11th Annual Holiday Networking Party

December 06, 2016
4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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Montvale Plaza
54 Montvale Avenue
Stoneham , MA 02180

Early Bird Discount EXTENDED to THIS Mon 12/05

11th Annual Holiday Networking Event
APICS-North Shore, APICS-Boston, APICS-South Shore, 
in collaboration with ISM-Greater Boston/PMAB & CSCMP-NERT, 
at the Montvale Plaza, Stoneham
  Tuesday December 6, 2016

Early-Bird Discount EXTENDED through 4 PM THIS MONDAY 12/05 – register now!  This event has grown in popularity each year.  Over the last few years, upwards of 100 people have attended each year.  Why?  Because this is the networking event of the season!  Attend, and join with members and guests ("birds of a feather") from APICS-Boston, APICS-North Shore, APICS South Shore, CSCMP-NERT, and ISM-Greater Boston/PMAB.  This year we will again be celebrating at the Montvale Plaza, Stoneham; (wonderful LOCATION & free parking!!!!).  Bring your friends, bring your business cards, and enjoy. We have received great reviews in the past – see this link:  News Article.  Don't miss this one!


Discussion tables:

  •          Moshe Cohen, President/Founder, The Negotiating Table: Managing Emotions in Stressful Negotiations
  •          Charles Feldman, Executive in Residence at Bridgewater State University: Drones, Drones, Drones…What’s the Real Story
  •          Christopher Maloof, CFPIM, CIRM, CSCP, APICS South Shore Instructor:  Theory of Constraints
  •          Edith Simchi-Levi, President & Co-founder of Opalytics:  How to Harness the Power of Analytics
  •          David Visco, President The 5S Store:  How to Sustain 5S Improvements
  •          Holly Fowler, Supply Chain Sustainability Discussion.
  • Dave Kriz, Founder/Managing Dir Innovision Intl, Managing Dir ISM-GB: IoT 2.0++ Meets Industry 4.0.
  • Bob McInturff, President McInturff & Assoc., Three Simple Career Checks -- & What To Do About It
  • Daniel Sanchez, Sr. Category Analyst, Indirect Procurement, Topco Assoc.: Emerging Professionals:  Their Needs & Wants.
  • Bruce Hamilton, President, GBMP: Engaging Senior Management in Continuous Improvement.



Appetizer: Cheese/Crackers/Vegetable Tray, Garden Salad, Montvale House Dressing.  Buffet Station: Chicken Marsala + Baked Haddock + Marinated Steak Tips + Rice Pilaf + Vegetable Medley + Fresh Baked Rolls & Butter. Dessert: Dessert Station + Freshly Brewed Regular & Decaffeinated Coffee, Tea.  Cash bar.


Our sponsors:

Opalytics, McInturff and Associates, GBMP, Institute of Supply Mgt (ISM)-Greater Boston/PMAB, APICS South Shore.  Sponsors will be available to discuss their products & services.  Get your Raffle Card stamped by all the Sponsors, to be eligible for multiple great raffle prizes!

Event Agenda

v  5:30 - 6:45 PM: Registration, networking: hot & cold hors d’oeuvres and buffet.

v  6:45 - 7:00 PM: Welcome and introductions from the hosting organizations

v  7:00 - 8:35 PM: Three 25-minute small group discussions, and some additional networking breaks, plus coffee and dessert

v  8:40 - 8:55 PM: Raffle / Drawing for gifts.

Registration Deadline EXTENDED to THIS Monday Dec. 5th, & is limited to the first 150 people.  AVOID THE LATE FEE and REGISTER NOW.  THIS IS A BARGAIN, at only $25!!

Nothing ventured, nothing gained!!

  - Register Now (http://bostonapics.org/meetinginfo.php?id=96&ts=1477682233)

Directions to the Montvale Plaza (http://www.apics-northshore.org/pdm/montvale.htm)

Nothing ventured, nothing gained!!
  - Register Now (http://bostonapics.org/meetinginfo.php?id=96&ts=1477682233)

Directions to the Montvale Plaza (http://www.apics-northshore.org/pdm/montvale.htm)


Participating APICS Chapters (in alphabetical sequence): 
Boston, North Shore and South Shore.

In collaboration with ISM-Greater Boston/PMAB and CSCMP/NERT. 

 If you would you like to sponsor an upcoming event, please contact us.



$25.00 APICS / ISMGB / CSCMP-NERT Member Registration

$30.00 Guest Registration

$18.00 Unemployed Member Registration

$18.00 Student Registration

$0.00 BOD Ticket


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