The Power of the Services Supply Chain: Strategies and Integration

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An ISM Services Group Program

St. John's University
New York, NY
June 2, 2005
Enrollment is Limited —
Register Early

Spend the day with some of industry's leading experts.
Learn from their experience and how they integrate real solutions to achieve significant results.

Pfizer, Inc. | IBM Corporation | MeadWestvaco Corporation | Tyco International, Inc.

Become a more effective force within your organization by attending this new Services Group Program. Discover valuable insights to new strategies and integration initiatives to help you contain and even lower costs that are associated with purchasing services.

Leave with plenty to think about, because this one-day event is filled with back-to-back sessions that demonstrate real-life ideas that you can use immediately.

Minimize your time away from the office by attending this one-day event and participating in every session. Topics include:

  • Consume in Moderation: Strategies to Contain the Cost of Professional Services
  • Optimizing an Integrated On-Demand Supply Chain for Services
  • Gearing Up to Lower the Services Spend
  • Attacking Nontraditional Spend: How Tyco Is Sourcing Services
Who Should Attend

Supply management professionals in the manufacturing and non-manufacturing sectors who are responsible for services procurement. Team leaders, project managers, members of cross-functional teams, as well as professionals with a solid foundation in supply management will profit from this experience.

Why You Should Attend

…only 26 percent of services purchasing is managed by supply management professionals.

This program provides sessions that demonstrate how you can strategically enhance your current process and realize a considerable return on investment. Discover proven and advanced strategies and tactics that when combined create a powerful influence within your organization.

Select Supplier Showcase

Take a break and visit our Select Supplier Showcase during breakfast, breaks and lunch. Connect with suppliers and find out how to strengthen your network!

Earn 6.25 Continuing Education Hours (CEHs) when you attend this one-day event!

Presented by

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NAPM—New York, Inc.
NAPM—New Jersey, Inc.
NAPM—Seven Counties, Inc.


Elance is the leading provider of software solutions for Services Supply Management (SSM) that improve the way companies buy and manage outsourced services - one of the largest components of corporate spending. With the Elance Enterprise application suite, Global 2000 enterprises can reduce costs by 8-17%, improve service quality, ensure compliance and bring visibility and control to their services supply chain. Elance also provides Elance Online, a Web-based solution that enables small- and medium-sized businesses to easily outsource projects to a global pool of high-quality service providers. For more information on Elance, please call 650-316-7500 or visit


eWork offers a complete services procurement solution to take the pain out of the hiring, managing and settling of payments related to contractors and consultants. With our simple and automated services, companies are empowered with the tools and information necessary to streamline vendor management and maintain compliance while reducing business costs. To learn more please call 800-983-9737 or visit


IQNavigator is the leading global provider of services procurement and optimization solutions that enable Fortune 500 companies to increase profitability by reducing and controlling costs for all types of outside services spending worldwide. By leveraging the IQNavigator solution to source, procure and manage outside services spending, organizations quickly achieve significant cost reductions and ensure compliance with both internal policies and government regulations.


By focusing exclusively on relocation, Primacy has become one of the five largest third-party relocation resources in the world, and the first choice among discerning companies. Primacy focuses its business on process improvement in both client and transferee satisfaction, delivering the highest levels of service and value to Global 1000 customers and beyond.


ProcureStaff provides true next generation human capital management e-procurement systems, consulting and managed service delivery. Our systems and services lower contract labor, project services and commodities spend, reduce sourcing cycle time and increase the procurement ROI. We provide our Global 1000 clients with rapid cost savings and sophisticated e-procurement control.

St. John's University

As one of the most distinguished graduate schools of business in the New York area, The Peter J. Tobin College of Business at St. John's has, for nearly eight decades, consistently produced principled graduates known for their business acumen, leadership and vision. Its educational programs, combined with progressive technology, provide practical experience, a solid base of knowledge, strong ethical foundations and the global perspective graduates need to make immediate and valuable contributions as business professionals and leaders. Its alumni have made their marks in all areas of commerce — as entrepreneurs, small-business owners and executives in both the for-profit and nonprofit domains.