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||GABA Events in August
GABA Bay Area Stammtisch
Wednesday, August 15th, 2007,
Restaurant , 255 N. First Street at
Social gathering of the GABA community in the
Bay Area. No RSVP needed; free to attend.
Thursday, August 16th 2007,
Luisenstrasse 19, Berlin
Free to attend; for more information and to
RSVP, please contact [email protected].
GABA Hamburg Stammtisch
Friday, August 17th, 2007, 7:00pm -
Club, Dorint Hotel, Alter
Wall 40,20457 Hamburg
Free to attend; for more information and to
RSVP, please contact Holger Ritter
GABA NoCal: European Summer Mixer
Thursday, August 30th, 2007, 5:30 pm - 7:30
Swissnex, 730 Montgomery Street, San
For more information and to RSVP, please visit
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FountainBlue's Life Science
Entrepreneurs' Forum on the topic of
Outsourcing Options for Life Science
Monday, August 20 from 05:30 p.m. - 07:30
DLA Piper, 2000 University, East Palo
Theme and Guest Facilitator: Outsourcing
Options for Life Science Execs facilitated by
Simon Goldbard, Ph.D., Matt Perez, NearSoft
For this month's life science entrepreneurs'
forum, we have gathered corporate execs from
research and development, clinical and
regulatory affairs, and engineering to talk
about their R&D efforts and processes and how
they collaborate with outside vendors to
co-development devices, pharmacological
solutions, and other life science products
To pre-register for the discounted rate of
by noon on Friday, August 17th. On-site
registration is $30.
FountainBlue's When She Speaks Women
in Leadership Series "Corporate Social
Responsibility and the Bottom Line"
Thursday, August 9th from 5:30 p.m. - 07:30
EMC Corporation, 2831 Mission College
Boulevard in Santa Clara, CA.
GABA members may pre-register by noon August
8 for the discounted partner rate of $20 by
by noon on August 8.
For this month's When She Speaks event, we
will bring the 'doing good while doing well'
question to the foreground and speak candidly
about how to ensure that what businesses are
doing for our communities is also good for
their bottom line.
Each panelist brings a different perspective
of how they and their organization are
focused on balancing their obligations to
their people and their communities and their
obligations to their partners, investors, and
other corporate stakeholders.
The German International School of
Silicon Valley (GISSV) will open
EAST BAY Campus in Berkeley on August 27th.
We will start with a Kindergarten class and
we will continue by adding one grade each
year to build out to a full K through 5. As a
satellite campus, the GISSV East Bay campus,
shares the same bilingual and educational
philosophy, curriculum guidelines and
student-to-teacher ratios as the parent
school in Mountain View. As a true
German-English immersion program, the school
targets students from German and non-German
speaking families and any families interested
in a high-quality bilingual education.
After the summer break GISSV will open the
doors for its students again on August 15th.
Did you know that the GISSV not only offers
Pre-school/Kindergarten, Elementary, Middle,
and High School but also Saturday Language
Classes? There are classes for all age and
skill levels, starting with a Preschool Play
Group at age 3 on every Saturday and a
variety of weekday classes for adults.
Moreover, GISSV offers Corporate Language
Classes for companies like Google and NASA.
These classes are typically held on a
weekday, according to special arrangements.
To learn more about our German Language
Classes you are cordially invited to join us
for an Open House Breakfast on August 25th at
GISSV , 310 Easy Street, Mountain
View, 650-254-0748, email:[email protected],
School is looking for an enthusiastic, energetic,
fluent German-speaking Kindergarten
for our German language Kindergarten
(Vorschule) Program. You should like to:
Hours 8:30 AM - 1:55 PM on Mondays and
Fridays. Prior experience in early childhood
development preferred. Please e-mail your
résumé to the School's
Office Manager, fax it to 650-324-9548, or
mail it to
email: Attn: Human
Resources (No phone calls please).
School, 275 Elliott Drive, Menlo
Park, CA, 94025,
- Enjoy working with 5 year old
- Be creative, a self-starter, and willing
to get covered in paint
- Support Kindergarten Teachers in offering
- Be a role model
- Guide children socially and
- Be a team player
||GABA Industry Groups
GABA's industry groups (IG's) provide
resources and networking opportunities specific
Clean Tech IG
California and Germany
stand out as well established clean tech leaders
and attractive target markets. The Industry
Group's aim is to enable the exchange of ideas &
contacts, provide a platform for the discussion
of relevant industry trends and foster
transatlantic business and relationships between
German and US corporations in order to add value
to all participating partners. Visit our webpage for more
Entrepreneurs & Venture Capital
This group is dedicated to the
facilitation of technology, business and
social innovation via entrepreneurial
ventures and the appropriate incubation and
capital funding catalysts. We aim to educate
and bring together members of the business,
finance, legal, academia, technology lab,
not-for-profit and government realms on both
sides of the Atlantic as regards new
venturing opportunities, issues, trends and
developments. Visit our webpage for more
Human Resources IG
objective is to enable companies and individuals
alike to stay abreast of current employment
trends, compensation issues, corporate
governance, legal developments, immigration/visa
trends and "best practices".
For more detailed information, please go to our webpage.
Life Sciences IG
Dedicated to enabling
and fostering alliance networks between German
and US life science companies. IG Life Sciences
features an event series "Learn and Delight" in
California Bay Area to facilitate the networking
in the life science community.
A panel discussion with industry experts
highlights significant life sciences topics and
is accompanied by a Gourmet tasting. Visit our webpage for more
Media & Entertainment IG
and events supporting the Californian and German
media and entertainment industries.To find our
more, please visit our webpage
Semiconductor - IT IG
Germany and the
US are two of the leading manufacturers and
consumers of semiconductors, with exciting
opportunities for business development and
exchange of knowledge, to build on existing
relationships and shape new ones. Visit our webpage for more
facilitating business, trade, and exchange
between Californian and German companies in the
areas of fixed and mobile communication and
digital media, educating members of the business
community on both sides of the Atlantic in
telecom and communication-related topics, and
deepening the understanding among them about the
state and development of the markets in Europe
and the U.S. More information coming soon to our webpage.
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