Webinars

GACC Midwest webinars provide information on market entry USA and more for German and American companies

Your Dialogue with the Experts

Our webinars offer you first-hand tips and information on relevant topics for German subsidiaries in the US.

Register now and profit from the expertise that our competent team and our experienced members in the US offer. Webinars are hosted on relevant topics for our network, such as market entry USA, intercultural training, law & taxes, recruiting and more.

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Upcoming Webinars

Risk Management - How to Keep a Business Protected - October 22, 2019

This Risk Management webinar is targeted to both German-based companies that are entering the US market as well as those that are well-established.

Our expert speaker Brad Jones, Manager, MidCorp Risk Consulting at our member company Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty will provide a high-level overview on how to keep a business protected, touching on the topics of property, reputation, workers, and more, as well as providing strategies and checklists you can implement in your company today.

The webinar will take place on October 22, 2019 | 9 am - 10 am CST (16:00 Uhr - 17:00 Uhr MEZ).
Event language: English

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Vertrieb und Personalsuche in den USA - November 12, 2019

This event is only available in German. Please switch the language settings to German to access all event information.

The webinar will take place on November 12, 2019 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am CST (16:00 - 17:00 MEZ).
Event language: German

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Past Webinars

Immigration - Securing Employment Visas - September 10, 2019

This immigration webinar was targeted to both German-based companies that are entering the US market as well as those that are well-established.

Our expert speaker Kevin Aiston, Partner at our member company Fragomen, discussed the process of obtaining employment visas when bringing in employees from outside of the US. What challenges might you face, and how can you overcome them? Join us for perspectives from the experts! 

The webinar took place on September 10, 2019 | 9 am - 10 am CST (16:00 Uhr - 17:00 Uhr MEZ).

Event language: English

Recruiting in the US - Understanding Employee Benefits - July 18, 2019

This Employee Benefits webinar targeted both German-based companies that are entering the US market as well as those that are well-established.

Our Recruiting Services team provided a general overview of employee benefits in the US market and discussed best practices in this area that enable companies to attract and retain talented professionals.

Our expert speaker Christiane Bock, Vice President Insurance Services, Employee Benefits from our member company Alliant/Mesirow Insurance Services, and Chuck Lawless, Senior Managing Director at Mesirow Financial, dove deeper into the topic and addressed important regulatory updates as well as strategies for benchmarking your company’s benefit plans against industry standards.

Please find the presentation here.

Successful Market Entry in the US - March 11, 2019

The international business community is facing uncertain times in terms of US trade and investment. Our first webinar of 2019 focused on market entry for German companies in the US with a special focus on legal considerations and the US tax system after the reform.

Experts from our members Barnes and Thornburg LLP and Roedl & Partner shared their expertise in the field and provide valuable details on the dos and don'ts of market entry on March 11, 2019 | 9:30am CST - 10:30am CST (15:30 - 16:30 Uhr MEZ)

Please find the presentation here.

Past webinars included the following topics:

  • Successful Recruiting in the US
  • Intercultural Training for Trade Shows in the US
  • The legal framework of the American recruitment process