Join us for a full day of design-build topics, trends and networking targeted for the federal sector.

August 7, 2019
Crystal Gateway Marriott
Arlington, Virginia


Inspire your project. Inspire your future.

We know your time is precious, that’s why DBIA is proud to offer a variety of targeted events designed by and for design-builders. The Federal Design-Build Symposium will provide unique educational and networking opportunities for both Owners and industry to power design-build opportunities and create long-lasting impact.

Design-Build in the Federal Sector

Back by popular demand, the Design-Build Institute of America will gather the nation’s leading federal sector design-builders in a one-of-a-kind opportunity for industry and Owners, to learn together and network. The 2019 Design-Build Federal Symposium brings together key players from Federal agencies and the design and construction industry for sessions focused on optimizing project delivery outcomes for federal projects.

The one-day event will be held August 7th at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA.

Owners: $75 Members/$125 Non-Members
Industry: $375 Members/ $675 Non-Members

Join Us

A Full Day of Expertise and Networking

From hospitals to highways and everything in between, there’s an incredible diversity in federal projects and the approaches agencies use to fulfill their singular mandates. That’s why it’s important to bring together the design-build industry and federal Owners for a day of education, brainstorming and networking.


Be a Premier Sponsor

As the nation’s only design-build event targeted to the federal sector, the 2019 Federal Design-Build Symposium offers a unique opportunity to share your story with both federal Owners and industry. The one-day program offers maximum impact with targeted presentation opportunities to this important sector.

As a Federal Symposium Premier Sponsor, you will be among an elite group of presenters!

Sponsorships Contact Us
Make Your Travel Plans Now

Book Your Hotel

DBIA has secured a block of rooms at a discounted rate at Crystal Gateway Marriott, where the symposium will be held. Please make your reservation early to ensure you stay at the event hotel. Discounted rates will be available through Monday, July 22, 2019 or until the block sells out. Please follow the link for more information and reservations.

Or by calling 1-888-236-2427 and mention DBIA Federal Symposium to receive the discounted rate.

Room Rates (USD)

Single/Double: $169 (plus applicable taxes and fees)

Discounted Parking Rate

DBIA has negotiated a reduced parking rate of $19 per day and $22 for Overnight guests for the event attendees.

Book Hotel