Sept 28 - Supply Chain Best Practices Management Workshop - Victoria

September 28, 2017
8:30 AM to 2:30 PM
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Camosun Industrial Marine Training Centre (IMTARC)
100 Maplebank Road
Victoria, BC V9A 4M1 , BC V9A 4M1


In this focused event, business owners and managers will explore a proven approach — incorporating management, strategy, marketing and decision sciences — to designing and managing your supply chain pain points. 

Business leaders will develop new practical insights for integrating your supply chain into a coordinated system and how to identify risks and design cost reduction strategies. You’ll leave exposed to new knowledge and tools for integrating strategy, planning, and operations to increase service levels and grow your Vancouver Island based business. 

 Senior APICS members and experts will guide the workshop. You and your fellow business leaders will explore state-of-the-art models and solutions to the real-world challenges of supply chain management, logistics, inventories, transportation, information, and more. 

 The session format allows for both group and one-on-one interaction with the experts: before, during and after the event. For this reason, participation is capped to 20 invite only guests. 


 Date and Time: September 28, 2017.  9:30 am to 2:30 pm.

Location:Camosun Coastal Centre #100 Maplebank Road Esquimalt, BC, V9A 4M1


1. Introduction to APICS Vancouver Island Region

Ron Taggart. 

2. Supply Chain Best Practices Overview – Solving Your Pain Points

How to position a company for growth through supply chain best practices. Roberta McPhail. 

3. Applied Best Practices (Case Study)

Reducing costs and capturing market share in the context of your firm.  Roberta McPhail and Curtis McCormac. 

Session participants will be given an advanced opportunity to share their specific opportunities and challenges with the session leaders. Ron Taggart, Roberta McPhail, Curtis McCormac and Darryl Anderson. 

4. Question and Answer Panel Discussion

APICS Vancouver Island members and supply chain professionals will answer questions and offer fresh perspectives, so attendees can bring questions and be part of the discussion. Ron Taggart, Roberta McPhail, Curtis McCormac and Darryl Anderson.

Questions:  Contact the island board at 




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