German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc., Office for the Western United States

Welcome to GACC West

The German American Chamber of Commerce is the official West Coast representation of German companies, being part of a nation-wide network including 2,500 member firms and 7 offices throughout the U.S.

Membership

Become a member and profit from our transatlantic network of over 15,000 contacts!   More

J-1 Visa Service

The GACC is an official DOS sanctioned organization authorized to issue the required certificates and can assist you with applying for a J-1 Visa for your interns. 

Events

We organize a broad variety of networking events, connecting transatlantic businesses on the West Coast.  More

White Asparagus Gala Dinner & Wine Tasting

Register for this exclusive gala dinner & wine tasting featuring freshly imported white asparagus from Germany! More

Membership

GACC Membership Business Opportunities

Become a member and profit from our transatlantic network!


The GACC West and New York have an extensive membership network of over 750 German and American member companies from different industries and sizes in more than 24 states on the East and West Coast.

Be a part of our transatlantic network, consisting of over 15,000 contacts within the German-American business community.

Become a member!

German American New Year's Kick-Off 2017

04/13/2017 - Global Online Competition

GACC Supported | FAU Open Research Challenge

For the second time, Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) is asking interested international researchers and their teams to... [more]

05/03/2017 - Cooley LLP | 3175 Hanover Street, Palo Alto

European Networking Evening

  The British-American Business Council (BABC), German American Business Association (GABA), French American Chamber of... [more]

05/10/2017 - Quadrus Conference Center | 2400 Sand Hill Road Menlo Park, CA 94025

GACC Supported | m[A.I.]_fest

Invest in Bavaria - San Francisco cordially invites you to the m[A.I.]_fest, an artificial intelligence (A.I.) & machine... [more]

05/12/2017 - Bluxome Street Winery | 53 Bluxome St, San Francisco

White Asparagus Gala Dinner & Wine Tasting

The gacc west cordially invites you to the  this exclusive event showcases a german delicacy, white asparagus, harvested at... [more]

05/13/2017 - Peacock Gap Golf Club | 333 Biscayne Drive San Rafael, CA 94901

Hole in One - GACC & Friends Golf Tournament

We cordially invite members and friends of the GACC to join us for our inaugural golf tournament at Peacock Gap Golf Club, rated "Best of the... [more]

05/02/2017 - A.T. Kearney | 7 Times Square | New York, NY 10021

Breakfast Workshop: How will changing trade policies impact your business?

Join media and marketing strategist Johan Gott of A.T. Kearney for a riveting discussion on five plausible scenarios for the future of global trade.... [more]

05/04/2017 - tbd

YPN Workshop - Ask, don’t tell - the difference between motivation and manipulation

Whose ideas do people like best? How can we help our team members to find motivation for every day tasks? Do we need to motivate our boss? Through... [more]

05/05/2017 - Deutsche Bank AG NY Branch | 60 Wall Street | New York, NY 10005

GACC Annual Meeting 2017

The German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. would like to cordially invite you to its  Annual Meeting 2017     Dear... [more]

05/08/2017 - Baruch College - 55 Lexington Avenue (24th St. and Lexington Ave.), 14th Floor, Room 14-220, New York, NY

The 12th Annual International Trade Awards Breakfast & Expo

World Trade Week NYC 17 [more]

05/10/2017 - Wuersch & Gering LLP | 100 Wall St | New York, NY 10005

Workshop - The Art of Active Listening

  The German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc.would like to cordially invite you to our Workshop on The Art of Active... [more]

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 1st quarter 2017

U.S. Market Entry


USA market entry

Planning to hire German interns?   

In order to do an internship in the United States, a J-1 Exchange Visitor Visa is required.

The GACC is an official DOS sanctioned organization authorized to issue the required certificates and can assist you with applying for a J-1 Visa for your interns.

Application for J-1 visa


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