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 and trade. Through our presentations, networking events, and social gatherings, GABC provides a forum for the exchange of knowledge and ideas, and for business and professional contacts between its members.  Our members represent myriad facets of the international business community including manufacturers, trade specialists, financiers, government officials, scientists, researchers, attorneys, educators and entrepreneurs. GABC is a member of the Global Business Alliance of New England.  Join us!

Upcoming Events

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East Coast German American Industry Forum – Half-Day Conference

This conference offers a perfect platform to connect with potential business partners and peers, gain unique perspectives on current business topics and gather valuable insights into industry trends. It features keynote speeches, panel discussions and in-depth workshops on issues affecting companies doing transatlantic business, with an emphasis on German Mittelstand and U.S. SMEs

Thursday, Oct 27, 2016

Northeastern University
8:30 AM - 1:30 PM

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Young Professionals Group: TED Talks Call for Entries

Are your ideas worth spreading? Ready for the TED talk challenge? We’re listening! The GABC Young Professionals Group is hosting a TED talk event at the German Consulate General in Copley Square and invites a select number of applicants to present their work to the GABC community. Is this you? You have 15 mins to…

Thursday, Nov 10, 2016

German Consulate General
Three Copley Place
Boston, MA 02116
6:00PM - 8:00PM

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GABC Weihnachtsgala: Save the Date & Reserve Your Corporate Table Now

Reserve your Corporate Table now for GABC’s annual Christmas dinner in the magical setting of the Taj Boston ballroom overlooking Boston Public Garden in historic downtown Boston. Remaining Corporate Sponsorships range from $1,500-$3,000. Contact us for details at

Friday, Dec 9, 2016

Taj Boston
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
$150 GABC Members
$175 Non-Members

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GABC goes to the Ballet!

Boston Ballet performance of Artifact, an avant-garde spectacle choreographed by William Forsythe, known to our members as the former director of the Frankfurt Ballet. This incredible evening includes a private VIP reception and pre-performance discussion with one of the dancers, orchestra seats for the performance, and a private back-stage tour limited to the first 50 guests to purchase tickets.

Friday, Mar 3, 2017

Boston Opera House
$95 GABC Members
$125 Non-Members

Information and Registration

Recent Events

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016


Thanks to everyone who joined us at Jacob Wirth’s, Boston’s premier German restaurant & beer hall in the heart of Boston for laughter, conversation, and a dinner of traditional Wurst, Sauerkraut, Brezeln, and Kartoffelpuffer mit gerösteten Äpfel. Jake’s boasts one of the widest selections of German beers in Boston. Sponsored by Allianz Global Investors

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For YPs who ask “How am I perceived? How can I create a brand for myself? What are the skills needed for interviewing in the US?” — we have arranged presentations from representatives of human resource departments and recruiting firms.

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Wednesday, Jun 29, 2016

YoungProfGroup credit MMoesslang2016 (4b)

For GABC members between the ages of 20 and 35 and at the beginning of their careers. This new group provides a network to share your experiences of working, doing research, and studying in the U.S. and Germany with other young professionals, while also exploring new opportunities through our extensive network of seasoned professionals. Kick-off events are...

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Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Food Fest 2016 Photo by M (6)

This popular professional networking event featured fare from Germany (of course!), France, Belgium, Switzerland, and Holland in the gorgeous French Cultural Center, a Back Bay mansion.

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Special Thanks to Our Sponsors







German Accelerator FINAL Main (Large)






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Thanks to Our Corporate Members
Air Berlin Americas, Inc.


Bavarian US Offices for Economic Development

Cooley LLP

CCC Corporate Coaching Company, Inc.

DACHSER Transport of America

Deutsches Altenheim

Draeger Medical Systems, Inc.

ECM U.S. Inc.

Fresenius Medical Care North America

Furnished Quarters

German International School Boston

German Saturday School Boston

Goss Associates

Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds

Highland Lake Inn

Interfreight Corporation

ITG International Transports, Inc.

Jedox, Inc.

Karls Sausage Kitchen & European Market

Kryolan Professional Make-up

Leicht Boston

Meister Consultants Group

Menck Windows

nora systems, Inc.

Rödl Langford de Kock LLP

Storopack, Inc.

Taurus Investment Holdings, LLC

Tulley Automotive

TÜV Rheinland North America Holding, Inc.

Westernacher & Partner Consulting, Inc.

Whole German Breads LLC

Windmoeller & Hoelscher Corporation