Get Global with APICS-IE

Building a Global Supply Chain is essential in a highly competitive and evolving marketplace. APICS Inland Empire brings you yet another timely symposium that will focus on managing and navigating Global Supply Chains.

Our esteemed team of panelists will discuss evolving global trade regulations and you will learn how to balance compliance with business needs. Hear how the best in business make complex sourcing decisions and how you can differentiate your business in the global market place. Register early as space is limited:

When:   Saturday October 29, 2016 

Time:  8:00 am to 11:30 am

Where:  Eagle Glen Golf Club, 1800 Eagle Glen Pkwy, Corona, CA

Fees:   APICS members: $25; Non Members: $30. Our students are always free! (with proper ID)

John Tulac


With over 37 years of active law practice, including 30 years as arbitrator and mediator, as well as ten years as a judge pro tem, John is equally at home in a court of law, at the mediation table, or in the boardroom, domestically and internationally. He is an acknowledged expert in the field of international law

Josie Vigil 

Director, Supply Chain Operations - B. Braun Medical Inc.

Business Manager with over 30 years experience in a diversity of roles within the following disciplines: Operations, Materials Management, Planning and Forecasting, Distribution, Accounting and Finance. 26 years experience in the Pharmaceutical industry in an FDA regulated company

Pooya Kabiri

Vice President of Engineering & Operations at Combustion Associates, Inc.

6Sigma Black Belt with 10+ years of management & engineering experience, Pooya Kabiri brings unique experience and outlook to Global Supply Chains.  As VP of Engineering at Combustion Associates, Pooya will share how CAI's technological innovations have expanded internationally with their systems now powering projects in US, Canada, Middle East and Countries in Africa and Asia.

Luke Haylock

World Wide Director of New Product Development at ALCOA 

An innovative leader with over 35 years of experience managing complex development programs in the aerospace sector with emphasis on innovation strategy, research and technology development and Intellectual Property Management. Luke will share with us how Alcoa, a global leader in lightweight metals technology, engineering, manufacturing, packaging and high-performance defense vehicles with approximately 57,000 people across 30 countries navigates the global supply chain.

Elizabeth Warren

Executive Director,FuturePorts

Elizabeth Warren is a vital link in Southern California's Supply Chain. Elizabeth will share with us how FuturePorts mobilizes business, community, and government leaders to join together in an integrated planning approach to resolve port, industry, and community concerns. 


Thank you to our sponsors for their continued support in furthering Supply Chain Education !