May 2

Rockville Public Weekly CLTD Workshop

Rockville Public Weekly CLTD Workshop
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May 11

5-Fri CLTD Workshop, May-Jun 2018

Instructor: Irvin Varkonyi, CLTD, CSCP, PLog, MBA
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The APICS Advantage

Supply chain and operations management is one of the fastest growing professions globally, creating great demand for top notch, highly competent professionals. APICS research, education and certification advances supply chain professionals to excel in the profession and become the leaders who will transform supply chain organizations for peak performance.  APICS DC Metro Chapter is here to create exciting possibilities for current and future supply chain leaders to deliver, innovate and impact our world.



Get a 5% Tuition Grant Through The APUS-APICS Partnership

Your employer and American Public University System are working together to offer you flexible and affordable online courses, certificates, and degree programs, with a 5% tuition grant, no transfer credit fee, and a book grant that provides undergraduate books and ebooks at no cost to you. Learn more about your benefits and apply today!
For partnership liaisons with questions regarding benefits or best practices on promoting the partnership to your employees/members, contact your client services specialist, Eric Morris



Future Transportation – How Automation and Intelligent Systems Will Impact the Movement of People and Goods

April 26, 2018
5:30 PM EDT - 8:00 PM EDT

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John Allison Public House
155 South Antrim Way
Greencastle, PA 17225

APICS and TRI STATE Hub host a joint event about the future of our transportation system

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CONUS CSCP and CLTD Schedule 2017 - Friday and Full Week

Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)

Scope:  CSCP takes a broad view of the SCM field, extending beyond internal operations to encompass all the links throughout a value network—from the supplier, through the company, to the end consumer—and how to effectively integrate, manage, and innovate these processes to optimize trading partner performance.  A full suite of Web tools with an online dictionary, e-flashcards, and pre- and post-tests are included with each Participant Learning System.

Who Should Attend?  Operations or IT specialists holding a bachelor degree, an APICS or ISM certification, or five years of business experience qualify to sit for the CSCP certification Exam.  CSCP’s designation is ideal for ERP systems analysts, consultants engaged by DOD, large retailers, distributors, manufacturers, or those engaged in logistics, international trade or financing, ERP or BPR projects. Substantial reading assignments must be completed before every session, including the first.

Registration Deadline Course Dates Location
Jan 10, 2018 [Info/Register] Jan 29 - Feb 02, 2018 George Mason University Enterprise Center  [Map]   [Venue Info]
Apr 20, 2018  [Info/Register] May 11,18,15,& Jun 1, 8, 2018 (Fridays) City of Fairfax Library (North Street)     [Map] 
May 15, 2018  [Info/Register] Jun 4-8, 2018 George Mason University Enterprise Center [Map]   [Venue Info]


 Certified Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution (CLTD)

Scope:  CLTD covers concepts, tools and processes which illustrate the supply chain-wide system perspective of logistics.  CLTD emphasizes the microanalysis of logistics, distribution and transportation services. Managing a logistics systems requires oversights of transportation, order processing, inventory and the combination of warehousing, material handling and packaging.  All these components are integrated through a network of facilities with a goal to support customer service, manufacturing and purchasing operational requirements.

Who Should Attend?  Industry newcomers, logistics professionals, importers and exporters, 3PLs and 4PLs will learn the latest technologies and LTD trends.  Anyone active in daily management of warehousing or working within a multi-level distribution network will benefit from the best practices presented in this workshop, as will anyone involved in the transportation modes of trucking, rail, ocean, airline or pipeline operations.


Registration Deadline Course Dates Location
Feb 07, 2018  [Info/Register] Feb 12-16, 2018 George Mason University Enterprise Center [MAP]   [VENUE INFO]
May 20, 2018  [Info/Register] Jun 11-15, 2018 George Mason University Enterprise Center [MAP]   [VENUE INFO]



DC Metro Global Work Expands...

Last year, your DC Metro Chapter assisted the Beijing Brain Management Consulting (BBMC) become an APICS International Channel Partner (ICP) in China's capital city. Our global network continues to expand.  Here's the latest newsletter from SIMC in Shenzhen, Guandong Province.  SIMC's CEO Ms. Linbeil Qi has listed three of DC Metro's trainers as Master Instructors for their ICP submittal, currently under review by APICS HQ.