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APICS The Association for Operations Management
APICS The Association for Operations Management is the premier source of the body of knowledge in Operations Management, including Manufacturing, Production, Inventory Management, Supply Chain Management, Materials Management, Purchasing, Logistics, and Lean Enterprise. Since 1957, individuals and companies have relied on APICS for its superior training, certifications, and a worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals.
Albany/Capital District APICS
Since 1976, the Albany/Capital District Chapter has been serving the region, sponsoring monthly professional development meetings, featuring guest speakers and company tours. Additionally, the Chapter provides training for two internationally recognized certifications (CPIM - Certified in Production and Inventory Management, CSCP – Certified Supply Chain Professional) and the APICS body of knowledge.
September Message from the President
Albany/Capital District APICS Members & Supporters,
Todd Nadler CFPIM, CSCP, CSSBB
We Need You !!!
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Professional Development Meetings
Professional Development Meetings are normally held 5pm-8pm the 2nd Wednesday of each month from September – June. We strive to keep events central within the area, choose interesting tours and speakers, and select from the finer area restaurants.
December Professional Development Meeting
Wednesday, December 11th @ The Century House
Our Own Ken Stuff Discussing "Benchmarking - Pursuit of Perfection "
For December, spouses/significant others are free for those who have attended at least one PDM this year at full price.
2012 Albany/Capital District APICS Scholarship & Service Award Winners
For the ninth consecutive year, the Albany/Capital District chapter of APICS awarded two $1,000.00 scholarships to students in the Capital District. The 2012 scholarship winners are:
Mr. Conor P. Clark, son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Clark of Albany, New York. Conor is a junior at The Robbins School of Business at the University of Richmond.
Mr. Patrick Stuff, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Stuff of Fultonville, New York. Patrick is a senior engineering major at Penn State University.
Additionally, the Chapter presents several service-based awards, along with the scholarships, at the annual awards dinner in May. The 2012 service award winners are:
Company of the Year: St. Gobain Performance Plastics
Member of the Year: Lee Carrier
Instructor of the Year: Sal Ganino
Certified in Production & Inventory Management (CPIM)
Since 1973, the CPIM program has educated more than 90,000 manufacturing professionals on essential terminology, concepts, and strategies related to demand management, procurement and supplier planning, material requirements planning, capacity requirements planning, sales and operations planning, master scheduling, performance measurements, supplier relationships, quality control, and continuous improvement. Click here for further details on CPIM.
Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)
The CSCP designation is for professionals who are interested in increasing their knowledge and expertise in the field of supply chain management. CSCP will help you advance your career while giving you the foundation to improve your company's competitive position and profitability. Click here for further details on CSCP.
APICS Lean Enterprise Workshop Series
As more organizations decide to go lean, demand is escalating for a skilled team and system-wide approach for developing and implementing lean project plans. This course is designed to equip you with the broad knowledge and tools to map the transformation for developing a lean culture at your organization. Click here for further details on Lean Workshop.
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