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

Fort Benning Heat Forum Expo

February, 2023
Fort Benning, GA

To provide an opportunity for leadership from across the DoD to share information on heat illness and injury prevention, The Heat Center at Fort Benning hosts the annual Heat Forum.

This one day event, supported by the Commanding General, features conference sessions in the morning and a live, outdoor demonstration in the afternoon.

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2023 CyberMaryland Governance and Policy Forum

March 14-15, 2023
Columbia, MD

As part of the annual CyberMaryland Conference, the Federal Business Council, Inc. will host a CyberMaryland Forum at the Dreamport Mission Accelerator in March. This event will focus on topics related to the theme of Cyber Governance and Policy. CyberMaryland events connect the best of academia, government, and private industry organizations to ensure the cyber-safety of today and educate the cybersecurity professionals of tomorrow. Additionally, they provide an opportunity for Maryland to demo

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Government Procurement Conference

April 19, 2023
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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Cyber South Carolina/Savannah River Summit

April 25-26, 2023
North Augusta, SC

The Savannah River Cyber Summit (SRCS) is sure to be one of the most innovative cybersecurity technology events in the US to exchange information! It will support CyberCommand and encompass researchers from academia, industry, and public authorities working in the field of cybersecurity and related areas.

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NLIT Summit 2023

June 27-30, 2023
Milwaukee, WI

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: June 28-29, 2023

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"Thanks FBC for all your hard work to make our USDA Cybersecurity Expo 2020 a great success! I’m in awe of how you managed being pulled in every direction between us and the speakers (and vendors and participants!) and still kept everything flowing for our virtual event."

-Wendy Brodhead, Training Coordinator, USDA