FOR RELEASE: December 12, 2005
|ISM Public Relations|
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TEMPE, Ariz., December 12, 2005 — Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM) invites supply management professionals who are candidates for the C.P.M. Exam to optimize their time and travel resources during the 91st Annual International Supply Management Conference and Educational Exhibit, May 7-10, 2006 in Minneapolis, Minn. Candidates for the Certified Purchasing Manager (C.P.M.) written examination can take advantage of a special half-price offer on Modules offered on Wednesday, May 10, 2006.
To secure your seat for one, two, or up to three exam modules at the Minneapolis Convention Center, simply register for the complete Conference or a two-day pre-Conference seminar. Exam modules and testing times are listed online at www.ism.ws. Exam fees of $120 per module for ISM members and $160 per module for non-members will apply to attendees who do not register for the complete Conference or a two-day pre-Conference seminar. Space is limited and candidates are encouraged to register early to allow time to confirm times and ensure they have not scheduled overlapping modules.
Exam registrations are not confirmed until Conference registrants receive a confirmation letter from ISM Customer Service. For more information call Customer Service at 800/888-6276, or 480/752-6276, extension 401. Information on ISM certification resources is available online at www.ism.ws/Certification.
As the oldest and largest supply management institute in the world, the mission of the Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM) is to lead supply management. ISM defines supply management as the identification, acquisition, access, positioning and management of resources the organization needs or potentially needs in the attainment of its strategic objectives. By executing and extending its mission through education, research, standards of excellence, influence building and information dissemination — including the renowned monthly ISM Report On Business® — ISM continues to extend the global impact of supply management. ISM's membership base includes more than 40,000 supply management professionals in 75 countries. Supply management professionals are responsible for trillions of dollars in the purchases of products and services annually. ISM is a member of the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management (IFPSM). Visit ISM's Media Room at www.ism.ws, Quick Search: QS130.