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APICS offers its members free or discounted access to a selection of recorded APICS Webinars. These sessions enable you to connect with industry experts for specialized topic-focused education. Each 60-minute event features an educational discussion, case studies, and a Q&A session.

APICS Webinars On Demand cover operations management subjects such as accounting, e-business, forecasting, inventory, lean, management, six sigma, supply chain, theory of constraints (TOC), available to APICS members free of charge or at a discount. Begin exploring one of your APICS member benefits today!

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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.