CBAR 2017

CHAPTER NEWS



Michelle Ochoa and Laura Cruz of Rutgers University-Newark, won 1st and 2nd place, respectively, in the student poster presentation at the APICS International Conference in San Antonio, TX in October 2017. Over 50 scholars participated. Congratulations!

The Amazon Effect

As trading partners struggle to compete in such a digitally driven environment, join us Nov. 29th, to better understand the promise of technological advances clash head-on with the realities of supply chain basic principles. REGISTER NOW

CPIM Part 2 Classes starting December 2, 2017

Classes will be held on December 2, 9, 16, 2017; January 6, 13, 20, 2018

To register: REGISTER HERE 

CLTD Classes starting December 2, 2017

Classes will be held on December 2, 9, 16, 2017; January 6, 13, 20, 2018

To regsiter: REGISTER HERE:

BILL'S BUILDING BLOCKS - A Monthly Article Written by our own William T. Walker, CFPIM, CIRM, CSCP, CLTD
Legacy Systems Behaving Badly
Pasta Galore
When the Trains Run on Time
Planning, Scheduling, and Execution
Supply Chain Final Exams
Cash is King
Neglect Brings Unintended Consequences

 

Apics News

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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APICS Honors Johnson Controls and Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals with its 2017 Awards of Excellence
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The APICS Advantage

Supply chain and operations management is one of the fastest growing professions globally, creating great demand for top notch, highly competent professionals. APICS research, education and certification advances supply chain professionals to excel in the profession and become the leaders who will transform supply chain organizations for peak performance.  The APICS Greater North Jersey Chapter is here to create exciting possibilities for current and future supply chain leaders to deliver, innovate and impact our world.

Upcoming Meeting/Event Information

2017-18 Professional Development Meetings


Bill Walker, CFPIM, CIRM, CSCP, CLTD

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

7:30 AM - 9:30AM



*See the links to "Bill's Building Blocks" below (bottom left). Read his monthly informative articles on various areas of supply chain. 

The Amazon Effect: 
   REGISTER HERE

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Thursday, December 14 - TOP MANAGEMENT NIGHT(DON'T MISS OUR ANNUAL HOLIDAY EVENT INCLUDING RAFFLE AND FOOD DRIVE)! PLEASE BRING SOME NON-PERISHABLE GOODS TO RECEIVE AN EXTRA TICKET FOR THE RAFFLE)

Key Note Speaker: Michele Siekerka, President and CEO of New Jersey Business & Industry Assoication (NJBIA)

“The State of NJ Business Climate and the Vital Role Supply Chain plays in NJ”
REGISTER HERE

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

Jen Pazour/WERC  
“On Demand Warehousing and Logistics” Jen will take us through the progress made since she presented in January 2016!
(registration for this event will open soon in December).

NOTE: Registration fees for Non-APICS members (Guests) will increase to $45 in January 2018. APICS Members whether they are Greater North Jersey Chapter Members or members of another APICS chapter will be required to list their APICS member ID # upon registration to receive the member rate. To avoid the increase in PDM registration fees, become an APICS member! Register here to join APICS and affiliate with The Greater North Jersey Chapter!
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2017-18 SCHEDULED TOURS

MONTH /DAY

TOUR

January 18, 2018

May 4, 2018 (Friday)

Jersey Artisan Distillery, Fairfield, NJ

EVS Metal, Riverdale, NJ

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UPCOMING EDUCATION CLASSES

CERTIFIED IN PRODUCTION AND INVENTORY MANAGEMENT
CPIM Part 1
Start your CPIM journey with universally recognized supply chain training. Learn the basics of Supply Chain Management and prepare for the CPIM Part 1 exam. Our classes are taught on three Saturdays.
Location: Fairleigh Dickinson University, Florham Park Campus
Price: $995 for APICS members, $1195 non-members.
March 3, 10, 17, 2018
Saturday's 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
REGISTER HERE. IF YOU ARE NOT AN APICS GREATER NORTH JERSEY MEMBER, PLEASE RESGITER AS A GUEST. THANK YOU!

