Australia- UK Chamber of Commerce Leaders in Conversation Event with Ita Buttrose, Online, 22nd of July 2020

German Australian Business Council Members are invited to attend the Leaders in Conversation Online event featuring Ita Buttrose AC OBE on the 22nd of July. This event is being held by the Australia- United Kingdom Chamber of Commerce, a member of the ABIE Network.

To register, please click  HERE

bayme vbm Business Excellence Day 2020, Online Event, 22nd of July

GABC members and friends are invited to join the bayme vbm Business Excellence Day Online event on the 22nd of July, 2020. This event focuses on the integration of artificial intelligence into industry and will feature a variety of exciting speakers.

The event is in German.

For more information and registration, click HERE

Austrade offers webinar series on digital advanced manufacturing, July 2020

Austrade is offering a series of webinars on digital advanced manufacturing throughout the month of July in lieu of their delegation to the Hannover Messe 2020.


For more information on the events and registration, please go to 

RMIT Europe Webinar: The Future of Work in the Digital Economy, 25th of June 2020

RMIT Europe is offering a webinar on The Future of Work in the Digital Economy: Developing Skills for Industry 4.0 on the 25th of June 2020. For more information and bookings please follow the link below:

AHK Webinar- Australian Business Contracts: AGBs and Australian Consumer Law- 23rd of June 2020

The AHK is holding a webinar on the 23rd of June, 2020 to provide information on Australian business contracts

The webinar will be held in German at 9am Berlin time.


For more information and a link to register, please click on the following pdf link

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ABIE Groups offer Online Events to GABC Members

The Australian Business in Europe Network is offering a number of online events in the coming weeks which are open to Business Council Members.

27 May
Finland Australia Business Council 

Responses to COVID-19: Impacts and Outlook for Business
Registration link

4 June
Australian-UK Chamber of Commerce
The Future of Capital Raising & Venture Investment

Registration link

11 June
Australian-UK Chamber of Commerce
COVID 19 and Digital Transformation
– Are You Ready for the New Normal?
Registration link

25 June
French-Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry

COVID-19 Economic response: Europe vs. Australia

Registration link

Members wishing to attend should register directly by following the relevant link and state in their registration that they are a German Australian Business Council Member.

DFAT publishes update on Australia-EU FTA Negotiations, Round 7

The Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has recently released a report on the seventh round of negotiations for the Australia-EU FTA.

To view a copy of the report, visit

Business Events Australia develops recovery plans for Australian business

Business Events Australia (BEA) is working on recovery plans to optimise Australia’s positioning now and once events and travel resume, to drive more business for Australian industry. For more information, please use the link HERE

Austrade provides students with access to learning resources from Australian education providers

The Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) has partnered with social learning platform, to provide free online courses and help students stay ahead of the learning curve. Many students have been impacted by travel restrictions globally. Providing access to high-quality online learning resources from leading Australian education providers is a simple way to continue to support international students’ in their education and learning goals during this challenging time.

The ‘Study with Australia’ campaign will be available until 30 June, allowing students to study with top Australian universities and learn new skills. Students will get full access to a variety of courses across business, digital technologies, STEM, healthcare and teaching courses, to name a few, and the chance to earn a digital certificate for free.

ICC – WHO Global Survey of Business for WHO in the Fight Against COVID-19

Following the ABIE & GABC joint webinar with guest speaker John W. H. Denton AO, ICC Secretary General, on the ICC’S Global Engagement to Mobilise Business in the Fight Against Covid-19  (Event Review here) which was held on the 21st April 2020, the ICC has invited all ABIE members to complete the ICC – WHO Global Survey of Business for WHO in the Fight Against COVID-19.

The aim of this survey is to gather more information on how businesses are responding to the pandemic and to help identify solutions to prevent its spread. The responses to the survey will be used to provide updated information to businesses and to develop solutions that will help companies deal with the consequences of the pandemic.

The survey can be accessed at: