ism-sem calendar

  • April 30, 2014
  • Legal Briefing Sessions - Best Practices for Successful Contracts
  • Location: 39555 Orchard Hill Place, Novi, Michigan
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  • May 15, 2014
  • ISM-SEM Member Meeting: Thomas.net presentation on e-catalogs and marketplaces for MRO
  • Location: AIAG Headquarters, Southfield, MI
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  • June 04, 2014
  • Legal Briefing Sessions - Purchasing Web-Based Services and Conducting e-Commerce
  • Location: 39555 Orchard Hill Place, Novi, Michigan
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  • September 18, 2014
  • ISM-SEM Member Meeting: Supplier Alliances, Strategic Sourcing and Total Cost
  • Location: Marriott Detroit Livonia - 17100 Laurel Park Drive North - Livonia, Michigan 48152
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  • October 16, 2014
  • ISM-SEM Member Meeting: Lean Logistics in Healthcare
  • Location: Location to be Determined
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other events of interest

  • April 25, 2014
  • PMI Great Lakes 13th Annual Spring Symposium
  • Location: Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi MI
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  • May 21, 2014
  • APD Seminar: Strategic Negotiations Training
  • Location: Embassy Suites Detroit - Livonia/Novi, 19525 Victor Parkway
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  • June 18, 2014 - June 19, 2014
  • APD Seminar: Understanding and Managing Material Cost
  • Location: Embassy Suites Detroit - Livonia/Novi, 19525 Victor Parkway
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  • September 17, 2014
  • APD Seminar: Commodity and Product Leadership
  • Location: Embassy Suites Detroit - Livonia/Novi, 19525 Victor Parkway
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  • October 22, 2014 - December 31, 1969
  • APD Seminar: Strategic Negotiations Training
  • Location: Embassy Suites Detroit - Livonia/Novi, 19525 Victor Parkway
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INSTITUTE FOR SUPPLY MANAGEMENT - SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN

The mission of ISM - Southeast Michigan is to serve our members as an affiliate of the Institute for Supply Management by providing superior opportunities for education, networking, and career enhancement as a means of advancing and promoting the leading edge practices and profession of Purchasing and Supply Management.

ISM - Southeast Michigan (ISM - SEM) is an Affiliate (04-170) of the Institute for Supply Management (ISM), Headquartered in Tempe, AZ.  

Our local affiliate in Southeast Michigan has approximately 350 members. Founded in 1915, the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) is one of the most respected educational associations in the United States. ISM is a communication link with more than 40,000 purchasing and supply management professionals. Full Membership in ISM - SEM entitles you to all benefits of both our Local and the National Organization. Both ISM and ISM - SEM are not-for-profit associations.

Monthly dinner meetings are held at multiple locations in and around Metro Detroit and consist of a mini-seminar, followed by a sit-down dinner, and completed with an after dinner key-note speaker. Annual membership dues are $270.00 which includes the cost of all of the monthly dinner meetings, and guest attendance is generally $35.00 per meeting. 

Membership requirements are simple. Anyone whose primary responsibilities are in procurement, logistics, supply chain or materials management is a candidate. The most important requirement is a thirst for knowledge, continuous improvement, and ongoing professional development.

For a full list of membership requirements, click here.

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Jeff Abraham, Stevens Worldwide
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