Federal Business Council
The event will be held at the Capitol Holiday Inn connected to the FEMA HQ building, which provides easy access for government attendees, and is across the street from several major agencies. The event location is within a complex that includes the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), United States Agency for International Development (USAID), and the Department of State.
Agencies that are located within a 2 block radius that will receive promotional materials include the USDA Graduate School, Voice of America, The Department of Education, The Smithsonian, and Health and Human Services.
More than 5,000 invitations will go out to personnel within each agency. Attendees will include CIOs, Program Managers, Line Personnel, and Cyber Security professionals.
Federal Emergency Management Agency HQ (FEMA HQ):
FEMA's mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure as a nation we work together to build, sustain and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.
United States Agency for International Development (USAID):
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is the principal U.S. agency to extend assistance to countries recovering from disaster, trying to escape poverty, and engaging in democratic reforms.
Department of Education HQ:
http://www2.ed.gov/about/landing.jhtml The mission of the Department of Education is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering education excellence and ensuring equal access.
Requested Technologies include cyber security, big data, presentation systems, enterprise architecture, communications equipment, mobile technologies, network security, cloud computing, and wireless technologies.
Each Marketing Service Package Includes:
You must complete an FBC Security Form and submit to FBC by the due date given below. Please click the link below to go to our Verisign® secured on-line security information form. You will also have the option of downloading our printable security form and submitting the information by fax. Admittance to the event cannot be guaranteed if we do not receive the information by the due date.
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Exhibitors who fail to comply with the security requirements may be denied access to the event site by the hosting agency. FBC will not be responsible and will not provide refunds to exhibitors who are denied admission to or dismissed from the event site due to failure to comply with the security instructions.
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From the North (I-95 South, Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York):
-Take I-95 South through the Baltimore area. Continue until you see signs for the Baltimore-Washington Parkway.
-Take the Baltimore-Washington Parkway to "Washington Route 50 West" exit.
-Continue on Route 50 (New York Avenue) until you come to I-395 South (about 4 miles).
-Turn left onto I-395 South, go about 1.5 miles to 6th Street SW exit.
-Make a hard right turn onto 6th Street SW. Continue on 6th Street SW to the 3rd light, just past an overhead bridge.
-The hotel is on the corner of 6th & C Street SW. The hotel's main entrance is on C Street SW.
From the Northwest (I-70 East, I-270 South, Frederick, MD, George Washington Parkway):
-Follow signs to the Capitol Beltway South (I-495), take I-495 South toward Virginia. Follow I-495 South toward Virginia for approximately 4 miles.
-Exit onto the George Washington Memorial Pkwy, and continue on the Parkway to I-395 North.
-I-395 North will put you on the 14th Street bridge. Move immediately to one of the two left lanes on the bridge (US Route 1 North).
-Follow US-1 North to the second traffic light after the bridge.
-Turn right onto Independence Avenue SW to 6th Street SW.
-Turn right onto 6th Street SW to C Street SW, turn left onto C Street SW.
-The hotel is on the corner of 6th & C Street SW. Hotel's main entrance is on C Street SW.
From the West (I-66 East, Virginia):
-Take I-66 East toward Washington, DC. Cross the Theodore Roosevelt Bridge.
-I-66 East will turn into Constitution Avenue NW. Take Constitution Avenue NW to 7th Street NW.
-Turn right onto 7th Street NW to Independence Avenue SW.
-Turn left onto Independence Avenue SW to 6th Street SW.
From the South (I-95 North, Richmond):
-Take I-95 North to I-395 North Washington, DC. Follow I-395 North to US Route 1 North (left 2 lanes on the bridge over Potomac).
-The hotel is on the corner of 6th & C Street, SW. The hotel's main entrance is on C Street SW.
From the East (I-95 North, Richmond):
-Take Route 50 East (New York Avenue) to I-395 South. Turn left on to I-395 South, go about 1.5 miles to 6th Street SW exit.
Make a hard right turn onto 6th Street SW.
Continue on 6th Street SW to the 3rd light, just past an overhead bridge.
You can ride the DC Metro to the L'Enfant Plaza Metro Station (Red/Orange/Green/Blue Lines) or to the Federal Center Metro Station (Blue/Orange lines). Both stations are about 2 1/2 blocks from the hotel.
From the L'Enfant Plaza Metro Station: Walk down D Street SW, and turn left onto 6th Street SW. Follow 6th Street SW for about 1 1/2 blocks and the hotel will be on the corner of 6th Street SW and C Street SW.
Shipping: You may ship directly to the hotel c/o Holiday Inn Capitol, 550 C Street, SW, Washington, DC 20024. You are responsible for any shipping charges for the hotel or your shipping carrier. FBC is not liable for any damaged or lost items that are shipped.
The event will take place at the Holiday Inn Capitol Hotel. Should you need hotel accommodation reservations, please contact the hotel at the information below. We have not reserved a block of rooms for this event.
Holiday Inn Capitol
550 C Street, SW
Washington, DC 20024
9800 Patuxent Woods Drive Suite H
Columbia, MD 21046
Phone: (301) 206-2940
Fax: (301) 206-2950
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