Event Date/Time: May 02, 2004 End Date/Time: May 05, 2004
Registration Date: May 01, 2004
Early Registration Date: Feb 06, 2004
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The APICS 2004 International Conference will be held at the Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort Gold Coast from 2nd – 5th May 2004.

The committee is committed to hosting an inspiring, thought-provoking and enjoyable conference that will benefit all involved in the industry of production and inventory control. They aim to:
- consider and examine topics of interest in the industry
- provide an opportunity for the exchange of ideas and the promotion of awareness of industry issues
- provide an environment for individuals to learn
- provide an event of an international standard for all interested persons
- establish and maintain business contacts between professionals in the industry
- promote continuing professional development by presenting and publishing papers dealing with industry issues
- facilite networking opportunties amongst industry professionals in a relaxed environment

The program format will present distinguished national and international keynote speakers and paper presenters, specifically selected to motivate participants and encourage discussion and debate throughout the conference.

Delegates and their guests will also be treated to a fantastic social program that will encourage networking and relaxation.

The theme of the 2004 conference is “Challenging the Unpredictable” and the conference will offer three specific streams:

Presentation of Papers
- The focus of this stream will be on the practical actions used to identify and utilise resources for increasing productivity.

Sponsor & Trade Exhibits
- Sponsors and Trade Exhibitors will be able to showcase their products using demonstrations.

- Leading companies in the field will be demonstrating their products to the conference delegate in dedicate sessions.

The program content will be particularly beneficial to private and public sector:
- Purchasing and Supply Executives
- Material Managers
- Inventory Controllers
- Logistics Managers
- Manufacturing Managers etc
- Demand Planners
- Production Managers
- Production Planners


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Additional Information

"Super Earlybird" AU$895.00 closes 6th February 2004 "Earlybird" AU$995.00 closes 12th March 2004 Registration includes - All keynote addresses - All concurrent sessions - Access to workshops - Welcome Reception - Gala Dinner - Catering during conference - Access to trade exhibition - Conference satchel with relevant information - Conference workbook - Conference proceedings by CD Rom Technical Tours will be hosted by the conference and will go to companies who have exceled in their field.