Meeting/Event Information

Past Meetings

Operations Management

November 30, 2016 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Webinar

Webinar

Inside Indirect

November 30, 2016 from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM

The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa
160 E. Flamingo Rd.
Las Vegas, NV 89109

Seminar

Applying Strategic Sourcing Principles to Indirect

November 28, 2016 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa
160 E. Flamingo Rd.
Las Vegas, NV 89109

Seminar

Advanced Supplier Negotiations

November 17, 2016 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

The Olde Mill Inn

Basking Ridge, NJ

Seminar

November 16, 2016 Kalamazoo PDM

November 16, 2016 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Western Michigan University Fetzer Center
2350 Business Court
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5239
http://www.wmich.edu/fetzer/

"Supply Chain Synchronization" - Kevin Kensinger

A Clear View Of your Procurement Horizons: Highlights From This Year's Conference in Arizona

November 16, 2016 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Webinar

Free Webinar

Managing Those Pesky Stakeholders

November 15, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Webinar

Webinar

Leading Practices to Help Suppliers Do More for Your Organization

November 11, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Webinar

Webinar

Big Data to the Rescue

November 10, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Webinar

Free Webinar

ISM-GGR November 8, 2016 Professional Development Meeting

November 08, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Eberhard Center
301 W Fulton Street
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Steven Melnyk, PhD, MSU - "Emergence of the Supply Chain Leader - A New Supply Chain Manager for a New Type of Supply Chain"

Third Party Risk: Why You Should Be Benchmarking Your Program

October 26, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Webinar

Free Webinar

Keep Friends Close, Suppliers Closer: SRM Moves Beyond Relationships to Supplier Risk Management

October 19, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Webinar

Free Webinar

October 18, 2016 ISM Kalamazoo Professional Development Meeting

October 18, 2016 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Western Michigan University Fetzer Center
2350 Business Court
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5239
http://www.wmich.edu/fetzer/

"Tableau: Answers through Data Visualization"

"Commodity Trends - 2017 Outlook"

October 13, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

The Pinnacle Center
3330 Highland Dr.
Hudsonville, MI 49426
http://www.thepinnaclecenter.com/

Seminar

Engage and Retain Young Professionals

October 12, 2016 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Webinar

Webinar

ISM-GGR October 11, 2016 Professional Development Meeting

October 11, 2016 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Founders Brewing Company
235 Grandville Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
https://foundersbrewing.com/

Tour of Founders Brewing Company

Ethics and Social Responsibility

September 30, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Webinar

Webinar

What Procurement Organizations Need Most – Flexibility & Agility

September 28, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Webinar

Free Webinar

Culture & Coffee: Navigating the Middle East

September 22, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM

GVSU
201 Front Avenue SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Seminar

Do you have a 360° View of your Suppliers?

September 21, 2016 from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM

Webinar

Free Webinar

September 20, 2016 Kalamazoo PDM - “Flow: Creating and Maintaining Optimal High Performance as an Individual, Team or Organization”

September 20, 2016 from 5:15 PM to 7:00 PM

Western Michigan University Fetzer Center
2350 Business Court
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5239
http://www.wmich.edu/fetzer/

Speaker: Ted Kallman

Taking Control of Third Party Risks: Strategies to Overcome Challenges

September 14, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Webinar

Free Webinar

September 13, 2016 Professional Dinner Meeting

September 13, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

GVSU Eberhard Center
301 West Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Speaker: Tony Conant, COO at ISM

Supply Chain Must Change and What Will Happen If We Don't?

September 13, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Webinar

Free Webinar

Global Travel Procurement: Is it Time?

August 31, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Webinar

Free Webinar

Integrating Contracts with Business Process to Operationalize Compliance Performance

August 24, 2016 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Webinar

Free Webinar

Supply Chain Strategic Principles

August 16, 2016 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Webinar

Webinar

The Negotiator's Framework

July 14, 2016 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Webinar

Webinar

The Direct Materials Procurement Challenge

June 28, 2016 from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM

Webinar

Free Webinar

Getting the Right Supplier: A Key to Sustainable Supply Chain

June 08, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Webinar

Free Webinar

The Outsourcing Decision - Making it Work

June 03, 2016 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Webinar

Webinar

Mastering Indirect Procurement- 5 Keys to Success

May 26, 2016 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Webinar

Free Webinar

ISM International Conference

May 15, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM

Indianapolis

Indianapolis

ISM-GGR May 10, 2016 Professional Development Meeting

May 10, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

GVSU DeVos Center
401 W Fulton St
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Speaker: Marc S. Hochman, A.T. Kearney

Statement of Work

May 06, 2016 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Webinar

Webinar

Finding ROSA (Return On Supplier Assets) – Valuing and Managing Suppliers Strategically

April 28, 2016 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Webinar

Free Webinar

"Fact or Fiction – You Can Manage All Your Supplier Information, Transactions and Risk in One Place!"

April 26, 2016 from 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Webinar

Free Webinar

Dissecting the Supply Chain

April 22, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Webinar

Webinar

April 19, 2016 Kalamazoo PDM - "Creating Value Networks – Harnessing Disruptive Change to Create Synergy"

April 19, 2016 from 5:15 PM to 7:00 PM

WMU Fetzer Center, Kalamazoo
2350 Business Ct
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
http://www.wmich.edu/fetzer/

Speakers: Ken Jones & Joe Agostinelli

ISM-GGR April 13, 2016 All Day Seminar - "Sourcing is Change Management"

April 13, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

GVSU DeVos Center
401 W Fulton St
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Speaker: Anne Kohler, The Mpowr Group

ISM-GGR April 12, 2016 Professional Development Meeting

April 12, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

GVSU DeVos Center
401 W Fulton St
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Speaker: Anne Kohler, The Mpower Group

How to Implement a Supply Chain Risk Management Strategy That Works!

Free Webinar

13th Annual Supply Chain Management Conference

March 17, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

GVSU Eberhard Center
301 West Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

GVSU Eberhard Center

ISM-GGR March 15, 2016 Kalamazoo PDM Plant Tour

March 15, 2016 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Duncan Aviation
15745 South Airport Road
Battle Creek, MI 49015
http://www.duncanaviation.aero/

Limited Availability, RSVP soon

March 8, 2016 GGR Professional Development Meeting

March 08, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

GVSU DeVos Center
401 W Fulton St
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Speaker: Norbert Ore, Strategas Research Partners

ISM-New Jersey Webinar Series

March 04, 2016 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

New Jersey Webinar


https://www.ismnj.org/

"Terms & Conditions and What They Mean"

February 16, 2016 Kalamazoo Professional Development Meeting

February 16, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Western Michigan University Fetzer Center
2350 Business Court
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5239
http://www.wmich.edu/fetzer/

Speaker: Brian Long, PhD, C.P.M.

February 9, 2016 ISM GGR Professional Development Meeting

February 09, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

GVSU DeVos Center
401 W Fulton St
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Speaker: Brian Long, PhD, C.P.M.

"What’s Procurement’s Leadership Role in a Digital Supply Chain World?"

January 28, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

ISM


https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7164152055869072642

Webcast

ISM-GGR January 12, 2016 Professional Development Meeting

January 12, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

GVSU DeVos Center
401 W Fulton St
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Speaker: Jeff Kissinger, GRCC