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11th Annual Holiday Networking Event
APICS North Shore, APICS Boston, APICS South Shore,
in collaboration with ISM-Greater Boston/PMAB,
at the Montvale Plaza, Stoneham

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Please make your registration by 5 pm Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
Limited to the first 150 registrants


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.
  • Dave Kriz, Founder/Managing Dir Innovision Intl, Managing Dir ISM-GB: IoT 2.0++ Meets Industry 4.0..
  • 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: How Lean Thinking Can Save You $$.
  • Bob McInturff, President McInturff & Associates: Three Simple Career Checks & What To Do About It.
  • Daniel Sanchez, Sr. Category Analyst, Indirect Procurement, Topco Associates: Emerging Professionals: Their Needs & Wants.
  • Holly Fowler: Supply Chain Sustainability Discussion.

Appetizers: 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, and 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!

Registration Deadline is Wednesday November 30th, & is limited to the first 150 people.
THIS IS A BARGAIN at only $25!!

Nothing ventured, nothing gained!!

Event Agenda

Registration, networking: hot & cold hors d’oeuvres and buffet

5:30 - 6:45 pm

Welcome and introductions from the hosting organizations

6:45 - 7:00 pm

Three 25-minute small group discussions, and some additional networking breaks, plus coffee and dessert

7:00 - 8:35 pm

Raffle / Drawing for gifts

8:40 - 8:55 pm


Please make your reservation by 5 PM Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

Early Registration Deadline is 5 PM Wednesday, November 30th
Late registration fee jumps to $35 after this date (including walk-ins as well)

Limited to the first 150 registrants

Directions to Montvale Plaza

EARLY-BIRD (prior to 5 PM November 30th) REGISTRATION & PAYMENT
APICS & CSCMP-NERT & ISM-Greater Boston/PMAB Member: $25.00
Non-member: $30.00
Student: $18.00
Unemployed: $18.00

November 30th) & WALK-IN PAYMENT
All categories (Member, Non-member, Student, Unemployed): $35.00


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Help make our annual TOYS FOR TOTS campaign a success!

Please bring a $10.00 unwrapped toy for children 0-14, or a cash/check donation of any amount, to the Holiday Networking Event (if donating by check, it would be payable to TOYS FOR TOTS) on 12/6/16.

TOYS FOR TOTS does not accept toys with a military theme, weapons or law enforcement type toys, toys with candy or chemicals, or used toys.