ISM—Buffalo offers a full schedule of programs including educational dinner meetings from September through June, as well as periodic webinars, seminars, plant tours and social events. Our monthly newsletter, Buffalo Buylines, features information about programs, chapter activities and news. We offer advertising in the newsletter.
We're starting off our 2023-2024 program year with one of our most popular speakers, Jack Ampuja of Supply Chain Optimizers and Niagara University. On September 13 he will conduct a Team Decision Making Workshop during our dinner meeting at Big Ditch Brewing Co. On October 18 ISM-Buffalo lends its endorsement and support to the WNY Facilities Management Expo at the Hamburg Fairgrounds Event Center. Invite those responsible for MRO buying and facilities operations and maintenance; admission is free. Take a look at the calendar for upcoming events.
Each May we hold our annual meeting featuring election of officers and directors to serve our membership. Candidates are listed in this issue and will be elected during our May 10 dinner meeting. Featured presentation is with our friend John Hogg of Straight-Forward Consulting sharing his insights with a talk on "What a Long Strange Trip It's Been - the Post-Covid Supply Chain Journey." Our annual Golf Outing is coming up on June 9; information within the newsletter; all are welcome.
This month we have two educational events to offer! On April 3 we are meeting with our new Student Supply Chain Managment Club at Niagara University. Then our monthly educational dinner meeting on April 11 is a joint program with our colleagues in the PMI (Project Management Institute) Buffalo Chapter. Look inside details and for upcoming events including our popular Golf Outing on Friday, June 9th.
Our March newsletter features our monthly Educational Dinner Meeting on Wednesday, March 8. Join us for "Accountability in Strategic Leadership: Building Trust and Driving Results" with Sallie Herberger, The Growth Coach of WNY. This is a great personal and professional growth subject for all! Applications are now being accepted for our annual scholarship; see details within the newsletter.
Featured in our January 2023 newsletter: Educational Dinner Meeting on Wednesday, January 11, 2023 with PJ Bellomo of P1ston presenting a program titled "Supply Chains & Unicorns - Known to Everyone, Seen by No One" (Practical Steps for Supply Chain Visibility). The dinner meeting is taking place at Chef's Restaurant in downtown Buffalo. This issue also includes: Calendar of Events, Local PMI Report, William Conners Memorial Professional Development Grant information, and ISM-NJ webinars.
Join ISM-Buffalo friends for a Holiday Social & Team Building Event on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at AMF Airport Lanes.
In October we have our in-person dinner meeting on October 12th featuring the use of LinkedIn for Personal and Professional Growth. The following week, on October 19th we will have a booth at the annual Facilities Management & Maintenance Expo taking place at the Hamburg Fairgrounds Event Center. Invite your associates who are involved in facilities maintenance and MRO buyers. Visit the FM Expo website for more informaton and to register for this free event.
Monthly newsletter featuring our 2022-23 Board of Directors and upcoming events including: Installation & Awards Dinner on June 8; Golf Outing on June 10; Webinar on "Relational Business Models to Support Supply Chain Resiliency" on June 29; Webinar on "Russia's Invasion of Ukraine, COVID & Future Supply Chain Disruptions in 2022" on August 24; and more.
Monthly newsletter featuring our April 12 educational dinner meeting, April 27 webinar, June 10 golf outing and other coming events. Also featuring a story of one of our local members who was selected by ISM as a "30 Under 30 Rising Supply Chain Star".