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Dedicated to encouraging and cultivating German-American business & trade

The German-American Business Council of Boston, Inc. (GABC) is a non-profit, member-based organization of companies, business people, and other professionals dedicated to encouraging and cultivating German-American business. Through our presentations, networking events, and social gatherings, GABC provides opportunities for the exchange of ideas, and for contact between its members.  Our members include manufacturers, financiers, government officials, scientists, researchers, attorneys, educators, retailers, entrepreneurs, and more.

GABC is a member of the Global Business Alliance of New England.


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Upcoming Events

26th Annual International Business Forum & Networking Evening (GBANE 2019)

As a member of Global Business Alliance of New England (GBANE),  GABC is again a partner in the 26th Annual International Business Forum and Networking Night. Join us for this premier international event of the year (that always sells out) and that attracts companies from New England involved in international business: Under the title “Managing Global Risk…

Tuesday, Feb 26, 2019

Where:
MORGAN, LEWIS & BOCKIUS LLP
One Federal Street
Boston, MA
When:
5:30pm to 9:00PM
Fee:
$45 GABC Members
$60 Non-Members

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Mardi Gras – Fat Tuesday – Fastnachtsdienstag

Call it what you like, it is time to celebrate Karneval, Fasching, Fastnacht! After last year's smashing success of our Rosenmontag festivities (we have photos as proof), we are switching gears a little bit and moving it to Tuesday, where Mardi Gras meets Fastnachtdienstag! Helau and Let the Good Times Roll! Come one, come all to experience this merry "Fifth…

Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019

Where:
The Point
147 Hanover Street
Boston, MA
When:
7pm onwards
Fee:
$15 GABC Members
$15 Non-Members

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Life Sciences Panorama

An International Perspective on the BioPharma Industry from LifeScience and Business Leaders Given Boston's reputable role in scientific research and innovation, as well as its presence as a global biopharma hub, this annual event has become recognized by the life sciences community as an annual catalyst for information exchange among globally minded research and business…

Thursday, Mar 14, 2019

Where:
Ipsen Bioscience Inc
650 East Kendall Street
Cambridge, MA 02142
When:
5PM to 9PM
Fee:
$45 GABC Members
$70 Non-Members

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Crossing the Pond into the New Europe – Keys for Expansion into Germany, Britain and Ireland

Expansion into the UK and Europe – despite the inevitable and unknown consequences due to Brexit – remains an attractive business strategy for U.S. companies, investors and financial institutions. Mature economies, business environments that are compatible with those in the U.S. and last but not least, stable legal systems, make Europe an appealing destination for…

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019

Where:
Mintz
One Financial Center
Boston, MA
When:
5:30PM

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April Stammtisch

Attend our monthly GABC Stammtisch! This informal get-together organized by the GABC Young Professionals group aims to connect professionals new to the Boston/Cambridge area with the local GABC network – and we introduce you to a different bar or restaurant every month. Join us every first Tuesday evening of the month – we announce the…

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2019

Where:
To be announced!
When:

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Kamingespräch: Why not Architecture?

Gropius, Mies, Breuer and Mendelsohn are German giants of mid-Century US Modernism, but one would be hard-pressed to name German architects today who have achieved similar success in the US, despite the fact that the country has one of the most sophisticated design and construction cultures in the world.  Why is it that the world's…

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019

Where:
Private Home
Brookline, MA
When:
7PM to 9PM

Information and Registration

Recent Events

Tuesday, Feb 5, 2019

Come and kickstart our monthly GABC Stammtisch with us! This informal get-together organized by the GABC Young Professionals group aims to connect professionals new to the Boston/Cambridge area with the local GABC network – and we introduce you to a different bar or restaurant every month. Join us every first Tuesday evening of the month –…...

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Wednesday, Jan 30, 2019

"The overall outlook remains optimistic" was the clear takeaway from the #GABO2019 presentation, economic update by J.P. Morgan and lively panel discussion at our first German-American Business Council of Boston, INC edition of the German American Business Outlook presentation, in partnership with the GACC New York. Our panelists provided insightful and informative perspectives from their respective businesses and industries. While the…...

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Monday, Dec 10, 2018

The GABC Young Professionals gathered at a “Meet The Committee” Night – over Glühwein and beef stew (Gulaschsuppe) to celebrate the season on a cold December evening while talking “YP” goals and expectations, mingle and get to know one another: What is uniquely YP and speaks to this group, and how can the steering committee…...

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Friday, Dec 7, 2018

At our sold out event, 140 guests and corporate sponsors joined us for our most elegant and grandest event of the year: our Annual Weihnachtsgala and Auction on Friday, December 7th. We enjoyed fabulous views over Boston Common's sparkling and colorful holiday lights (we didn't overpromise the view in our invitation!) from the 32nd floor…...

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Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018

Photo: German Consulate General Boston GABC members joined us for a sold-out pre-Thanksgiving evening with Consul General Nicole Menzenbach who took on her diplomatic duties a few months ago. Ms. Menzenbach had just returned from a week long conference with fellow consul generals in Washington at the German Embassy and reported from a diplomatic point…...

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Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

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deloitte

Fraunhofer

German Accelerator FINAL Main (Large)

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Thanks to Our Corporate Members

Behnisch Architekten

Cooley LLP

DACHSER Transport of America

Deutsches Altenheim

Draeger Medical Systems, Inc.

Evotec

Furnished Quarters

German International School Boston

German Saturday School Boston

Goodwin

Goss Associates

Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds

Interfreight Corporation

ITG International Transports, Inc.

Jedox, Inc.

Karls Sausage Kitchen & European Market

M Ventures

nora systems, Inc.

Novotechnik U.S., Inc.

Pinsent Masons LLP

SEMIKRON

Taurus Investment Holdings, LLC

Tulley BMW

Westernacher & Partner Consulting, Inc.

Windmoeller & Hoelscher Corporation