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February 2004, Vol. 16, No. 2

  • In This Issue Members Only Content

    The 2003 ISM Board of Directors Meeting, the Annual Meeting of the Members of the Institute for Supply Management, Inc.™, and the 2004 ISM Board of Directors Meeting were held on January 14, 2004, at ISM National Headquarters in Tempe, Arizona.

  • Affiliate Support Members Only Content

    Below is the list of ISM seminars for the months of March and April 2004. For seminar details, please refer to inserts published in Inside Supply Management®; call the ISM Customer Service Department at 800/888-6276 or 480/752-6276, extension 401; or log into the ISM Web site ( and select the Seminars and Online Learning link.

  • Board of Directors Update Members Only Content

    The ISM Board of Directors has officially called a meeting of the 2004 ISM Board of Directors to be held at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel in Philadelphia. The initial session will be called to order on Saturday, April 24, 2004, at 8:30 a.m. EDT.

  • Technology Members Only Content

    Thank you to all site coordinators for your help in coordinating the Satellite Seminar on February 5 — "Logistics in Supply Management." Please remind those who attended the program at your site to complete the online evaluation by February 20, 2004. The link to the evaluation form is in the Satellite Seminar area of the ISM Web site at We appreciate your help in encouraging participants to complete this evaluation. These responses are very important to us in planning future programs.

  • C.P.M. and A.P.P. News Members Only Content

    The C.P.M. and A.P.P. Program PowerPoint presentation is available at From the Home page, select Certification, then The C.P.M. Program and Exam.

  • Liner Notes Members Only Content

    In March and September, ISM affiliated associations pay semiannual dues to ISM for each of their Regular members (except academic, student, Lifetime, active duty and unemployed members). The semiannual dues invoices are based on dues previously collected by the affiliate.

  • Reminders Members Only Content

    ISM Headquarters will be closed on Monday, February 16, 2004, in observance of Presidents' Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, February 17.