Tenth Annual Holiday Networking Event

Building Effective Teams

APICS Tampa Bay, the leading association for supply chain and operations management, invites members of local professional associations, the academic community and business professionals to our Ninth Annual Holiday Networking Event on December 12, 2017 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at the DoubleTree Hotel Tampa Airport Westshore, 4500 W. Cypress Street, Tampa, FL 33607.

Our guest speaker is Mr.Mark McCatty, leadership & team advisor with Mark McCatty, Inc. He will be speaking on the topic of Building Effective Teams: Team Skills for Building Stronger Teamwork.

(more…)

Date: December 12, 2017
Time: 5:30 - 8:30 PM
Event: Tenth Annual Holiday Networking Event
Topic: Building Effective Teams
Venue: DoubleTree Hotel Tampa Airport Westshore
Location: 4500 W. Cypress Street
Tampa, FL 33607
Registration: Click here to register.

Plant Tour: Cigar City Brewing Company

APICS Tampa Bay invites local supply chain, operations management, and logistics professionals to our Professional Development Meeting from 6:30 to 8:00 PM on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at Cigar City Brewing Company. (more…)

Date: September 14, 2017
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Event: September 2017 Professional Development Meeting
Venue: Cigar City Brewing Company
Location: 3924 W Spruce Street
Tampa, FL 33607
Registration: Click here to register.

The Flagship Conference from the Premier Supply Chain Association

Supply chain excellence doesn’t just happen. Leaders make it happen by aligning with proven standards and practices.

The journey to excellence is clear.

APICS sets the standard, and APICS 2017 is the destination for end-to-end supply chain Education, Networking and Inspiration.

(more…)

Date: October 15, 2017—October 17, 2017
Event: APICS 2017
Venue: Henry B. González Convention Center
Location: San Antonio, TX
Registration: Click here to register.
More Info: Click here for more information.

The Great Game of Business

Improve Total Supply Chain Performance

This presentation will show you how you can play the Great Game of Business in your company. It will give examples of how other companies have played the Game. It will also explain how one company used the Game to implement and improve its Total Supply Chain Performance by over 50%. It’s a great story.

(more…)

Date: June 13, 2017
Time: 6:00-8:00 PM EDT
Event: June 2017 Professional Development Meeting
Venue: Bascom's Chop House
Location: 3665 Ulmerton Road
Clearwater, FL 33762
Registration: Click here to register.

Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) Course

Be at the forefront of the next frontier in supply chain logistics.

Earn your CLTD credential and be a step ahead of your peers in the logistics, transportation and distribution industry.

(more…)

Date: September 11, 2017—September 23, 2017
Event: Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) Course
Venue: Career Prep Center
Location: 2605 N. 43rd Street
Tampa, FL 33605
Public: Public
Registration: Click here to register.

Lean: How to Conduct Your First Kaizen Event

kaizen [kahy-zen] “a business philosophy or system that is based on making positive changes on a regular basis, as to improve productivity.”

Photo by Charly Birdsinger

As a lean practitioner, leader or team member of a small or large organization, you may be asking yourself “ how do I start my first Kaizen event?”

APICS Tampa Bay, the premier professional association for supply chain management, invites local supply chain, operations, transportation, logistics and distribution professionals to our Professional Development Meeting on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the DoubleTree Hotel Tampa Airport Westshore, 4500 W. Cypress Street, Tampa, FL 33607.

(more…)

Date: May 9, 2017
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Event: May 2017 Professional Development Meeting
Topic: Lean: How to Start Your First Kaizen Event
Venue: DoubleTree Hotel Tampa Airport Westshore
Location: 4500 W. Cypress Street
Tampa, FL 33607
Registration: Click here to register.

Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) Course

APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional is the only end-to-end supply chain certification!

The CSCP program helps you demonstrate your knowledge and organizational skills for developing more streamlined operations.

(more…)

Date: June 5, 2017—June 17, 2017
Event: Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) Course
Venue: Career Prep Center
Location: 2605 N. 43rd Street
Tampa Florida 33605
Public: Public
Registration: Click here to register.