Educational Offerings


CPIM Tucson

The new CPIM Part 2

23 January - 10 April 2018



CPIM Tucson


The new CPIM Part 1

1 May - 26 June 2018


The new CPIM Part 2

4 September - 13 November 2018


CSCP Tucson

Certified Supply Chain Professional

28 July - 6 October 2018


Upcoming meetings (watch for details):


December holiday mixer


January 24

Tucson Chapter of APICS 40th year celebration

Bob Collins, Senior Director Professional Development, APICS

Topic: Future directions for Supply Chain Management education


February 28 (tentative)

Arnold Maltz, PhD, ASU online supply chain management program



February 28, 2018 Professional Development Meeting


Arnold Maltz









Associate Professor Supply Chain Management in the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University




Arnold Maltz is Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management in the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.  Professor Maltz teaches logistics to undergraduate and graduate students and founded two programs in Global Logistics based at ASU West. Professor Maltz has worked extensively with local, state, and border issues throughout his 20 year career at ASU and has held several positions in the Arizona chapter of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP).  Prior to obtaining his Ph.D. in Logistics and Marketing from the Ohio State University, Professor Maltz spent twelve years in industrial distribution and transportation, including six years with Abbott Laboratories.




  • Educating next generation’s supply chain managers
  • What Arizona can to improve its place in U. S., North American, and global supply chains


Wednesday, February 28, 2018, 5:30 – 8:15 pm


                    5:30 pm      Check in and networking

                    6:00 pm      Meal service

                    6:45 pm      Program and feature presentation

                    7:50 pm      Concluding activities


Register Here


Registration: $25

College Students: $10


Trattoria Pina

5541 N Swan Rd

Tucson, AZ 85718


Upcoming meetings (watch for details): February 28Arnold Maltz, PhD, ASU online supply chain management program Trattoria Pina5541 N Swan RdTucson, AZ 85718  MarchPlant Tour April 18Joint Meeting with ASQ May 18Joint Meeting with SALEO - Tour of the Port of Tucson Arizona's Active Inland Port 



January 24, 2018 Professional Development Meeting and 40th Year Celebration




Bob Collins, CFPIM, CIRM, CSCP, CPLP, APICS Senior Director of Professional Development and past president of APICS





APICS after 60 years and the Tucson Chapter of APICS after 40 years:

How will APICS continue to be relevant?


Professional Development Feature Presentation

When Being Smart Isn't Good Enough: Conquering Cognitive Bias in the Workplace


Wednesday, January 24, 2018, 5:30 – 8:15 pm

5:30 check in and networking

6:00 40th year celebration and presentations

6:15 meal service

7:05 program and feature presentation

8:05 concluding activities


Register Here


Registration: $30

College Students: $10


Meal choices:


Herb Roasted Chicken Breast Roasted Shallot Demi-Glace

Top Sirloin with Demi-Glace

Chef’s Choice Vegetarian


Sheraton Tucson Hotel and Suites

5151 East Grant Road

Tucson, Arizona 85712


Pima Room (banquet entrance at Northwest corner of the Sheraton)

Ample parking is available




Community Corner


2018 Head over Heels: Women's Business Conference- Scaling Up: Life & Business



















March 15th, 2018

9AM - 2PM

at Desert Diamond Casino



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