APICS Grand Rapids Board and GVSU Student Board Meeting

2015-16 GVSU APICS Student Board of Directors: front row left to right: Victor Kokmeyer, Rose Pizzo, Melanie Murphy, Logan Jordan;  back row left to right: Alan Karrip, Nate Foura, Tom Knobloch, Luke McManus;  not pictured: Kathryn Mulcahy.





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Upcoming CPIM Education Events

Detailed Scheduling & Planning
CPIM Certification Review Course CP580
August 10, 2015 6:00 PM to October 12, 2015 9:00 PM
Strategic Management of Resources
CPIM Certification Review Course CP590
August 11, 2015 6:00 PM to October 06, 2015 9:00 PM
Basics of Supply Chain Management
CPIM Certification Review Course CP505
September 22, 2015 6:00 PM to November 24, 2015 9:00 PM
Master Planning of Resources
CPIM Certification Review Course CP575
December 08, 2015 6:00 PM to February 16, 2016 9:00 PM
Detailed Scheduling and Planning
CPIM Certification Review Course CP580
March 01, 2016 6:00 PM to April 26, 2016 9:00 PM
Execution & Control of Operations
CPIM Certification Review Course CP585
May 10, 2016 6:00 PM to July 05, 2016 9:00 PM
Strategic Management of Resources
CPIM Certification Review Course CP590
July 19, 2016 6:00 PM to September 13, 2016 9:00 PM

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CSCP - Certified Supply Chain Professional Course
CSCP Certification Review Course
September 10, 2015 6:30 PM to December 10, 2015 9:00 PM

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Michigan Supply Chain Innovation Summit
Dearborn, Michigan
August 30, 2015 6:30 PM to August 31, 2015 6:30 PM
APICS 2015
Las Vegas, Nevada
October 05, 2015 7:00 AM to October 07, 2015 7:00 PM

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Item Writing Workshop
Chicago, Illinois
July 10, 2015 8:00 AM to July 11, 2015 5:00 PM

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Accounting for Non-Accountants - Basic Overview of Accounting
Darrell Vande Hoef, Presenter
September 29, 2015
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
World Class Cycle Counting Seminar
Randall S Schaefer, CPIM - Presenter
October 13, 2015
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
CE 107 Capacity Management Step-By-Step Seminar
Debra Smith, CFPIM, CIRM, CSCP & Randall Schaefer, CPIM - Presenters
November 10, 2015
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

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