APICS Vendor Webcast: Streamlining the S&OP Process, sponsored by Logility
Bryan Ball, Vice President and Principal Analyst, Supply Chain Management, AberdeenGroup
Karin Bursa, Vice President, Logility
December 5, 2012
Time: 11:00 a.m.-noon ET
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APICS Extra Live: Supply Chain Sustainability: Strategic Implications for the Consumer Goods Industry
Marco Ugarte, Ph.D., CPIM, CSCP, CQIA, Research & Business Development Manager, The Sustainability Consortium
December 13, 2012
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. CT
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APICS Extra Live: Defining and Achieving True Supply Chain Agility
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APICS Vendor Webcast: The Right Ingredients for Supply Chain Success [Sponsored by Logility]
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Upcoming APICS conferences
Learn more about APICS conferences.
APICS Asia Supply Chain & Operations 2013
April 4–5, 2013 | Mumbai, India
Best of the Best S&OP Conference Europe
May 16–17, 2013 | London, England
Best of the Best S&OP Conference
June 13–14, 2013 | Chicago, Illinois, USA
2013 APICS International Conference & Expo
September 29–October 1, 2013 | Orlando, Florida, USA
Upcoming APICS seminars and workshops
Learn more about the APICS seminars. Supply Chain Risk Management Seminar Chicago: Identify, Assess, Mitigate, and Manage Risk
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 | 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Supply Chain Risk Management Seminar Orlando: Identify, Assess, Mitigate, and Manage Risk
Friday, September 27, 2013 | 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. ET
Explore APICS folios
Assess supply chain risk, develop your organization’s supply chain strategy and sustainability, and understand how you can successfully implement or grow your organization’s sales and operational planning process with APICS folios.
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Discover the new 2012 APICS Supply Chain Risk and Reward Folio
Optimize your supply chain by minimizing risk while maximizing reward. This APICS folio contains valuable tools to aid informed decision making, including
- Monte Carlo simulation exercises
- Value at Risk (VaR) examples
- a risk-reward scoring chart
- a checklist for identifying, assessing, and mitigating risk
- articles from the award-winning APICS magazine.
Explore the APICS Supply Chain Risk and Reward Folio: Measuring Risk in Your Supply Chain for real-world perspectives on risk management best practices and innovations.
APICS Supply Chain Sustainability Folio: Uncovering the Triple Bottom Line
Supply chain and operations management professionals are increasingly called on to carry the torch of innovation to reduce costs, demands on resources, and waste; while increasing the reuse of existing assets, and enabling lean operations. Employing sustainable practices is critical to meeting these business needs.
APICS Supply Chain Strategy Folio: Make the Most of Supply Chain Strategy
Understand challenges and identify areas where senior management and operations management can work together to maximize the effectiveness of your supply chain strategy. Access this APICS folio to delve into critical supply chain functions and tasks that may not be effectively supporting your supply chain strategy.
APICS Supply Chain Risk Folio: Protect your Business with Risk Management
Mitigate and anticipate supply chain risks at your organization—from rising and falling demand to natural disasters, market uncertainty, and varying levels of trust among supply chain partners. Purchase this APICS folio to identify tools to deal with risk at your organization.
APICS S&OP Folio: How to Be an S&OP Champion
Predicting the future generally is thought impossible; yet, S&OP users seek to do just that by strategically directing businesses to achieve competitive advantage. Purchase this APICS folio to understand how you can enable your organization’s bottom-line effectiveness with S&OP.
Access APICS career development resources
Use APICS career packs to understand your career path and next steps, evaluate candidate qualifications, or establish consistency across your organization's hiring.
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- Individuals seeking to advance in one of the career pack job title areas can evaluate their knowledge and skills, plan their next steps, and identify areas for improvement and growth.
- Hiring managers seeking qualified candidates can identify specific knowledge, skills, and experience required when evaluating prospective employees and building job descriptions.
- Organizations interested in developing their workforce can create consistency and establish required competencies for individuals in each of the career pack job title areas.
APICS career packs:
For each job title, APICS career packs compile essential information to help you understand the job role, including
- career path information
- core competencies required of qualified candidates
- job descriptions and keywords
- how to use job titles and descriptions.
Download the APICS members-only report 2011 S&OP Practices and Challenges and purchase the APICS Folio: How to Be an S&OP Champion
Predicting the future generally is thought impossible; yet, S&OP users seek to do just that by strategically directing businesses to achieve competitive advantage, and—more and more—are expected to do so to enable their employers' bottom line profitability.
Supply chain professionals: Take the APICS CSCP Learning System Free Demo today
By earning the APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) designation, you will demonstrate significant commitment to your profession and your career, distinguish yourself as an industry expert, and excel with your newly acquired specialized knowledge.
APICS CPIM exam study options
APICS offers a variety of study options to help candidates prepare for the APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) exams and enables them to choose the option that matches their preferred learning method.
For students who learn best in a classroom-based environment, there are instructor-led courses.
Online certification review courses
Online courses are ideal for professionals who enjoy taking a structured class, but need more flexibility.
Other APICS self-study options
APICS offers a wide variety of tools for candidates interested in studying on their own, including the
- APICS CPIM Exam Content Manual
- APICS CPIM practice questions
- APICS CPIM study notes.