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

10/18/2017 - Sacramento Convention Center

GACC Supported | The California ISO Stakeholder Symposium

The California ISO is pleased to present its Stakeholder Symposium, the largest gathering of energy industry professionals in the West. This year’s... [more]

10/19/2017 - California Department of Public Health, 1500 Capitol Avenue (15th), Sacramento, CA 92101 95814

GACC Supported | California-Germany Bilateral Energy Storage North America Conference 2017

First-of-Its-Kind Event The 2017 California-Germany Bilateral Energy Conference will bring industry experts, think tanks, and policy makers from... [more]

11/06/2017 - Southern California

Innovation Seminars on Energy Efficiency in Buildings

The German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. Office for the Western United States is hosting Innovation Seminars at leading Universities in... [more]

11/07/2017 - German Mission | 871 United Nations Plaza New York, NY 10017

Event and Concert Promotion: German American Business Opportunities

Tuesday, November 7th, 20178:30 am – 4:30 pm The Entertainment Industry is without a doubt one of the fastest changing markets within the last few... [more]

12/12/2017 - Hilton San Francisco Union Square | 333 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

GACC Supported | US Energy Storage Summit

  Now in its third year, the U.S. Energy Storage Summit will bring together utilities, financiers, regulators, technology innovators, and ... [more]

10/19/2017 - tbd

YPN Workshop - How to build your personal brand

The German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. together with would like to cordially invite our Young Professionals to an exclusive event:How to... [more]

10/25/2017 - Gibbons P.C. One Pennsylvania Plaza, 37th Floor, New York, NY 10119

Women in Business Workshop - Leadership Through Storytelling

Please click for more information here. [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