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Summary of Past Events

Wednesday, Nov 9, 2016

Grünenthal Innovative Medicines Unit Presentation & Networking Event

On Nov 9, GABC worked with Grünenthal Innovative Medicines Unit (IMU), which is based in Aachen, Germany, to organize an event in Boston in order to introduce the IMU, its areas of interest and approaches to licensing partnerships. Twelve delegates from Gruünenthal arrived in Boston to provide an overview of their strategy, current activities and future…...

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Thursday, Oct 27, 2016

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

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Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016

Oktoberfest!

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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Monday, Sep 12, 2016

Young Professionals Group: How to Present Oneself

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

Young Professionals Group Event: Kick-off Meeting

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

European Food Festival & Networking Evening

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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Thursday, Apr 7, 2016

Health & Life Sciences Leadership Series: “Drug Discovery and Development”

On April 7, 2016, GABC was pleased to be a partner of BABCNE's Health & Life Sciences Leadership Series: "Drug Discovery and Development -- Current Status and Future Prospects", a visionary perspective by George A. Scangos, Ph.D. As Biogen CEO since 2010, Dr. Scangos has boosted investment in novel science and research, while more than doubling revenue, and bringing to market four new therapies.

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Wednesday, Apr 6, 2016

Intellectual Property Protection Strategies: Learn Through Real World Examples

The value and long-term success of your business may well hinge on protecting your innovations and brands through patents, trademarks, and trade secrets. Do you have a plan for securing your innovations through patents? Are your brands protected with enforceable registered trademarks? Are you taking adequate steps to assure your trade secrets are kept secret? Guests at this breakfast presentation learned strategies from top intellectual property attorneys Susan Glovsky and Alexander Adam of Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds, and guest speaker Colin C. Durham, Senior Intellectual property Counsel, Brooks Automation, Inc.

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Thursday, Mar 24, 2016

Celebrate Spring in Furnished Quarters

GABC and Furnished Quarters hosted GABC members and guests at this elegant social networking event with a fine array of delicious fare, Weihenstephaner bier, Augustinerbräu, and prosecco. Held in the penthouse lounge with live music and gorgeous views of the Boston skyline, curious guests joined Furnished Quarters staff for a tour of their stylish apartments, and dropped off their business cards for a chance to win a 2-night stay.

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