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

Fireside Chat | Kamingespräch: Music & Management

  Analogies of Leadership & Teams in Music & Management Dr. Stephanie Oestreich, a biotech executive and a semi-professional violinist who also performs with the Boston Philarmonic Orchestra, together with three classical musicians will demonstrate analogies between superior musical performances and successes in business. What has conducting in common with leadership of teams? Numerous practical examples…

Thursday, Apr 30, 2020

Private Home
near Newton Center
7:00 PM
$30 GABC Members

Information and Registration

Recent Events

Thursday, Mar 12, 2020

PLEASE NOTE: Given the elevated risk of coronavirus infections in Massachusetts, the Annual Life Sciences Panorama: Deconstructing Healthcare, originally scheduled for Thursday, March 12th, will be postponed. We appreciate your patience as we monitor the local health situation in collaboration with the host IPSEN in order to identify an appropriate later date. We will post…...

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Tuesday, Mar 3, 2020

POSTPONED -- NEW DATE WILL BE ANNOUNCED.    Guided Architectural Tour of the Goethe-Institut: An exclusive GABC member event Be one of the first to see the recently renovated Goethe-Institut in its new beautiful splendor: Our friends at the Institute are opening their doors to the GABC to an exclusive guided architectural tour of the…...

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Thursday, Feb 27, 2020

This event is part of the GABC Young Professionals’ Career Building Series and hosted at Kaplan International at Harvard Square. Come learn about what it takes to successfully network, what tactics you can deploy and practice a few opening lines. Are you a scientist who would like to make the jump into the business world? Are you…...

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Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020

Rapid technological developments including artificial intelligence and related technologies, and their deployment in various applications and tools, present opportunities and challenges for the workplace. Join us to hear a panel with deep experience in data science, employment law, data analytics, recruiting, marketing, learning & development, and leadership to discuss the evolving landscape and some of…...

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Friday, Feb 21, 2020

We had so much fun at Fasching last time, we are back this year on a Friday night, February 21st to celebrate this merry "Fifth Season" (as it is referred to in Germany’s Karneval capitals of Köln, Düsseldorf and Mainz)!! Our Young Professionals invite everyone to join them at The Point in a private room to celebrate, sing,…...

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Special Thanks to Our Sponsors




German Accelerator FINAL Main (Large)




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Thanks to Our Corporate Members

Behnisch Architekten

Cooley LLP


Deutsches Altenheim

Draeger Medical Systems, Inc.


Functional Coatings LLC,  a wholly owned tesa® company

Furnished Quarters

German International School Boston

German Saturday School Boston


Goss Associates

Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds

Herb Chambers

Interfreight Corporation

ITG International Transports, Inc.

Kaplan International

Karls Sausage Kitchen & European Market

MorphoSys US Inc.

nora systems, Inc.

PampaninFoster, LLC

Pinsent Masons LLP



Taurus Investment Holdings, LLC

Tulley BMW

Westernacher & Partner Consulting, Inc.