Face-to-Face Classroom

In-Person Seminars to Accelerate Your Skills

ISM, the leader in supply management education, offers supply management seminars nationwide. These in-person, in-depth learning opportunities bring you face-to-face with experts in supply chain management. With numerous topics geared toward all competency levels, there’s something for everyone, no matter where you’re at in your career.

Not only will you connect with experts in your field, but you’ll benefit from the interaction with your peers in a unique focused classroom-style setting. When the class ends, participants leave with a new network of peers for ongoing support. Our goal is that you’ll leave armed with new skills and knowledge to apply immediately in your role.


Here’s what past participants say about their ISM classroom experience…

The instructor was truly exceptional. He was engaging and wanted the presentation to be informational and collaborative. I want to take another course with him."

The instructor has the ability to blend real-world examples with the concepts being presented to bring it all together."

Excellent instructor with real world experiences that he shared with the group. Templates were exactly what I hoped to gain from this course. It makes implementation quick and easy."

Supply chain gets looked at to find cost savings every day. There was a lot of information in these three days that will allow me to approach that task in a new way."

The information provided was timely and allows those who receive the information AND APPLY IT to be some of the best in the role."

This was probably one of the most valuable courses that I have taken, as it relates to my role. I received many practical tools as well as concepts, rather than just one over the other."

The Benefits of Face-to-Face Supply Management Education


Our supply management seminars are created in collaboration with the industry’s leading subject matter experts, resulting in the most relevant education available in supply management.

Real-World Experience

ISM partners with our industry’s best instructors, who have a wealth of real-world experience to weave into the training. You’ll leave with new skills that are immediately applicable in your role.


Not only will you gain from expert-led instruction, but you’ll have ample time to connect and network with your peers in a unique classroom-style learning environment to broaden your professional network.

Ready to Advance as a Supply Management Professional?

Explore the education calendar to discover the topics, locations and dates of upcoming classes.

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Upcoming Classroom Education

  • April



    This year, we're taking on economic trends, sustainability, reshoring, risk, talent, and more. Don't miss out on the opportunity to have meaningful conversations and build valuable connections with supply management leaders like you, while tackling the future of the profession.

    This event is for direct reports to senior executive and other current and emerging leaders.

  • May



    The ISM World in-person only experience gives you the opportunity to be face-to-face with thought leaders, peers and suppliers and have dedicated time to build your network and expand your knowledge on critical topics impacting the supply management profession. Get inspired by amazing keynotes, interact in engaging breakout sessions and have fun swapping supply chain “wins” (and war stories) in a variety of attendee celebrations and small group experiences.


    THINK YOU WANT THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS? Consider the ISM World all-access pass. Learn more. Read more about the All Access Pass

    Grapevine, TX
  • May



    The ISM World all-access pass combines the best of both worlds. You get the in-person experience and the time to dedicate to networking, supplier discovery and the specific supply management breakout sessions you select to attend onsite. In addition, you get 90-day access following the conference to a library of the breakout sessions you may have missed or would like to watch again. It’s the ultimate package extending your conference education beyond the live event to maximize your value.
    Grapevine, TX
  • May



    The ISM Awards Gala is a black tie event to celebrate both individual and organizational award winners for the 2022 awards program. Guests will be able to rub elbows with the best and brightest of the profession and celebrating the incredible feats of both individuals and organizations.

    The gala includes a cocktail reception, awards presentation and sit down dinner followed by music and dancing. Purchase individual tickets here or contact our ISM Member Services  to purchase a table for your team.

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ISM not only provides training for individuals, but provides education for teams from classroom to virtual group learning.

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