Academic program

The APICS 2013 Academic Program will take place throughout APICS 2013, September 29-October 1, 2013, in Orlando, Florida, USA. This event enables academics and practitioners to work together to further supply chain and operations management. 

APICS 2013 will integrate academic tracks with education sessions, all reinforcing the conference theme, The Supply Chain Experience: Leveraging the Power of the Customer

The APICS 2013 Academic Program Call for Presentations is now open. Take this opportunity to present your cutting-edge research alongside valuable industry insight. 

>> Submit your presentation for consideration.

Academic Program educational tracks 

  • Business Analytics
  • Collaboration
  • Innovation
  • Operational Efficiency
  • Professional Development
  • Risk and Resiliency
  • Responsiveness
  • Sustainability

Registration to the academic program is $280, exclusively for academic members. Nonmember, full-time academic professionals also may attend. Fee includes a three-day registration to APICS 2013.

Academic Session: Risk and Resiliency for More Sustainable Supply Chains

Tuesday, October 1
9:45 a.m.–11:00 a.m.

Pam Keystone, PhD, CSCP, CIRM
Assistant Professor of Business Administration | Bridgewater College

Risk and resiliency planning must be included in supply chain courses if the industry hopes to meet customer demand and increase organizational sustainability. This presentation explores the impact unforeseen events can have on supply chains, how organizations can assess risk, and strategies for increasing resiliency in order to strengthen supply chains.