Panels Pyrobar Gypsum Partition Tile 1940Pyrofill®Firecode® Structo-Gauge® Gauging Plaster Pyrofill® Poured Gypsum Roof Deck Water Repellent Wallboard Structo-Lite Perlited Plaster Sheetrock Firecode Core (Type X) Tapered Edge Panels Ready-Mixed Joint Compound 2" Solid Gypsum Wall Board System 1960Ultrawall®Structocore Structocore Wall System First Metal Stud Drywall System RC-1 Channel Sheetrock WR Gypsum Panels Chemically Hardening Joint Compound SW Gypsum Panels Blendtex Gypsum Panels Exterior Ceiling Board Ultrawall Relocatable Wall System USG Shaft Wall System Textone SW Gypsum Panels Area Separation Wall System Light Steel Framing 2000HUMITEK®Levelrock® Next Generation Gypsum Panels Levelrock Floor Underlayment System USG Decorative Interior Finish System Geometrix Metal Ceiling Panels Astro ClimaPlus Ceiling Panels Translucents Luminous Panels Topo 3-D Ceiling Panels HUMITEK Gypsum Panels SECUROCK® Roof Board Sheetrock® All Purpose Joint Compound with Dust Control Sheetrock® Mold-Tough panels Zero-emitting ceiling tiles High Recycled Content Suspension Systems True Wood Ceiling Panels SECUROCK® Glass-Mat Sheathing SECUROCK® Glass-Mat Liner Panels 1980DUROCK®FIBEROCK® Structocore Security System DUROCK® Cement Board SHEETROCK® Plus 3 Joint Compound X-Technology Ceiling Panels Firecode® Compound 3/4" Ultracode® Core Gypsum Panels Compässo Suspension Trim Quick Release II Clip Cuvatura3-D System Radar ClimaPlus Ceiling Panels FIBEROCK® Panels USG Drywall Suspension System 1920ACOUSTONE®Rocklath® Gyplap® Gypsum Sheathing Rocklath Gypsum Lath ACOUSTONE Ceiling Tiles Perf-A-Tape® Joint Reinforcement 2000 – Patents

10 10 Essential Support Of Existing Products & Operations Platform Technology Development Exploratory Projects INNOVATION CATEGORIES Supporting Operations / Heritage BU Initiatives Product & Process Extensions Exploratory Category 1 Category 2 Category 3 USG CONFIDENTIAL

11 11 INNOVATION Customers Innovation Brokers Universities and National Labs Suppliers Plants Marketing Research Engineering and Tech Services The world is our lab OPEN INNOVATION The lab is our world USG CONFIDENTIAL

12 12 USG CONFIDENTIAL INNOVATION METRICS R&D Yield (Total Cost Savings & Total Gross Profit) / R&D Budget Patents Filed Annualized Number Of Patent Filings From R&D Value Of Project Portfolio Total 5 Year Estimated Gross Profit & Costs Savings For Projects On The Portfolio Number Of New Platforms Number Of Cross-product Development Initiatives Funded For Exploration

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