for the volunteer leadership
June 2005, Vol. 17, No. 6
In This Issue
The 2005 ISM Board of Directors met on May 7, 2005, at the Hilton Palacio del Rio in San Antonio, just prior to the 90th Annual International Supply Management Conference.
Spread the Word: Sharing the Value of Supply Management
Volunteerism at its absolute best was celebrated at ISM's 90th Annual International Supply Management Conference and Educational Exhibit in San Antonio. The J. Shipman Award and Volunteer Appreciation Banquet was a festive evening showcasing the exemplary contributions of the best in the supply management profession. In the case of the J. Shipman Gold Medal Award, volunteerism spanning an entire career was honored. Affiliate Excellence, Persons of the Year and Groups and Forums Excellence awards celebrated accomplishments during 2004.
Summer Leadership Training Workshops are tailored specifically for the leadership of ISM affiliates. These workshops offer invaluable networking opportunities as well as sessions addressing both the tactical and strategic training necessary to run a successful affiliate.
C.P.M. and A.P.P. News
ISM has discontinued the A.P.P. Diagnostic Practice Exam on Disk, Volume 1 - Module 1, and substituted it with the equivalent C.P.M. Diagnostic Practice Exam on Disk, Volume 1 - Module 1 (#CPMDKD1).
Couldn't make it to San Antonio for the ISM 90th Annual International Supply Management Conference and Educational Exhibit? Get up to speed by checking out the Online Daily Round Up for Conference press releases, handouts, workshop summaries and the 2005 Conference Proceedings. The Online Daily Round Up can be accessed at: www.ism.ws/Conferences//education/content.cfm?ItemNumber=6936.
ISM adds to your educational and professional resources by offering the following new books. These works will be available in the June edition of ISM's Educational Resource Catalog.
Get friends and colleagues to join ISM and win a limited-edition compass, a handheld wireless device, and CASH! For more information, visit the Members Only section of the ISM Web site at www.ism.ws.