September 2017 Meet & Greet: Fight Hunger & Shake Hands
Join us for an evening dedicated to supporting a non-profit and net-working with other industry association professionals. APICS Atlanta and the Georgia Manufacturing Alliance have partnered with Rise Against Hunger to conduct a meal-building operation. Rise Against Hunger is driven by the vision of a world without hunger.
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Director, Demand Planning Intelligence Consortium, Chainalytics
In the current environment of proliferating product portfolios and increasing demand volatility, there is a great deal riding on getting the forecast right. Listen in…
12 noon - 1 pm EDT
sponsored by TalentStream, BB&T, and Centurion
10 am - 1 pm
Founder & President, The Effective Syndicate
Over the last 20 years, presenter Beau Groover has worked with a lot of organizations in the areas of Continuous Improvement. Some of them have done it amazingly well, but too many of them make it a lot harder than it needs to be and thus reduces the
effectiveness of the overall system. This webinar will touch on 4 themes that Beau sees consistently off the mark in Continuous Improvement approaches. The presentation will also offer a few key strategies for how to get your improvement efforts back on course. Please join us for this insightful conversation and learn how you might be STRANGLING you CI efforts.
12 noon - 1 pm EDT
Founder & CEO, Lean Applications
This is a public, hands-on workshop that highlights the critical elements and “must know” concepts for driving effective, positive change in your organization. You will walk away with practical Lean tools and concepts for leading improvement. Join us for a fun, engaging day of professional development and cross-industry best practice sharing.
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Founder & President, The Effective Syndicate and Executive Advisory Board Member, APICS Atlanta
The Law of the Lid, the first lesson of John C. Maxwell’s The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, states that the capability of an organization’s leadership is a lid on the organization’s overall performance. What have you and your organization done in recent months to continually develop and grow your team’s overall leadership capability and capacity? Join us for this hands-on, practical session with Beau Groover that will deliver leadership best practices from a results-oriented perspective. Proven approaches & tools for leading teams will be presented, in addition to cross-industry best practice & experience sharing, which makes for a very compelling attendee experience.
9 am - 2 pm