About Us

Federal Business Council, Inc. (FBC) specializes in producing conferences and trade show events at Federal Government locations throughout the United States. Each month thousands of federal employees attend FBC events to evaluate the latest advances in technology, military hardware, training, and other product areas, as well as update their sources for future requirements.

Founded in 1976, FBC has conducted more than 4,000 on-site expositions and conferences for the Department of Defense, Intelligence Community, and civilian agencies. Over the last 40 years, FBC has become a comprehensive resource for marketing to the Federal Government.

Featured Events

AFCEA Belvoir Industry Days

March 21-22, 2019
College Park, MD

A list of organizations that call Fort Belvoir home reads like a “Who’s Who” of the Department of Defense. Fort Belvoir serves as the headquarters for the Defense Logistics Agency, the Defense Contract Audit Agency, the Defense Technical Information Center, US Army INSCOM, Missile Defense Agency, and about 20 other defense and intelligence agencies.

The AFCEA Belvoir Industry Days provides the perfect opportunity to grow your network and interact with more than 1,000 participants.

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HI Series

March 25-29, 2019

Join FBC at the major military installations on the island of Oahu! This year marks the 26th consecutive year that FBC is coordinating the Hawaii Information Technology Series, a stretch of five one-day events. These events have become a yearly conduit for information sharing, collaboration and IT modernization strategies. The series includes events at Fort Shafter, Schofield Barracks, Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam (JBPHH), NCTAMS PAC – NSA, and Camp HM Smith – HQ USINDOPACOM.

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NLIT Summit 2019

May 29-30, 2019
Boise, ID

The elite group at NLIT executes long-term government scientific and technological missions, often with complex security, safety, project management, or other operational challenges. Last year's NLIT Summit was the best to date, with more than 125 exhibitors and 400 attendees. We'll build on last year's successes at with a 3-day event at a new venue – the Boise Centre in Boise, ID – and participants from across the DOE complex.

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Berkeley Lab - 8th Annual LabTech Symposium

October 24, 2019
Berkeley, CA

LabTech is a free, one-day, multi-track conference created by, and for, lab staff. It focuses on computing and technology for science and operations and appeals to the Lab's scientists, technologists, and support staff. This is the LBL IT Division's flagship outreach and community event for computing and technology for science and operations, and it's the only IT-focused event with industry exhibit opportunities at Berkeley each year.

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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)