One Month Only — ISM Invites Workshop Proposals for Orlando 2011

FOR RELEASE: June 24, 2010

Call for Presentations for 96th Annual International Supply Management Conference is July 1-July 31, 2010.

(Tempe, Ariz.) June 24, 2010 — Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM) announces its Call for Presentations 2011. ISM's 96th Annual International Supply Management Conference and Educational Exhibit will take place in Orlando, Florida on May 15-18, 2011. ISM invites supply management professionals to tell their stories, share their successes and inspire others. Proposals for this well-known and respected Conference will be accepted from July 1-31, 2010.

ISM seeks proposals from supply management leaders representing all sectors of the field, including manufacturing, non-manufacturing, services, institutional and public. Creative and innovative approaches are also encouraged. Presenters should be prepared to share management successes, best practices, and tools and techniques with their audience. Most workshops are 60 minutes long and include a question-and-answer period for those who attend. More than 2,200 attendees are expected at the 2011 Conference — more than half of those will hold the title of manager or above.

For complete information on the call process, visit www.ism.ws/education/content.cfm?ItemNumber=20470.

As the largest supply management institute in the world, the mission of Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM) is to lead supply management. 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 is a not-for-profit membership association serving more than 40,000 supply management professionals in 75 countries. ISM offers credentialing to professionals around the world with the Certified Professional in Supply Management® (CPSM®) qualification. ISM is a member of the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management (IFPSM).


Media Contact:
ISM Public Relations
800/888-6276
Jean McHale, extension 3143
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