Join the GBG program

All startups, entrepreneurs and those interested in Google business technologies are welcome to join the GBG community. Before getting started, read the “About” page to learn more about the program.

GBG organizers lead local communities on a volunteer basis, helping to inspire and empower members to better use technologies for their startups. We look for self-driven candidates with experience in event and/or community management, ability to communicate in English, and time flexibility.

EXISTING chapters keyboard_arrow_down

To become a co-organizer of an existing GBG chapter:

Search the GBG directory to find a chapter near you. Follow the link to the GBG page to find more information about the group and contact the current GBG organizers to express interest.

NEW chapters keyboard_arrow_down

To become an organizer of a new GBG chapter:

Check the GBG Directory to confirm there are no other chapters in your city. If there is one, contact the current organizer and join their team.

Fill out our interest form and we’ll get back to you soon.

GBG Organizers

Support you'll receive from Google

  • Access to a starter pack with information on how to set up and run a successful community

  • Access to the GBG brand and promotional materials

  • Access to educational materials and Google product testing opportunities

  • Networking opportunities with other GBG Organizers in your country and internationally

  • Personal point of contact within Google


  • Organizing at least one GBG event every 3 months to retain the active status

  • Promoting your chapter’s activities and recruiting new members

  • Enabling the community to interact and share, namely on social channels

  • Finding venues to host your meetups

  • Identifying and inviting inspiring speakers relevant to your community interests