The 20th Annual North American Research/Teaching Symposium on Purchasing and Supply Chain Management will be held March 11-12, 2010 at the Embassy Suites, Tempe, Arizona. This event provides a unique forum for academicians and practitioners to share completed research, discuss future research programs and discuss instructional issues. It serves to motivate involvement in rigorous and relevant research as well as supporting creation of collaborative research agendas and publications. The prime objectives for participation include encouraging increased interdisciplinary research in purchasing and supply management. The program is addressed by senior business leaders, provocative panel discussions, presentations of competitively selected original research papers, sessions on instructional techniques and material, and scheduled time for informal discussion and collaboration.
Call for Presentations and Program Announcement Brochure PDF (1000 KB)
A signed Author Agreement is required for all authors listed on the paper. The form can be found on the Web site at http://www.ism.ws/files/Education/NARTSAuthorAgreement.pdf.
You may wish to review current NARTS Proceedings online to see formatting. They are available at http://www.ism.ws/education/content.cfm?ItemNumber=17715&navItemNumber=5580.
The 20th Annual North American Research and Teaching Symposium on Purchasing and Supply Chain Management is sponsored by the Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM), Educational Resources Committee, CAPS Research, and the Purchasing Management Association of Canada (PMAC).