The Government Business Executive Forum (GBEF) is a premier network of top government and technology professionals in business and government.

Anchored in the United States, global in its reach, the GBEF builds an integrated program designed to bring influencers of government and technology together.

Exclusive GBEF Member Benefits

Global Networking

Anchored in federal tech sector, but bolstered by state and local
participation, U.S. partner nations, critical infrastructure companies,
technology innovators and select subject matter experts.

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VIP Access to CES Government

held in partnership with CES

  • Invitation to Attend
  • Early access to CES Government sponsorships
  • Early access to CES Government Registrations
  • Member only GBEF Receptions and Dinners
  • Member only access to special events

Govini Market Analyses

  • Member only access to Govini market analyses
  • Recently Published at CES Government 2019 :

The Evolution of Artificial Intelligence Across
the Federal Ecosystem

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Exclusive Events

  • Members only access to GBEF quarterly events
  • VIP passes to CTA Partner Events
  • Invitation to the CES Government Launch Reception
  • Members only access to GBEF Dinners and Receptions held at CES Government and across the world

Direct Connections

  • Executive level peer networking
  • One on One meetings
  • Personal and Professional Development
connections

Premier Events

FEBRUARY 21


Leaders in Technology Program
Deputy Assistant to President Trump and Deputy Director of the  Domestic Policy Council, Lance Leggitt

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Deputy Assistant to the President for Domestic Policy and
Deputy Director of the President’s Domestic Policy Council (DPC)

MARCH 28


Quarterly Program Innovation in Acquisition

Featuring James F. Geurts
Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research
Development & Acquisition

Harrison Smith
Chief Procurement Officer (Acting)
IRS, U.S. Department of the Treasury.

CES Government

Partnered with CES and
Consumer Technology Association (CTA)

  • GBEF presents CES Government in partnership with the world’s largest technology trade show, CES.
  • CES Government brings together top mission leaders from US American government and select partner nations from around the world.
  • CES Government is widely regarded as the davos of the government technology sector.

Membership

With GBEF membership, you become part of a powerful community of high ranking executives who influence government and technology across the globe.

Who participates in GBEF?

Government

Leaders from all levels of government - federal, state, local and U.S. partner nations

International

U.S. partner nation officials enrich the GBEF agenda and contribute to the organization’s flagship event: CES Government

Industry

Executives who imagine, innovate, design and implement technology solutions that improve government operations

Influencers

Thought leaders who bring insights, market analysis, and future forward thinking to our members.

Executive Membership

Executive Membership

SOLD OUT for 2019

 

 

Associate Membership

Associate Membership

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Leadership Team
and CES Government Co-Chairs

The Government Business Executive Business Forum draws membership from all over the world to work
together to improve and grow the government and technology sector.

Don Upson

Donald Upson

Founder and Co-Chair,
Government Business Executive Forum
Co-Chair, CES Government 2020

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Chrissie Coon

Co-Chair CES Government 2020

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Charlie Armstrong

Co-Chair GBEF 2019

Mary Shae Sutherland

Events Director