Feb 22

APICS "MeetUp" - Networking Opportunity

Come meet other Supply Chain Professionals at this FREE event!

Mar 13

March Board Meeting

The APICS Portland Chapter board of directors reviews upcoming chapter business
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Mar 21

March 21st PDM

Supply Chain Simulation Practice
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Apr 2

CPIM Part 1 (Basics)

Basics of Supply Chain Management
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Apr 3

CPIM Part 2

Certified in Production and Inventory Management - Part 2
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Apr 5


Certified in Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution
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Apr 10

April Board Meeting

The APICS Portland Chapter board of directors reviews upcoming chapter business
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May 8

May Board Meeting

The APICS Portland Chapter board of directors reviews upcoming chapter business
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May 17

Annual Membership Appreciation Night 2018

Members and non-members are invited celebrate the conclusion of another season of Professional Development Meetings, participate in our annual Board of Directors election, and join us in recognizing the contributions of Members and Volunteers
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Apics News

Study Reveals Need for More Accurate Costing Information in Supply Chain
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APICS Logistics Credential Quickly Surpasses 1000 Certifications
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Loyola University wins International Student Team Competition at APICS 2017
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New SCOR 12.0 Model Launched at APICS 2017, Advancing the Global Standard for Supply Chain Excellence
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Welcome to APICS Portland Chapter

APICS builds operations management excellence in individuals and enterprises through superior education and training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and a worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals.


March 21st PDM

March 21, 2018
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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Kells Irish Restaurant
112 SW 2nd Ave
Portland, OR 97204

Supply Chain Simulation Practice

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APICS Certifications

In an increasingly fast-paced global industry, operations and supply chain professionals must stay competitive to survive. And what a great industry to focus on. According to U.S. News & World Report, Operations Manager is one of the best jobs for 2012. Poised for significant growth, companies will be looking to hire qualified professionals to manage their business.

An APICS Certification can benefit you by:

  • Differentiating You From Competition
  • Increasing your salary potential: Average compensation for CPIM certified workers is 9% more vs. non-certified professionals
    (08 Salary Survey, Purchasing.com)
  • Validating your knowledge

Check out our educational offerings today!

Chapter Events

Development Meetings

Professional Development Meetings are typically held on the third Thursday of each month from September through June.  Local, regional and national speakers are featured presenting assorted topics of interest to today's operations professionals.
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Plant Tours

Our plant tours feature leading companies from across our region and provide the opportunity to learn by seeing how theory is put into practice.  They also provide benchmarking opportunities and foster the sharing of best practices and professional networking.
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In-House Courses

We offer on-site training in a variety of formats.
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Election Results!

A big thank you for all of those who have attended Membership Night! The results of the Board Elections are as follows:

President: Lynnann Eagan
Executive Vice President: Charlie Tang
Treasurer/Secretary Mariia Guk


Award Winners!

Every year, the Portland Chapter of APICS, acknowledges key participants who have supported our chapter's networking events and commitment towards supply chain and operations education. 2017 award winners include:

Instructor of the Year: Derek Westfall, Member of the Year: Jason Wang, Board Member of the Year: Charlie Tang, Company of the Year: Planar Systems (represented by Planning Manager Penny Wynne)


APICS - Raising the Bar

Once again, the Portland Chapter has achieved the APICS Chapter Benchmarking and Reporting (C-BAR) Platinum award level.

This achievement demonstrates the chapter’s dedication to providing exemplary member services and professional development opportunities to APICS members and customers.


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Since 1973, the CPIM program has educated more than 75,000 manufacturing professionals on essential terminology, concepts, and strategies related to demand management, procurement and supplier planning, material requirements planning, capacity requirements planning, sales and operations planning, master scheduling, performance measurements, supplier relationships, quality control, and continuous improvement.
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The Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) program is a new industry educational and certification program created to meet the rapidly changing needs of the supply chain management field.

From the manufacturing to the service industry, regardless of whether a company is serving business or consumer markets or is for profit or not-for-profit, the increasingly important role of supply chain management is affecting all organizations.
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