CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today APICS, the premier professional association for supply chain management, announced the early registration deadline for its annual conference, APICS 2016, which takes place Sept. 25-27 in Washington, D.C. Attendees who register before the deadline, June 30, are eligible to save up to $600.
APICS’s flagship conference brings together over 2,000 professionals in supply chain, logistics and operations management from more than 50 countries. Attendees of the event have the opportunity to participate in educational and networking sessions and learn about innovative new products, tools and services at the APICS Expo. Keynote speakers at APICS 2016 include Bill McDermott, CEO of SAP, and Mel Robbins, commentator and legal analyst for CNN.
“The APICS 2016 educational program addresses the most pressing issues faced by supply chain professionals today,” said APICS CEO Abe Eshkenazi, CSCP, CPA, CAE. It’s critical that individuals expand their knowledge to advance supply chain performance and establish themselves in business leadership roles.”
During the three-day event, APICS 2016 will feature over 60 educational sessions spanning seven different learning paths:
- Collaboration and S&OP
- Distribution and Logistics Insights
- Operations Management
- Risk and Resiliency
- Supply Chain Analytics
- Supply Chain Leadership
- Supply Chain Strategy
Along with the variety of educational resources available at the conference, attendees of APICS 2016 qualify for up to 24 professional development points toward the maintenance of APICS CFPIM, CPIM and CSCP designations. APICS is an authorized provider of credits from the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) and a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors.
Additional pricing deadlines and conference registration options can be found at http://www.apics.org/conference.
To learn more about APICS 2016, visit http://www.apics.org/conference.
APICS is the premier professional association for supply chain management and the leading provider of research, education and certification programs that elevate supply chain excellence, innovation and resilience. APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM), APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP), APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution (CLTD), and APICS Supply Chain Operations Reference Professional (SCOR-P) designations set the industry standard. With over 45,000 members and more than 300 channel partners, APICS is transforming the way people do business, drive growth and reach global customers. For more information, visit apics.org.