Aligning the Supply Chain

A Serious Game?

Research shows that misalignment is one of the biggest issues companies face today. The result is poor execution of company strategy and an under performing supply chain.

Breaking through departmental silos and creating supply chain awareness and is a considerable challenge. To achieve this cultural change objective, blended learning may be a most suitable approach. One where theory and practice combine with hard and soft skills in simulated real life experience.

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Date: September 13, 2016
Time: 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Event: September 2016 Professional Development Meeting
Venue: DoubleTree Hotel Tampa Airport Westshore
Location: 4500 W. Cypress Street
Tampa, FL 33607
Public: Public
Registration: Click here to register.

Career Webinar:
10 Principles for Manufacturing Leadership Success

Congratulations! You’re an aspiring, emerging or experienced manufacturing leader and you just assumed a new leadership position. However, you’re having the following thoughts:

  • I’m in unfamiliar territory!TraditionalSeriesOfficeChairwithBrassHeadTrim
  • Where do I begin?
  • Do I continue to do the things the way I always have, after all, I was just promoted?

You’re in the chair, now what?

According to Marshall Goldsmith “What got you here, won’t get you there.” So how do you ensure success? You need a plan!

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Date: September 17, 2016
Time: 8:00-9:00 AM EDT
Event: Career Webinar: 10 Principles for Manufacturing Leadership Success
Public: Public
Registration: Click here to register.

New Members: June 2016

In today’s fast-paced business environment, many supply chain and operations management professionals just like you join APICS Tampa Bay.

membership_box2The Board of Directors would like to welcome our newest members:

  • Crystal Biasi
  • Damian Marksman
  • Julie Metzler
  • Brian Wilsonr

APICS offers a broad range of memberships to help you achieve your professional goals-whether you’re joining as an individual or company or just getting started in your career. (more…)

Execution and Control of Operations (ECO) Course

Grow your career and your company’s bottom line in 2016 with the Execution and Control of Operations (ECO) education & certification review course!

Topics include:

  • ECOComparing actual output to plans and taking appropriate corrective actions
  • Communicating ideas in a group setting and instructing others in tasks
  • Creating operational solutions in the face of competing resources
  • Explaining the release of work and reporting performance through data collection
  • Understanding the execution of quality initiatives and continuous improvement plans
  • Evaluating trade-offs and participating in design decisions

This class should be attended by supply chain, operations management, transportation and logistics professionals who want to learn to translate plans into operational activities and define and apply these techniques in the operations field.

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Date: August 27, 2016—October 1, 2016
Time: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
Event: Execution and Control of Operations Course
Venue: Technology Transfer Services
Location: 14497 North Dale Mabry Hwy, Suite 120-N
Tampa, FL 33618
Public: Public
Registration: Click here to register.

New Members: May 2016

In today’s fast-paced business environment, many supply chain and operations management professionals just like you join APICS Tampa Bay.

The Board of Directors would like to welcome our newest members:membership_box2

  • Keith Causey
  • Chris Cruthis
  • Kathy Harris
  • Luana Kakaris
  • Carol Kendrick
  • Joe Lampkin
  • Ronda Mariani
  • Shane Slider

APICS offers a broad range of memberships to help you achieve your professional goals-whether you’re joining as an individual or company or just getting started in your career. (more…)

Execution & Control of Operations Principles

Execution and control of operations translates plans into operational activities and define and apply techniques in the operations field.

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This free, one-hour education webinar sponsored by APICS Tampa Bay.

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Date: August 11, 2016
Time: 12:00-1:00 PM EDT
Event: Education Webinar: Execution & Control of Operations Principles
Public: Public
Registration: Click here to register.