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


Celebrate this year's Oktoberfest with us at Democracy Brewing, a cool new brewery reminiscent of a German-style beerhall right in the heart of Downtown Boston! We will have a private room for our GABC version of O'zapft and Wiesn Stimmung, plenty of seating, and of course, we will have dinner with our "Helles" (or your…

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2019

Democracy Brewing
35 Temple Place
Boston, MA 0211
6:30PM to 9:30PM
$45 GABC Members
$60 Non-Members

Information and Registration

GABC’s Annual German American Economic Forum: Healthcare Innovation

This is our ECONOMIC FLAGSHIP event of the year: On Friday, October 18th we are hosting a half-day conference featuring CEO's and Senior Executives from major German Life Sciences companies (Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Bruker, Fresenius Medical Care, Evotec, Grünenthal, MilliporeSigma and Siemens Healthineers) who will be discussing the role of innovation as well as the role…

Friday, Oct 18, 2019

Northeastern University
East Village Conference Center
17th Floor
291 St. Botolph Street
Boston, MA
Friday, October 18th 2019
$55 GABC Members
$80 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

A private residence in
Weston, MA

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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

UMass Club Boston
One Beacon Street

Information and Registration

Recent Events

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2019

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…...

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Tuesday, Sep 3, 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, 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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Special Thanks to Our Sponsors




German Accelerator FINAL Main (Large)






TUV America logo 3D

Thanks to Our Corporate Members

Behnisch Architekten

Cooley LLP

DACHSER Transport of America

Deutsches Altenheim

Draeger Medical Systems, Inc.


Furnished Quarters

German International School Boston

German Saturday School Boston


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



Taurus Investment Holdings, LLC

Tulley BMW

Westernacher & Partner Consulting, Inc.

Windmoeller & Hoelscher Corporation