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Welcome to the Global Business Alliance
of New England, Inc.!


This is a collaborative site of over 25 business associations and organizations involved in international trade in New England. For details of the participating associations, please click “Member“ tab above. Throughout the year, numerous collaborative events are held among the various members' associations. Please contact the associations directly for details.

"Global Business Alliance of New England Promotes Trade Through Collaboration"

ThinkGlobal, a source of news and information for importers, exporters and service providers involved in international trade, is featuring GBANE as their Massachusetts cover story. Visit http://www.thinkglobal.net/Newsletters/2004_Q3/MA/index.html for more information.

23nd International Business Forum and Networking Evening, February 28, 2017*

*Snow date March 1st. Please check this website for confirmation of date on February 27, 2017.

Join us for the premier international event
of the year!

This event attracts New England companies involved in international business. The evening features a global trade and economic outlook forum and a resource center with many international trade associations and government agencies presenting informative exhibits. Meet corporate executives and other professionals interested in world trade—while learning about the vast resources  available to help your company's international business!

22nd International Business Forum and Networking Night Program Guide

February 17, 2016 at Morgan Lewis, One Federal St., Boston

5:30 p.m. Registration 

6:00p.m. Remarks from Nam Pham,
Massachusetts Assistant Secretary for Business Development

6:00-7:30 p.m. Program
Global Trade & Economic Outlook:
Implications for International Business in the Year Ahead

7:30 p.m. Networking Reception with international associations &
government agencies involved in international trade exhibits

Michael Goodman,
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Public Policy
at UMASS Dartmouth

Who will give the local economic update to be followed by
"Open for business: round the world in 3 minutes!"
Hear Diplomats from around the world, pitch to Boston's businesses
why you should do business in their country - and how they can help you.

With special guests:
Consuls General of New England
Brazil - Glivania Maria de Oliveira, Consul General
Canada - David Alward, Consul General
France - Valery Freland, Consul General
Germany - Helmut Landes, Deputy Consul General
Israel - Yehuda Yaakov, Consul General   
Japan - Tsutomu Himeno, Consul General
Mexico - Daniel Hernandez Joseph, Consul General
Switzerland - Felix Moesner, Consul, CEO
South Korea - Song-jun Ohm, Consul General
UK - Susie Kitchens, Consul General


Interested in marketing your company at this unique, sold out event? This forum presents a great opportunity to showcase your business. A limited number of tables are available at $600.  Please contact Urszula at business@babcne.org  617 720 3622

Register Now

Opportunities for Sponsors/Exhibitors
Click here for details.

21st Annual business forum was held on February 4, 2015, in the offices of Morgan Lewis, with a sold out crowd of over 200.

In the meanwhile, we encourage you to visit the websites of the participating associations of the Alliance and attend their events.

A limited number of exhibit tables are available at this annual event. Please view the sponsor form for details and send asap to business@babcne.org.

Opportunities for Sponsors/Exhibitors
Click here for details.


2015 Invite
2015 Exhibitors
2015 Agenda


2014 Invite
2014 Exhibitors
2014 Agenda


Over 200 executives attended the last informative event and networked.


The views presented in the forums and presentations are the sole views of the speakers and may not reflect the opinions of the GBANE or its member associations. All information was furnished from sources deemed reliable, but no warranty or representation is made as to the accuracy thereof and same is submitted subject to errors and omissions.

Calendar of Events

Please visit the calendar section for details of collaborative and individual member events. Guests are welcome.

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