The Nation’s Only Design-Build Event for the Federal Sector - and Public Agencies Utilizing Federal Funding

August 22–23, 2023
Arlington, VA

Design-Build in the Federal Marketplace

Coming Soon: Registration for the 2023 Federal Design-Build Symposium Will Open in April

Design-build Owners and industry interested in federal sector projects come together each August for the Federal Design-Build Symposium. This event provides a unique opportunity for targeted design-build education, candid conversations and meaningful networking for design-build team members in the federal marketplace.

DBIA’s Federal Design-Build Symposium proudly offers federal teams with the innovative tools, design-build best practices, and federal policy insights needed to build high-performance teams delivering better projects — on-time and on-budget. From understanding the FAR to cutting edge design-build innovations, these sessions are designed to help federal design-build teams deliver on the promise of economic recovery.

Making Connections to Deliver Successful Infrastructure Projects

Now more than ever, Owners nationwide are looking for qualified design-build teams as communities work to launch infrastructure projects. DBIA’s Federal Design-Build Symposium is perfectly timed to bring together industry and Owners to help close the gaps in time and budget facing project managers from coast to coast. DBIA was proud to welcome so many Owners who attended the 2022 federal event.

Architect of the Capitol

Bonneville Power Administration – NSS

Department of Defense

Federal Bureau of Investigation

Federal Highway Administration

General Services Administration

Kansas Department of Transportation

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

National Institute of Building Sciences

National Institute of Standards & Technology

National Park Service

National Renewable Energy Laboratory

National Security Agency

Pueblo Urban Renewal Authority

U.S. Air Force

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

US Fish and Wildlife Service

Virginia Department of Transportation

Washington Metro Area Transit Authority

…and more

Thank You for Joining Us

Design-Build in the Federal Marketplace

Thank you for joining us for the 2022 Federal Design-Build Symposium. It was a great success! DBIA is committed to providing industry, federal agencies and the programs they fund in states nationwide with the innovative tools, design-build best practices and Federal policy insights needed to build high-performance teams.

Did You Miss This Year’s Event?

Even if you missed this year’s event, you can still watch the informative design-build sessions by purchasing Federal Design-Build Symposium recordings in DBIA’s Learning Center.

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Federal Owner Scholarships

Design-build is only as successful as the Owners who implement it. That’s why DBIA is committed to bring Design-Build Done Right® education to federal Owners hoping to harness the value of design-build. Owners can also qualify for DBIA scholarships to defray your costs.

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