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Supply Chain and Operations Management Professionals Attend 2011 APICS International Conference & Expo to Achieve Sustainable Productivity

By | 1 | 1 | November 06, 2011
APICS The Association for Operations Management conducts event designed to help supply chain and operations management professionals and their organizations offers perspectives on risk and change management and trends in productivity and sustainability.


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For Immediate Release  


 Chicago, Ill. (November 7, 2011) – APICS The Association for Operations Management just wrapped up its 2011 Conference & Expo in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. Attendees from 37 countries learned techniques for achieving sustainable productivity and exchanged ideas on risk and change management and covered the latest in leadership and professional development information.


Conference attendees from diverse industries across the globe benefited from more than 100 educational session presenters and 65 exhibiting companies. Conference sponsors Eaton, Glovia International, Oracle, and PwC shared results, applications, and knowledge to help conference attendees achieve their professional goals and improve their employers’ bottom-line productivity through effective global supply chain and operations management. 


“With the APICS International Conference & Expo, we aimed to provide relevant education to help attendees and their employers achieve sustainable productivity and meet customer demand in today’s marketplace,” said APICS chief executive officer Abe Eshkenazi, CSCP, CPA, CAE. “We could not achieve this goal without the help and commitment of our many volunteers, conference presenters, exhibitors, and sponsors.”


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APICS The Association for Operations Management is the global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in supply chain and operations management, including production, inventory, materials management, purchasing, and logistics. Since 1957, individuals and companies have relied on APICS for its superior training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals. For more information, visit www.apics.org. 

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