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ISM Central Ohio
ISM Affiliate
Committed to create a world-class practice of supply chain management
that drives value and competitive advantage.

ISM Central Ohio
Scholarship Programs
Two scholarship programs available.
• The first is for current ISM Central Ohio members interested in obtaining their CPSM and CPSD certifications. 
• The second is to any student currently enrolled in a central Ohio university pursuing a supply chain undergraduate or graduate degree. 
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2017 ISM-Twin Cities

Twentieth Annual Regional Education Conference

Oct.9th & 10th

Educating, Developing, and Leading in Supply Management

 Increase your knowledge base to carrying out essential job duties efficiently and effectively. 

This conference qualifies for 12 continuing education hours.

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2017 ISM Salary Survey

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Dinner Meeting
October 9th



Presented by Mike Mahoney

Managing Director, ClearEdge Partners

Brio Polaris

Explore and apply lessons learned from thousands of customer engagements into a simple and focused list of best practices for maximizing negotiating leverage.

This session will focus on:

  • Understanding the three key sources of leverage: Timing, Plan Bs and Uncertainty
  • How to control the valuation logic with a conservative spending model
  • The importance of having a framework for continuous deal inspection
                                 Event Flyer Register

Register by Sept. 29th and save 30%


Inside Supply Management

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       Upcoming 2017-2018
         Dinner Meetings

Month Date Topic
Oct. 9th Principals of Leverage Management
Nov. 13th Leading Practices for Suppliers
To Do More
Feb. 12th Coming Soon
Mar. 12th Coming Soon
Apr. 9th Coming Soon
May 14th Coming Soon


Dinner Meeting
November 13th


Leading Practices to Help Suppliers

Do More for Your Organization

Presented by Jeffrey Berk

COO, Performitiv

Brio Polaris

This presentation will explore practices that can lead to bottom-line savings and increased performance from your suppliers. Through discussions with procurement and supply chain executives, as well as suppliers and client success teams, Jeffrey has created a short-list of ‘better’ practices that can have your suppliers do more for you.

  • According to research, a focus on supplier management can result in 10% bottom-line performance improvement.
  • Many companies are dissatisfied with supplier performance citing 71% of organizations are ready and willing to switch suppliers.


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Register by Nov. 5th and save 30%