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Membership

ISM-Twin Cities is a local affiliate of the ISM-Global international organization.  A membership in ISM offers an exciting array of benefits for anyone in the Supply Management field. 

Membership Renewal
Members must log in to the ISM-Global website to renew their membership.  You can renew your membership on-line at www.instituteforsupplymanagement.org or by calling ISM Member Services at 480.752.6276 option 8.  You will need a credit card to renew.

Benefits of Membership

ISM-Twin Cities

  • A local network for supply chain professionals to exchange ideas, discuss concepts and seek help with sourcing and supply chain problems and opportunities.

  • Monthly professional development meetings with best practice presentations which provide our members best-in-class ideas and networking opportunities. These meetings are available to chapter members for NO charge.

  • Local training seminars for our members’ professional development and preparation classes for CPSM certification exams. Members receive significant discounts to attend all our seminars.

  • An exceptional 2-day Fall Conference Subject matter experts present innovative ideas and best practices for 80+ supply management professionals.

  • Our chapter website www.ism-twincities.org provides access to best practice presentations, job opportunities, a calendar of events, and much more.

 

ISM-Global

  • Full access to the global ISM website (instituteforsupplymanagement.org). Resources include tools and templates, a sourcing guide, exclusive content, industry research and more!

  • Subscription to an outstanding monthly journal, Inside Supply Management.

  • Member Monday – Supply management resources delivered to your inbox each Monday – from tools to templates to industry leading articles and white papers.

  • Members Only Webinars – Earn up to 12 CEH’s each year by attending these monthly webinars excusive and free to all ISM members. Subject matter experts present on a wide range of topics including blockchain, category management, and managing complex spend.

  • Preferred pricing on all ISM products and services.

  • Your path to certification – Set yourself apart from the competition in supply management.  Your membership includes preferred pricing on certification preparation materials and exams


Eligibility

  • Any person interested in the supply management field shall be eligible to be a member of ISM provided that such person does not solicit business on behalf of his or her employer during meetings.

  • A person with a full-time appointment as a teacher, research specialist, department head, director or dean of a college, university, or other academic institution whose academic responsibility includes purchasing management or other related fields or subjects. Academic members receive a special annual rate.

  • An undergraduate or graduate student enrolled full time in an accredited community college or four-year university. Student members receive a special annual rate.

  • A person who is engaged in the business of providing consulting services primarily in the field of purchasing management and materials management on the condition that such person does not solicit members of an affiliated association for consulting engagements
     


Membership Types/Dues
ISM-Twin Cities, Inc. has transitioned to a centralized billing program. Your renewal notice will now come from ISM, 90 days prior to your expiration date. 

Renewing online is easy. To get started, log in to your account atwww.instituteforsupplymanagement.org

New or expired members can also contact our ISM Member Services at 480.752.6276 option 8.


New
Regular — (ISM & ISM-TC Membership)

ISM-Twin Cities Yearly Dues

$140.00

ISM yearly dues

$190.00

ISM One Time administrative fee

$  50.00

TOTAL:

$380.00


Renewing Regular — (ISM & ISM-TC Membership)

ISM-Twin Cities Yearly Dues

$140.00

ISM Yearly dues

$190.00

TOTAL:

$330.00

 

Academic Membership
This is available to full time students and instructors in the supply management field.   This member has the privileges of a Regular Member, including the right to vote. Academic and student members receive a deeply discounted membership.  Contact ISM at 480.752.6276 option 8 for more information.