ISM-Buffalo, Inc.

A Chapter of the Institute for Supply Management working together to advance the profession of supply management.

ISM—Buffalo's Leading Supply Management Professionals 

Since its inception in 1904, ISM—Buffalo, Inc. has strived to provide opportunities for the professional development of our membership through educational and networking opportunities designed to increase knowledge within the supply management profession.

As one of over 65 chapters of Institute for Supply Management® (ISM®), ISM—Buffalo's membership is comprised of Supply Management Professionals who are at different points in their careers from many different industries in Western New York.

Upcoming Events

October

12

2022

Chapter Meeting

ISM-Buffalo Leveraging LinkedIn for Personal and Professional Growth

Join us for this engaging session with Claire Stroh Petrie where we’ll discuss using LinkedIn to leverage your personal and employer brand.

Location: The Irishman Pub and Eatery, 5601 Main Street, Williamsville, NY 14221

Are you an ISM Student Member? Contact ISM Member Services to inquire about the special rate available.

Sponsor: 050 ISM-Buffalo, Inc.
Williamsville, NY
Claire Stroh Petrie

October

13

2022

MEMBER WEBINAR
Member Only

Quarterly State of Risk Update

Join the executive leaders from ISM and Resilinc as they come together as part of a quarterly series to discuss the latest and emerging risks and disruptions impacting global supply chains. ISM CEO Tom Derry and Resilinc CEO Bindiya Vakil will also provide insights based on respective data and research from both organizations.

Online

October

20

2022

MEMBER WEBINAR
Member Only

Data and Analytics – Shaping the Future of Supply Chain Management

Data analytics continues to emerge as a competitive advantage for successful supply chains. In this session, you will discover: industry trends from the ISM 2022 Data and Analytics survey; challenges and opportunities facing the profession; and ISM’s ability to enable your success.

Online

Message from the President

Welcome! On behalf of the ISM-Buffalo Board of Directors, I encourage you to explore our newly launched website and learn more about all we have to offer the supply chain profession!

ISM-Buffalo is a non-profit association, run primarily by volunteers. Our focus is on education, professional development, and networking for those in all aspects of supply chain management. Our chapter has monthly educational dinner meetings where we discuss topics relevant to today’s SCM professional and, of course, networking opportunities with your peers. Our education team has planned webinars on a variety of topics that are offered monthly via Zoom. Full-Day seminars are offered twice a year and we are again able to add plant tours to our schedule of events.

Not a member of ISM-Buffalo, Inc.?
Although you don’t need to be a member to attend our events, you should consider joining us. Becoming an ISM member offers many benefits at both the local and global level.

Interested in staying in touch and learning about our activities as they are announced? Sign up to receive our newsletter “Buffalo Buylines” and updates on events.

If you have any questions or suggestions, please contact our office.  We are always looking for volunteers to be involved in planning and organizing our chapter activities. Contact us at ismbuf@ismbuffalo.com or call 716.648.0972.

Sincerely,
Jayson DeGolier, CPSM, CPSD, CPIM, ICBB

President, ISM-Buffalo, Inc.

Supply Management News & Reports

Taking Out the ‘Garbage Data’

September 13, 2022
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Your membership in ISM will provide a powerful path to stay connected, engaged, and up-to-date with everything happening in supply management. Serious procurement and supply chain professionals are dedicated to staying in the know about their profession and staying at the top of their game. An ISM membership will provide you with that and more.

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Women’s Supply Management Community

This is an inclusive and welcoming group, and all who wish to celebrate and empower women practicing within the supply management profession are invited. This group is for creating connections, networking, celebrating successes, sharing news, tips, stories, job opportunities, ideas and empowerment for women within the supply management field.

We encourage you to share your supply chain questions, thoughts, ideas, and comments with ISM and other group members.

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