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Upcoming Industry Events


Capabilities Conversations
June/July 2022

OBO’s Capabilities Conversations allow prospective firms to learn more about the OBO’s priorities, upcoming work, and opportunities for future collaboration. They also allow firms to share their own experience, product, or capabilities. To join the conversation, please sign up here.



October 4-6

OBO representatives will be attending and presenting at this year’s EXPO REAL Conference in Munich. Learn more about the conference and register to attend here. Be sure to visit our booth A2.231!

A Global Real Estate Portfolio – Opportunities & Challenges in Embassy Development
(Hall B2, Conference room B21; Tuesday, Oct 4; 13:00 – 14:30 CEST)

  • U.S. Department of State real estate experts explain complexities of planning, developing, and operating state of the art facilities. Explore partnering opportunities in projects that frame Economic, Social and Governance principles of responsible real estate development.

Global Real Estate Portfolio – Opportunities in Housing Development
(Hall A2, Conference room A22; Wednesday, Oct 5; 15:00 – 16:30 CEST)

  • U.S. Department of State real estate experts explain complexities of developing, leasing, and purchasing housing on a global scale. Explore partnering opportunities in projects that provide safe, secure, and resilient housing in 290 locations and over 190 countries.


Association for Preservation Technology International Conference
November 7-12

OBO Director of the Office of Cultural Heritage Tobin Tracey and OBO Conservator and Curator Valeria Brunori will be presenting at the 2022 Association for Preservation Technology International Conference. Their presentation La Dolce Vita and the US Embassy in Rome looks at how the nineteenth-century Palazzo Margherita was turned into the U.S. Embassy while preserving the Villa Ludovisi wing’s vaulted wall paintings from the end of the 19th Century and three wonderful marble bas reliefs from the 2ndand 3rd century AD. Learn more here.


2022 A/E Industry Roadshow

OBO’s Director of Architecture Curtis Clay will be visiting cities across the country to spread the word about the upcoming release of OBO’s A/E Design Services RFP and share information regarding the submission requirements so firms may prepare to submit proposals once the solicitation is released at the end of 2022. 


Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Small Business Conference
November 7-12

OBO Managing Director for Program, Development, Coordination and Support Rick Sullivan and OBO Engineer/Architect Brent Derrick will present with Jillian Savage at this year’s SAME Small Business Conference. The conference provides an opportunity for small business representatives to to connect with a community of leading experts, decision-makers, solution providers, business partners, and federal contracting officers. Learn more and register to attend here.


Upcoming Recruitment Events

For the most up-to-date Recruiting Tour Dates, please click on the below for a full page listing.

OBO Recruiting Tour Winter 2022 [339 KB]


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