The Indian Institute of Materials Management (IIMM) will host APCON 2013 (Asia-Pacific conference), the flagship event of the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management (IFPSM), on May 16 and 17 in Bangalore. This event will bring together top management executives and supply chain management (SCM) professionals from around the world. The conference is back in India after 11 years. It will be held at the Hotel Sheraton, Bangalore, to serve as a platform for industry experts to network and exchange ideas on the sector.