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

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!

White Asparagus Gala Dinner 2017

08/24/2017 - Thomas Fogarty Winery | 19501 Skyline Blvd, Woodside, CA 94062

GACC Supported | GABA Rising Stars

The German American Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce our support for GABA Rising Stars. GABA Rising Stars is bringing together the... [more]

08/24/2017 - Goethe-Institut San Francisco, ART-Lounge | 530 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94108

50th anniversary of the Goethe–Institut San Francisco

Come and enjoy Poetry Slam artists Julia Engelmann (GER) and Mighty Mike McGee (US), performances from the SFJAZZ High School All-Stars and the... [more]

08/30/2017 - AT&T Park | 24 Willie Mays Plaza, San Francisco

Summer European Networking Mixer

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

08/30/2017 - Los Angeles

GACC Supported | Climate Warrios Fundraising Oscar Tour 1.

Green Me presents the Climate Warrios Fundraising Oscar tour 1. We target to raise funds for the Oscarcomposer Josh Ralph and other... [more]

09/27/2017 - HanaHaus | 456 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301

Captivate Silicon Valley | 13th Edition

The German American Chamber of Commerce (GACC West) in collaboration with the German Accelerator Silicon Valley (GASV), Germany Trade and Invest... [more]

09/27/2017 - World Yacht Pier 81 | Duchess | 81 W. 41st Street New York, NY 10036

EACC Fall Networking Event

Please join the European-American Chambers of Commerce in the United States, Inc. at their Fall Networking Boat Cruise The... [more]

11/09/2017 - The Ritz Carlton, Battery Park | 2 Little West Street, New York, NY 10004

Roast Goose Dinner & Newcomer of the Year Award

The German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. would like to cordially invite you to its annual Roast Goose Dinner 2017 & Newcomer of the Year... [more]

GAT Magazine


 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


Internship USA

Are you looking for new challenges?

Current job openings can be found in our

GACC Talent Network