Meeting/Event Information

Past Meetings

Winter(December) Professional Development Meeting

November 30, 2016
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Salvatore’s Italian Gardens
6461 Transit Road
Depew, NY 14043

Annual Holiday Party featuring the Parkside Avenue Brass

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Dinner Meeting- Topic:Lean Six Sigma Performance Metrics

November 09, 2016
5:00 PM - 8:15 PM

Salvatore’s Italian Gardens
6461 Transit Road
Depew, NY 14043

It has often been said that we cannot manage what we do not measure. But measurement is not in itself sufficient, and we must first ensure that we are measuring the right things.

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Dinner Meeting - Topic: Sales Forecasting: A New Approach

October 19, 2016
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Salvatore’s Italian Gardens
6461 Transit Road
Depew, NY 14043

Sales Forecasting is becoming more difficult yet more important, as the future becomes less and less predictable. Clearly, it’s high time for a change in approach.

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September Professional Development Meeting

September 21, 2016
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

First Source, LLC
100 Pirson Pkwy
Tonawanda, NY 14150

Plant Tour of First Source, LLC

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CPIM Class - Master Planning of Resources

September 19, 2016
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Moog

East Aurora, NY

The course focuses on developing and validating a plan of supply, relating management of demand to the environment, and developing and validating the master schedule.

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May Professional Development Meeting

May 12, 2016
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

New Era Cap
8061 Erie Road
Derby , NY 14047
Venue Website

Plant tour of New Era Cap - Derby, NY. New Era Cap has a state of the art domestic manufacturing facility that produces 60,000 baseball caps per week. This tour will go through the 22 steps of manufacturing a MLB or MILB Authentic Collection Cap tha

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Top Management Night => Speaker : John Manzella ;Topic: Critical Issues and Risks Impacting Supply Chains

April 20, 2016
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Salvatore’s Italian Gardens
6461 Transit Road
Depew, NY 14043
Venue Website

Each day thousands of factors and untold risks can disrupt or cripple seemingly reliable global supply chains. From geo-political volatility to the worsening skills deficit, our keynote speaker will help managers identify hidden dangers and make better in

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March Professional Development Meeting

March 16, 2016
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Salvatore’s Italian Gardens
6461 Transit Road
Depew, NY 14043
Venue Website

Topic: Theory of Constraints- Games People Play => Search any list of Most Influential, Most Read, Best Selling, etc., business management books of all time and you will find The Goal somewhere near the top of the list.

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Basics of Supply Chain Management Module #1

February 29, 2016
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Moog
Seneca and Jamison Road
East Aurora , NY 14502
Venue Website

This is an introductory course for production and inventory management personnel and CPIM candidates. Please contact our education director at education@apics-buffalo.org for late registration options.

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February Professional Development Meeting

February 17, 2016
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Salvatore’s Italian Gardens
6461 Transit Road
Depew, NY 14043

Speaker: Jack Cook, PhD Topic: Harness Your Raw Data for Enhanced Planning and Performance

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Student Career Roundtable

February 10, 2016
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Canisus College Student Center
2001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14208

Educating students about the fields within Operations and Supply Chains is one of the most valuable ways we can secure our future as a chapter and also provides our local companies with a stronger talent pool. The APICS Student Career Roundtable provides

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January Professional Development Meeting

January 19, 2016
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Salvatore’s Italian Gardens
6461 Transit Road
Depew, NY 14043

Top 10 CyberSecurity Risks & Effective Strategies for Managing Them

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