Members-Only APICS Extra Live

APICS Extra Live is a member benefit of APICS and provides added insight and information on feature stories from each issue of APICS magazine. Check back frequently to see which APICS magazine authors are speaking in the upcoming events.

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Members Only: APICS Extra Live: The Rise of the Supply Chain Executive

APICS Extra Live: The Rise of the Supply Chain Executive
Presented by:
Brian Meadows
Leader, Americas Advisory Supply Chain and Operations, Ernst & Young

Herb Schul
Partner, Americas Advisory Supply Chain and Operations, Ernst & Young

Date: Thursday, February 7, 2013

Time: 1:00–2:00 p.m. CT

This is a member-only event. To view the event recording, please login to APICS.org with your member account or join APICS today.


Attend APICS Extra Live to gain deeper insight into the January/February article “Exploring Career Possibilities.” The interviewees will share with attendees how to drive productivity gains and control costs by applying supply chain and operations management as key performance drivers.

In this APICS Extra Live, you will learn to

• squeeze additional savings from your operations in order to meet shareholder demands, drive profitability, and reach financial goals
• demonstrate the importance of adopting a holistic view of the factors that affect business performance, both inside and outside the organization
• use operations to guide better, smarter, and faster decision-making across the enterprise and improve the customer experience.

Past APICS Extra Live Events

Members Only: APICS Extra Live: The Rise of the Supply Chain Executive

APICS Extra Live: The Rise of the Supply Chain Executive
Presented by:
Brian Meadows
Leader, Americas Advisory Supply Chain and Operations, Ernst & Young

Herb Schul
Partner, Americas Advisory Supply Chain and Operations, Ernst & Young

Date: Thursday, February 7, 2013

Time: 1:00–2:00 p.m. CT

This is a member-only event. To view the event recording, please login to APICS.org with your member account or join APICS today.


Attend APICS Extra Live to gain deeper insight into the January/February article “Exploring Career Possibilities.” The interviewees will share with attendees how to drive productivity gains and control costs by applying supply chain and operations management as key performance drivers.

In this APICS Extra Live, you will learn to

• squeeze additional savings from your operations in order to meet shareholder demands, drive profitability, and reach financial goals
• demonstrate the importance of adopting a holistic view of the factors that affect business performance, both inside and outside the organization
• use operations to guide better, smarter, and faster decision-making across the enterprise and improve the customer experience.

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