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APICS Vancouver chapter is one APICS most active chapters

The Association for Operations Management is the global leader and primary information source for topics related to operations management: production, inventory, supply chain, materials management, purchasing and logistics. Since 1957, individuals and companies have relied on APICS for training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources and a worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals.

APICS Vancouver has served members for over 30 years. We have grown to approximately 250 members with 100 prominent lower mainland employers such as Alpha Technologies, ASCO Aerospace, Ballard Power Systems, BC Hydro, Bell, Essential Software Solutions, Independent Supply Co., Natural Factors, Syspro Software, TELUS, Tree Island Industries, Washington Marine Group & Wexxar Packaging.

Operating close to the Burnaby/Vancouver border, APICS Vancouver offers monthly professional development meetings, plant tours, and workshops. APICS Vancouver has also expanded its educational resources to include regular articles to be published on its blog, APICS Vancouver, that cover content requested by the membership. Interested in a specific topic, let us know [email protected].

We’ve been serving members for over 30 years and have enjoyed every minute

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There are 2 other APICS chapters in British Columbia AND one subchapter

  • The Fraser Valley chapter was founded in September 2003 and is offering regular professional development events and educational offerings. Visit the APICS Fraser Valley website for more details at www.apics-fraservalley.org.  Fraser valley has absorbed the Okanagan APICS Chapter. 

  • APICS Vancouver Island region has formed as a sub chapter of Vancouver.  Stay tuned for events and more info. 

The APICS BCIT Student chapter is student-run and based on the BCIT Operations Management program students. The BCIT Student chapter is affiliated with both the Vancouver and Fraser Valley chapters. The student chapter aim to provide access to real-world business experiences for its members by leveraging the wide array of opportunities made available to the chapter and its members. To learn more about the BCIT Student chapter visit apics-bcit.com.

Fast Facts

  • 45,000+ professional members in 100 countries
  • 175 APICS chapters in North America
  • 111 international channel partners in 46 countries
  • 125,000+ certified professionals
  • $27.7 MM annual revenue in 2015
  • 2,000+ active volunteers and partner leaders
  • 100 staff