APICS The Association for Operations Management recently announced the 2009 APICS International Conference & Expo will be held in Toronto, Ontario. The decision to hold the event in Canada reflects the commitment APICS has made to serve the needs of its geographically diverse membership base. APICS has 43,000 members worldwide.
“APICS is dedicated to helping our members and their organizations successfully compete in the global economy,” said Robert J. Vokurka, CFPIM, CIRM, CSCP, Ph.D., C.P.M, Chair of the APICS Board of Directors. “In Toronto, APICS members will have the opportunity to experience first hand the international operations and supply chain management environment while interacting with presenters and attendees from all over the world.”