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APICS Pittsburgh Chapter Social Event- Pittsburgh Marriott North (Cranberry Township) Wednesday May 24th.

Please join members of the APICS Pittsburgh Chapter for a Social Gathering on Wednesday, May 24th from 6:00- 8:00 pm at the Pittsburgh Marriott North in Cranberry Township.  We’ll buy the appetizers… you buy your beer or cocktail. This is an informal opportunity to get to know others interested in Operations Management.

This event is open to anyone interested in Operation Management.
 
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University of Pittsburgh Takes First Place at APICS Mid Atlantic District Student Case Competition

The APICS Mid Atlantic District hosted its eighth annual student case competition in Pittsburgh, PA on February 24 and 25, 2017. Using “The Fresh Connection” web-based value chain simulation, 22 teams from 10 district universities began virtual preliminary rounds competition in November.  The Fresh Connection has been experienced by more 10,000 professionals in 500 companies and in over 100 universities across the world. Congratulations to University of Pittsburgh winning the competition. The team will represent the Mid Atlantic District this October in San Antonio, TX at APICS 2017 International Student Case Competition. Teams from the University of Maryland took 2nd place and 3rd place.

FIRST PLACE: University of Pittsburgh L to R: Varun Ajmani, Priyank Khanna, Dr. Parkash Mirchandani (advisor) Anirudh Kothari; Visal Anand


APICS announces the new Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution Credential Program (CLTD)

The CLTD designation program brings best practices and industry standards to logistics managers around the world


ASQ Pittsburgh (American Society for Quality) has their dinner schedule in full swing. Press here for additional information.

Saint Vincent College in Latrobe announces their Master of Science in Management: Operational Excellence program.