ISM-Memphis announces 2013-14 Educational Events

NAPM-Memphis is now ISM-Memphis!

Save these dates on your calendar for these educational events and networking opportunities presented by your affiliate of the Institute of Supply Management (ISM). The Professional Development Committee is working to provide you with five educational events during the 2013-14 membership year. Here's the lineup:

9/17/2013 We engaged Dr. Ernest. Nichols, Director of the FedEx Center for Supply Chain Management who talked with us about Supply Management at the University of Memphis

11/19/2013 We've engaged Mr. John W. Simmons, Attorney at Law with Littler Mendelson, to share with us a Lawyer's view of contracting with suppliers.

1/21/2014 We've engaged Ms. Martha Perine Beard, Federal Reserve Regional Director, talk about the role of the Federal Reserve in the country's economics and Dr. Jeff Wallace to speak on the local economics that will affect our businesses. We've also invited the APICS membership to join us.

3/18/2014 This is planned to be bosses night. Bring your boss to hear a local company CPO (yet to be identified) talk about buying skills of the future

5/20/2014 We've planned to have Mr. David Williams, President/CEO of Leadership Memphis discuss with us what it takes to get ahead in today's world