CPIM Part 2 Complete your CPIM preparation journey. Prepare for the CPIM Part 2 exam with comprehensive training in internal operations covering strategic management of resources, master planning, detailed scheduling, and execution. Our classes are taught on six Saturdays.
Location: Fairleigh Dickinson University, Florham Park Campus
Price: $1495 for APICS members, $1695 non-members
December 2, 9, 16, 2017; January 6, 13, 20, 2018
Saturday's 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

REGISTER HERE. IF YOU ARE NOT AN APICS GREATER NORTH JERSEY MEMBER, PLEASE REGISTER AS A GUEST. THANK YOU!

CLTD - Certified Logistics, Transportation and Distribution

December 2, 9, 16, 2017, January 6, 13, 20, 2018
Saturday Classes from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: $2,390 for APICS Members, $2,690 for Non-APICS Members
FDU Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham Park Campus
REGISTER HERE. IF YOU ARE NOT AN APICS GREATER NORTH JERSEY MEMBER, PLEASE REGISTER AS A GUEST. THANK YOU!

CSCP - Certified Supply Chain Professional

Saturday Classes from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
January 6, 20, 27, February 3, 10, 24
Cost: $2,390 for APICS Members, $2,690 for Non-APICS Members
FDU Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham Park Campus

REGISTER HERE. IF YOU ARE NOT A GREATER NORTH JERSEY MEMBER, PLEASE REGISTER AS A GUEST. THANK YOU!

For more classes in 2018, click here to go to our EDUCATION PAGE!

Announcing:

APICS GREATER NORTH JERSEY MEMBERSHIP ANNIVERSARIES FOR 2017

40 Years - Domenic Fulvio, CPIM
35 Years - Theodore Urban Jr., Karen Maurath, CIRM,
30 Years - Patrick McShane, Brain Rudolph
25 Years - Gary Maxwell, CIRM

20 Years - Carolyn Harris, CPIM, Meredith Maresca, Scott Mount, Anthony DeVincenzo, CPIM, Regina Tokar, Louis Nabba, John Vajas, Wayne Weisenbach

15 Years - Suzanne Hesser, CPIM, Dennis Glenn, Monte Bradford, CPIM, CSCP, Justin Datesman, CPIM, Richard Bogert, Cynthia Hargrove, Barbara Schwindel, Michael Wohlfahrt, CPIM

10 Years - Samir Patel, Mario Dubeux, CSCP, Kirti Shah, Matthew Gimpert, Khatib Abdelaziz, CPIM, CSCP, Erica Breiterman, CPIM, CSCP, Cynthia Vergano Brozuski, Marlynne Fox, CPIM, Randall Millican, CSCP

5 Years - Gloria Dale, CSCP, Jay Nearnberg, CSCP, Camille Miller, Eric Cartagena, CLTD, Kevin Barron, CSCP, Peter Kurlonak, Qian Guan, CPIM, CSCP, Vladimir Vassev, CSCP, Szymon Kurzecki, Michelle Shim, CPIM, Clayton Sellers, CPIM, Robert Rooney, CPIM, Sanjay Jawadekar, CSCP


GREATER NORTH JERSEY CHAPTER BY-LAW UPDATE FOR MEMBERSHIP REVIEW


The Greater North Jersey Chapter of APICS reviews its By-Laws on an annual basis. The By-Laws govern the chapter and provide guidance to the Board of Directors on chapter management and compliance. As per Article XVI, Section B., of the current By-Laws, notices of any proposed amendments or changes to these By-Laws shall be, "posted on the Chapter’s website at least 15 days prior to the meetings at which such amendments or changes shall be considered. All amendments shall be presented in text where they belong, and appropriately indicated as a change. Any Chapter Member may propose an amendment to the Bylaws."

As such, please see attached red-lined amended by-laws, as passed by the Board of Directors at their meeting on October 26, 2017. APICS Greater North Jersey Members have until the December 14, 2017 Professional Development Meeting to propose and changes to these amendments. By-Law amendments cannot be finalized until the membership has had at least 15 days prior to the meeting to review the amendments and propose any changes, if necessary. Any changes or communications on these By-Laws can be sent to Reed DuBow at nmbrgeek@optonline.net or info@apics-gnj.org. Please note your APICS membership ID number in any communications regarding these By-Laws amendments.
Thank you.