GABA NorCal builds programs on the strengths of both Germany and Silicon Valley. Event and program participants will increase their insight, knowledge and capabilities, connect with thought leaders, peers and experts, and create partnerships and synergies with each other.
We curate current, relevant and cutting edge events and programs within the following focus topics:
Smart Infrastructure and Mobility
California and Germany are global leaders in the development and application of new technology and practices that reduce negative environmental impacts while improving performance. State-of-the-art engineering combined with pioneering public policy create a flywheel of innovation by continually raising our standards and creating the technology to achieve them.
Automotive, Transportation & Logistics, Autonomous Driving, Smart Cities, Renewable Energy & Storage, Building Technologies, Cleantech, …
Life Sciences and Digital Health
Germany and California are both global leaders in life sciences and digital health, the growth of which has accelerated during the pandemic. These disciplines focus on solving world hunger, fighting diseases, supporting an aging society, and improving mental health and the general well-being of societies. Building a healthy future together is critical.
Digital Health, Telemedicine, Biotech, Pharma, Healthcare, Medical Devices, Food from the Lab, AgTech, Bioelectronics, Pandemic Research, …
Forums and Circles
In GABA’s peer groups, participants strengthen their networks, mentor and support each other, collaborate, and pay it forward. Some groups are exclusive or invitation only. GABA NorCal currently offers the following Forums and Circles:
- Executive Circle
- Women in Business
- Innovation Forum
- VC & Entrepreneurship
GABA Expert Leaders
GABA’s experts and leaders bring all of the core topics and interest groups to life with highly curated events and programming. Are you passionate in an area that fits in GABA’s programs? If you are interested in developing content for GABA events and programs, please contact us.