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June 14–15, 2018
Chicago, Illinois USA

Best of the Best
S&OP Conference
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Increasing Your Company's Valuation with S&OP

Find New and Better Ways to Improve S&OP

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Type Member (APICS or IBF) Team (3+, per person) Non-Member
Onsite pricing
Regular Pricing (expires June 13, 2018)
$ 1,595
$ 1,395
$ 1,545/each
$ 1,345/each
$ 1,595
$ 1,495
Group discounts available. Sponsorship & Exhibition opportunities are available. Call +1.516.504.7576 or Email: smurray@ibf.org.


Top-Tier Sponsors
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  • Prevedere Software
Lanyard Sponsorship
  • Logility
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Wifi Sponsor
  • Demand Solutions
  • Forecast Pro
  • OM Partners
  • Vanguard Software
  • DemandCaster
  • Demand Works
  • Chainalytics
  • Arkieva
  • IFS
  • Hydrian
  • o9 Solutions
  • Boardwalktech
Receive Powerful S&OP article:
"Preparing for Demand Planning in 2025"

by Eric Wilson, Best of the Best Conference Speaker

Put APICS & IBF to Work for You!

Become a Member of IBF & APICS and Start Improving Your S&OP Performance Today.
The IBF Advantage:

IBF members include well-known company professionals that span a broad array of business sectors. By joining our organization, you can make certain that your company sets up the right forecasting & planning process and uses the best techniques available. Moreover, you can be sure that your forecasting and demand planning staff has the proper knowledge and skill set for success.

As an IBF member you receive:
  • A subscription to the Journal of Business Forecasting, which is primarily written by and geared toward practitioners.
  • Our Research Reports which include valuable benchmarking information and provide you with eye opening information on various topics in Business Forecasting and Planning.
  • Special discounts on our Conferences, Workshops, Training Seminars, Certification Program, as well as on any new products and services we will offer in the future.
  • Access to Journal of Business Forecasting Past Articles (FREE)
  • Access to our growing online Knowledge section & Action Templates
  • Complimentary 1-day Tutorials at select Global events ($1000 USD Value)
The APICS Advantage:

There's never been a better time to be an APICS member. No matter what stage you're at in your career, APICS membership provides opportunities to extend your knowledge base through members-only resources and cost savings on educational materials. By becoming an APICS member, you'll be part of a community that is committed to your success and to preparing you for a brighter future.

APICS membership provides you with resources that are unmatched in our industry:
  • APICS magazine, APICS Dictionary and other award-winning publications
  • Member savings on courses and certification exams
  • APICS Career Center and career resources
  • Local, national and international networking opportunities
  • APICS Supply Chain Channel, an online community
  • Exclusive industry research

It's important to invest in your future. APICS offers access to exclusive and innovative career and professional resources. Join today to be a part of the APICS membership community.

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Upcoming IBF Events:

IBF's Demand Planning & Forecasting Boot Camp 1/ Predictive Analytics Workshop
Chicago, Illinois USA
9-11 March, 2016
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Supply Chain Forecasting & Planning Conference: Middle East w/ 1-Day Forecasting Analytics Tutorial
Dubai, UAE
4-5 April, 2016
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Predictive Business Analytics Forecasting & Planning Conference w/ Analytics Workshop
Atlanta, Georgia USA
20-22 April, 2016
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APICS & IBF Best of the Best S&OP Conference
Chicago, Illinois USA
16-17 June, 2016
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Business Forecasting & Planning Academy
Las Vegas, Nevada USA
15-16 August, 2016
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Leadership Business Planning & Forecasting Forum
Orlando, Florida USA
26 October, 2016
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Business Planning & Forecasting: Best Practices Conference w/ 1-Day Fundamentals of Demand Planning Tutorial
Orlando, Florida USA
25-28 October, 2016
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Supply Chain Forecasting & Planning Conference: Europe w/ 1-Day Forecasting Analytics Tutorial
Amsterdam, Netherlands
16-18 November, 2016
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Event Location
  • Chicago Marriott O'Hare
  • 8535 West Higgins Road Chicago Illinois 60631 USA
  • info@ibf.org
  • +1.773.693.4444
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