Events

The Supply Chain Management Industry is a rapidly growing and changing field. Because of this, APICS Detroit feels it is important our members have the opportunity to experience these advancements hands on. Through planned events, tours, and conferences, our members come face to face with the many different aspects of Supply Chain, and receive the most current information.

Join us for information on the following upcoming events:

April 11, 2019: Annual Meeting and Professional Development Session featuring Sales and Operations Planning

APICS Greater Detroit Presents: Sales & Operational Planning: "A Holistic Approach” (Understanding the real challenges, not a theoretical perspective)

We’ve all heard the statement: “In today’s complex marketplace, effective planning and performance metrics are critical for success. A successful S&OP process integrates financial, marketing and operational planning to create over-arching strategic plans for the business.”

Join us for an interactive discussion on the real challenges, not just the theory in today’s business world on sales and operations planning! This interactive event is designed to engage the team, sharing insights from Global Supply Chain Management Executive Richard Ulrey’s real world experiences!

5:30-6:00 pm Networking and Registration

6:00-7:00 pm Dinner presented by the Magical Schoolcraft Culinary Team

7:00-8:00 pm Presentation

Dinner Menu with Open Bar:

Roast loin of pork topped with brandied stewed apples

Sweet potato gratin with maple syrup and candied walnuts (Vegetarian and Gluten Free)

Cilantro pesto grilled chicken breast, red pepper coulis (Gluten Free)

Ricotta stuffed tortellini, wilted arugula, fresh tomato, and garlic (Vegetarian)

Tomato, basil and mozzarella salad (Vegetarian, Gluten Free)

Steamed asparagus (Vegetarian, Gluten Free)

Fresh seasonal fruit boat (Vegetarian, Gluten Free)

Assorted Rolls

Assorted Desserts

APICS has more than 200 local chapters in North America, which are divided into 9 geographic Districts. The Greater Detroit Chapter is a member of the Great Lakes District. For More information on the happenings in the District: District Events

SALES AND OPERATIONS PLANNING SEMINAR IN DETROIT!

Thursday, May 2, 2019, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

PRINCIPLES OF MRP SEMINAR IN DETROIT!

Location

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Detroit - Dearborn

5801 Southfield Fwy.

Detroit, MI 48228


REGISTER NOW

About the Event

In today’s complex marketplace, effective planning and performance metrics are critical for success. A successful S&OP process integrates financial, marketing and operational planning to create over-arching strategic plans for the business. APICS provides forward-looking programs that will prepare you to collaboratively participate in the S&OP process.

The APICS S&OP seminar provides managers and planners a comprehensive review of the principles and functions of S&OP. Attendees will participate in exercises and discussions on the elements of data collection, demand and supply planning, and conducting the pre- and executive S&OP meetings. The presenter will lead attendees through sales and marketing planning, resource requirements planning, distribution planning and more.

Attend the APICS S&OP seminar and learn how to:

  • Identify the necessary inputs needed for and the outputs from the S&OP process
  • Calculate the data elements for the S&OP process
  • Utilize the S&OP planning grid
  • Translate what you have learned from the S&OP process into production and inventory plans
  • Understand the impact that S&OP output has on the distribution plan

Individuals who attend an APICS S&OP seminar will receive 7 core contact hours toward the APICS S&OP Education Certificate, a comprehensive program that enables professionals to demonstrate their commitment to and understanding of S&OP principles and functions.

Interested in learning more?

Watch this online presentation given by Anthony Zampello, APICS Master Instructor, that gives an introduction to Sales and Operations Planning. Learn what S&OP is, why you should care about it, and how you can obtain the APICS S&OP Certificate.

Price

Member $399 or $374 using discount code DMSAVE25

Nonmember $499 or $474 using discount code DMSAVE25


To learn more, visit apics.org/sop.


Principles of Distribution and Logistics - Detroit

Principles of Distribution and Logistics

August 15, 2019

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Detroit - Dearborn

5801 Southfield Fwy.

Detroit, MI 48228


REGISTER NOW


Distribution and logistics professionals face the critical challenge of running nimble, efficient processes in an era of unprecedented change. The ASCM Principles of Distribution and Logistics seminar is designed to introduce operations management professionals to the field of distribution and logistics management, and is appropriate for both beginning and experienced individuals.


Attend this seminar to learn how to:

  • Use ”push” and “pull” inventory replenishment in a multi-echelon environment
  • Integrate new technologies to your distribution channels
  • Be mindful of sustainability and “green” issues Measure performance to ensure optimal efficiency and productivity
  • Support customer service objectives using warehousing
  • Decide when you should be using the various types of transportation modes
  • Set objectives for warehouse design, automation, equipment, and layout

By the conclusion of the seminar, attendees will have a clear knowledge of the fundamentals of distribution and logistics functions and objectives.

Price

Member $399 or $374 using discount code DMSAVE25

Nonmember $499 or $474 using discount code DMSAVE25