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WELCOME TO APICS grand rapids CHAPTER

APICS is the global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in operations management including production, inventory, supply chain, 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.    

The APICS membership community of over 200 local APICS chapters and international partners support nearly 40,000 members in over 200 countries. By joining APICS, professionals keep up-to-date on industry best practices, new technologies and techniques and gain access to exclusive members-only resources, networking, and cost savings on educational materials. Employers who endorse APICS membership for their employees create a more capable, knowledgeable, and productive workforce.


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CONGRATULATIONS to APICS Grand Rapids 2015-16
Organization of the Year:  Grand Valley State University
Instructor of the Year:  Randall L Gilbert, CPIM, CSCP, CLTD, PMP, LSSBB, ETNA
Member of the Year:  Debra L Smith, CFPIM, CIRM, CSCP
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Supply Chain Management Conference 2017 presentations

"Harvesting Operational Efficiency at AGCO"
by Michael J. Bradford, CIRM
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"ASQ Supply Chain Synchronization"
by Kevin Kensinger
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"Seven Macro Developments Reshaping Supply Chain Management"
Courtesy of Steven Melnyk, PhD
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CLTD Education Event

Oct 11

CLTD Certification Review Course

Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) Become a recognized expert in the logistics, transportation and distribution fields.
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Oct 11

October 11, 2017 - Professional Development Meeting

Jeff Kissinger, Grand Rapids Community College - "Leading Without Authority – The Project Management Dilemma"
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Nov 8

November 8, 2017 Professional Development Meeting

Michael Hughes, North America’s Networking Guru - "Networking for Results; The Power of Personal Contact"
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Jan 9

CPIM2 Certification Review Course

Complete your CPIM preparation journey. Prepare for the CPIM Part 2 exam with comprehensive training for internal operations covering master planning, detailed scheduling, execution and strategic management of resources.
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Mar 14

March 14, 2018 Professional Development Meeting

Tom Schulte - "Everything You Wanted to Know About LEAN . . . But Were Afraid to Ask!"
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Sep 26

Capacity Management Step-by-Step Seminar

Presenters: Debra L Smith, CFPIM, CIRM, CSCP & Randall S Schaefer, CPIM
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Oct 10

Improving Operational Planning Seminar

Shridhar Bhat, CPIM, PMP & Tod B Schwartz, CFPIM, CSCP, Presenters
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Oct 17

World Class Cycle Counting Seminar

Randall S. Schaefer, CPIM, Presenter
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Nov 7

Better Inventory Management Seminar

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Sep 20

September 20, 2017 Board Meeting

722 Leonard St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
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