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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

September YP 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, Sep 3, 2019

Where:
Longfellow Bar (upper level)
40 Brattle Street #3
Cambridge, MA 02138
When:

Information and Registration


Breakfast Series: Overview and Outlook of Supply Chain Finance (Siemens)

How does Siemens improve supplier relationships and support its current and future suppliers? Speaker: Doug Schoch, Vice President, Siemens Financial Services, Inc.   Supply Chain Finance (SCF) is an important part of Siemens’ initiative to improve working capital and manage supply chain risk. Doug Schoch is responsible for the implementation and growth of the Siemens Supply…

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2019

Where:
In Person presentation:
Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds
155 Seaport Blvd., Boston, MA 02210

Via Video Conference:
Hamilton Brook Smith Reynold’s Concord Office:
530 Virginia Rd, Concord, MA 01742
When:
8:00AM to 10:00AM
Fee:
$20 GABC Members
$30 Non-Members

Information and Registration


Oktoberfest!

Celebrate this year's Oktoberfest with us at Democracy Brewery, a cool new brewery reminiscent of a German-style beerhall right in the heart of Downtown Boston. We have our own private room, Democracy Brewing's beer will be flowing and we will have German-style food to accompany our festivities! Stay tuned for details on the menu and…

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2019

Where:
Democracy Brewing
53 Temple Place
Boston, MA 0211
When:
6:30PM to 8:30PM
Fee:
$45 GABC Members
$60 Non-Members

Information and Registration


GABC’s Annual German American Economic Forum: Healthcare Innovation

Agenda Registration: 8:00 AM to 9:00AM 9:00AM               Opening Welcome address:           James C. Bean, Provost Northeastern University Introduction:                     Bodo Liesenfeld, President GABC Opening remarks:            Karl-Matthias Klause, Head of Economic Dept, German Embassy Key note:                           Jan Hartmann, Conference Chair | VP Medical Affairs, Haemonetics   9:30-10:30AM    1st panel --- The “business” of R&D…

Friday, Oct 18, 2019

Where:
Northeastern University
East Village Conference Center
17th Floor
291 St. Botolph Street
Boston, MA
When:
Friday, October 18th 2019
Fee:
$45 GABC Members
$70 Non-Members

Information and Registration


Fireside Chat | Kamingespräch: Urban Development

Our Fall/Winter edition of the members-only Kamingespräch | Fireside Chat will feature Rick Dimino, President and CEO of A Better City.  The event will take place at a private residence in Weston, MA. More information to follow!   This is a members-only event.

Thursday, Nov 7, 2019

Where:
A private residence in
Weston, MA
When:

Information and Registration


Weihnachtsgala!

We are looking forward to our social event of the year and an elegant evening as we are returning to the UMass Club in Boston with stunning views over the Boston Common. More information to follow!

Saturday, Dec 14, 2019

Where:
UMass Club Boston
One Beacon Street
When:

Information and Registration

Recent Events

Wednesday, Aug 7, 2019

It's summer and who doesn't enjoy some time on the water after work? Now imagine a boat cruise on a private state-of-the-art motor yacht in the Boston Harbor on a beautiful August night while watching the sunset, comfortably enjoying a cool drink and some delicious treats all the while chatting with your fellow GABC Young…...

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Tuesday, Aug 6, 2019

We are taking a break from our Stammtisch in August, as we will be relaxing on a special YP Cruise on Wednesday evening! We will meet again for Stammtisch in September. 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…...

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Friday, Jul 12, 2019

We are asking professionals about their career and life path: How did they get to where they are right now; how much planning and deciding about their career path did they do; were there road blocks on their career Autobahn, or is / was there no speed limit? What’s the real life story behind their careers…...

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Tuesday, Jul 2, 2019

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…...

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Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019

Join us for a European-American Summer Networking Event, hosted by Ernst & Young LLP in the John Hancock Tower in Copley Square. Enjoy one of the best views in Boston while meeting your international business peers for an evening of networking, conversation and celebrating the beginning of the summer!   Tickets: GABC members: $25 Non-members:…...

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Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

bruker

consulate-general

deloitte

German Accelerator FINAL Main (Large)

gtc

konditor-meister

 

 

 

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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

Herb Chambers

Interfreight Corporation

ITG International Transports, Inc.

Karls Sausage Kitchen & European Market

MorphoSys US Inc.

nora systems, Inc.

Pinsent Masons LLP

SCHLENK

SEMIKRON

Taurus Investment Holdings, LLC

Tulley BMW

Westernacher & Partner Consulting, Inc.

Windmoeller & Hoelscher Corporation