APICS is the leading professional association for supply chain and operations management.


APICS members can save up to $400 on APICS 2014—register by July 31!

Join more than 1,800 operations management and supply chain professionals to learn best practices to create more sustainable, resilient, strategic and value-driven supply chains. Expert presenters will guide you through educational sessions on supply chain business analytics, innovation, operational efficiency, professional development and much more.

Gain key insights on emerging trends and explore innovative best practices at the APICS
 2014 general sessions featuring Peter Thum and Mike Walsh.


Peter Thum



Mike Walsh

Peter Thum
Founder | Ethos Water
Cofounder, CEO | Fonderie 47 


Mike Walsh
CEO | Tomorrow
Author, Futuretainment

This is an educational opportunity you won't want to miss! Learn more at apicsconference.org.




Certification updates


Certification verification now available

APICS is pleased to announce that certification verification has launched. Available at apics.org/verification, this online service allows employers and other stakeholders to verify an individual's APICS CPIM, CFPIM, CIRM or CSCP certification status. For questions, visit the certification FAQs page.

Free webinar: Take the APICS CSCP exam with confidence

This free, 45-minute webinar will provide you with tips and techniques for taking the APICS CSCP exam, so you walk into the test center with confidence. Attendance is limited. Register today.


Newest job postings on the apics career center

Bauer Compressors Inc.—Norfolk, VA

Manager of Global Procurement
Taconic—Germantown, NY

Production Planner
First Quality Retail Services—King of Prussia, PA

Forecast Analyst – Demand Planner

Purchasing Manager
Sikorsky—Georgetown, TX

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Career events

APICS Student Career Fair
October 20, 2014 | New Orleans, LA


upcoming events

Online events

APICS CSCP Free Webinar Series: Part 3
Thursday, July 17, 2014 | 1:00–1:45 p.m. (CT)

Control Your Career: Strategic Decisions to Happiness
Thursday, July 24, 2014 | 1:00–2:00 p.m. (CT)

APICS Extra Live: Kaizen for Enhanced S&OP
Thursday, August 7, 2014 | 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. (CT)


APICS 2014
October 19–21, 2014 | New Orleans, Louisiana

Join us at APICS 2014, your one-stop shop for supply chain education and industry advancement. This three-day conference features eight learning paths, 75+ educational sessions, 11+ facility tours and more. 

APICS 2014 Dubai
November 12–13, 2014 | Dubai, United Arab Emirates

The APICS 2014 Dubai conference offers a fresh, global perspective to help address the many supply chain opportunities that exist in today's complex world marketplace.

APICS seminars
Attend a topic-specific seminar on subjects such as S&OP, risk management and sourcing. 

Learn more about APICS conferences.


apics corporate awards of excellence

Call for Entries—due July 25, 2014

Show off your success! Enter the 2014 APICS Corporate Awards of Excellence: Honoring the Best in Supply Chain.

Learn more about the APICS 2014 awards.

Learn more about the APICS 2014 Dubai awards.