Scroll down to find information and links About GBAS21 and The People behind it 

The Global Business Anthropology Summit is a week- long event featuring six sessions, each focusing on challenging current sustainability practices through presentations of business cases that highlight the success of doing anthropology with business.

As a short overview, at GBAS21 you can expect to benefit from: 

  • Engaging conversations with business luminaries and leaders about what tomorrow can look like

  • Coming away with new knowledge and insights to engage in business for a sustainable future

  • Ample networking opportunities for making stronger connections in the business and anthropological communities


For a more complete overview of the many benefits of the conference, click here.





Team Berlin consists of the core organizers behind the 2021 Summit. Based in Berlin, the team consists of international advisory members and interns.


Team Berlin is responsible for program review, planning, event management and communication.

Click here to learn more about Team Berlin, on our meet the team page.

The Steering Committee consists of Session contributors as well as people from the Global Business Anthropology Community. We meet regularly to contribute and discuss new knowledge about overarching themes relating to the Summit and to explore and expand applications.


A key feature of the Summit is the sharing of knowledge and experience across the diverse sectors that integrate anthropological perspectives to address critical concerns about how global businesses and organizations understand the world.