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 Maneuver Warfighter Conference

February 15-17, 2022
MCoE HQ, McGinnis-Wickam Hall

Show your Army-relevant products, vehicles, hardware, weapons systems, soldier-support items, innovations, training, methodologies and mission support to Fort Benning's best. At the 3-day-long Maneuver Warfighter Conference, you'll find your best chance to showcase the latest technology, products and services geared toward the U.S. Army and the Maneuver Center of Excellence's mission areas.

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NLIT Summit 2022 Small Byte Series

February 24, 2022
Virtual Event Series

The NLIT Summit "Small Byte" series is back! There will be three events in 2022 leading up to the in-person October NLIT Summit. This is a unique opportunity to stay connected with the Department of Energy National Labs IT personnel.

The February event will focus on Zero Day Vulnerabilities, but other IT services and solutions that would be relevant to this audience are also welcome.

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African Land Forces Summit (ALFS22

March 24, 2022
Columbus, GA

Don't miss this rare opportunity to meet the military leadership of 42 foreign countries at the African Land Forces Summit (ALFS)! This weeklong event hosts leaders from around the world for training and partnership building with U.S. Army leaders. The last several years ALFS has taken place in Africa, hosted by different allied nations across the continent. This year, the event will be held in the U.S.

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Government Procurement Conference

June 16, 2022
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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"The Las Vegas event was exceptional. We are already handling 8 service-disabled veteran-owned set-a-sides. Thank you for the part that you played in a truly exceptional event. We will be there next year."

-Ken Shoemaker, The Stay Safe Store