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  • November 11, 2016
  • Webinar: Leading Practices to Help Suppliers Do More for Your Organization
  • Location: Webinar
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  • November 17, 2016
  • ISM-SEM Member Meeting: How to Promote and Implement a Strategic Purchasing Culture
  • Location: NSF International, 789 N. Dixboro Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48105
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  • December 15, 2016
  • ISM-SEM Member Appreciation Meeting & Holiday Event
  • Location: Location TBD
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  • January 19, 2017
  • ISM-SEM Member Meeting: Procuring on Total Cost of Ownership and Total Profit Added
  • Location: Location to be determined.
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  • March 10, 2017
  • Webinar: Supplier Relationship Management
  • Location: Webinar
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APD Seminar: Understanding and Managing Material Cost
Location: APD - 705 South Main Street, Suite 260, Plymouth, Michigan 48170
Date: June 26, 2013 - June 27, 2013

 Understanding and Managing 
Material Cost

June 26 & 27, 2013


  • $850.00

16 Hours \ CEUs

ISM Discounts:This professional course will optimize your buying team’s performance. Experts will provide processes and insights to obtain a better ability to manage and reduce material costs. Attendees will leave this course with a strong understanding of how to effectively control costs utilizing detailed cost breakdowns.

Contact APD for Registration Information
or go online at:

Advanced Purchasing Dynamics, Inc.
705 South Main Street, Suite 260
Plymouth, Michigan 48170

For more information e-mail or call (734) 927-0836

About the Instructor: Jeoff Burris
Advanced Purchasing Dynamics, Inc.’s Principal and Founder Jeoff Burris is a purchasing expert, with over twenty years of experience in the automotive industry. Burris possesses the detailed knowledge necessary to transform an underperforming organization, department or individual into a world-class leader. From his professional beginnings as a production supervisor to the executive boardroom, Burris has carried with him a reputation for developing progressive solutions and achieving proven results. Burris now shares, as an instructor, his insights providing relatable examples and actionable strategies that detail how to achieve personal and organizational success.

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- David Duggan, Valeo
- Gary Foster, CPSM, C.P.M.
- Lana Klein, Inteva Products
- Joel Weina, Amcor Rigid Plastics
- Aplava Karthik, Student
- Tessa Eastman, Student
- Devadatta Kulkarni, Tata Consultancy Services
- Donald Stonehouse, Letica Corporation
- Eric Lee, Student
- Spencer Webb, ValuePoint Materials
- Terri Rouse-Shelton C.P.M., JIT Supply Chain Cons Solutions
- Aunshree Skidham, Student
- Faye Northey, Wayne County Airport Authority
- Wendy Maldonado, CPSM, C.P.M.,GKN Driveline
- Ross Scott, Student
- John Mogelnicki, Chassix
- Paul Corby, Thirdware Solutions
- Carol Westerkamp, Stefanini
- Kristyn Luiso,
- Cecilia Jidas, C.P.M., Amcor Rigid Plastics
- Jeffrey Addison, Borg Warner
- Kelly Bladzik, Kyocera
- Jonathan Berg, Bodman PLC
- Carrie Fox, AAA Michigan

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