APICS Conferences

2014 New Orleans




IDP Instructors

Attention APICS IDP Recognized Instructors: We have just posted to our site the requirements for your IDP Maintenance.   Click here for info (PDF)

District Meetings

2014 Program Year

May 30~31 2014


Southbury CT

Meeting information and presentations


Previous Meetings:

February 7th and 8th, 2014
Meeting information and presentations.

May 17&18 2013

Buffalo NY

November 1 &2 2013

Worcester MA

2012 Meetings


Chapter Services

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2014 Student Competition

Who is eligible to compete? Any full-time or part-time university student. There are two competition divisions: undergraduate and graduate. Teams must be made up of 3-4 students.

What does it cost? $195 per Team
Competition registration
Pizza party Friday night
Breakfast and Lunch Saturday
Awards Reception Saturday
Up to 2 rooms per Team for Saturday night
1 year APICS student membership for eligible students

 More here

Save the Dates

Upcoming APICS Events in 2014

Principles & Practices of MRP
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 | 9:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m. CT | Chicago, Illinois

Supply Chain Risk Management: Identify, Assess, Mitigate and Manage Risk
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 | 9:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m. PT | Santa Clara, California
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APICS 2014 Shanghai
April 17-18 2014 | Shanghai, China

Best of the Best S&OP Conference Europe
May 1516, 2014 | Amsterdam, Netherlands

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APICS Chapter Events

See list here of Chapter events, some right here in the Northeast.

APICS Updates and Reminders

Re-engage CPIM Designees with Timely New APICS CPIM Recertification Course

APICS is excited to announce a new option for APICS Chapters and International Channel Partners interested in preparing candidates for the CPIM recertification exam. The CPIM Recertification Overview Course aligns with APICS's continued mission to advance supply chain excellence through education and certification. We look forward to re-engaging former CPIM designees to APICS through this course and 2014 recertification exam.    More Here

APICS certification updates

Online Maintenance Launched
The new APICS certification maintenance application launched January 13, 2014. Designees may go to the certification maintenance page for further information.

Good News for Expired or Suspended APICS CPIM Designees
A new CPIM recertification exam will be available from February 1−December 31, 2014. Read More


APICS membership update
December saw a decrease in membership by 433 members. The number of new members was 882 and there were 1,413 renewing members. The current member total is 36,769.
Help retain APICS members. Access the retention tool kit today.


APICS brand advertising

APICS is showing off its new brand through online advertising in December and January. Ads for certification and events on Supply Chain Brain, Supply Chain Management Review, and Supply Chain Digest will introduce APICS to potential new members and certification candidates. Read More


APICS January announcements

Below please find links to three announcements related to the APICS and Foundation Board rosters and updates to certification maintenance. They will be released to the public this week.

APICS Announces 2014 Board of Directors

APICS Foundation 2014 Board Drives Research, Education and Thought Leadership in Supply Chain and Operations Management

APICS Streamlines CPIM and CSCP Certification Maintenance for Supply Chain and Operations Management Professionals

Channel Partnership Development

General liability insurance available for APICS partners within the U.S.
As an APICS recognized partner, your chapter is able to purchase General Liability insurance from our provider, Zurich Insurance Company, effective January 1st, 2014. Read More

Business card printing now available to chapters
A new online business card portal is now available. Simply login, enter your contact information, and order your APICS chapter business cards. These "two sided" cards will be shipped directly to you within 5 business days. A box of 250 cards is $42.00. Please contact your district field associate at chaprel@apics.org to receive your login information and then access the website through this link:  Credit card payment is required at time of purchase.