About Us

Federal Business Council, Inc. (FBC) specializes in producing meetings, conferences, and trade show events for Federal Government Agencies, the Department of Defense, and Intelligence Community throughout the United States. Founded in 1976, FBC is a Women Owned Small Business located in Columbia, MD. FBC is well known for producing on-site, in-agency industry expositions, off-site agency conferences and meetings of all kinds. In fact, FBC has conducted more than 5,000 events for US government agencies.

Featured Events

2024 DoD Global Information Conference

March 12-14, 2024
Hamilton Hotel, Washington D.C.

The DoD is sponsoring this annual event to provide a unique opportunity for experts from across the U.S. combatant commands, military departments, OSD components, industry, academia, government, allies, and partner nations to find common cause and promote the best practices found among the various programs, tools, and capabilities so they may jointly address the successes, gaps, needs, and opportunities for OIE. We expect this event to sell out so don't miss this opportunity!

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NLIT Summit 2024

April 8-11, 2024
Seattle, Washington

The elite group at NLIT (National Laboratories Information Technology) executes long-term government scientific and technological missions, often with complex security, safety, project management, or other operational challenges. Each year this event encompasses a large number of participants from across the DOE complex. Exhibit Dates: April 9th-10th with an exhibit hall reception the evening of April 8th.

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2024 Air Force Intelligence Community Security Review Board (SRB)

May 21-22, 2024
Virtual Event

Air Force cybersecurity professionals won't miss the Air Force (AF) Intelligence Community (IC) Security Review Board (SRB), a 2-day event hosted by the Air Force Intelligence Community CISO with classified sessions on a 3rd day. The event covers what’s happening in the Intelligence Community, as it relates to cybersecurity. This event attracts senior leaders/decision makers, including GS-14 and G-15!

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Government Procurement Conference

June 12, 2024
Washington Convention Center

The Government Procurement Conference (GPC) is a national conference that fosters business partnerships between the federal government, its prime contractors and small businesses. The largest and longest-running conference of its kind, this unique event attracts attendees and exhibitors from minority, service-disabled veteran-owned, veteran-owned, HUBZone and women-owned businesses. Sign up for mentor-protégé opportunities!

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"From the program to the exhibits, the event was outstanding from our perspective! It honestly exceeded our expectations, and it was great to actually see consensus on where we stand today and where we can all go, and how everyone participating can play a role in that. The comments on Twitter and some of the participants’ blogs were also all positive! Looking forward to next year already!"

-Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC)