We wanted to remind our readers that the premier supply management conference of the year is nearing along with the opportunity for you to still obtain a 40 percent discount in registration along with a complimentary copy of Alan Mulally’s book on his experiences leading Ford. The discount offer expires on Monday of next week, so time is of the essence.  ISM 2015 Conference Logo

The Institute for Supply Management’s (ISM) ISM2016 conference will be held from May 15-18, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana at the Indiana Convention Center. The themes chosen for this year’s conference is: Proactive-Disruptive-Productive and includes a great line-up of speakers, sessions and networking opportunities.

Keynote speakers include Alan Mulally, former President and CEO of Ford Motor Company, along with former corporate lawyer and negotiations consultant Susan Cain, author of the best-selling book, Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking. Susan Schwab, former U.S. Trade Alan_Mulally_2Representative and current Professor of Public Policy at the University of Maryland will lead a discussion on the ISM Report on Business® and the future of the economy. Ms. Schwab was integral in the initial launch of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade negotiations and she will further address how the TPP relates to the future of supply management.

For more detailed information on ISM 2016 learning tracks, sessions and registration, you can visit the dedicated conference website or by double clicking on the ISM 2016 conference logo appearing in the Upcoming Conferences panel of Supply Chain Matters. Be sure to utilize the promotional code: ICON16! to take advantage of the limited registration discount offer.