Welcome to the APICSKC Of Kansas City website. The Kansas City Chapter has been your local chapter since 1961. APICSKC strives to build operation management excellence in enterprises and individuals through training and education. Use this website to learn about local education and events hosted by the APICSKC of Kansas City. The main APICS website at www.apics.org provides a wealth of information about APICS.

Upcoming Event






Greater Kansas City APICS - APRIL PDM

April 11, 2017

Topic:  Export Compliance-A high level view of what a company needs to look for in exporting products and the regulatory agencies involved in the process.

Speaker: John Preis

Manager of International Trade Compliance at Garmin International, which consists of Global management for Import, Export, and Supply Chain Security Compliance. John has 31 years in this field in various roles logistics and compliance roles in the consumer electronics, aviation, bicycle, footwear and apparel industries.

John has a Bachelor of Science from Dominican College and a MBA from St. Thomas Aquinas University.

  • 5:30pm - Cocktails &  registration
  • 6:00pm - Dinner
  • 7:00pm - Presentation

Location: Holiday Inn and Suites, 10920 Nall Avenue, Overland Park, KS 66211

  • Members $20
  • Non Members $30
  • Students $10






The APICS Message

 "APICS The Association for Operations Management build excellence in individuals and enterprises through superior operations Management education and training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and a worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals."


The Association for Operations is the global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in operation management, including production, inventory, supply chain, materials management, purchasing and logistics. Since 1957, individual and companies have relied on APICS for its superior training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources and worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals.


Education & Training

We offer individual training for those looking to grow their  understanding of the operations management and supply chain body of knowledge

Plant Tours

Plan to attend our upcoming plant tours.Individuals are given the opportunity to tour our local companies, view their products and manufacturing process. Look for our upcoming events

Professional Development Meetings (PDM)

Plan to attend our monthly meetings. Various topics are discussed and it gives you a chance to meet other professionals.

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