Welcome to APICS - Lehigh Valley Chapter

APICS Lehigh Valley is the local chapter of APICS - The Association for Operations Management - The global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in supply chain and operations management, purchasing, and logistics. APICS Lehigh Valley is dedicated to enhancing the careers of individuals involved in supply chain management by providing opportunities in education and training of APICS concepts, as well as providing opportunities for career development, networking, and best practice sharing.

The purpose of the Lehigh Valley Chapter is to foster and maintain high standards in the field of supply chain and operations management, to provide a means of mutual exchange of problems, solutions and ideas in the field of supply chain and operations management, to promote educational programs, to inform members and interested nonmembers of techniques and systems in the field of supply chain and operations management, to help members maintain their APICS certification by scheduling Professional Development Meetings (hereafter referred to as PDM’s) and other educational opportunities that allow them to earn points toward their re-certification.

Planned Events - Select Your Reservations

  • CPIM Part 1 - Basics of Supply Chain Planning

    Event Start Date: 10/11/2017 6:00 PM

    Event End Date: 11/29/2017 9:00 PM

    Cost per place: $950.00

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  • PDM October

    Event Start Date: 10/12/2017 6:00 PM

    Event End Date: 10/12/2017 9:00 PM

    Cost per place: $30.00

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Special Announcements/Upcoming Events

Buyer Planner - Published on: Wednesday, July 5, 2017
New job from Weiler Corporation in Cresco, PA read more ...

Lehigh Valley Chapter receives 2016 CBAR Award - Published on: Saturday, November 7, 2015
Chapter Management Excellence is an integral component to enhancing the member experience. Successful APICS chapters provide their members with opportunities for stellar education, career development, and networking.

The APICS Chapter Benchmarking and Recognition (CBAR) program recognizes chapters that have exceeded minimum standards and exemplify excellence in overall chapter management. We are proud to announce the APICS Lehigh Valley Chapter received the 2016 CBAR Award designation, an admirable accomplishment for an APICS chapter.

As a member of an APICS Bronze Award Winning Chapter, the CBAR designation signifies your chapter’s commitment to providing an exceptional membership experience.

Good job and keep up the great work!
2016 District Managers Committee

Professional Development Meetings

We hold monthly dinner meetings on the 2nd Thursday of the month except as noted. No meetings are held in June, July, Aug or Dec.

The dinner meetings are held at the Best Western Lehigh Valley Hotel & Conference Center.  There is free parking at the hotel site. Networking/social time starts at 6 with the dinner beginning at 6:30. After the meal, there is a speaker on a different topic each month. The cost is $30, payable by check or cash (exact change appreciated).

Scheduled Events