Date & Venue

Tuesday, March 13, 2018


Program & Lunch:
12:00pm - 1:30pm

Maggiano's Little Italy
1901 Woodfield Rd
Schaumburg, IL 60173

Presented by

Interested in speaking or sponsoring?

Please contact:

Kirsten Schmandt
(312) 494-2176

Business Luncheon Series

From the heart of the German capital, Dr. Stefan Mair, Member of the Executive Board, BDI, will present an insight into the status quo and the future of German-American industry relations at our next Business Luncheon on March 13,2018.

Behind the BDI stands a powerful network more than 100,000 large, medium-sized and small firms from all branches of processing industry. It is this network that creates the competitiveness and innovative capacity that secures the outstanding position of Germany as an industrial nation on a global scale.

Join Dr. Mair and discuss how the US and Germany can work together to improve competitiveness and cooperation.

Topic: Germany, the EU and the United States - Building Bridges in Uncertain Times

We are looking forward to welcoming you to the next Business Luncheon!


Cost: $50 for members, $65 for non-members

Please note that all sales are final.

By attending this event, you agree to allow photos and/or video of you to be taken and used in GACC Midwest’s marketing collateral, including but not limited to our website and other digital channels.


Kirsten Schmandt
Manager, Events & Membership
Tel.: +1 (312) 494-2176
Email: schmandt(at)

What Participants Say:

 "It was a very enjoyable and informative event."

- Max Lewis, Import Logistics, Inc.

"Great event. Location is easy to get to and the speaker was great. Especially the time is perfect."

-Susanne Lemaine, Vetter Development Services USA, Inc.

"Loved having it in the NW Suburbs!! It was very convenient and good location."

- Kathleen M. Gaber, Masuda, Funai, Eifert & Mitchell, Ltd.

"I think this one was a great success. Interesting topic, not too long, interesting companies participate."

- Sabine Milla, EgeTrans USA, Inc.